Jimmy Scott

  • Music

    May 27, 2009

    Death Vessel

    8 p.m. Friday, May 29. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2007

    Dammed & Damned: The Great Flood of ’93 Revisited

    Whether they were out there sandbagging or watching on TV, everybody around these parts remembers the Great Flood of ’93. More than 14,000 acres of farmland deluged. More than 30,000 people displaced. But can you name the guy who got blamed for the whole thing? Back in 1993 he was a 24-year-old ... More >>

  • Music

    February 5, 2003

    Jimmy Scott

    Wednesday-Saturday, February 5-8; Jazz at the Bistro

  • Music

    February 5, 2003

    Sounds Around Town

    Week of February 5, 2003

  • Music

    November 27, 2002

    Forty-Year Itch

    After decades in limbo, a jazz classic from Jimmy Scott finally sees the light of day

  • Music

    June 13, 2001

    Joe Henry

    Fuse (Mammoth)

  • News

    January 26, 2000


    James Scott was sentenced to life in prison for causing a destructive levee break during the Flood of '93. But was he simply an easy scapegoat for a town raging at its devastation?