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Can you say Tchoupitoulas?

Tchoupitoulas Street (CHOP-i-TOO-ləs) gets its name from an Indian tribe that possibly means “those who live at the river.” Tchoupitoulas is one of many street names that confuses visitors to the city. 50 more words

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Jazzfest, Jimmy Buffett, and Changes in Latitudes

I got some more insight into Jazzfest this year.  In my experience to date, it has not been my favorite.  Always ridiculously hot, muddy or some combination of the two.  516 more words

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Fri-yay//Tipitina's Main Stage

To Tip’s: A Haiku for Bopping

Bass beating fast

Lights go up in fury

Fri-yays, come at us

*Letter left on the ATM machine between the bathrooms and bar. 7 more words


A stop in Professor Longhair Square.

Located on the neutral ground outside of the famous music venue Tipitina’s is a tribute to Henry Roeland Byrd. He is the New Orleans musician known as Professor Longhair. 68 more words

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Would you believe me if I told you the name of the band was Rainbow Kitten Surprise?

Last Thursday night I checked something off of my Tulane bucket list that was regretfully long overdue – I went to a show at Tipitina’s. Tipitina’s is a famous venue for live music that has been around since 1977 hosting popular New Orleans artists such as Professor Long Hair. 366 more words