Wednesday Links

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Thanks to Bonnaroo and Coachella announcements, I believe we’re welcoming some new readers to the Live Music Blog. Feel free to browse through some archives to acquaint yourself with the site, and welcome!


Jesse Jarnow has written a slew of articles over the past month or so.
I’ll be catching up on those and you should, too…


Jazz Fest 2006 has been formally announced and dates are set.
The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival will be held in its usual location at the city’s Fair Grounds Race Course on April 28-30 and May 5-7, despite the ravages of Hurricane Katrina.

Ultra Fest 2006 Lineup Announced
The Killers, Paul Van Dyk, BT, Hot Hot Heat, Hard-Fi and Carl Cox have joined the lineup for the eighth Ultra Music Festival, which will be held March 25 at Miami’s Bicentennial Park and be headlined by the Prodigy, Paul Oakenfold and Erick Morillo.

Watch Broken Social Scene perform 7/4 (Shoreline) on Conan O’Brien. [via bv]