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Lower 9th Ward: March 2006

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    These are stills captured from video shot March 2006 in the Lower 9th Ward of New Orleans specifically the area between N. Claiborne, Florida Ave, Tupelo and Tennessee.

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    These are photos and stills captured from video taken August 2006 of the Lower 9th Ward specifically the area between N. Claiborne, Florida Ave, Tupelo and Tennessee.

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December 02, 2012

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It's late, and I read that as "Sunday Morning Video: Queen at Rite Aid," which made me wonder which days of the week you couldn't see a queen at Rite Aid in New Orleans.

OK, I'll go to bed now.

LOL. At least I have the Brewe to do as an excuse for fuzzy mindedness. I hate wrong aid.

he is missed.

Saw Queen in Charlotte in the summer of '79 (they usually toured the U.S. during cold weather, for some reason). I had high expectations going in, and they were completely blown away from the opening notes of "Jailhouse Rock." Of COURSE Bryan May is a physicist; no mere MUSICIAN could've rocked the house like that.

One of my top 5 shows. Ever. Out of hundreds. Ho. Lee. Shit.

My first time seeing them live, I was prepared to be disappointed - the layering of vocals, the 16-tracks-of-single-note-guitars, the overall overkill of the albums couldn't be reproduced live without a male choir and a dozen guitarists.

I was right.
But I wasn't disappointed.
Not one bit.


Tommy

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