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Dr. John in Concert

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'Fresh Air' at 20: New Orleans' Dr. John

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Dr. John Brings His Own Magic to 'Mercernary'

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Dr. John in-studio on World Cafe - 09/14/2005

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The Spirit of New Orleans Is in Its Music

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Dr. John, Always in the Right Place

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Dr. John, 'Dis Dat or D'Udda'

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Dr. John On Piano Jazz

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Dr. John will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this month. Courtesy of 429 Records hide caption

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Dr. John: From Session Player To New Orleans Funk Legend

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Dr. John's newest album, Locked Down, comes out Tuesday. Michael Wilson hide caption

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Dr. John: A Rock Legend Gets Personal

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Dan Auerbach (left) joins Dr. John on the latter's new album, Locked Down. Alysse Gafkjen hide caption

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Dr. John: Swamp Grooves From The Bayou Underworld

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The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach makes Dr. John (pictured) sound fresh and intimate by connecting him to his vital musical past. James Demaria Productions hide caption

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Professor Longhair's "Tipitina" is a New Orleans funk staple and a template for the New Orleans piano style. Eric Bookhart/Harvest Records hide caption

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