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Art Neville,

Art Neville, born Arthur Lanon Neville in New Orleans on Dec. 17, 1937, has a career spanning all the phases of New Orleans music-mambo, rock'n'roll, soul and modern funk. Heavily influenced by Professor Longhair, Neville joined the Hawketts — Carol Joseph (trombone), August Fleury and Israel Bell (trumpets), George Davis (alto), Maurice Bashman (tenor), Alfred August (guitar) and John Bou-dreaux (drums) — in 1955.

Their record of 'Mardi Gras Mambo', with Neville on piano and vocals, is released annu-ally by Chess to coincide with the local celebrations. Neville went solo on Specialty in 1958 with several rocking singles, all made with the assistance of Cosimo Matassa's finest stu-dio sessionmen. Jerry Byrne's 'Lights Out', also on Spe-cialty, features Neville's brain-bending piano solo. In 1961, Neville followed his brother Aaron to Minit where he re-corded under Allen Toussaint. Later he formed the Meters.

 

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Aaron & Art Neville - Brother To Brother (2-CD)
Aaron & Art Neville: Aaron & Art Neville - Brother To Brother (2-CD) Art-Nr.: CD0613232

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(2003/Fuel 2000) 36 Tracks - The early recordings from the late 1950s and early 1960s of the two brothers who should later form with another two brothers the world famous Neville Brothers! New Orleans R&B with a Soul and Rock'n'Roll!...
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