September 25, 2017

Arts and Culture

Saturday Open Thread: African American Women Bandleaders

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.! We conclude our series on African American Women Bandleaders with....   EVELYN BUNDY TAYLOR … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: African American Women Bandleaders

HAPPY FRIDAY, P.O.U.! We continue our series on African American Women Bandleaders.... LIL HARDIN ARMSTRONG … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: African American Women Bandleaders

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.! We continue our series on African American Women Bandleaders... EDYTHE TURNHAM … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: African American Women Bandleaders

HAPPY HUMP DAY, P.O.U.! We continue our series on African American Women Bandleaders.... ERNESTINE "TINY" DAVIS Queen of the Trumpet … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: African American Women Bandleaders

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.! We continue our series on African American Women Bandleaders.... ANNA MAE WINBURN … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: African American Women Bandleaders

GOOD MONDAY MORNING, P.O.U.! (Originally published on March 9, 2015) Now when it comes to African American jazz bandleaders, the first names that come to mind are Duke Ellington, Count Bassie, Chick Webb and Cab Calloway. But let me tell ya, … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread: P.O.U. Sunday Jazz Brunch

GOOD SUNDAY MORNING P.O.U.! As you get your Sunday breakfast/brunch on, enjoy this 1969 concert of Sarah Vaughan and Her Trio in Berlin.... … [Read more...]