• Tim

    Correction: The lead singer for The Dukes was Michael Assunto. He passed away last year:
    http://obits.nola.com/obituaries/nola/obituary.aspx?n=michael-jac-assunto&pid=146699518

  • Absolutely FANTASTIC article……and seems to be SCREAMIN’ out for a book treatment…..GO FOR IT! Keep on chooglin’!

  • Jda_vinci

     Who wrote this article, in the 1950’s Jerry Lee Lewis , Elvis
    Presley,Fats Domino,and many other recorded ,here in New Orleans, and
    played live ,in the 1960’s The Beatles came,

     Herman and the Hermits, and many more,from all over came here to play live,

    OUR HISTORY OF ROCK AND ROLL IN NEW ORLEANS GOES WAY BACK,!!

  • Jda_vinci

     Who wrote this article, in the 1950’s Jerry Lee Lewis , Elvis
    Presley,Fats Domino,and many other recorded ,here in New Orleans, and
    played live ,in the 1960’s The Beatles came,

     Herman and the Hermits, and many more,from all over came here to play live,

    OUR HISTORY OF ROCK AND ROLL IN NEW ORLEANS GOES WAY BACK,!!

  • Janramsey

    This piece was written by James Lien for OffBeat in 1998, almost 15 years ago.