Next year marks the 20th anniversary of Da Truth Brass Band. Second Line parade season starts at the end of August. If you have the opportunity take a four mile Sunday afternoon stroll with Da Truth. Dozens of the best brass bands in the US call New Orleans home. Da Truth is in the top three.
Henry’s Homegoing Memorial Celebration Service will be held tomorrow Saturday, August 12, 2023, at 11am at Greater Mount Carmel B.C., 3721 No. Claiborne Avenue, NOLA 70117. Visitation will begin at 9:00am. Second line to follow.
While the official second line season does not kick off for a few more weeks the annual Satchmo Summerfest street parade has served as a de facto start for right at 20 years. Several hundred people milled about impatiently outside St Augustine Church as the 11:15 am start time came and passed. Continue reading