K-Doe Photos from the K-Doe Bio

Event: Feb 21, 2012

Ernie and Antoinette K-Doe with friends, July 2000; photo by Rick Olivier; from "Ernie K-Doe: The R&B Emperor of New Orleans" (THNOC 2012)
Ernie and Antoinette K-Doe with friends, July 2000; photo by Rick Olivier; from "Ernie K-Doe: The R&B Emperor of New Orleans" (THNOC 2012)

Here at Room 220, we’re still stuck in a state of awe over Ben Sandmel’s fantastic biography of Ernie K-Doe, published recently by the Historic New Orleans Collection. We’ve recently posted a whole slew of archival photos of the book along with Wesley Stokes’ review of it.

Is that Quintron in the pool, and Miss Pussycat in the big shades? Sure looks like it.