FILE - In this May 4, 2012 file photo, the Pedrito Martinez 

FILE - In this May 4, 2012 file photo, the Pedrito Martinez Group performs at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans. Martinez and the Red Baraat rhythms band are among the acts heading to New Orleans to headline a festival celebrating the music and culture rooted in Africa that made its way to the Caribbean and Gulf South region centuries ago. The Congo Square New World Rhythms Festival is a free event open to the general public. It is in its sixth year and will be held at Armstrong Park in New Orleans March 23, 2013 through March 24. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
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FILE - In this May 4, 2012 file photo, the Pedrito Martinez Group performs at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans. Martinez and the Red Baraat rhythms band are among the acts heading to New Orleans to headline a festival celebrating the music and culture rooted in Africa that made its way to the Caribbean and Gulf South region centuries ago. The Congo Square New World Rhythms Festival is a free event open to the general public. It is in its sixth year and will be held at Armstrong Park in New Orleans March 23, 2013 through March 24. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
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