George Porter, Jr. The heartbeat of the New Orleans All-Star Jam-Balaya event on August 24 -- reviewed in detail here -- was George Porter, Jr., one of the great bassists in modern musical history. Westword recently conducted an extended chat with Porter in the context of his current band, Porter ... More >>
George Porter is the bassist for Porter Batiste Stoltz, a three-piece whose mammoth grooves have made the players favorites among jam-band aficionados – but he's also a whole lot more. As a founding member of the Meters, a classic New Orleans combo, he helped establish a Big Easy sound that’s de ... More >>
Saturday, December 11, Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom, 303-297-1772.
John Mooney's voodoo blues have an impressive lineage.
Deke Dickerson and the Ecco-fonics echo the happy days of Fifties rock.
THIS YEAR'S CHRISTMAS DISCS PROVIDE SOME ROUGH SLEDDING.