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A piece of P.E.I.'s history is recognized in The Old Stock: Songs of Black History from Prince Edward Island.
On Monday, Sept. 1 at the monthly New Orleans urban-music networking party Industry Influence the veteran New Orleans rapper Fifth Ward Weebie will discuss the runaway success of his 2014 bounce jam "Let Me Find Out," which has perked up the ears of celebrity fans from Snoop Dogg to Questlove to Cash Money Records cofounder Ronald "Slim" Williams.
Saxophonist Tim Green, a thoughtful, highly respected presence on New Orleans stages for more than 30 years, has died.
The traditional Englewood Pioneer Days Street Dance is back! The Shipwreck Dance is going to the street.
Contemporary R&B saxophonist Gerald Albright, left, shares a bill with singers Will Downing and Regina Belle at the Saenger Theatre in New Orleans on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.
Before playing this week's Halifax Urban Folk Festival, David Pirner needed a little clarification on what kind of event he'd be attending.
Preservation Hall Jazz Band plays at 8 p.m. on Friday at Turner Hall Ballroom, 1040 N. 4th St. Tickets are $29.50 at the door; the Pabst Theater box office, 144 E. Wells St.; the Riverside Theater box office, 116 W. Wisconsin Ave.; 286-3663 and pabsttheater.org.
Jazz trombonist, music producer and educator Delfeayo Marsalis' new book, " No Cell Phone Day ," earned the 2014 National Indie Excellence Award for the best picture book for ages 4 to 8, and is the grand-prize winner of the 2014 Purple Dragonfly Book Awards.
Seth Walker should be no stranger to Houston audiences from his many years as one of Austin's hardest-gigging musicians, whose relaxed but precise take on white-man's blues has built an impressive following in this part of the world.
Live music is alive and well at the Pearl. This summer Pearl and San Antonio Jazz legend Doc Watkins created a weekly dance hall series featuring the best of South Texas dance hall music every Wednesday night at the Pearl Stable.
On Sunday morning, September 7, Faith Lutheran Church will be offering two New Orleans Jazz Liturgies, at 8:30 and 11 am.
Little Freddie King during the New Orleans Musicians Assistance Foundation Sweet 16 Prom at the Palm Court Jazz Cafe in New Orleans on April 30, 2014.
The 35th annual Detroit Jazz Festival is this Labor Day weekend. It is the largest free jazz festival in the world, and it will be held in downtown Detroit at Campus Martius and Hart Plaza.
Rollin', rollin', rollin' on the river. New Orleans is a port city where locals wake to the smell of coffee wafting over banana trees laden with yellow fruit, their tropical leaves waving over courtyard walls as breezes blow off the Mississippi River.
Preservation Hall Jazz Band from New Orleans will return to the ROHM on April 28, 2015.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 10:54 am
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