N.O. jazz musician Lionel Ferbos dies at 103

July 20, 2014 1:49 AM

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N.O. jazz musician Lionel Ferbos dies at 103

LIONEL FERBOS | July 19 (age 103) | The New Orleans jazz trumpeter was a French Quarter fixture, playing a regular Saturday night gig at the Palm Court Jazz Cafe well past his 100th birthday. "As long as I have teeth, I'll keep playing," he told USA TODAY in 2011. "You can't play trumpet without teeth."

JOHNNY WINTER | July 16 (age 70) | The Texas blues-rock icon (and brother of Edgar Winter), famous for his blazing ‘70s live shows, was hailed by ‘Rolling Stone’ as one of the 100 greatest guitarists of all time.

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