Billie Holiday & Louis Armstrong – Farewell to Storyville

It’s a fragment of the film “New Orleans”, directed by Arthur Lubin in 1947. This is the saddest part of the film, in my opinion, because everybody is obliged to leave the city they learnt to call a home and that’s what this song tell us about. Video Rating: 4 / 5 From the Easter […]

Billie Holiday & Louis Armstrong – Farewell to Storyville

It’s a fragment of the film “New Orleans”, directed by Arthur Lubin in 1947. This is the saddest part of the film, in my opinion, because everybody is obliged to leave the city they learnt to call a home and that’s what this song tell us about. Duration : 0:4:56

Muskat Ramble & Old Bourbon Street

A clip from movie (I don’t know the name). Louis and Kid Ory. Note that the audience is only white, what a shame!! Duration : 0:5:10

Way Down Yonder In New Orleans – Louis Armstrong

Way down yonder in New Orleans In the land of the dreamy scenes There’s a garden of eden…you know what I mean Creole babies with flashin’ eyes Softly whisper their tender sighs Then stop….won’t you give your lady fair…a little smile Stop..ya bet your life you’ll linger there…a little while We’ve got heaven right here […]