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Russell Batiste & Friends

- US New Orleans, LA Funk / R&B Soul


Sounds Like: Russell Batiste, Joe Krown, Walter "Wolfman" Washington, David Russell Batiste Jr., Porter Batiste Stoltz

Bio: Raised in a musical family in New Orleans, Russell Batiste started playing drums at the age of four. He also learned to play keyboards, saxophone, guitar and bass, and started to play in the family band when he was seven. He attended St. Augustine High School and left college after two years to j... See Full Bio

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Maple Leaf
May 21, 2012
Russell Batiste plays every Sunday at the Maple Leaf in New Orleans, LA [more]
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May 17, 2012
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