How Professor Longhair went from record store janitor to patron saint of New Orleans Jazz Fest

In 1971, Jazz Fest founders George Wein, Quint Davis, and Allison Miner sat down at a bar in Uptown New Orleans, waiting to see a Mardi Gras Indian practice. A song came on the jukebox.

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