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  1. Peter Martin to perform Saturday, May 17 at benefit for New City SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... the near future , and posted the video below, which features him leading a quartet in his original song "Cuba...New Orleans." (The clip was recorded at the Lotos Jazz Festival in Poland, and also features East St. Louis' own Terreon Gully on drums, ...

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  2. Nickel Creek, Revivalists, Moon Taxi added to JAS lineupRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Aspen Times

    ... 31, prior to previously announced country artist Carrie Underwood. Organizers also announced the addition of New Orleans band The Revivalists, playing at 3 p.m. Aug. 31, and American indie-rock band Moon Taxi, who will play at 3 p.m. Aug. 30, prior ...

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  3. The WilliesLET Congress Pay Your BillsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... most wanted to have a beer with, the World Trade Center might still be standing, we might not have invaded Iraq, New Orleans would still be the vibrant city it once was, there wouldn't be foreclosure signs stretching from sea to shining sea, gas ...

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  4. Live music in New Orleans for Easter Sunday 2014: Todd Snider, Lil BoosieRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    On Easter Sunday, April 20, the options for live music in New Orleans include a big rap concert, an alternative Americana/country singer-songwriter, a violin duo and a jazz clarinetist.

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  5. 2 women with notorious last name accused of beating, shocking, driving into woman at Central City loungeRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    New Orleans police booked cousins Monique Hankton, 21, left, and Ty'esha Hankton, 19, right, with aggravated battery after a woman reported being assaulted at the Jazz Daiquiris Lounge in Central City.

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  6. Jazz Fest night shows: your best bets for weekend twoRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... DeMocker / NOLA.com Jazz Fest takes a three-day break in between weekends of music on the Fair Grounds, but New Orleans nightclubs don't - on the "days between," local and visiting musicians pull out all the stops for big shows. Not to mention the ...

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  7. Ralph Brennan's Jazz Kitchen is hosting Easter brunchRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... theme park ticket to dine. Ralph Brennan's Jazz Kitchen is a two-story restaurant that looks like it belongs in New Orleans' French Quarter. The restaurant serves Cajun and Creole cuisine. Guests can dine inside or outside. On the first floor, it's ...

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  8. Live music in New Orleans for Sat., April 19, 2014: Gaynielle Neville, MystikalRead the original story

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    ... CD with a show at the Maple Leaf on Saturday, April 19, 2014. On Saturday, April 19, the live music options in New Orleans include the wife of a famous musician stepping out with her own CD, an infamous local rapper, a brass-funk combo and a ...

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  9. Jazz vocalist Linnzi Zaorski: 'you've gotta have dancing feet on the dirt sometimes'Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Times-Picayune

    ... of the depression-era has gone on to inspire the sound and look she delivers at gigs several nights a week in New Orleans and on the north shore. "I didn't grow up with jazz," said Zaorski, who was raised in Alexandria and went to high school in ...

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  10. Horning inRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Missoula Independent Online

    ... 'riot jazz,' and that's a pretty good description for what to expect from 11 musicians inspired by both New Orleans brass traditions and underground hip-hop, with a dash of punk rock attitude.… [ Read more ] ...

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  11. Thumb_danceinskibootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | Steamboat Magazine

    ... played with Bob Marley and now bring their Caribbean rhythms around the world... and to Steamboat. March 15 - New Orleans Suspects: Experienced musicians create high-energy music rooted in modern New Orleans sound, jazz, soul, funk and ...

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  12. Southern celebrates 100 years in Baton RougeRead the original story

    Yesterday | SFGate

    ... selective university - essentially the honors college for the Southern system which also includes campuses in New Orleans and Shreveport. Forty-year Southern administrator Margaret Ambrose said this year's centennial celebration is just a brief ...

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  13. Spirit of Professor Longhair alive at annual jazz festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    ... identity of the piano player who hovers above them, but they should. He is Professor Longhair, patron saint of New Orleans music. "Fess," as Henry Roeland Byrd was known, died in 1980. But until this year, his influence has remained widely ...

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  14. Paul Simon celebrates Masekela's 75th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    In an April 29, 2006 file photo, Hugh Masekela performs during the 2006 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans.

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  15. Live music in New Orleans for Fri., April 18, 2014: Jo 'Cool' Davis, Helen GilletRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Times-Picayune

    The last weekend before the 2014 New Orleans Jazz Fest gets off to a relatively low-key start.

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  16. Sunday Lickety-Split NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cactus Thorns

    ... woman, who has been identified by other lawmakers in previous visits as a 53-year-old American woman from New Orleans who is serving a four-year sentence for a drug conviction. Twentynine Palms (Cactus Thorns) - Seems my upper level genius ...

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  17. Babs's Baby Sister; a Folk FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wall Street Journal

    ... musician, Robert Crumb ; the Drunken Catfish Ramblers, who, despite the name, is one of the rare contemporary New Orleans bands that really has its act together; 'Blind Boy' Paxton, the world's greatest kosher blues singer; and, representing the ...

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  18. The ups and downs: Highlights, lowlights of the 2013-14 Utah Jazz seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    Derrick Favors and Gordon Hayward of the Utah Jazz react near the end of the game against New Orleans during NBA basketball in Salt Lake City, Friday, April 4, 2014.

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  19. Pete Fountain has retired from performing, will miss the 2014 New Orleans Jazz FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    The Pete Fountain fans who filled the Economy Hall Tent at the 2013 New Orleans Jazz Fest unknowingly bore witness to bittersweet history: The farewell performance by one of the greats of New Orleans music in general, and traditional jazz clarinet specifically.

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  20. The Mailman' stars in two new commercialsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... For the second commercial, Malone joins a litany of NBA legends in a Bud Light "up for whatever" ad. Set in New Orleans during the NBA All-Star Game, Malone arrives dressed in a mailman outfit, proclaiming "special delivery" as he gives two NBA fans ...

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