Wardell Quezergue has been a professional musician since he was 12 years old. Now 79, Quezergue is still arranging and producing records for the likes of Dr. John, Paul Simon, and Willie Nelson -- adding to a long list of musical luminaries including Earl King, Professor Longhair, and James Booker.
New Orleans – The musical mecca, otherwise known as Jazz Fest is pulling out all the stops as it's 40th annual bash comes to a close this weekend. In addition to a stellar musical line-up, we founmd two points of interest... one will soothe your cultural soul, the other will satisfy your sweet tooth.
New Orleans, LA – As a child, New Orleans singer Phillip Manuel was personally encouraged to perform by Grammy-award winner Aaron Neville. Jazz is his forte, but for the past year-and-a-half, singing R&B has moved to the forefront. Hal Clark talks with Phillip Manuel. Phillip Manuel will perform live at the Royal Palm Restaurant's Coconut Club Ladies' Night, 1901 Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey from 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. on Thursday April 30th.