Interview date: 11.11.15
Jason Berry is a noted New Orleans author, columnist, and film producer. Over the years, Jason has written extensively about New Orleans' music and musicians. During that time, he has been privileged to interview Allen Toussaint, one of the city’s most beloved and talented musical giants. Allen Toussaint passed away on November 9, 2015 following a performance in Madrid, Spain. In this podcast, Jason recalls those interviews and describes some of the magic moments that gave him insights into Toussaint’s genius. One such moment occurred when Toussaint poetically described an everyday occurrence that most people would overlook or disregard completely: light reflections dancing off of a shiny hubcap.
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