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Title New Orleans, music in exile / a Mug-Shot/Hope Springs production for Starz Entertainment Group ; [producers, Robert Mugge & Diana Zelman ; director & editor, Robert Mugge].

Publication Info. [Englewood, Colo.] : Starz, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 Portland Public Library - Adult Department  DVD PERF NEW    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (113 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1.
Performer Featuring Dr. John, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville, Marcia Ball, Kermit Ruffins, Cowboy Mouth, The Iguanas.
Credits Directors of photography, Christopher Li, David Sperling.
Note Copyright date on title frames: 2006.
Dolby digital stereo.; anamorphic widescreen format (1.78:1 aspect ratio).
Audience Not rated.
Summary Examines how, in the weeks and months following the Hurricane Katrina disaster of 2005, New Orleans musicians attempted to re-establish the Big Easy's music scene. Features interviews and performances of Dr. John, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville, Marcia Ball, Kermit Ruffins, Cowboy Mouth, and the Iguanas. Discusses the shock, sorrow, and courage the musicians experienced as they struggled to return to their homes, rebuild their careers, and revive their community.
Contents Like a hurricane -- That's what I get -- Hey Pockey Way -- Lightening and thunder -- Smoke filled room -- It's gonna be okay -- All of me -- My dearest darling -- That's enough of that stuff -- Louisiana 1927 -- When the saints -- Lord, Lord, Lord -- Un Avlon -- Right now I'm a roamin -- Blues for New Orleans -- I will survive -- Grammarian -- Voodoo Shoppe -- Home -- Band on the run -- Moonburn -- Rat a tang tang -- I walk on guilded splinters -- Sweet home New Orleans.
Bonus songs. A history of New Orleans piano / Jon Cleary -- Meet the boys on the battlefront / Big Chief Monk Boudreaux -- That's what I get / Marcia Ball -- Keep happy / Papa Mali -- The weight of the world / Beatinpath -- Lie to me / Theresa Andersson -- A grammarian stuck in a medical drama / World Leader Pretend.
Note Special features include: Assembled by Robert Mugge from scenes shot in New Orleans, Lafayette and Memphis two months after Hurricane Katrina; A New Orleans rescue (story telling by Dave Spizale, GM of KRVS-FM); photographs by Dave & Matthew Spizale.
Language Closed-captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Social aspects.
Disasters -- Social aspects -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.
Musicians -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.
Music -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.
Hurricane Katrina, 2005.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Mugge, Robert, 1950- Producer. Director.
Zelman, Diana. Producer.
Dr. John, 1941-2019. Musician.
Thomas, Irma. Musician.
Neville, Cyril, 1948- Musician.
Ball, Marcia. Musician.
Ruffins, Kermit. Musician.
Cleary, Jon. Musician.
Papa Mali (Musician) Musician.
Andersson, Theresa, 1971- Musician.
Boudreaux, Joseph, 1941- Musician.
Cowboy Mouth (Musical group : New Orleans, La.) Musician.
Iguanas (Musical group) Musician.
Beatin Path (Musical group) Musician.
World Leader Pretend (Musical group) Musician.
Mug-Shot Productions.
Hope Springs (Firm)
Starz Entertainment Group (Firm)
Added Title Music in exile
Standard No. 013138300188
Music No. P3001 Starz
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