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Musicians Institute – Visiting (1805)

Huell Howser visits the Musicians Institute in Hollywood, CA to take a tour of its facilities. Started in 1977, the Musicians Institute is a college focused on educating students interested in music and the music industry.

Cuban Music – Hot Summer Nights (01)

Huell Howser enjoys a night of of authentic Cuban music and culture at California Plaza in Downtown Los Angeles, California.

Musical Tour – Our Neighborhoods (13)

Huell Howser visits three different locations as a band plays historic music in each location. The three locations include the Drum Barracks, Olvera Street, and the Travel Town Museum.

Goat Restaurant- Visiting (1030)

Ever had goat meat while listening to jazz? Well follow Huell as he ventures up Glendale Blvd. and into a Haitian restaurant where every Saturday between three and six p.m., owner Tigeorges Lagueree prepares a goat delight for all those goat lovers in L.A. Tigeorges Chicken 309 N. Glendale Blvd. 213-353-9994 2003

Herb Jeffries- Visiting (907)

Roy Rogers, Hopalong Cassidy and Gene Autry are some of the names you might think of when you are talking about the great Hollywood cowboy singers, but one name you might not know is Herb Jeffries. Herb is a black cowboy singer who starred in all black cowboy movies in Hollywood’s early years. Herb is  Continue Reading »

Cambodian Community- Visiting (902)

Huell visits the huge Cambodian community in Long Beach; with a population of over 45,000, its more than any city in the world other than the Capitol of Cambodia. His tour teaches him about the culture, customs, art, music and Huell’s favorite — food.  2001

Music Store- Visiting (822)

At a time when music can be downloaded from the Internet, there is a place in Glendale where you can take a step back and brush up on your accordion playing. At Larry Larson Music on Glenoaks Boulevard you can take lessons, have your favorite instrument lovingly repaired or choose a new one from Larry’s  Continue Reading »

San Pedro Birthday Party- Visiting (123)

Spend the day with the family and friends of Eddie Lowe as they celebrate his 85th birthday. Eddie, a retired longshoreman, is an accomplished banjo player who has been the mentor to many musicians who love mountain music. They come from all over to jam with this San Pedro legend.  1993