The New Orleans Agenda: Damon J. Batiste

2013-12-28T00:44:22+00:00 December 22nd, 2012|

NEW ORLEANS AGENDA – “Most of the time, folks think that I’m a lot older because they’ve heard about my work for a while,” says 43 year-old percussionist and New Orleans cultural icon, Damon Batiste. “They think I’m this old man, you know, like in my 70s.” Batiste has deep roots in New Orleans culture. He’s been a part of the Batiste Brothers Band since 1978 and is the son of keyboardist, David Batiste. Click here to read more