Archive for October, 2016

Help Save a jazz landmark

Posted on by John McCusker

Jazz pioneer Buddy Bolden’s home on First st is being demolished by neglect. It is owned by the Greater St. Stephen Full Gospel Baptist Church. They bought it in 2007, […]

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Buddy Bolden house in danger

Posted on by John McCusker

IN 1995, Bill and Chris Stotesbury, visitors from the United Kingdom, were on my tour of historic jazz sites in New Orleans. As the bus pulled up to pioneer band […]

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