Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Jazz Fest

Alas, Jazz Fest week is upon us and we’re planning to have coverage on the back end of the Black Joe Lewis & The...

Today, The Beach Boys announced their first new single in ages with “That’s Why God Made The Radio”. In a little over 48 hours...

The rare Dragon Smoke headlined Tipitina’s Uptown on Saturday night (after opening band Sol Driven Train with George Porter Jr.), making their 2nd appearance...

As one of the newcomers to the late night scene (helping fill a void left by Superfly Presents’ reduced presence on the late night...

Carolina Chocolate Drops are part of the new Americana renaissance and lucky for us, they play Friday, April 27th at The Temple WHO: Backbeat Foundation...

WHO: Nolafunk Jazzfest Series Inaugural Show featuring Anders Osborne, Bill Kreutzmann (Grateful Dead), Paul Barrere & Fred Tackett (Little Feat), Billy Iuso followed by...

Words by Lon Marchand || All Photos by Jimmy Grotting For the last 10 years, the Umphrey’s McGee Jazz Fest late nights have been heavyweight...

The full slate is out and things kick off on Thursday with a high noon lunchtime set by Glen David Andrews and the series...

The question of who will fill in the vacant headlining slot on Thursday at Jazz Fest has been answered: Jimmy Buffett will play an...

WHO: Toubab Krewe (with Freakbass Trio 5/1, Alan Evans Trio 5/2) WHERE: Maison Frenchmen WHEN: May 1st & 2nd, 2012 @ Doors 8 p.m. / Show...

Check out the 2012 Jazz Fest Cubes HERE This morning, the 2012 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival unveiled the schedule cubes at the annual...

Herbie Hancock Launches International Jazz Day Herbie Hancock has announced plans for the launch of an International celebration of jazz, and has announced plans to...

Happy Monday, folks. Here are some links and news items and random other things to get you through the rest of your day... Late last...

New Orleans is easily distracted. While eating at world-class restaurants, we talk about our next meal. During cherished celebrations like Jazz Fest and Mardi Gras,...

CAROLINA CHOCOLATE DROPS ** GEORGE PORTER JR. & RUNNIN PARDNERS ** SOULIVE ** BIG SAM’S FUNKY NATION ** TAB BENOIT ** THERESA ANDERSSON **...

After the lineup was unveiled, the first theme that struck us was the unprecedented caliber of the female artists in this year’s lineup. But...

The Beach Boys have announced the dates for their 50th Anniversary Tour which will bring the reunited band all around the country around their...

Tipitina’s announced their 11-night Fess Jazztival lineup this morning, and the annual late night-during-Jazz Fest run starts on Thursday, April 26th this year and...