Wednesday, September 22, 2010

The Day the Heavy Metal Music Died

I'm just wondering, but do the new ordinances Jefferson Parish just dropped on Fat City constitute "gentrification" or "Disneyfication?" Discuss.

Bonus Item 1: Midnight on weeknights and 1am on weekends? It takes a lot for any district to make Georgia's alcohol-serving regulations look progressive, but there you go. At least Fat City can still stay open on Sunday.

Bonus Item 2: If the bars and adult entertainment establishments pull up stakes and move, where in Greater New Orleans do they land?

Bonus Item 3: Does the Fat City heavy metal scene survive this by adapting to new surroundings, or do they find another place to play?

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