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DJ Sessions: The Music Of Mardi Gras09:27

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On this Fat Tuesday, the music of Mardi Gras will ring through the streets of New Orleans — during parades, at bars and from residents' homes.

Producer and DJ George Ingmire  of WWOZ in New Orleans tells Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson two quintessential Mardi Gras songs are "Mardi Gras Mambo" by the Hawketts and "Carnival Time" by Al "Carnival Time" Johnson.

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This segment aired on March 4, 2014.

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