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Best of New Orleans
An ugly week
Like many municipalities, the City of New Orleans hands out ceremonial proclamations and letters of welcome to citizens and visitors.
7 hrs ago
All About Jazz
Elio Villafranca And The Jass Syncopaters -- The Caribbean Tinge: Live from Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola
Ever since the jazz was created in the clubs and dancehalls of New Orleans, there was always a significant influence from the Caribbean region, specifically from Cuba.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The glorious potential of cities; or, How eight square blocks can change the world
The Wire and Treme -- delivered an incendiary talk about the alarming rise of American inequality at the Festival of Dangerous Ideas in Sydney, Australia.
Live music in New Orleans for Tues., July 29: Shamarr Allen & the Underdawgs
Shamarr Allen and the Underdawgs perform during Essence Festival 2013 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans Friday, July 5, 2013.
Best of New Orleans
U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu picked up a musical endorsement last week in her bid to retain her Senate seat - that of New Orleans jazz legend Ellis Marsalis .
Best of New Orleans
Preview: Satchmo SummerFest
John Boutte performs on the Red Beans and Ricely Yours stage at 3:45 p.m. Friday at the Old U.S. Mint.
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis performs in benefit for Tipitina's Foundation
New Orleans native Wynton Marsalis was joined by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, of which he is the artistic and managing director, for a special concert to benefit Tipitina's Foundation on Sunday .
Dixie Power Trio kicks off summer concert series in Ashland
The Bluemont Concert Series returns to the Town of Ashland for its 10th season of outdoor evening concerts featuring a variety of family-focused evening performances.
New Orleans Calling: In Search of Satchmo
Welcome to the WWOZ's new nationally syndicated program, NEW ORLEANS CALLING! We have lots in store for you! The presence and spirit of Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong can be found in books, in movies, and on recordings spanning many decades -- but in New Orleans, he's very much alive in another way: in the spirit of the musicians of the city.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Steely Dan's 'Jamalot Ever After' in New Orleans at the UNO Lakefront Arena
Stacie Russell, 29 and Tasha McGhie, 30, from Fort Worth, Texas talk about why they love Steely Dan before the concert at New Orleans' UNO Lakefront Arena on Saturday, July 26, 2014.
The Hartford Courant
The Loves of His Life Were Jazz, Dance, And His Church
Edward D. Turner Jr. had a joie de vivre that was irrepressible: He loved dancing, jazz, and a good party.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Live music in New Orleans for Mon., July 28, 2014: Glen David Andrews returns
Glen David Andrews returns to his Monday night gig at d.b.a. on Frenchmen Street on July 28, 2014.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
It seems like the Red Hot discs have been around forever, dutifully, as their longtime motto proclaims, "Fighting AIDS Through Popular Culture."
The Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Allen Toussaint to Tour This Fall
The Preservation Hall Jazz Band will be touring the United States with their longtime friend and fellow New Orleans icon Allen Toussaint.
Myrtle Beach Online
Singer-pianist Dr. John still going strong at 73
Growing up as a New Orleans musician in the '40s and '50s, Mac Rebennack had a street-level view of the legend of Louis Armstrong.
Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, and more things to do in New Orleans on Sunday
The second day of New Orleans Daiquiri Festival features music by Yugen, Micah McKee and Little Maker, the Honorable South, Cardinal Sons, and Tank and the Bangas.
Review: Edinburgh Jazz Festival
IN celebrating Jelly Roll Morton's legacy, drummer Ken Mathieson journeyed back through the history of jazz itself.
Live music in New Orleans for Sat., July 26, 2014: Steely Dan at the Lakefront Arena
On Saturday, July 26, the options for live music in New Orleans include an ultra-smooth classic rock band, a renowned acoustic blues picker, and the return of an infamous New Orleans rock character.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
WWL-TV New Orleans
Lucky accident brings photo treasures to Pete Fountain
Karen and Johnny Jones from Kentwood walked into the Amtrak station with a box of treasures for famed New Orleans musician Pete Fountain.
Montgomery museum celebrates Zelda Fitzgerald's 114th birthday
A Megabus traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans encountered a mechanical issue and had to stop near Tuskegee Thursday afternoon.