The Beau Koo Jacks with mick on the drum throne, will be performing on Mardi Gars Day otherwise know as Fat Tuesday; Tuesday February 12th 2013 @
2531 East 7th Avenue
North St. Paul, MN 55109
Mardi Gras is probably the most important musical event out of the entire year on the American continent; presenting a truly unique, multi cultural panorama of the oldest of musical
American Traditions. New Orleans is the birthplace of JAZZ and our link to America’s rich and exuberant celebration of all cultures in America. Africans, Native Peoples, Europeans, French, Haitian all intermingled to bring to our culture true diversity with this most abundant jubilation. The soulful and exciting vocal work of Van Nixon will make you jump and shout for more bo ba be doo ba, and second line madness.
BKJ will be Performing music by Jessie Hill, Ernie K Doe, Lee Dorsey, the Meters, Fats Domino, Otis Redding, Dr John, Professor Longhair, Robert Parker, Chris Kenner, Earl King, Cab Calloway, Louis Armstrong, The Wild Tchoupitoulas, Allen Toussaint etc etc