This week on Takin' It To The Streets, Action Jackson sits down with Slick
Leo to discuss Super Sunday with the Bucket Men back in the day, skeleton
men, the time when "everyday looked like a second line" in the 6th Ward, the
importance of looking nice, Jerome "Big Duck" Sm...
The Carnival season is upon us!!! Here's the parade schedule for 2020:
Sunday, February 23
11am Krewe of Okeanos - Uptown
11:45am Krewe of Mid-City - Uptown
12pm Thoth - Uptown
1pm Knights of Chaos
followed by Box of Wine (sort of)
5:15p Bacchus - Uptown
Monday, February 24...
Most second line parades go on rain or shine-- or crucial Saints game.
Yesterday, the New Generation SAPC paraded through uptown for four hours as
the Saints took on the 49ers in the Superdome. WWOZ was on hand to capture
some of the scene:
Treme Sidewalk Steppers 2018 [Photo by Jamell Tate]
START New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation (1205 N. Rampart St.). Down
Rampart St. to St. Bernard Ave. LEFT on St. Bernard Ave. Proceed down St.
Bernard to A.P. Tureaud Ave.
STOP Bullet's Sports Bar (2441 A.P. Tureaud A...
This week on Takin' It To The Streets, hear our interview with NOLA Shorty,
an energetic Grand Marshal who can be seen at the front of the second line
almost every week. She and Action Jackson sit down to discuss what it means
to be a Grand Marshal, her second line workout ...
Undefeated Divas at Jazz Fest 2018 [Photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee]
START The Big House "Lilly's Dream Team" (2916 General Taylor). Out General
Taylor, RIGHT on S. Claiborne Ave. LEFT on Toledano.
STOP Tapp's Lounge. Proceed out Toledano. RIGHT on S. Broad, out S. Broad to
This week on Takin' It To The Streets, Action Jackson sits down with Eric
Burt to discuss the recent passing of his mother, Kichea S. Burt, Carnival
time, Super Sunday when he was a boy, Jerome Smith's lasting impacts on the
Indian and social and pleasure club communities, ...
This week on Takin' It To The Streets, Action Jackson sits down with Designer
Henri Devezin to discuss his designs and work for New Orleans social aid &
pleasure clubs. They also discuss his love of designing, how he got involved
in the community, particularly Undefeated Di...
Action Jackson sits down with Big Chief Donald Harrison to discuss their
lengthy history (they've known each other since boyhood!), as well as
Harrison's lengthy resume. Harrison talks about his early music education and
how that influences his teaching now, playing with Le...