Today is Mardi Gras, and Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with Derrick Freeman (@Mistersmoker) of WWOZ in New Orleans about some of the music revelers will be hearing along parade routes and at parties.
Music From The Segment
Professor Longhair, "Mardi Gras In New Orleans"
Dr. John, "Mardi Gras Day"
Big Chief Monk Boudreaux & The Golden Eagles, "Sew Sew Sew"
Danny Barker, "My Indian Red" (feat. Don Kirpatrick, Haywood Henry and Fred Moore)
This segment aired on February 28, 2017.