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Jon Batiste is my Celebrity Crush

His magical spirit and uplifting music are just what I need in these crummy hard times

Jon’s image graces a poster for this year’s New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, even though his name isn’t showing on the schedule. Will he be a surprise guest? I’m guessing maybe not, since he’s unveiling a new opus at Carnegie Hall May 7.

I rarely have a celebrity crush. I’m not much impressed by money or looks, and the media doesn’t give me an opportunity to get to know the celebrities it covers, since it’s focused on looks and fame. But Jon Batiste? He’s different. You can tell by his music, and…




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Patsy Fergusson

Patsy Fergusson

Tree hugger. Tour guide. Top Writer. Feminist. Newly-baptized Bay swimmer. Editor of Fourth Wave.

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