A Tribute to “Uncle Lionel Batiste”

Everybody  knows by now, “Uncle” Lionel Batiste, bass drummer for Treme’ Brass Band , 81, died on Sunday, July 8 after a brief bout with prostate cancer.  “Uncle” Lionel had become a poster boy for the resurgent New Orleans music … Continue reading

New Orleans Own – The Louisiana Music Factory

  If you visit New Orleans, chances are you’ll go out and hear some awesome music.  Maybe you’ll hit Frenchmen Street and stop in at the Spotted Cat to hear Panorama Jazz Band on a Saturday evening; or maybe The … Continue reading