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  1. Levitt's weekend lineup: Eagles tribute, blues, rock and BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Westport News

    ... 2, in what the Levitt is billing as an 8 p.m. "dance party." Otis and the Hurricanes play a mix of Delta blues, New Orleans funk and rock 'n' roll, fronted by lead singer/guitarist Chris Cross , the Levitt said in a news release. According to the ...

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  2. Satchmo Summerfest kicks off ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... IN THE CRESCENT CITY. THE FEST IS PRESENTED BY CHEVRON AND WILL HONOR THE LIFE... MUSIC AND LEGACY OF ONE OF NEW ORLEANS' GREATEST NATIVE SONS LOUIS ARMSTRONG. WDSU REPORTER CASEY FERRAND LIVE THIS MORNING FROM THE U-S MINT... . AND CASEY TELLS US ...

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    2 hrs ago | Westport News

    ... 2, in what the Levitt is billing as an 8 p.m. "dance party." Otis and the Hurricanes play a mix of Delta blues, New Orleans funk and rock 'n' roll, fronted by lead singer/guitarist Chris Cross, the Levitt said in a news release. According to the ...

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  4. Greater Morristown weekend preview: Summer hits its strideRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Morristown Green

    ... trombone, Darrell Courtley on sax, and Jay Wilensky on vocals. The Bon Temps Brass Band opens with freewheeling New Orleans jazz. Admission is $9 for adults; children 12 and under are free. At the Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights ...

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  5. Celebration Brass Band will entertain at the River Garden during Gallery WalkRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... music will start about 6 p.m. Bring your dancing shoes! The Celebration Brass Band is Brattleboro's own taste of New Orleans, the only ensemble in Northern New England fully dedicated exclusively to the performance of authentic New Orleans style ...

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  6. Two-day Nantucket Music Festival debutsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    A little over a year ago, Cynthia Dareshori and Cheryl Emery made the pilgrimage to New Orleans for the annual Jazz & Heritage Festival.

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  7. Idris Muhammad, legendary New Orleans drummer, is dead at 74Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    I'd put him on the Mount Rushmore of New Orleans drummers, along with Smokey Johnson, Johnny Vidacovich and Herlin Riley."

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  8. An instrumental powerhouse makes its Vail debut tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Vail Daily News

    ... its wake. The band has been exclusively invited to play a variety of huge music festivals, from the Montreal and New Orleans jazz festivals to the Bonnaroo rock music festival. They were even hand-picked to perform in the middle of London in 2012 to ...

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  9. Pudding, Heavyweights Brass Band, & Ivory Thieves @ The Silver DollarRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | BlogTO

    Come get swampy, and enjoy a night of New Orleans brassy, bluesy, ballllsy Funk.

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  10. CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Knowledge Speaks, but Wisdom Listens - Ron Westray's "Jimi Jazz"Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    ... including The Septet, New York's Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, The Mingus Big Band, Irving Mayfield , The New Orleans Jazz Orchestra and the Ensemble. Mr. Westray has received critical acclaim in numerous publications including Ebony, Essence, ...

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  11. One Step Ahead of the Blues | One on One With Dragon Smoke's Robert MercurioRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The Telluride Watch

    Galactic's rhythm section - " Robert Mercurio and Stanton Moore - " are also the rhythm section behind the band Dragon Smoke, a New Orleans super group that closes the Telluride Jazz Festival Sunday, Aug. 3.

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  12. Aug. 2: Petaluma Music FestivalRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Bohemian.com

    ... is one of the most popular and community-friendly festivals in the North Bay. The headliner this year is New Orleans funk and jazz jam band Galactic. Rock and soul favorites the Mother Hips, country-and-western act Brokedown in Bakersfield and the ...

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  13. New KDRT show features touring musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise

    ... Bruce Salmon. He will perform songs from his latest solo record, "A Barrel Full of Monkeys." Born in New Orleans, and based in Texas for most of his musical career, Salmon has played bass, guitar, keyboard, and brass in a broad range of styles and ...

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  14. Eight-piece instrumental powerhouse makes Vail debutRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Vail Daily News

    ... its wake. The band has been exclusively invited to play a variety of huge music festivals, from the Montreal and New Orleans Jazz Festivals to the Bonnaroo rock music festival. They were even hand-picked to perform in the middle of London in 2012 to ...

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  15. Jon Batiste and Stay Human appear on the Colbert ReportRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... Brasted, NOLA.com 28-year-old Jonathan Batiste is, like Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews, the scion of a talented New Orleans musical family and a NOCCA graduate. When both were attending the arts school, Batiste played keys in an early version of ...

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  16. Grammy nominee drops in for town gigRead the original story

    Yesterday | Burton Mail

    New Orleans singer and songwriter and 2014 Grammy nominee Andrew Duhon will be playing The 76 Club at Burton Rugby Club.

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  17. Is Louis Armstrong New Orleans' greatest son? Satchmo Summerfest celebrates his legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Picayune

    New Orleans knows that Louis Armstrong is the greatest. That's why we named a park and an airport after him, raised a statue in his honor, and once hailed him as King Zulu.

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  18. Entergy Foundation Targets Education, Environmental Programs and Poverty SolutionsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    NEW ORLEANS, July 29 -- Entergy issued the following news release: More than 100 nonprofit organizations are benefiting from $1.76 million in grant awards from the Entergy Charitable Foundation.

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  19. Hot City heats up Winters gazeboRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Davis Enterprise

    ... on Main Street at Railroad Avenue in front of the Community Center in Winters. The Sacramento-based trio plays New Orleans traditional jazz, hot swing and rumba. They are known for their red-hot musical chops and their penchant for overlaying ...

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  20. On Native GroundMcCAIN, Obama Both Come Up Short on Global Issues in DebateRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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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