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Title Songs and stories from the road [sound recording] : [from] American routes, with Nick Spitzer.

Publication Info. [United States?] : HighBridge Audio, [2008]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Geneseo PL Audio Visual - GPLG-7  CD 780.909 SP    AVAILABLE
Edition Unabridged edition.
Description 2 audio discs (2 1/2 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
performed music prm rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
Performer Nick Spitzer, host of the radio program American Routes, narrator ; various musical performers.
Event Broadcast from radio station KRVS, Lafayette, La.
Note Selections previously released.
Compact discs.
Contents disc 1. Introduction with Nick Spitzer -- Dave Brubeck -- Antique Radio Museum, St. Louis -- Tom Waits -- Tito Puente -- Rufus Thomas -- Sea Breeze Beach.
disc 2. Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller -- Nina Simone -- Dolly Parton -- Jerry Garcia -- Feufollet -- Tremé Sidewalk Steppers and Rebirth Brass Band Second Line.
Summary In his weekly radio program heard on NPR, folklorist Spitzer leads listeners on a lively journey through American music and the evolution of its many styles from A (avant-garde) to Z (zydeco). Featured segments include Dave Brubeck, Jerry Wexler, Dr. John, Ray Charles, the Antique Radio Museum, and New Orleans street sounds.
Language Sung in English, French, or Spanish; narration in English.
Subject Blues (Music)
Zydeco music.
Spirituals (Songs)
Jazz vocals.
Rock music.
Bluegrass music.
Radio programs, Musical -- Louisiana.
Genre/Form Nonfiction radio programs.
Added Author Spitzer, Nicholas R.
Brubeck, Dave.
Waits, Tom, 1949-
Puente, Tito, 1923-2000.
Thomas, Rufus, 1917-2001.
Leiber, Jerry.
Stoller, Mike.
Simone, Nina, 1933-2003.
Parton, Dolly.
Garcia, Jerry, 1942-1995.
Antique Radio Museum.
Feufollet (Musical group)
Tremé Sidewalk Steppers.
Rebirth Brass Band.
KRVS (Radio station : Lafayette, La.)
Public Radio International.
Added Title American routes : songs and stories from the road
American routes (Radio program)
ISBN 9781598876253
Music No. 797625 HighBridge Audio

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