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French Quarter Mardi Gras – Zydeco Gris Gris – Music Video

Mardi Gras Fun in New Orleans from PIX IN MOTION by Leo Bar on Vimeo. Laissez les bon temps rouler! Zydeco Gris Gris Lyrics (with English translation) Tout partout au ras du bayou, La mousse-lá balance dans les gros chênes verts Cocodries dormir en cyprière Fifollet danser en cimitière. All around the heart of the…

Theresa Andersson bringing out new music “Street Parade” April 2012

al.com Theresa Andersson releases “Street Parade” al.com for a very long time, and I came back to New Orleans just in time for Mardi Gras,” she said. “Not really being sure what my next move was going to be.” A video of her performing the song “Na Na Na” [see below] became something a viral…

French Quarter Music Festival – April: – The Independent

New Orleans: Where every building tells a story The Independent New Orleans is famed for its Mardi Gras but Bourbon Street is pretty wild most nights of the year in a bead-flinging, butt-wiggling “Show us what ya got!” kind of way. It’s pretty wild during the day too, with live jazz and mass alcohol consumption…

Galactic turns 18 and drops its first Mardi Gras album, plays the Crystal Ballroom – Oregon Music News

Oregon Music News Galactic turns 18 and drops its first Mardi Gras album, plays the Crystal Ballroom Oregon Music Newsby Timothy Deal It doesn’t seem that long ago when I first heard the name Galactic mentioned during a set break at Tiptina’s. We were siting on the grassy neutral ground watching a scene spill out onto…

Mardi Gras Parade Reviews – bestofneworleans.com

Mardi Gras Parade Reviews by Rex Duke for gambit bestofneworleans.com Rex Duke™ offers his annual assessment of Carnival Best Overall Parade: Rex Best Day Parade: Thoth Best Night Parade: Hermes Best Superkrewe: Rex Best Suburban Parade: Caesar The final Sunday featured a rare six parades rolling down St. Charles Avenue. The women of the Krewe…

Ten mighty discs for Mardi Gras – North Shore News

By John Goodman, North Shore News Ten mighty discs for Mardi Gras North Shore News February 24, 2012 6:53 AM Mardi Gras Indians (African-American carnival revelers) get ready to hit the streets in all their finery. The city of New Orleans has layers of unique cultural traditions that have developed … Here are 10 essential…

Marching Bands of Mardi Gras is world’s greatest strut of stuff – USA TODAY

Kansas City StarBy Paul Morse, for USA TODAY New Orleans‘ famed Mardi Gras feeds off teens’ vibes USA TODAY, NEW ORLEANS – Marching bands strutting through Mardi Gras parades have more to worry about than just hitting the right notes or staying in formation.Despite the distractions, high school marching bands play a storied role in the…

Carnival and Mardi Gras celebrations around the world – MSN.com

MSN News UK Carnival and Mardi Gras celebrations around the world MSN News UK 35 Photos from around the world Crowds congregate on Bourbon Street in the French Quarter to celebrate the Mardi Gras season in New Orleans, Feb. 17. A float during this year’s 128th edition of the Nice Carnival, Feb. 18, in Nice,…

Troy ‘Trombone Shorty’ Andrews to perform at White House on Mardi Gras – Washington Post

youtube Troy ‘Trombone Shorty’ Andrews to perform at White House on Mardi Gras NEW ORLEANS — Jazz and funk musician Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews is performing on Mardi Gras, but he won’t be in his hometown of New Orleans. He’ll be at the White House. Andrews and his Orleans Avenue band will join BB King, Buddy Guy, Keb Mo,…

Rex Adds ‘Butterfly King’ To Parade Lineup – WDSU New Orleans

Rex Adds ‘Butterfly King’ To 2012 Parade Lineup rexorganization.com The Rex Organization announced that the “Butterfly King” float will line up in the fifth position in the group’s Fat Tuesday parade. It will carry 26 riders and is the first new iconic — or “permanent” — float in decades, joining the King’s Float, the “Boeuf…

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