April 30, 2011 at 9:36 am (jazz, Jim D, New Orleans, socialism, solidarity, workers)
Bing’s little brother used to announce this as a New Orleans Mardi Gras number, but it’ll do equally well for May Day:
Have a good May Day, comrades!
April 30, 2011 at 9:42 am
Most of the guys get a name-check on that little fillum, but not…
Bob Haggart (bassist and arranger)
Nappy Lamare (guitar)
Warren Smith (trombone).
May 2, 2011 at 8:20 pm
Osama Bin Laden is dead.
Killed on International Workers Day.
May 3, 2011 at 5:00 pm
Here they are (with a few personnel changes including the return of the original trumpeter, Yank Lawson) forty years later. The old guys can still blow up a storm:
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