LIVE IN NEW ORLEANS

New Orleans jazz with everything from a Mardi Gras feel to traditional Prohibition-era and cool 1970s cop show funk with horns and funky rhythm section. Brass bands and banjo join energetic drums and percussion.


Esplanade

Happy-go-lucky New Orleans brass band with energetic drums and percussion. Mardis Gras feel.  2:55


Hoodoo Mama

Bustling up-tempo New Orleans trad jazz from the Prohibition era. 2:59


Piety Street

Cool, laid back New Orleans brass band with sleazy lead trumpet & funky rhythm section.  2:38


Psychedelic Love Funk

Cool 1970s cop show funk with slick NOLA horn section.  2:48


Second Line Time

Grooving New Orleans horn section over a busy second line beat.  3:45


Po Boy Tango

Tongue-in-cheek, maudlin New Orleans Latin jazz tango with plaintive lead trumpet.  3:31


My Oh My Oh

Breezy New Orleans brass band with banjo builds to wailing trad jazz. Street party feel.  3:03

Jazzy & cheeky New Orleans


JUMPING JACKS
Mischievous jazz swing with clarinet, café-style guitar & quirky xylophone.   3:06


GREAT BIG SMILE
Chirpy song with male lead & doo wop backing group over swinging jazz combo.   3:02


BRIGHT AND BREEZY
Simple, carefree New Orleans jazz with playful clarinet, banjo & sousaphone.   2:25


COOL AS A CUCUMBER
Cheeky 1920s/30s New Orleans jazz featuring clarinet, banjo & sousaphone.   2:46


BRIGHT AND CHEEZY.  Quirky New Orleans jazz romp with clarinet, banjo, filters & gramophone fx.   1:54


EVERYDAY SMILES
Cheerfully quaint clarinet with easy-going upright bass, brushes & piano.    2:58


 

Authentic New Orleans blues & grooves


BACK TO MY ROOTS
Grooving bar room blues with vocal by New Orleans legend, Big Al Carson.    3:00


CAPTAIN CRAWFISH
Funky New Orleans piano with hot brass, cool Hammond & blazing blues guitar.   4:13


I CLIMBED
Brooding Delta blues song about adversity & hope with male vocal.   3:15


METERMAN
Freewheeling jazz piano with a New Orleans backbeat & tasty guitar solo.   2:07


LOVING YOU UNDERCOVER
Laid back 70s funk song with punchy horns & infatuated US male vocal.   4:24


MID CITY MIDNIGHT
Driving blues shuffle with distorted harmonica & guitar lick trade-offs.   2:54


KNOW IT ALL
Feel-good 1970s funky jazz/RnB fusion with horn section melody & piano.   2:59


 

Bayou bounce from New Orleans


CREOLE QUEEN
Fun Cajun with yodelling vocals, fiddle, washboard & accordion.   2:45


THE DEVIL IN ME
Mississippi Cajun groove with hoedown fiddle & Southern male vocals.   4:09


PARTY CAJUN STYLE
Feelgood Cajun party groove with hoedown fiddle & yodelling vocals.   3:22


 

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Traditional sound of New Orleans dixieland


HOOTENANNY HOLLER
Feelgood Dixieland with quirky solos & flatulent Sousaphone.  2:25


ABLE MABLE
Cheeky Dixieland romp with jungle drum interludes & wailing solos.   2:43


COME TO THE GREAT PARADE
Toe tapping Dixieland jazz straight from New Orleans.   3:41


BUGLE BOY STOMP
Quirky Dixieland track with wailing brass, percussion & stomping beat.   3:13


GENTILLY JANGLE
Hot New Orleans Afro-Cuban with Dixieland band with Latin groove.   2:36


WHEN THE SAINTS GO MARCHING IN
Authentic Dixieland band up-tempo version of the popular jazz classic.   1:45


 

Spirituals

Southern American spiritual classics


AMAZING GRACE
Intimate four-part male vocal arrangement of an American spiritual classic.   1:49


WADE IN THE WATER
Authentic American male four-part vocal arrangement of a classic spiritual.  1:39


SWING LOW
Tender four-part male vocal arrangement of the classic American spiritual.  1:15


 

New Orleans Blues

Hot steamy New Orleans blues


I USED TO KNOW
Slow gospel blues ballad with sad & lonesome vocal by Big Al Carson    3:47


SELLING THE BLUES
Plodding jazz blues song about an old timer from New Orleans. Female vocal.   5:02


BLUE SWAGGER
Sleazy New Orleans jazz blues featuring distinctive wah wah trumpet.   3:08


FLIM FLAM
Authentic New Orleans jazz blues song about a lazy slacker. Female vocal.    4:23


HOME IN NEW ORLEANS
Slow, old style jazz blues with smooth lead vocal & 6 piece New Orleans band.   4:01


I NEVER SAW IT COMING
Jaunty, authentic New Orleans jazz blues song with smoky female vocal.   2:50