Friday, July 30, 2010

NOLA.COM: "New Orleans musicians create song, video to express views on Gulf of Mexico oil spill"

Rusty Costanza, The Times-Picayune archive



New Orleans musicians create song, video to express views on Gulf of Mexico oil spill

Published: Tuesday, July 13, 2010, 7:50 PM
viaNola.com

Shamarr Allen, Dee-1, Paul Sanchez and Bennie Pete from the Hot 8 Brass Band speak out on the Gulf of Mexico oil spill in the song "Sorry Ain't Enough No More." The video can be seen here, and the song can be downloaded for free.

The video, directed by Allen, is partially set in Grand Isle. The music incorporates rap vocals, a verse from the folksier Sanchez and a trumpet solo.