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4 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
Ellis Marsalis celebrates his new CD of jazz standards, 'On the Second Occasion,' with two shows at Snug Harbor on Friday, March 7, 2014.
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8 hrs ago | Westport Now
A New Orleans-style jazz quartet played a mournful "Just a Closer Walk With Thee" as a prelude for today's funeral service at Westport's Christ & Holy Trinity Church for Michael Goodgame, the 20-year-old 2011 Staples High School graduate killed in a car crash Friday in Minnesota.
10 hrs ago | Connecticut Post
Editor's note: After nearly a decade on the job, writer Erik Ofgang is giving up his Backstage Pass music column in order to take on some new adventures in writing.
10 hrs ago | WWL-TV New Orleans
Lesley Stahl interviews members of the Preservation Hall Jazz Band for a segment to air Mar. 9 on "CBS Sunday Morning with Charles Osgood."
10 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
Willie Nelson headlines the House of Blues, and Jim Jefferies brings a standup show to the Civic Theatre on Friday .
13 hrs ago | Alabama Live
NORTHPORT, Alabama -- The terrific New Orleans dixieland jazz band Voodoo Saints will perform at tonight's Kentuck Art Night in the Courtyard of Wonders in downtown Northport.
One of the great things about being a newspaper journalist is that we get to meet famous people.
The Tabasco shrimp are Gulf shrimp smothered in a rich Tabasco-butter sauce, served with French bread and lime.
On Thursday, March 6, the live music options in New Orleans include a classic rock band fronted by a hot-handed guitarist, a hip-hop blues hybrid band from Philadelphia, and the latest project from the frontman of a '90s alt-rock band.
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NEW ORLEANS -- Stars including Gregg Allman, Mavis Staples and Allen Toussaint have signed on to a special tribute concert to musician Dr. John.
Friday Cheers, the affordable summer concert series at Brown's Island, has announced the first six weeks of its 2014 shows.
Mardi Gras 2014 may have dawned under gray skies , but the 58-day Carnival season will be remembered for its sweet king cakes, rockin' and jazzy bands and beautiful rain-or-shine parades.
March 5 is Ash Wednesday, the day after Mardi Gras, the day New Orleans typically settles down and catches its collective breath.
Mental Health America of Licking County will transport its supporters to New Orleans this year during its 15th annual Java and Jazz auction.
Bourbon Street is a minefield of bad food, prepared with the intoxicated masses in mind.
The annual New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival celebrates the music and culture of New Orleans and Louisiana.