Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Uncle Lionel Batiste

Photo by Mark Folse

A 2nd line to honor Uncle Lionel Batiste will be held in NYC on Thursday, July 26th at 6:30 PM.  The parade will be led by The Stooges Brass Band! Gather at Josie Robertson Plaza at Lincoln Center and bring white handkerchiefs, 2nd line umbrellas and large pictures of Uncle Lionel, if you have them.

Followed by a free show on the plaza by The Stooges Brass Band.

1 Comment:

hazmania said...

So sad. Uncle Lionel and Treme played after my nephew's wedding this spring, parading the wedding party through the French Quarter.
What a charismatic, great character.