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Herbie Hancock Launches International Jazz Day with Sunrise Show in Congo Square

Herbie Hancock Launches International Jazz Day with Sunrise Show in Congo Square

03/20/2012  |  No Comments

03/20/2012 • Herbie Hancock has announced plans for the launch of an International celebration of jazz, and has announced plans to center... more

Superfly During Jazzfest Announces Trombone Shorty and Ozomatli @ Mahalia Jackson on 5/4/12

Superfly During Jazzfest Announces Trombone Shorty and Ozomatli @ Mahalia Jackson on 5/4/12

03/15/2012  |  No Comments

03/15/2012 • WHO: Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue w/ special guests Ozomatli WHEN: Friday, May 4th || Door 8 p.m. / Show... more

2 Upcoming Shows at Tipitina's featuring former members of The Radiators

2 Upcoming Shows at Tipitina’s featuring former members of The Radiators

03/14/2012  |  No Comments

03/14/2012 • WHEN: Friday, March 16 - Doors 9 p.m. || Show 10 p.m. WHO: The New Orleans Suspects Feat. Reggie Scanlan (of... more

2012 Congo Square New World Rhythms Festival @ Armstrong Park

2012 Congo Square New World Rhythms Festival @ Armstrong Park

03/08/2012  |  No Comments

03/08/2012 • DANCE TO THE RHYTHMS AT CONGO SQUARE The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival and Foundation has announced their 5th annual... more

7th Annual Backbeat Jazz Fest Series Announces Initial Lineup

7th Annual Backbeat Jazz Fest Series Announces Initial Lineup

03/07/2012  |  No Comments

03/07/2012 • BACKBEAT Jazzfest Series 2012 April 26th - May 6th, 2012 CAROLINA CHOCOLATE DROPS ** GEORGE PORTER JR. & RUNNIN PARDNERS **... more

George Clinton and Snoop Dogg Headline House of Blues This Weekend

George Clinton and Snoop Dogg Headline House of Blues This Weekend

03/06/2012  |  No Comments

03/06/2012 • WHO: George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic + DJ Soul Sister (Thursday) || Snoop Dogg (Friday) WHEN: Thursday, March 8th @ 9... more

YLC Wednesday at the Square Kicks off March 14th

YLC Wednesday at the Square Kicks off March 14th

02/29/2012  |  No Comments

02/29/2012 • March 14th marks the beginning of YLC's annual concert series Wednesday at the Square in Lafayette Square. This year's concert... more

Primus to Play The Sugar Mill on May 5th

Primus to Play The Sugar Mill on May 5th

02/25/2012  |  1 Comment

02/25/2012 • WHO: Insomniac, Soul'd Out, Ampersand & Dead Nation Presents the Oddity Faire featuring Primus, The Dead Kenny G's and Tony... more

Buku Project Finalizes Lineup, Announces Official Late-Night Experience

Buku Project Finalizes Lineup, Announces Official Late-Night Experience

02/15/2012  |  No Comments

02/15/2012 • The Buku Music + Art Project has finalized their lineup (see below) and announced the Bassik at BUKU: The Official... more

Mardi Gras 2012 Celebration @ Tipitina's with Galactic, Shorty, funky METERS and More

Mardi Gras 2012 Celebration @ Tipitina’s with Galactic, Shorty, funky METERS and More

02/15/2012  |  No Comments

02/15/2012 • The yearly Tipitina's Mardi Gras calendar kicks off today with Bunny Matthews' Birthday Party featuring Jean-Eric and will roll until... more

FISHBONE Set for Louisiana Run During Mardi Gras 2012

FISHBONE Set for Louisiana Run During Mardi Gras 2012

02/15/2012  |  4 Comments

02/15/2012 • Legendary ska-funk-punk rockers FISHBONE, a still-rolling live force who were a major part of the inaugural Lollapalooza Tour in '91... more

New Orleans Bingo! Show Take Over 715 St. Charles Ave. this Weekend

New Orleans Bingo! Show Take Over 715 St. Charles Ave. this Weekend

02/09/2012  |  No Comments

02/09/2012 • WHO: New Orleans Bingo! Show and Maedgen/Gillet WHEN: February 10-12, 2012, all shows start at 8 p.m. WHERE: The venue formerly known... more

2012 NOLAFUNK Mardi Gras Ball(s) @ Hiro Ballroom (NYC)

2012 NOLAFUNK Mardi Gras Ball(s) @ Hiro Ballroom (NYC)

02/02/2012  |  No Comments

02/02/2012 • WHO: Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers, Bonerama w/ Marco Benevento, Outer Borough Brass Band, DJ Cochon Du Lait and... more

Carnival Kick-Off Party @ Tipitina's This Friday - 2/3/12

Carnival Kick-Off Party @ Tipitina’s This Friday – 2/3/12

02/01/2012  |  No Comments

02/01/2012 • Carnival season gets into full-swing this weekend and Tipitina's is planning a Carnival Kick-Off Party to get a one-night jump... more

The Trio with Johnny V, George Porter Jr. and Fred Wesley @ Maple Leaf - 2/2/12

The Trio with Johnny V, George Porter Jr. and Fred Wesley @ Maple Leaf – 2/2/12

01/31/2012  |  No Comments

01/31/2012 • WHO: The Trio with Johnny Vidacovich, George Porter Jr. and Fred Wesley WHERE: Maple Leaf Bar @ 8316 Oak Street WHEN: Thursday,... more

TONIGHT: Best of the Beat Awards @ Generations Hall

TONIGHT: Best of the Beat Awards @ Generations Hall

01/27/2012  |  No Comments

01/27/2012 • Offbeat Magazine's annual Best of the Beat Awards will be held this evening starting at 6 p.m. at Generations Hall... more

Tipitina's 34th Anniversary Shows: Brass Band Blowout and Jon Cleary Trio

Tipitina’s 34th Anniversary Shows: Brass Band Blowout and Jon Cleary Trio

01/13/2012  |  No Comments

01/13/2012 • Tipitina's celebrates their 34th Anniversary this weekend and kicks off the festivities tonight with a BRASS BAND BLOWOUT featuring GRAMMY-nominated... more

SHOW SPOTLIGHT: Willie Nelson @ House of Blues - 1/12/12

SHOW SPOTLIGHT: Willie Nelson @ House of Blues – 1/12/12

01/09/2012  |  No Comments

01/09/2012 • WHO: Willie Nelson plus Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real WHEN: Thursday, January 12th @ 7:00 p.m. WHERE: House of Blues... more

New Years Eve 2011 Live Music Picks

New Years Eve 2011 Live Music Picks

12/28/2011  |  No Comments

12/28/2011 • The end is near and 2012 is upon us, but first we hope you enjoy some live music in the... more

Do The Joy: Canal Street Lights Up Thurs With Trio of Shows

Do The Joy: Canal Street Lights Up Thurs With Trio of Shows

12/27/2011  |  No Comments

12/27/2011 • Thursday night will mark a new era on Canal Street when The Joy Theater reopens on December 29th, led by... more

Wu-Tang Clan @ The Howlin' Wolf - 1/11/12

Wu-Tang Clan @ The Howlin’ Wolf – 1/11/12

12/13/2011  |  No Comments

12/13/2011 • Enter the Wu-Tang Clan WHO: Wu-Tang Clan WHEN: January 11th, 2011 WHERE: The Howlin' Wolf - 907 South Peters Street TICKETS: On-Sale Friday,... more