Arlee Leonard: Beautiful and talented daugter of David & Roselyn, recipient of the Dakota Stattton Emerging Jazz Artist award.
Eddie Bo: The website of one of the funkiest piano players in the world, carrying the great tradition of the New Orleans piano professors into the future. Eddie was a pioneer of funk, and is an eternal classic; not to mention a lovely human being as well!
Gong Show: David and Roselyn made an appearance on the Gong show in 1977. They won of course!
Jose Torres Tama: is a multi - disciplinary artist exploring the effects of media on issues of cultural identity and race relations in the US through performance art, bilingual poetry, essays, and the visual arts. He is the recipient of a 1998-99 Theater Fellowship awarded to him by the Louisiana Division of the Arts
Louisiana Music Factory: Owned by Jerry Brock, the founder of WWOZ radio (above) and a top authority on Louisiana music, the factory boasts a rich inventory of New Orleans and Louisiana CDs, books, vinyl, and t-shirts, both current and rare. The best place to go to buy anything related to Louisiana music.
Louisiana Jukebox: "Started in 1996, the two-time CableACE winning "Louisiana Jukebox" was created to showcase and promote one of our state's greatest natural resources - its musicians. Viewers can tune in each week to catch live performances by three different Louisiana artists - plus music news, interviews and videos. All in just one hour."
The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival: Another one of the best music festivals in the world - this one can't be missed! We are regulars at the fest, so if you attend, be sure and catch our performance. Or if you see us on the grounds just enjoying all of the wonderful music, please stop and say hi!
Offbeat Magazine New Orleans and Louisiana music's Rolling Stone. The most extensive and authoritative information on New Orleans and Louisina music on the web.
PBS: "The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), is home to more than 350 television show companion sites in addition to Web-original sites. PBS Online hosts interactive content for everyone - including kids, parents, educators, and the general audience."
River of Song: This links you to our page on the "River of Song" page on the PBS site! Explore the whole site, it's really beautiful!
Smithsonian Institute: "Established in 1846, the Smithsonian is the "national museum" of the United States, holding some 140 million artifacts and specimens in its trust for the increase and diffusion of knowledge. The Institution is also a center for research dedicated to public education, national service, and scholarship in the arts, sciences, and history. The Smithsonian is composed of sixteen museums and galleries and the National Zoo and numerous research facilities in the United States and abroad." David and Roselyn were a subject of the Smithsonian's documentary "River of Song," seen on PBS.
The Umbria Jazz Festival: One of the top jazz festivals in the world. We had a great time performing there!
WWOZ: The best radio station on earth! WWOZ plays New Orleans and Louisiana music, and roots music from arounf the world. Listen to them through the Internet! Their live broadcast from the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival is an annual event with listeners spanning the globe. WWOZ is a volunteer - operated, community radio station.
Zucchero: Italy's top-selling pop/blues artist saw David and Roselyn playing on Royal St. in New Orleans, put themin his Spirito d'Vino video, and invited them to tour Italy with him!