Dr. John

If there’s a living musician that embodies New Orleans blues, it’s got to be Dr. John. Born Mac Rebennack, the music prodigy began his career in the 1950s at just 14 and has since become an inimitable genre icon. Before his new band, Dr. John and the Lower 911, plays in Hong Kong as part of the Arts Festival, the 71-year-old Night Tripper talks to Penny Zhou about music, television and his beloved New Orleans.

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