Louisiana Daily Photo: 6th Ward Second Line in New Orleans

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Louisiana Daily Photo: Treme

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Louisiana Daily Photo: Judy Hill of Ooh Poo Pa Doo Bar

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Louisiana Daily Photo: Bobby’s Seafood in River Ridge

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Bobby’s Seafood in River Ridge

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Louisiana Daily Photo: Henry Fudge Pork Chop

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Louisiana Daily Photo: 7th Ward New Orleans

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Louisiana Daily Photo: Super Sunday

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Notes On The Life Of Arcadia Louisiana’s Bettye Swann

Notes On The Life Of Arcadia Louisiana’s Bettye Swann

Bettye Swann should be spoken of in the same hallowed terms we reserve for Etta James, Irma Thomas, and Aretha Franklin more

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Louisiana Daily Photo: Young Black Masking Indian

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Louisiana Daily Photo: You May Be Cool But You Will Never Be As Cool As This Man

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Oooh-Oooh-Oooh: Notes On The Life Of Lloyd Price

Lloyd Price loved to hang out with his little brother Leo at their mama Beatrice’s fried catfish restaurant, the Fish ’n’ Fry in Kenner, Louisiana when they were kids. She had a jukebox filled with early blues stompers like Beans and Cornbread by Louis Jordan, Big Joe Turner’s Watch That Jive, and Amos Milburn’s Chicken Shack Boogie. more

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Alligator Pear Beef Steak Pop Up in New Orleans 9th Ward

Alligator Pear Cast Iron Grilled Ribeye Steak Pop Up At Trap Kitchen In New Orleans 9th Ward

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Louisiana Daily Photo: Shakespeare Park

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Louisiana Daily Photo: Soul’s Seafood

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Blanche Thomas Was The Unknown Soul Queen Of Treme

Blanche Thomas was born in New Orleans 6th Ward on October 5, 1922; one of seven siblings, her daddy Sam Thomas was a well-known trumpet and bass player who performed with Kid Howard, and Jim Robinson. Her mama, Malvina Stripling, was a homemaker. more

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Louisiana Daily Photo: Super Sunday In Central City

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Baby Dodds Is On The Mount Rushmore of New Orleans Drummers

Baby Dodds was playing a gig in Chicago at Lincoln Gardens in 1923 when he purchased his “favorite drum.” It set him back ten bucks. When asked to show it off he does so gladly before kissing it and placing it back in its rack. more

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Louisiana Daily Photo: Polo Nola Photography

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Louisiana Daily Photo: Chilled Out at Shakespeare Park

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The Original Bebop Man Bob Kaufman

New Orleans native Bob Kaufman aka the Original Bebop Man was thrown into a San Francisco jail 39 times in 1959. His crimes? Reciting his poetry on the streets. He got tossed in the can so frequently that his friends kept a tip jar on hand emblazoned with “Bob Kaufman bail fund.” more

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