Posts Tagged ‘Jazz Fest’
The Voodoo Experience is now in the rearview and the relentless fall concert schedule is starting to slow down (although one could easily keep themselves busy on the live circuit until NYE) and therefore it’s time to start speculating about the 2012 Jazz Fest lineup. Hard to say who will... more
I'm back, baby! Sorry for the silence around here as I'm still reeling from an amazing first-year Jazz Fest experience followed up by a week off at home hanging with family and staying disconnected from the internet for a while. It felt good, but I missed you sad sacks and... more
Jazz Fest is wrapping up today, and I've had a fantastic time here in New Orleans taking in the sights. There have been some seriously great moments here and I really am starting to understand the appeal of making this festival a yearly institution. And while I always... more
Head over to @lmbnola for videos of Cyndi Lauper joining Arcade Fire for "Girls Just Want to Have Fun." I can't believe I saw this song performed twice this weekend.
Here are some quick shots from yesterday's Wilco set at Jazz Fest, a headlining slot that went up against a more crowd-friendly Cyndi Lauper set on the opposite end of the fairgrounds. I got to see "Jesus, Etc." AND "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" all within the same hour.... more
Yesterday was my first official day ever attending the storied New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, and I couldn't have come away happier from the first full set of music I took in -- Galactic. The set was heavy on the type of jams I'd always expect from the... more