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Carlo Ditta – Hungry For Love | Living Blues

New Orleans–native Carlo Ditta has made his biggest contributions to the music world as a songwriter and producer. By founding Orleans Records, Ditta was able to record and release albums by overlooked artists such as Little Freddie King, Guitar Slim Jr., Danny Barker, and Coco Robicheaux. Hungry for Love, Ditta’s[…]

A Must-Hear Album From Carlo Ditta | American Highways

Carlo Ditta, Hungry for Love. “Swampy” is the first word that may come to mind when you listen to this terrific release from New Orleans producer-turned-singer/songwriter Carlo Ditta. Killer sax work punctuates originals like “La Muchacha Chacha” and “Pass the Hatchet,” which are interspersed here with well-chosen covers, including one of[…]

Bentley’s Bandstand: June 2019 | Americana Highways

Carlo Ditta, Hungry for Love. When the summer gets sizzling in New Orleans’ French Quarter, anything can happen. The rootie toots on Decatur might start doing the Funky Penguin in front of Coop’s Place, or the not-so mellow fellows in the Golden Lantern on Royal could jump up on the bar[…]

Carlo Ditta, Hungry For Love (Orleans Records) | Offbeat Magazine

Carlo Ditta has been a producer for more than 30 years; his company, Orleans Records, specializes in blues, R&B, jazz, soul, and funk by “overlooked or under-recorded artists whose works are now recognized as important, and colorful strains of the rich musical fabric of New Orleans,” according to John Sinclair,[…]

Carlo Ditta is Hungry for Love | American Blues Scene

Carlo Ditta is a veteran New Orleans-based producer, label owner and a remarkable singer and songwriter in his own right. Following a stint in NYC where he helmed recordings for acts like Willy DeVille, he returned to New Orleans and began recording the likes of Danny Barker, Mighty Sam McClain, Roland[…]

Carlo Ditta – Hungry For Love | Making a Scene!

Carlo Ditta is a Grammy nominated New Orleans record producer with over thirty years experience. On his own Orleans Records label Ditta produced albums by Professor Longhair, Mighty Sam McClain, Coco Robicheaux, Rockie Charles and others. Recently he produced “Fried Rice & Chicken”, a Little Freddie King compilation; and a[…]

Carlo Ditta review…May 5,2019 | Don and Sheryls Blues Blog

CARLO DITTAHUNGRY FOR LOVEORLEANS RECORDSORL 2919 HUNGRY FOR LOVE–A GYPSY WOMAN TOLD ME–LA MUCHACHA CHA CHA–AGNES ENGLISH–WORKING SO HARD FOR MY BABY’S LOVE–PASS THE HATCHET–LIFE IN HEAVEN–I’M HERE TO GET MY BABY OUT OF JAIL–IT’S UP TO YOU–THE HOUSE OF THE RISING SUN Carlo Ditta is a renowned label owner,[…]

New Blues News | WTJU 91.1FM

New Orleans producer adds a second release of his own material. He has a voice full of road wear which insists you listen to it, while absorbing the weary determination he promotes. The players include Anthony Donado and Chewy “Thunderfoot” Black trading off on drums while David Hyde and Earl[…]