Ben is a resident ivory tickler at the world famous Pat O Brien’s located in the heart of New Orleans’ French Quarter. Ben took time away from the popular piano bar and recording his bands new album to make a playlist of his favorite tunes. Some are songs he likes to cover when performing, others are tracks he enjoys at home. This may be the only playlist to feature Dr. John, Jamie Lidell, Peter Frampton and Nine Inch Nails in the same set. Keep up with Ben’s band at MageezMusic.com and be sure to visit his hilarious “napkinsfromwork” tumblr blog!
The sounds of New Orleans are featured in this gargantuan Spotify playlist. Much knowledge and love went into this playlist. At 1600+ songs, it lasts for 4 days and is a great way to celebrate Mardi Gras no matter where you are!
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A sweet gumbo of a playlist that includes many traditional Mardi Gras favorites. Jazz, rhythm and blues, soul, brass bands, its all in here. Just press play! Also, check out this HUGE New Orleans Mardi Gras Spotify playlist
This soul music playlist combines fast and slow jams. This is some of the best music around in our opinion.