A Voodoo Queen Marie Laveau Musicology

People have been singing about Marie Laveau probably since the time she was born. This famous Voodoo Priestess is the stuff of legend. People sing her praises, people sing to warn others of her power, people sing to remember. [Read more...]

Sounds of the Spirit: New Orleans Voodoo and Haitian Vodou Drumming

Nothing typifies Voodoo spirit better than the drum. Literally the heartbeat of the tradition, the drums are the hands of Voodoo. [Read more...]

Hoodoo, Voodoo, We do!

Voodoo, Santeria, Obeah and the other Afro-Caribbean Pagan traditions, because of their all-encompassing nature, obviously raise much more than a few basic questions. John Gray, who used to write reviews for the Oshun Newsletter, reminded me that his favorite reason for focusing on this topic was that it was never-ending. It is because these topics are so vast that I am excited to launch this blog. [Read more...]


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