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2 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
Nelson Mandela will be honored in New Orleans on Friday with a memorial service followed by a jazz funeral, city officials said.
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3 hrs ago | OnMilwaukee
It's hard to believe 2013 is almost over, and looking back, it wasn't my favorite year, but it certainly contained some fine entertainment moments.
7 hrs ago | NOLA.com
George H. Buck Jr., the formidable music impresario who devoted much of his life to presenting, preserving, broadcasting and producing American music, has passed away, WWL reports .
12 hrs ago | Something Else! Reviews
As we - or me, anyway - await the first full album by one of New Orleans' best-kept secrets of late, The Nth Power continues to tantalize.
16 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
Toussaint's album, "Songbook," is up for best Americana album. The New Orleans Advocate reports Toussaint recorded the album, which features solo voice and piano performances, in the fall of 2009 at Joe's Pub in New York City.
16 hrs ago | Portals and KM
Here is a 30" x 36" acrylic painting of a half dozen charboriled oysters we had at Armstong Park during one of the Jazz in the Park sessions sponsored by People United for Armstrong Park .
Guitarist Brian Seeger and his organ jazz Organic Trio perform two sets at Snug Harbor on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013.
The options for live music in New Orleans on Wednesday, Dec. 11 include a jazz clarinetist in a cathedral, a blues/Mardi Gras Indian hybrid, and Meters-style funk guitarist from England.
The sounds of Christmas swirled through the Northshore Harbor Center on Dec. 9, courtesy of the Marine Corps Band New Orleans.
Touring in support of its 2014 album Mechanical Bull , Nashville's U2 Lite Kings of Leon announced a second string of U.S. tour dates, including a stop at the New Orleans Arena on April 11. The band of brothers Followhill formed in 1999 under the shadow of their father's Pentecostal preaching and mother's homeschooling.
Immigration reform is both urgent and stalled in Congress. So, it's no wonder that in New Orleans, the "most unique" city in America, 22 people were arrested earlier this month.
Derek Vincent Smith, who performs as Pretty Lights, used over a dozen New Orleans musicians on his Grammy-nominated "A Color Map of the Sun."
The options for live music in New Orleans on Tuesday, Dec. 10, include an acclaimed singer-songwriter from Minnesota, a gospel group, a modern jazz ensemble, and a brass band or two.
There's sad news out of New Orleans this morning as Larry McKinley has passed away.
Then there's a more realistic problem--- none of the characters on this series had the depth than even the third-string characters did on The Wire.
The final touches aren't in place yet, but Wally the alligator is feeling at home in his new living arrangements.