Thrill to the best in American roots music with singer-songwriter Patty Griffin and New Orleans rockers The Revivalists. Griffin and her backing duo perform songs from her self-titled LP. The Revivalists play tunes from their album “Take Good Care.
The blue-eyed soul Louisiana native wows with his R&B-inflected voice and guitar, and ace New Orleans-style band. He plays his hits including “Home” and, from his new album, “Baton Rouge” and “Easy to Love,” the title track. Broussard gives an honest interview full of Bayou charm and family history.
Host Bobby Chinn samples Cajun and Creole cuisine in New Orleans and the surrounding Bayou country where he discovers the local fare in Vicksburg and Natchez, Mississippi.
As a young boy growing up in Lafayette, Louisiana, Victor Marx was beaten, electrocuted, and tortured by his stepfather. By the time he graduated from high school, he was “using drugs, fighting and stealing.