• Bourbon Street

    Flashing for Beads on Bourbon Street

    New Orleans and Bourbon Street in particular is known for having an anything goes attitude. This video illustrates of of the “customs” that are allowed during Mardi Gras season, flashing for beads on Bourbon Street. Is Flashing for Beads In New Orleans Allowed All Over The City?     While it is thought that “flashing for beads” is allowed all over New Orleans all of the time this is incorrect. It is not a custom or a tradition. Flashing for beads is however allowed during Mardi Gras in the French Quarter and mainly on Bourbon Street. Anywhere else in the city, you run the risk of going to jail. This…

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    Atlantic Street Band (live busking) – Bourbon Street Parade

    The Atlantic Street Band busking in Rundle Mall, Adelaide on Sat 7th May 2010. Adelaide-based musicians Kyra Schwarz on Sousaphone, Jon Hunt on clarinet, Kev van der Zwaag on drums and Chris Weber on trumpet get out in the fresh air on a beautiful sunny day with their New Orleans derived traditional jazz. The group would like to thank all the kind passers-by who donate coins and notes and support us by purchasing our CD. THANKS! The Atlantic Street Band are also a band for hire for your birthday party, wedding, corporate event or any other function you might have. We are alumni of the Adelaide University Elder Conservatorium School…

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    Yo Mama!

    Just off of Bourbon Street, a couple of doors down at 727 St. Peter is the coolest little pit stop with the best jukebox in the Quarter.  Yo Mama’s Bar and Grill is home to ice cold Abita and other beers and cocktails that hit the spot on a Vieux Carre’ cruise. Jumbo burgers piled with your choice of extras like bacon, mushrooms, cheddar and peanut butter (I kid you not) are mouthwateringly juicy.  A burger order includes an oversized loaded baked potato. You lightweights better share with a friend.  You will never finish this mountain of food alone. This time of year there is also spicy hot boiled crawfish. Good stuff!…

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    THE ASCONA ALL STARS Bourbon Street Parade

    ***IF YOU LIKE THIS THEN PLEASE SUBSCRIBE*** THE ASCONA ALL STARS Bourbon Street Parade 9:09 Jon-Erik Kellso (cornet), Dan Barrett (trombone), Sammy Rimington (clarinet), Frank Robensheuten (tenor saxophone), Butch Thompson (piano), Lino Patruno (banjo), Truch Parham (banjo), Trevor Richards (drums) Ascona 1999 http://www.linopatruno.it http://www.cambiamusica.it http://www.michaelsupnick.com Adolphe Paul Barbarin (May 5, 1899 Feb 17, 1969) was a New Orleans jazz drummer, usually regarded (along with Baby Dodds) as one of the very best of the pre-Big Band era jazz drummers. Paul Barbarin’s year of birth is often given as 1901, but his brother Louis Barbarin (born 1902) said he was quite sure that Paul was several years older than him, and…

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    Bourbon Street Parade – Maribo Jazz Festival

    July 19th 2009 – A great day in beautiful Maribo, in sunny Denmark and Jill Spencer brought her video camera along, for which we are all very grateful! Fifteen musicians were on stage together from four different countries, so it was a pretty special event and the final concert in the very successful Maribo jazz festival, taking place at the Hylddalen (stadium). It brought together six Hot Five Jazzmakers from Canada, six New Orleans Delights from Denmark & Sweden and three international jazz celebrities, all together under the title Kjeld Brands New Orleans All-Stars. Putting this many players together, for the festivals finale concert, could be considered a bit of…