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Dee Dee Bridgewaters

  Dee Dee Bridgewater's new album, Dee Dee's Feathers, mines the rich history of New Orleans music. Greg Miles/Courtesy of the artist From African drums in Congo Square to raucous brass bands second-lining in the streets, jazz is the soundtrack of New Orleans. The history and spirit of the Crescent City can be summoned through thousands of now-classic songs. That's the idea behind Dee Dee Bridgewater's new album, Dee Dee's Feathers. Accompanied by Irvin Mayfield and the...