March of the Bob Cats

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:

Sounds familiar?

Have a good May Day, comrades!


  1. jim denham said,

    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).

  2. Lalgarh News Network said,

    Osama Bin Laden is dead.

    Killed on International Workers Day.

  3. jim denham said,

    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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