Louisiana Music Timeline: December 28


1927: Birth of singer Leonard “Chick” Carbo born Houma, LA. Member of The Spiders with brother Chuck Carbo.

1948: Happy Birthday to drummer Joseph “Zigaboo” Modeliste born in New Orleans.


1980: Drummer Walter “Popee” Lastie dies of a heart attack in Jackson Square while playing “When The Saints Go Marching In.”