PHOTOS: Second line pays tribute to Art ‘Poppa Funk’ Neville

Neville's daughter Arthel Neville, Troy 'Trombone Shorty' Andrews, young trombonist Alvin CoCo, Corey Henry and others were in attendance at the second line.

by Matthew Hinton
July 30, 2019

The day before Art ‘Poppa Funk’ Neville’s funeral Wednesday, New Orleanians took to the streets of Treme Tuesday to celebrate his life with a second line.

Neville’s daughter Arthel Neville, Troy ‘Trombone Shorty’ Andrews, young trombonist Alvin CoCo, Corey Henry and others were in attendance at the second line.

Here are photos from the celebration:

 

Tremé / Lafitte
Getting there
Tremé / Lafitte, New Orleans, LA, USA

Matthew Hinton is a New Orleans area freelance photographer whose work has been recognized by the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) Best of Photojournalism Awards in 2014 and 2016, and by numerous awards from the Press Club of New Orleans, including the Hal Ledet President's Print Photography Award, the highest honor the Press Club can bestow upon a photographer. Matthew Hinton has previously been a staff photographer at both of the daily newspapers in New Orleans. His work has appeared nationally and internationally through freelance work with the Associated Press and AFP, Agence France-Presse.

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