Listen in as Action Jackson sits down with Baby Doll Butterfly Jan of Treme
Baby Dolls and LJ, special assistant to Oscar Diggs, captain of
krewedelusion. They discuss what a Baby Doll is, the first Baby Dolls in the
city in the 1910s or 1920s, Jan's work honoring mothers a...
This week on Takin' It To The Streets, Action Jackson sits down with Mohawk
Hunters' Big Chief Tyrone Casby to talk about the creative process behind
making a suit ("one bead at a time"), the importance of the whole gang,
education and the importane of oral history, and muc...
This week on Takin' It To The Streets, Action Jackson sits down with the
Mossman, Tyrone Casby of the Mohawk Hunters. They discuss what it was like
for Casby to be born into the masking Indian tradition, his large family, and
Mardi Gras morning on the Westbank. They also di...
This week, Action Jackson interviews Original Big 7 President Edward Buckner
about how the pandemic has impacted the organization's budget and youth
program. They also talk about some of the culture bearers and community
members that New Orleans has lost to the virus.
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...