It was iffy for awhile, but I want to see everyone and hear the
presentations. Lingering doubts were finally put to rest by Treme. I'm
behind on viewing available episodes but I can't recommend it
strongly enough. Put it on your Netflix lists.
Thanks for the tip, Cary. I confess to being as much of a tourist
there as anyone but will appreciate avoiding music that's overly
On Sat, May 8, 2010 at 2:45 PM, Cary Ginell <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I know someone who lives in New Orleans and she says that the best music for us non-touristos can be found on Frenchmen Street, on the northern border of the FQ. I'll see if I can get some more detailed information from her. I thought you weren't going to make it to ARSC, Sam.
> Cary Ginell
>> Date: Sat, 8 May 2010 13:51:30 -0400
>> From: [log in to unmask]
>> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Suggestions for NOLA
>> To: [log in to unmask]
>> Thanks for sharing this, Steve.
>> Anyone who is watching the tremendous Treme series on HBO has noted
>> the mild disdain the musicians in the series have for Bourbon Street
>> venues and “playing for tourists.” I’m sure that there’s plenty of
>> good music to be heard on the street. You've sent some here. I’d
>> appreciate, too, some more tips on non-French Quarter, or other off
>> the beaten track, bars or clubs to hear blues, R ‘n’ B, or jazz.
> The New Busy think 9 to 5 is a cute idea. Combine multiple calendars with Hotmail.