From The Big Apple To The Big Easy: The Concert For New Orleans

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From The Big Apple To The Big Easy: The Concert For New Orleans, 2006


Disc 1:
01. Jazz Funeral - Dirge/Celebrate - The ReBirth Brass Band
02. Allen Toussaint Band introduction by Ed Bradley
03. Southern Nights - Allen Toussaint
04. All These Things - Art Neville
05. Hercules - Lenny Kravitz
06. On Your Way Down / Yes We Can Can - Elvis Costello with The Allen Toussaint Band
07. Ain't Got No Home - Clarence "Frogman" Henry
08. Fortune Teller - Jimmy Buffett
09. A Change Is Gonna Come - Aaron Neville
10. Big Chief - Cyril Neville
11. Ladies Of The Big Easy Introduction by Jessica Lange
12. Time Is On My Side - Irma Thomas
13. Last Train / I Know (You Don't Want Me No More - Cyndi Lauper & Allen Toussaint
14. Brother Jake / Iko Iko - Irma Thomas, The Dixie Cups & Cyndi Lauper
15. I Think It's Going To Rain Today - Bette Midler
16. Elton John Introduction by Scarlett Johansson
17. Levon - Elton John
18. Blues Introduction by Ed Bradley
19. My Girl Josephine - Ry Cooder
20. Rock Me Baby - Buckwheat Zydeco
21. When The Levee Breaks - Lenny Kravitz
22. Backwater Blues - Irma Thomas

Disc 2:
01. Jimmy Buffett Introduction by Ed Bradley
02. Pascagoula Run - Jimmy Buffett
03. Heart Of Gold - Jimmy Buffett & Dave Matthews
04. Son Of A Son Of A Sailor - Jimmy Buffett
05. Fins - Jimmy Buffett
06. Margaritaville - Jimmy Buffett
07. Sea Cruise - Jimmy Buffett & Paul Simon
08. President Bill Clinton Introduction by Ed Bradley
09. John Fogerty Introduction by President Bill Clinton
10. Born On The Bayou - John Fogerty
11. Proud Mary - John Fogerty
12. Jazz Introduction by Ed Bradley
13. The Monkey - Dave Bartholomew & Elvis Costello with Diana Krall & The Dirty Dozen Brass Band
14. I'm Walkin' - Diana Krall & Troy Andrews
15. St. James Infirmary - Kermit Ruffins
16. Simon & Garfunkel - Introduction by Paul Newman
17. Mrs. Robinson - Simon & Garfunkel
18. Homeward Bound - Simon & Garfunkel
19. Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon & Garfunkel with Aaron Neville
20. The Neville Brothers Introduction by Ed Bradley
21. Carry The Torch - The Neville Brothers
22. The Meters Introduction by Ed Bradley
23. Hey Pocky Way - The Neville Brothers & The Meters
24. Amazing Grace - The Neville Brothers & The Meters
25. When The Saints Go Marching In - The Neville Brothers, The Meters & Guests
26. When The Saints Go Marching In (Brass Band Reprise) - The ReBirth Brass Band & The Dirty Dozen Brass Band


Rhino Entertainment in association with MSG Entertainment released the DVD of ‘From The Big Apple To The Big Easy: The concert for New Orleans’ Landmark benefit concert held at Madison Square Garden in New York City to aid victims of hurricane Katrina.

On August 22, 2006, Rhino Entertainment, in association with MSG Entertainment (MSGE), released a double disc DVD of the landmark Katrina benefit concert, FROM THE BIG APPLE TO THE BIG EASY: The Concert For New Orleans, which was held on September 20th, 2005 at Madison Square Garden to support the long-term relief and rebuilding efforts following Hurricane Katrina, it was announced today. As the one-year anniversary of the disaster approaches (August 29), Rhino Entertainment and MSGE invite you to bring home the DVD of the live concert performance that has touched so many lives. FROM THE BIG APPLE TO THE BIG EASY unites the biggest names in music with New Orleans legends to create a poignant musical journey. The live concert raised approximately nine million dollars to benefit long-term hurricane relief efforts. 100% of net proceeds from the sale of this DVD will continue to raise money and awareness for those victims.

Lineup features: Buckwheat Zydeco; Jimmy Buffett; Ry Cooder; Elvis Costello; John Fogerty; Elton John; Lenny Kravitz; Dave Matthews; The Original Meters; Bette Midler; The Neville Brothers; The Rebirth Brass Band & Simon & Garfunkel.

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