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“Saints”

“Saints.”  Say that word to a New Orleans jazzman and he will know what you mean.  If you are in the French Quarter on the street or in a club, he also may respond by extending the hand not holding … Continue reading

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New Orleans in print

Followers of my music and this blog know how much I have always loved New Orleans. From family vacations when we lived in Jackson, Mississippi to later living just down Highway 90 (or I-10) in Pascagoula and Mobile, I grew … Continue reading

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Frankie and Johnny (song link included)

Drinkin’. Cheatin’. Revenge. Murder. Capital punishment. All tied together with a catchy little melody. That’s what I love about Frankie and Johnny, an American ballad that has withstood the test of time. Basically, Frankie finds out that Johnny, her sweetheart, … Continue reading

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“Saints”

“Saints.”  Say that word to a New Orleans jazzman and he will know what you mean.  If you are in the French Quarter on the street or in a club, he also may respond by extending the hand not holding … Continue reading

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