Highway 61: A musical road trip from New Orleans to Memphis


A musical journey from New Orleans up to Memphis along Highway 61. Aired on Into The Music – Radio National.

From the street sounds and jazz musicians of New Orleans, to old-time blues artists performing in juke joints along the Mississippi, and then up to Memphis to visit Graceland, Sun Studios and Stax Records, join Sashka Koloff as she travels along Highway 61—a 400-mile drive through southern American music.

Listen here: Highway 61

Brian Wise

Brian Wise was the Editor of Addicted To Noise‘s Australian site from 1997 – 2002. The site won two ONYA Awards as Best Online Music Magazine in 1999 & 2000. He has also been Editor since its reincarnation in 2013. He also presents the weekly music interview program Off The Record on 102.7 Triple R-FM (rrr.org.au) in Melbourne. It is networked to 45+ stations across Australia on the Community Radio Network and is a four-time winner of the Best Music Program Award from the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia. In 2012, it was nominated as a finalist in the Excellence in Music Programming category. Brian was also the Founding Editor & Publisher of Rhythms Magazine and is now its Senior Contributing Editor.

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