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3 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
Even in New Orleans, a city that fully embraces costume, spectacle and eccentricity, Samantha Martin and the Amazing Acro-Cats make a scene.
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4 hrs ago | The Advocate
George H. Buck Jr., an unabashed devotee of traditional New Orleans jazz and a music and radio entrepreneur, died Wednesday at his home in New Orleans.
6 hrs ago | WWOZ
During the week leading up to our birthday, our web team compiled and composed a number of Facebook posts based on archival images from our past: posters, pictures, floor plans & more.
9 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
Jazz notable Delfeayo Marsalis -- and his trombone -- will be crossing the Causeway to perform with the Big Easy Award-winning St. Timothy Choir.
13 hrs ago | Dallas Observer
"It's funny to me when I see films of parades and there are people standing on the sidewalks waving.
16 hrs ago | All About Jazz
French culture is the theme of HA©bert's trio recording. The New Orleans born, Cajun bassist invited the Paris-based pianist and Detroit's Cleaver to record the follow-up to their inaugural release Spiritual Lover .
Nelson Mandela will be honored in New Orleans on Friday with a memorial service followed by a jazz funeral, city officials said.
It's hard to believe 2013 is almost over, and looking back, it wasn't my favorite year, but it certainly contained some fine entertainment moments.
George H. Buck Jr., the formidable music impresario who devoted much of his life to presenting, preserving, broadcasting and producing American music, has passed away, WWL reports .
As we - or me, anyway - await the first full album by one of New Orleans' best-kept secrets of late, The Nth Power continues to tantalize.
Toussaint's album, "Songbook," is up for best Americana album. The New Orleans Advocate reports Toussaint recorded the album, which features solo voice and piano performances, in the fall of 2009 at Joe's Pub in New York City.
Here is a 30" x 36" acrylic painting of a half dozen charboriled oysters we had at Armstong Park during one of the Jazz in the Park sessions sponsored by People United for Armstrong Park .
Guitarist Brian Seeger and his organ jazz Organic Trio perform two sets at Snug Harbor on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013.
The options for live music in New Orleans on Wednesday, Dec. 11 include a jazz clarinetist in a cathedral, a blues/Mardi Gras Indian hybrid, and Meters-style funk guitarist from England.
The sounds of Christmas swirled through the Northshore Harbor Center on Dec. 9, courtesy of the Marine Corps Band New Orleans.
Touring in support of its 2014 album Mechanical Bull , Nashville's U2 Lite Kings of Leon announced a second string of U.S. tour dates, including a stop at the New Orleans Arena on April 11. The band of brothers Followhill formed in 1999 under the shadow of their father's Pentecostal preaching and mother's homeschooling.
Immigration reform is both urgent and stalled in Congress. So, it's no wonder that in New Orleans, the "most unique" city in America, 22 people were arrested earlier this month.