“I am not going to lay down in words the lure of this place. Every writer in the land, from Faulkner to Twain to Rice to Ford, has tried to do it and fallen short. 2,377 more words
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Occasionally, when someone learns about my New Orleans music show, they’ll ask me: “Have you seen. . .
And I know where they are going. 702 more words
Professor Longhair may have memorialized the corner of Rampart and Dumaine in “Mardi Gras in New Orleans” but his memory and spirit live on at a different street corner, Napoleon and Tchoupitoulas, in a music venue that bears the name of another of his classics, “Tipitina.” 734 more words