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Green Day Will Headline Voodoo 2012

Green Day Will Headline Voodoo 2012

05/15/2012  |  No Comments

05/15/2012 • According to Billboard, the soundtrackers of my childhood and slingers of Dookie will headline this year's ritual. The alt-rock giants... more

PHOTOS and VIDEOS: Megalomaniac's Ball @ The Howlin' Wolf NOLA - 5/2/12

PHOTOS and VIDEOS: Megalomaniac’s Ball @ The Howlin’ Wolf NOLA – 5/2/12

05/10/2012  |  No Comments

05/10/2012 • This year's annual mid-week Wednesday Megalomaniac's Ball at The Howlin' Wolf in the warehouse district featured performances by Stanton Moore... more

PHOTOS: Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears @ Tipitina's Uptown - 4/29/12

PHOTOS: Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears @ Tipitina’s Uptown – 4/29/12

05/09/2012  |  No Comments

05/09/2012 • Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears, along with Big Freedia (see the bombastic azz-shakin' photos from her set here), helped... more

Jazz Fest 2012: Photos and Videos from Carolina Chocolate Drops

Jazz Fest 2012: Photos and Videos from Carolina Chocolate Drops

05/09/2012  |  No Comments

05/09/2012 • A photo gallery and a couple videos from Carolina Chocolate Drops return to the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival... more

Jazz Fest 2012: Photos from Sunday, May 6th (Galactic, Bonnie Raitt, Pres Hall & Friends)

Jazz Fest 2012: Photos from Sunday, May 6th (Galactic, Bonnie Raitt, Pres Hall & Friends)

05/09/2012  |  No Comments

05/09/2012 • Continue below for a photo gallery and a few videos from yet another sun-drenched and flawless final celebration of New... more

Jazz Fest 2012: Photos from Saturday, May 5th, 2012 (Anders Osborne, Bombino, My Morning Jacket)

Jazz Fest 2012: Photos from Saturday, May 5th, 2012 (Anders Osborne, Bombino, My Morning Jacket)

05/06/2012  |  No Comments

05/06/2012 • Photos from Saturday, May 5th at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival including Anders Osborne, Johnson Family Extension, Bombino... more

Concert Recap: EOTO @ Republic New Orleans - 5/3/2012

Concert Recap: EOTO @ Republic New Orleans – 5/3/2012

05/06/2012  |  1 Comment

05/06/2012 • Picture a decent contingency of Jersey Shore-type guys and gals, including, but not limited to, at least a few Vin... more

PHOTOS: GIVERS @ Jazz Fest 2012 - Friday, April 27th

PHOTOS: GIVERS @ Jazz Fest 2012 – Friday, April 27th

05/05/2012  |  No Comments

05/05/2012 • Photos by Marc Pagani from Lafayette, LA's GIVERS performing at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage festival. http://youtu.be/yEktoySgJ7Q http://youtu.be/YbAk8ix9wug

Jazz Fest 2012: Photos and Videos from Thursday, May 3rd

Jazz Fest 2012: Photos and Videos from Thursday, May 3rd

05/04/2012  |  No Comments

05/04/2012 • Had a great first day out there at the Fairgrounds for weekend 2. Photos and videos from Day 1 at... more

PHOTOS: The Beach Boys @ Jazz Fest 2012

PHOTOS: The Beach Boys @ Jazz Fest 2012

05/03/2012  |  No Comments

05/03/2012 • The Beach Boys headlined the first day of Jazz Fest 2012, closing down the Acura Stage with a 90-minute trip... more

WATCH: Marco Benevento @ The Howlin' Wolf NOLA Megalomaniac's Ball - 5/2/12

WATCH: Marco Benevento @ The Howlin’ Wolf NOLA Megalomaniac’s Ball – 5/2/12

05/03/2012  |  No Comments

05/03/2012 • Following Stanton Moore Trio, Marco Benevento put on a 30-minute solo set last night at The Howlin' Wolf New Orleans... more

JAZZ FEST 2012: FULL RECAP from Sunday, 4/29 (Dr. John, Iron & Wine, The Boss, Worship My Organ)

JAZZ FEST 2012: FULL RECAP from Sunday, 4/29 (Dr. John, Iron & Wine, The Boss, Worship My Organ)

05/03/2012  |  No Comments

05/03/2012 • Words and Photos by Justin Ward After the insanely epic Saturday I had down at Jazz Fest, I was unsure of... more

WATCH: Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band @ Jazz Fest 2012

WATCH: Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band @ Jazz Fest 2012

04/30/2012  |  No Comments

04/30/2012 • Thanks to YouTube user medolyns' diligent video work, there's already a good bit of fan-shot video to enjoy from yesterday's... more

WATCH: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers @ Jazz Fest 2012

WATCH: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers @ Jazz Fest 2012

04/30/2012  |  No Comments

04/30/2012 • Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers closed down the main Acura Stage on Day 2 at Jazz Fest 2012. Check out... more

LMB NOLA Presents Garage A Trois @ One Eyed Jacks - 5/4/12

LMB NOLA Presents Garage A Trois @ One Eyed Jacks – 5/4/12

04/29/2012  |  No Comments

04/29/2012 • WHO: LMB NOLA presents "the most dangerous instrumental band on the scene today" Garage A Trois WHEN: Friday, May 4th, 2012... more

JAZZ FEST 2012: PHOTOS / RECAP from 4/27 (Revivalists, STS9, Le Bon Temps)

JAZZ FEST 2012: PHOTOS / RECAP from 4/27 (Revivalists, STS9, Le Bon Temps)

04/29/2012  |  No Comments

04/29/2012 • Recap by Justin Ward (Live Music Blog editor) Jazz Fest is officially well underway and we've now gone two days deep... more

Jazz Fest Night Shows: Videos from Weekend 1

Jazz Fest Night Shows: Videos from Weekend 1

04/29/2012  |  No Comments

04/29/2012 • Weekend 1 has been amazing thus far and perhaps even more jam-packed with late night goodness than ever with the... more

Concert Recap: Mickey Hart Band @ Tipitina's French Quarter - 4/27/12

Concert Recap: Mickey Hart Band @ Tipitina’s French Quarter – 4/27/12

04/29/2012  |  5 Comments

04/29/2012 • Review by John Stephens The night began an anxious mystery, with the Mickey Hart Band coming on a bit later than... more

PHOTOS and VIDEOS: Grateful Feat @ Republic New Orleans - 4/27/12

PHOTOS and VIDEOS: Grateful Feat @ Republic New Orleans – 4/27/12

04/28/2012  |  1 Comment

04/28/2012 • To kick off Nolafunk's inaugural Jazzfest concert series, a group of big-time players descended on Republic New Orleans for a... more

Jazz Fest 2012: Picks for Friday, April 27th

Jazz Fest 2012: Picks for Friday, April 27th

04/27/2012  |  No Comments

04/27/2012 • Finally, the gates are open and Jazz Fest 2012 is off-and-running, here's a list of bands we'll be trying to... more

Tipitina's Fess Jazztival First Weekend Schedule

Tipitina’s Fess Jazztival First Weekend Schedule

04/24/2012  |  No Comments

04/24/2012 • Alas, Jazz Fest week is upon us and we're planning to have coverage on the back end of the Black... more