Doreen – The Clarinet Queen

New Orleans is filled with a cast of characters and individuals with a history. Ms Doreen is one of those individuals with a history. While this article was written in 2010, it is still valid. If you are in the French Quarter aka “The Quarters” stop on the corner of Royal and St. Peter and […]

The Lost Bayou Ramblers at French Quarter Fest 2009

The Lost Bayou Ramblers perform at the French Quarter Festival, April 18, 2009. New Orleans, Louisiana. I don’t know the name of this song. Sorry about the camera work, but the dancers got in the way and I moved for a better spot. My bad! www.lostbayouramblers.com www.myspace.com/lostbayouramblers Duration : 0:3:12

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 […]

Man v. Food – BBQ Shrimp in New Orleans

Adam travels to the Big Easy where he dives into a classic New Orleans Dish – BBQ shrimp. New episodes of Man v. Food air Wednesday nights at 10PM, only on the Travel Channel. http://travelchannel.com Duration : 0:2:3

French Quarter Suites and the New Orleans Courtyard Hotel

If you are looking for some place to stay in the heart of things then this post offers a great choice. There are additional links to resources for staying and playing in New Orleans.     On thing to learn when traveling to New Orleans is that the hidden places many times are the best […]

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 […]

New Vision for New Orleans

In the hometown of the Super Bowl Saints, there is a new vision for New Orleans. New eye-catching designs backed by Brad Pitt are replacing homes wrecked by Katrina. Jeff Glor reports. This is a short written and narrated by Grammy award winning musician Anders Osborne about the music scene in New Orleans for The […]