I just can’t help myself. I wrote another article about Big Freedia. It’s short, its succinct, it basically calls Big Freedia the new James Brown with the subtlety of one the Godfather’s guttural screams. Read it, for who knows the next time I’ll be able to come up with more ways to say its fun to wiggle your butt.
(pictures from my sister, who lives in new orleans, something/someone i am both jealous and proud of.)
Since not all of us are so lucky as to be surrounded by bounce, brass bands and crawfish festivals, we have to settle for education via secondary sources. One of the best is Matt Miller, the man responsible for this:
While I don’t believe that documentary has ever been officially released, Matt has graciously compiled the hands down best mix of 90’s bounce music & brass bands I’ve ever had the distinct pleasure of hearing. This is essential stuff.