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  • There is a New Orleans nightclub called Tipitina's, which has a web site to try to locate missing musicians, or to hook up musicians with families in nearby states who can take them.

    Rebecca Pidgeon: One of the Greats

  • I mean, as those people that know this music well, will recognize that as Allen's minor key transcription of the famous Professor Longhair composition, Tipitina, which is normally heard as an up-tempo, a song of great exuberance.

    Costello and Toussaint, 'A River in Reverse'

  • I was one minute away from calling Tipitina's in New Orleans and raising hell.

    outfoxed Diary Entry

  • Mr. Toussaint reinvented Professor Longhair's "Tipitina" on the 2005 multiartist album "Our New Orleans" and says he's recorded symphonic versions of many "Fess" compositions.

    Standards, Toussaint-Style

  • BLOCK: You do the classic, Professor Longhair song "Tipitina" on this new live CD, and it's great to hear that melody emerging from the improvisation that you do at the beginning of the song and then there it comes.

    Henry Butler Brings New Orleans to NPR

  • (Soundbite of song, "Tipitina") BLOCK: And there it is.

    Henry Butler Brings New Orleans to NPR

  • His "Tipitina," referenced by McAlary in the bail-out scene, gave the venerable New Orleans nightclub its name.

    New Orleans Saints Central

  • The guitarists are scheduled to perform with the band at New Orleans 'Tipitina's French Quarter on May 1.

    Murmurs.com

  • Dr. John's Gumbo bridged the gap between post-hippie rock and early rock & roll, blues, and R&B, offering a selection of classic New Orleans R&B, including "Tipitina" and "Junko Partner," updated with a gritty, funky beat.

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  • Recorded at the Vanguard club in Sydney, Australia, MO HIPPA shows Cleary and his ace band stamping their signature, groove-laden style on New Orleans classics like Professor Longhair's iconic "Tipitina" and the Meters 'funk masterpiece "People Say."

    westcoastmusic

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