Treme

HBO’s Treme season premier is tonight (4-11-2010), created by David Simon & Eric Overmyer (The Wire)  Treme takes place 3 months after Hurricane Katrina decimated New Orleans and focuses on the residents coming back to the neighborhood and the rebuilding effort.  The show will feature some familiar faces to Simon’s previous works such as Khandi Alexander (The Corner) Wendell Pierce & Clarke Peters (The Wire) as well as new actors such as Steve Zahn & John Goodman plus a slew of local New Orleanian actors.  Enjoy the trailers and don’t forget to tune in.

Get Ya Hustle On – Juvenile

 

“Get Ya Hustle On” & “What’s Happenin” taken off of Juvey the Greats 8th album “Reality Check” was released shortly after Hurricane Katrina, and the video below contains some of the first real footage I saw of New Orleans after the storm.  Two dope tracks for real, don’t sleep on Juvenile, he is no joke.

unfortunately only the clean version of the video is available