9th Ward Daily Photo via rl reeves jr

Listening to Down In The Chile’ by Wild Child Butler this afternoon. This slab came out way back in 1966. Wild Child had a long career that carried him all the way from his home town of Autaugaville, Alabama to Windsor, Ontario, Canada where he settled down from the life of an itinerant bluesman.

The Encyclopedia of Alabama has a nice bio on the man here

2019 Black Men of Labor Second Line in New Orleans

No ropes-men to define the dividing lines between the paraders and the crowd led to some testy exchanges yesterday at the 2019 Black Men of Labor Second Line in New Orleans. One bellicose member of B.M.O.L spend the majority of the parade hollering at attendees to “Get back! Get Back!” Continue Reading