Saturday, January 30, 2010

Carnival and Mardi Gras Music

To help you pick some Carnival (or Mardi Gras) music from our catalogue, we've compiled the following list...

Throwback CD by Kermit Ruffins w/ the Rebirth Brass Band
Vol.5: Carnival CD by Los Hombres Calientes: Irvin Mayfield & Bill Summers
Jon Cleary and the Absolute Monster Gentlemen CD by Jon Cleary

These are some of the most Carnival themed tunes:
Kermit Ruffins w/ the Rebirth Brass Band – “All on a Mardi Gras Day” - Throwback
Los Hombres Calientes – “The Mardi Gras Second Line” - Vol 5. Carnival
Jon Cleary & the Absolute Gentlemen – “Zulu Strut” - Pin Your Spin
Los Hombres Calientes - “Mardi Gras Bayou” - Vol. 5 Carnival
Los Hombres Calientes - “Carnival Kongo” - Vol. 5 Carnival
Henry Butler - “Some Iko” - Homeland
Los Hombres Calientes – “ New Second Line” Vol. 3 New Congo Square
Kermit Ruffins – “Do the Fat Tuesday” - The Barbecue Swingers Live
Kermit Ruffins – “It' Later Than You Think" - Throwback
Irvin Mayfield w/ the N.O. Jazz Orchestra and the Dillard U. Choir
“The Elder Negro Speaks” - Strange Fruit
Dr. Michael White – “King of the Second Line” – Blue Crescent
Los Hombres Calientes – “ Mardi Gras Bayou” & “Carnival de Phunk” -Vol.5 Carnival
Jeremy Davenport – “Mr. New Orleans” - We’ll Dance ‘Til Dawn
Kermit Ruffins - “Didn’t He Ramble” & “Treme Mardi Gras” - Livin’ a Treme Life
Jason Marsalis – “The Upper Second Line” – The Year of the Drummer
Kermit Ruffins – “A Saints Christmas” (This year, Carnival and the Saints more than double the fun!)

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