Album Reviews

Music You Don't Know You Like Yet

Kermit Ruffins

Putumayo Presents Kermit Ruffins

2005-01-05

We’re not sure how Kermit Ruffins managed to escape the ‘YCE radar up ‘til now but this month Putumayo Records has made a point of bringing his music our way in a wonderful new collection.

Kermit is a fixture at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival and has toured extensively as co-founder of the Rebirth Brass Band.

Putumayo presents Kermit Ruffins features eleven tracks from the New Orleans-based vocalist and trumpeter’s seven solo releases. This collection of classic Big Easy jazz should appeal to fans of Satchmo and second-line party music.

Quick Links:

More reviews tagged #Jazz

  • reviewed 04/2005

    Sakésho
    We Want You to Say...

  • reviewed 04/2012

    TODD BISHOP GROUP
    Little Played Little Bird

  • reviewed 12/1969

    James Taylor Quartet
    New World

  • reviewed 04/2014

    GINGER KWAN
    Kwantum Leap

  • reviewed 11/2004

    The Yohimbe Brothers
    The Tao of Yo

  • reviewed 07/2006

    DANIEL SMITH
    Bebop Bassoon

Compiled by the WYCE Journalism Club

The opinions expressed in these reviews are those of the individual volunteers that submitted the article and do not necessarily reflect the views of WYCE or GRCMC; nor its staff, donors, or affiliates.