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1 hr ago | Twin Cities Daily Planet
Brooklyn-based ensemble Red Baraat makes its debut at Orchestra Hall on Friday, April 25 at 8 pm.
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5 hrs ago | Best of New Orleans
FESTIVAL : Jazz in the Park with Kermit Ruffins and Big Freedia, Armstrong Park , 4 p.m.-8 p.m. Free.
10 hrs ago | Ayer Public Spirit
Jazz clarinetist Orange Kellin remembers playing the first New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in 1970, when small crowds turned out to see a handful of performances.
10 hrs ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk
Eagley Jazz Club hosts events every month with the next - Spirit of New Orleans - being held on Bank Holiday Monday, May 5. It will be followed by a visit from trad jazz band, Six In A Bar, who will be at Dunscar Conservative Club, Hardmans Lane, Bromley Cross, on Monday, May 19. The event, which will start at 7pm, is in aid of Rosemere Cancer ... (more)
10 hrs ago | NOLA.com
If it weren't for the pansies and the small conical rosemary bush -- the kind one gives as a holiday gift -- that line the narrow curbside garden, you might not blink an eye as you strolled past the weathered facade of the Bywater home of musician Jon Cleary and costumer Trish Gorman.
14 hrs ago | NOLA.com
Jazz in the Park rolls into week two with performances from Big Freedia, the Star Steppin' Cosmonaughties, and Kermit Ruffins and the Barbecue Swingers.
On Tuesday pianist Craig Taborn and twelve other jazz performers divided $1.7 million in grants from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.
The exuberant brass band of students from the Trombone Shorty Academy and Cha Wa, a Mardi Gras Indian, performing with them aren't the usual sights one might see at Tulane University's Wilson Center Atrium , the building that houses the athletic department.
The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival is renowned for attracting bands from all over the world, but for anyone who has attended the seven day event, it is immediately apparent that it also draws people from across the city looking to make a few quick bucks.
Carol Fleischman of New Orleans dances with an old friend, Rick Skillings of Orlando, Fla., in front of the Sheraton Fais Do-Do stage on the opening day of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival presented by Shell, Friday April 23, 2010.
New Orleans singer-songwriter Kristin Diable, performing at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz Fest on Saturday, April 26, 2014, has struck a deal with the Nashville company Thirty Tigers to manage her and release her next album.
Most of those in attendance seemed to agree that Mickey Easterling went out Tuesday evening just the way she would have wanted to - well-dressed and in the thick of things.
Thursday A decade ago, Atlanta's favorite scuzz band became a legend -- and black sheep -- on the rock-club circuit for its bottle-smashing, urine-soaked live shows.
This week's Guardian of the Groove is an outstanding jazz pianist who has been making music almost his entire life.
Theresa Andersson will be featured for a free show in downtown New Orleans at Lafayette Square on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.
The 2014 New Orleans Jazz Fest stretches over two weekends -- Friday, April 25, to Sunday, April 27; and Thursday, May 1, through Sunday, May 4. The full schedule for all seven days of the New Orleans Jazz Fest of music may be too much of a good thing: How do you decide which acts to see? Here is a recap of Best Bets for the first weekend of the ... (more)
When the 2014 New Orleans Jazz Fest opens at the Fair Grounds on Friday, April 25th, it will look and feel much like last year's festival, and the one before that.