“Ripened” by C.M. Soto published in 2019 Maple Leaf Rag Anthology

C.M. Soto’s poem, “Ripened” was published in the Maple Leaf Rag: An Anthology of Poetic Writing in January of 2019. Congratulation to the 60-plus writers featured in this 40-year-anniversary anthology. Get your copy at this link.  #cmsotostory  Continue reading “Ripened” by C.M. Soto published in 2019 Maple Leaf Rag Anthology

Vuzz premiers official music video, “Heaven.”

The official music video for “Heaven” featured footage from Vuzz’s three-month live-music busking adventure by train through France, Spain, Italy, Ireland, Scotland, Croatia, Germany, Slovenia, Netherlands, Austria, Belgium, Portugal, Czech, England, Poland, Slovakia, and Hungary in the summer of 2018. Check out the 2019-released EP, Pocketknife for more! http://www.thetravelingvuzz.com Continue reading Vuzz premiers official music video, “Heaven.”

Vuzz performs, “Baltimore” for NPR Tiny Desk Contest

With only a couple days, we rushed in a submission to the NPR’s Tiny Desk Contest. We found out about it late but really enjoyed going to our beloved City Park to film our Submission. The Tiny Desk Concert series was started in 2008 by the NPR Music editor Stephen Thompson. It has over 6000 entries yearly, supporting the development of burgeoning acts. The series … Continue reading Vuzz performs, “Baltimore” for NPR Tiny Desk Contest

Vuzz premiers new track, “Pocketknife” at Bar Redux

Vuzz premiers new track, “Pocketknife” at Bar Redux in New Orleans Check out footage from the live show, “VUZZ comes home” at popular family-owned Bywater venue, Bar Redux. Our latest song, Pocket Knife utilizes the Op1, the Monster GoDJ, and vocals ran through a Kaoss Pad. Lyrics: “I walk, footsteps like a heartbeat down the hall.You’re breathing like the walls are breathing.I hear you muttering, … Continue reading Vuzz premiers new track, “Pocketknife” at Bar Redux

Sally Asher’s Mermaids of New Orleans

I was honored to be one of Sally Asher’s mermaids in her first published children’s book, Mermaids of New Orleans with illustrations by Melissa Vandiver!  “The Mermaids of New Orleans tells the story of the mermaids who reside in the Mississippi River, surrounding the Big Easy. These citizens of the sea are much like their land counterparts, culturally and ethnically. Many New Orleans mermaids play in bass bands, … Continue reading Sally Asher’s Mermaids of New Orleans

Vuzz Performs at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland

Rain didn’t stop New Orleans trip-pop duo, VUZZ! The duo closed out the day’s busking performances at the Mercat Stage during the 61st Edinburgh Festival Fringe early August 2018. Scotland’s Fringe Festival is the largest arts festival in the world hosting “53,232 performances of 3,398 shows in 300 venues” each year. #intotheunknown #thetravelingvuzz Continue reading Vuzz Performs at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland