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When the Preservation Hall Jazz Band hits downbeat Wednesday night, the octet will bring five decades of playing New Orleans sounds plus something different.
Included: Jefferson Davis dies in New Orleans; Four people die at a free Rolling Stones concert at the Altamont Speedway in Livermore, California; America's first attempt to put a satellite into orbit fails; Jazz pianist Dave Brubeck is born.
Though it's not even a year old, The Chapel is the lone Mission venue in SFist 's list of the top 10 music venues in SF.
"New Orleans has always been a great city for me," John Waters said by phone earlier this week.
Mount Pleasant senior, Marc DeLoach, skippered the School of the Arts Sailing Team to an outstanding finish Nov. 23 and 24 as the team competed on the national stage at the Great Oaks Invitational in New Orleans.
During the finale to the Satchmo to Marsalis Tribute concert held during 2001 at UNO-Keifer lakefront Arena, The Marsalis brothers Jason , Branford , Wynton , Delfeayo perform with their father, Ellis.
Bonnie Raitt takes over the Saenger, and John Mayer brings his guitar to New Orleans Arena, on a Saturday already jam-packed with things to do.
Everywhere you looked, there was something going on: art covered almost every available wall surface; music performed by Allen Toussaint, Preservation Hall Jazz Band and the Hot 8 Brass Band ; glass workshops - you could create your own pin, in one - plus glass blowing demonstrations, kept patrons attention.
A two-night show will take center stage beginning next week at the Charley's Cabaret of the Pacific Islands Club when the Mount Carmel School Theater Club treats audiences to jazz, dance, and laughter in their Christmas offering, 12th Knight.
Kanye West, seen here during the 2011 Essence Music Festival in the Superdome, headlines the New Orleans Arena on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013.
Jazz clarinetist Michael White, pianist Davell Crawford, and the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office Band of Excellence, directed by composer and recording artist Hezekiah Brinson Jr., will headline the musical lineup at the Music Ministry Christmas Concert Dec. 13 at 7 p.m., at Franklin Avenue Baptist Church, 2515 Franklin Ave., New Orleans.
Rosemary and Bill Fisher, who recently retired from the New Orleans Jazz Club in Louth, have been honoured for their efforts.
That's why it makes perfect sense for the New Orleans yoga community to hold a fundraiser for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan , the deadliest Philippine typhoon yet which affected more than 13-million people including 5.5 million children.
Since 1938, Bachelors' Club of New Orleans has been presenting debutantes, and this year was its 74th annual presentation.
Massachusetts native Freddy "Boom-Boom" Cannon, born on this day in 1939, has no obvious connection to New Orleans.