If you were up in the Parish Room last night, or if you’ve seen Gary Clark Jr. before elsewhere, you probably get the feeling my crew got that pretty big things are on the horizon for the 27-year old Texan. In fact, almost every single review I’ve read of Clark’s... more
Black Star is a project that truly grew from the underground up and since forming and subsequently disappearing, the duo has become a highly sought after reunion and rare live act, worthy of the hefty $43.50 price tag as evidenced by the packed house and patient crowd, fueling the tangible... more
Former Drive-By Truckers guitar man Jason Isbell and his band the 400 Unit were up in the House of Blues Parish Room on Friday night and our photography master Julia Pretus was there to capture some cool Black-and-Whites.
On Tuesday, West Coast punk-pop band Jack’s Mannequin stopped in for a show on Decatur Street and our hard-working photographer Julia Pretus was there to snap some shots of the piano-driven outfit led by front man (and cancer survivor) Andrew McMahon. The band’s 3rd album People And Things is due... more
Easily my favorite set of the Jazz Fest weekend and at last, it’s finally available for our enjoyment. The freeform, improvisational grooves of the first half of the show have been given some interesting track names by guitarist and show all-star Brian Stoltz. Click the links below to check out... more
Last week, before heading up to Manchester for a midday set at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, synth-pop duo Matt & Kim stopped into the House of Blues for a Wednesday night show. LMB NOLA’s Julia Pretus was there and took some really great pics of the set, see... more
Grizzly Bear was at the House of Blues in Chicago this weekend to record a Sound Opinions show, and some of my old pals were in attendance...
These guys just look like regular hipsters from Brooklyn, but when they open their mouths to sing it was like angels – beautiful voices... more