New Orleans probably has more social clubs, neighborhood groups, art and music collectives per capita than any other place on earth (or certainly in the US.)

Here’s some informal footage shot of one of these groups by filmmaker Lily Keber. It’s the 9th Ward Marching Band in rehearsal and marching on Mardis Gras in 2007.

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St. Patrick’s Day New Orleans 2007
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