Dr. John

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Scoot
June 24, 2019 - 11:38 am
A private ceremony was held at the Orpheum Theater in downtown New Orleans Saturday afternoon for the iconic music legend known to the world as Dr. John. I was honored to have been among the special guests invited to attend the tribute to “Mac” - the name many who knew him well used to refer to...
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June 22, 2019 - 5:34 am
Memorial events for Dr. John who died 2 weeks ago were held Saturday. There was a four-hour public visitation at the Orpheum Theater Saturday morning. A private memorial followed until 3 p.m. Related: Scoot: R.I.P. Dr. John – the mystique of New Orleans personified Then, a huge crowd of admirers...
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Don Ames
June 20, 2019 - 8:19 pm
The New Orleans Council hosted friends and colleagues of legendary musician Dr. John at a presentation of his lifetime achievements and boundless contributions to the city Thursday. Dr. John was a cultural icon and instrumental figure in shaping New Orleans' rich history. As both a student and...
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Chris Miller
June 18, 2019 - 5:29 pm
This Saturday, The Night Tripper will be sent on his final trip. A public visitation will be held for Mac Rebbenack, AKA Dr. John. The Orpheum Theater on Roosevelt Way in downtown New Orleans will host a public visitation from 7:00 - 10:30 a.m. June 22. It will be followed by a private memorial...
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Chris Miller
June 12, 2019 - 10:10 am
Mac Rebbennack, better known as Dr. John, may have left us, but before he went, he recorded one last album, reports Rolling Stone . The collection doesn't even have a title yet, much less a release date, but the songs include collaborations with Aaron Neville, Willie Nelson, and Rickie Lee Jones...
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Scoot
June 10, 2019 - 7:21 am
There is a mystique about New Orleans that was born in the city’s early relationship with voodoo from those who came from Africa and the Caribbean. Dr. John epitomized that New Orleans mystique like no other artist. Early on June 6, 2019, Malcolm John Rebennack, known to the world as Dr. John, died...
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Jim Hanzo
June 07, 2019 - 8:03 am
New Orleans mourning the death of Dr. John who died of a heart attack yesterday morning. Dr. John was a 6-time Grammy winner and a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee who could light up the keys on the piano. "He is one of the city's legendarily classic, in the grand tradition of piano players,"...
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