Wednesday, September 14, 2005

YOU CAN FLOAT 'EM ALONG IN A BOAT AND PRETEND THEY'RE DOCTOR JOHN CDS

Over in Tokyo, on a tour, Doctor John has been in a lamentation for New Orleans. Although he has been lamenting backwards across the Pacific:

As the best-known face of New Orleans, he has been busy since the disaster recording for benefit programs and campaigning for donations. But he says he is disgusted by the incessant celebrity "propaganda" surrounding the catastrophe.

In an interview with the New York Daily News last week, he said: "I would hate to be like little Harry Connick, being used for propaganda. I like Harry, but that's not for me."

"If they got Harry in, why couldn't they bring back some people who lived in the neighborhood?" he asked.