In the fith episode, Todd ventures to Memphis in search of what makes that city irrestiblle. He talks with Malvin Massey about the mystery of why jazz seemed to leave Memphis. Also, Donald Brown weighs in with some wonderful history.
In episode two, Todd meets with several local musicians to discuss the impact of hurricane Katrina on the New Orleans jazz scene and finds there are lessons from that disaster that could apply to today.
In this episode, Todd sends a love letter to trains, tea and good company. How does blues fit into jazz? Why is there an entire episode based in Yazoo City? The Poseidon Adventure, really? Find out all the answers here.