Offbeat Cover for March, 2003

March 2003 Contents

Cover Story

Zulu’s Big Shot Lundi Gras Schedule

Features

Clubhouse: d.b.a.

Joe Jackson: I Just Like New Orleans

Masters of Louisiana Music: Alois Maxwell Hirt

Motorway’s Pop Rocks

Phat Monday! The Zulu Lundi Gras Festival

BackTalk

George Clinton

Obituaries

Obituary: Moses George Hogan

Dis 'n' Dat

The Art of Music

Feed Me Something, Mister

Salads and Tempeh for the Ash Wednesday Blues

Jazzin'

The Big Chief of Gerttown

St. Rock

The Pleasure Principle

Talkin' 'bout New Orleans

“Popee” The Bassman

Urban Legends

A Sub-Conscious Party

Reviews

Aaron Neville, Believe (Tell It Records)

Audioslave, Audioslave (Epic/Interscope)

Christian Winther, Perspectives (Curious Cat Records)

Debbie Davies, Key to Love (Shanachie Records)

Derek Dabbs, State Of Mind (D Dabbs Music)

Doyle Bramhall, Fitchburg Street (Yep Roc Records)

Duane Schurb & Music Inc., “Try Me” One More Time (HLE Records)

Electrical Spectacle, Electrical Spectacle (Independent)

Jimmy Thackery, Guitar (Bling Pig Records)

JoJo Herman, Defector/Kenny Brown, Stingray (Fat Possum)

Lesa Cormier/August Broussard & The Sundown Playboys, Back Home Memories (Acadiana Records)

Mark Selby, Dirt (Vanguard Records)

Matt Flinner Quartet, Walking on the Moon (Compass Records)

Morphine, The Best of Morphine 1992-1995 (Rykodisc)

Nikki Sudden & Rowland S. Howard, Kiss You Kidnapped Charabanc/Live in Augsburg (Secretly Canadian)

Nikki Sudden, Groove/Crown of Thorns (Secretly Canadian)

Rotary Downs, Long After The Thrill (Static On Vinyl)

Sergeant Petter, It’s A Record (New Records)

Smokin’ Joe Kubek and B’nois King, Roadhouse Research (Blind Pig)

Sondre Lerche, Faces Down (Astralwerks)

The Iguanas, Plastic Silver 9 Volt Heart (Yep Roc Records)

The Jacobites, The Ragged School (Secretly Canadian)

The Numbers, 3 (Cunt Productions)

Todd Washko, Gone (Four Cats/Radionic)

Tony Dagradi Trio, Parading (Mirliton Records)

Various Artists, Mardi Gras: The Language of New Orleans Volume 7 (Louisiana Red Hot Records)

Mojo Mouth

New Orleans Set In Her Ways?? Nah…

Live Wire

Alex McMurray, Circle Bar, February 5, 2003

Bipolaroid, Mermaid Lounge, January 25, 2003

Clarence Carter, Bally’s Casino, February 1, 2003

Jonathan Freilich plays Dylan, Mermaid Lounge, February 6, 2003

Peelander-Z, Electric Eel Shock, Zoom & Die Rotzz, Dixie Taverne, January 21, 2003

Smile On Your Brother

The Best Band in the World?

Todd Rundgren, House of Blues, January 20, 2003

Letters

Letters March 2003