2019 Grammy Nominee for BEST TRADITIONAL BLUES ALBUM
Multiple Grammy nominee Maria Muldaur newly released 41st album "DON'T YOU FEEL MY LEG-The Naughty Bawdy Blues of Blue Lu Barker" is her first for the London-based Last Music Company. For this stunning set, Maria pays tribute to the wonderful Blue Lu Barker, the popular vocalist and songwriter of the late 30’s and early 40’s, whom Billie Holiday once cited as her biggest influence.
Maria and Blue Lu formed a friendship that lasted until Blue Lu’s death in 1998. In 2016 Maria was invited to perform a tribute to her old friend in New Orleans. While researching material for the tribute, to Maria’s surprise & delight, she discovered that the Barkers had written & recorded dozens of songs equally naughty, bawdy, witty & clever as “Don’t You Feel My Leg.”
Recorded in New Orleans with an amazing cast of A-List NOLA musicians, “DON’T YOU FEEL MY LEG“ finds Maria at her finest, and is true to the spirit and soul of New Orleans and Barker’s risque, witty material.
In the 40 years since “Midnight at the Oasis,” Maria has… READ MORE.
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