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Longtime purveyors of raucous, New Orleans-bred jazz-funk whose members have made frequent cameos on HBO's "Treme," the group has gone to another place with the recently released album "Carnivale Electricos." A taut but rowdy mix of middle-of-the-night Mardi Gras sounds and flourishes of Brazilian samba, the album is probably the closest approximation to a genre-blind Crescent City party available on CD, beads and hangover not included. Zach Smith