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CONCERT RECAP: Milo Greene plus Cardinal Sons @ One Eyed Jacks – 6/7/13

Let’s take things into the warm crimson realm within the venerable ribcage of the New Orleans favorite, One Eyed Jacks, this past Friday night as L.A.-based folk-poppers, Milo Greene, came rumbling into town. Sharing the stage with them was local Nola outfit, Cardinal Sons, a southern-grown familial flock that’s been brewing a pink storm of their own lately. Read more…

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RECAP: Crystal Castles plus Doldrums @ House of Blues - 4/19/13

RECAP: Crystal Castles plus Doldrums @ House of Blues – 4/19/13

04/29/2013  |  No Comments

04/29/2013 • On a brisk April night in New Orleans, Crystal Castles and Doldrums warmed up the French Quarter with a vengeance.... more

CONCERT RECAP: Stevie Wonder, Gary Clark Jr, and Janelle Monae @ The Bud Light Hotel, New Orleans, LA 2/2/13

CONCERT RECAP: Stevie Wonder, Gary Clark Jr, and Janelle Monae @ The Bud Light Hotel, New Orleans, LA 2/2/13

02/04/2013  |  No Comments

02/04/2013 • When Rolling Stone and Bud Light join forces to throw a Super Bowl party, you can expect it to be... more

CONCERT (sort of) RECAP: Exit Music and Nouvelle Orleans @ Circle Bar - 10/24/12

CONCERT (sort of) RECAP: Exit Music and Nouvelle Orleans @ Circle Bar – 10/24/12

11/27/2012  |  1 Comment

11/27/2012 • I was going through my albums for my Best of 2012 list and ran across a review of a show... more

CONCERT RECAP: Big Gigantic w/ Crizzly @ House of Blues NOLA 11/16/12

CONCERT RECAP: Big Gigantic w/ Crizzly @ House of Blues NOLA 11/16/12

11/20/2012  |  No Comments

11/20/2012 • As I waited outside the House of Blues Friday night for my ticket to arrive, I soon realized that this... more

CONCERT RECAP: Psychedelic Furs @ House of Blues NOLA 11/2/12

CONCERT RECAP: Psychedelic Furs @ House of Blues NOLA 11/2/12

11/18/2012  |  No Comments

11/18/2012 • Being a product of the 80’s brings certain horrors. The clothes and haircuts to name a few and don’t... more

CONCERT RECAP: Dr. Dog @ Tipitina's, New Orleans, LA 11/15/12

CONCERT RECAP: Dr. Dog @ Tipitina’s, New Orleans, LA 11/15/12

11/15/2012  |  No Comments

11/15/2012 • Dr. Dog is one of the best live bands touring today.  I can say this with full confidence after witnessing... more

CONCERT RECAP: Dum Dum Girls plus Devin and The Dropout @ One Eyed Jacks - 10/30/12

CONCERT RECAP: Dum Dum Girls plus Devin and The Dropout @ One Eyed Jacks – 10/30/12

11/15/2012  |  No Comments

11/15/2012 • The crisp chill that came around the end of October served as a reminder that Halloween was just around the... more

CONCERT RECAP: White Denim plus Maps and Atlases @ One Eyed Jacks - 11/7/12

CONCERT RECAP: White Denim plus Maps and Atlases @ One Eyed Jacks – 11/7/12

11/10/2012  |  1 Comment

11/10/2012 • Wednesday night at One Eyed Jacks was one of the greatest musical successes in all of the historical books of... more

CONCERT RECAP: Generationals @ Tipitina's Uptown 11/3/12

CONCERT RECAP: Generationals @ Tipitina’s Uptown 11/3/12

11/09/2012  |  No Comments

11/09/2012 • New Orleans duo Generationals treated their hometown to a tight, energetic set of their irresistible brand of indie pop at... more

CONCERT RECAP: Delta Spirit plus Fidlar @ House of Blues - 10/31/12

CONCERT RECAP: Delta Spirit plus Fidlar @ House of Blues – 10/31/12

11/05/2012  |  No Comments

11/05/2012 • Halloween night is something to worship here in New Orleans, as you all probably know, and this past Wednesday the... more

FESTIVAL RECAP: Voodoo Experience Day 2

FESTIVAL RECAP: Voodoo Experience Day 2

11/05/2012  |  No Comments

11/05/2012 • Day two of the 2012 Voodoo Experience kicked off right as pie on Saturday as we showed up in time... more

FESTIVAL RECAP: ACL Sunday (Red Hot & Humid)

FESTIVAL RECAP: ACL Sunday (Red Hot & Humid)

10/26/2012  |  No Comments

10/26/2012 • If you buy into the metaphor that weekend music festivals like Austin City Limits are marathons, then Sunday is the... more

CONCERT RECAP: Band of Horses plus Happy Talk Band @ House of Blues - 10/21/12

CONCERT RECAP: Band of Horses plus Happy Talk Band @ House of Blues – 10/21/12

10/25/2012  |  No Comments

10/25/2012 • There is nothing better than heading out to the House of Blues after a Saints win and extending that excitement.... more

CONCERT RECAP: Afghan Whigs plus Wussy @ Tipitina's Uptown - 10/19/12

CONCERT RECAP: Afghan Whigs plus Wussy @ Tipitina’s Uptown – 10/19/12

10/22/2012  |  2 Comments

10/22/2012 • Friday night brought seminal rock gods, The Afghan Whigs, back to the town where they recorded their last studio album,... more

FESTIVAL RECAP: ACL Friday (Night Lights & Sounds)

FESTIVAL RECAP: ACL Friday (Night Lights & Sounds)

10/19/2012  |  1 Comment

10/19/2012 • Austin City Limits kicked off this year with a bang, and while it's impossible to see everyone you'd like and... more

CONCERT RECAP / SETLIST: Menomena @ One Eyed Jack's 10/5/12

CONCERT RECAP / SETLIST: Menomena @ One Eyed Jack’s 10/5/12

10/18/2012  |  1 Comment

10/18/2012 • When Menomena took the stage around midnight at One Eyed Jack’s on 10/5, bassist Justin Harris grinned at the crowd... more

REVIEW/PHOTOS/VIDEO: Sleigh Bells @ House of Blues 10/15/12

REVIEW/PHOTOS/VIDEO: Sleigh Bells @ House of Blues 10/15/12

10/17/2012  |  No Comments

10/17/2012 • The perfect stacks of Marshall amplifiers rose from the House of Blues stage, with nothing but three lone mic stands... more

CONCERT RECAP: Trampled by Turtles @ Tipitina's Uptown 10/10/12

CONCERT RECAP: Trampled by Turtles @ Tipitina’s Uptown 10/10/12

10/16/2012  |  No Comments

10/16/2012 • As I walked out of my apartment en route to my first Trampled by Turtles show, a roving gang of... more

CONCERT RECAP: M83 plus Sun Airway @ House of Blues - 10/9/12

CONCERT RECAP: M83 plus Sun Airway @ House of Blues – 10/9/12

10/12/2012  |  No Comments

10/12/2012 • So the night finally came where we hooligans were lucky enough to witness the bright-light glory that is M83, and... more

REVIEW/PHOTOS/VIDEO: Antibalas @ Tipitina's 10/9/12

REVIEW/PHOTOS/VIDEO: Antibalas @ Tipitina’s 10/9/12

10/11/2012  |  No Comments

10/11/2012 • The Brooklyn afrobeat orchestra known as Antibalas took over Tipitina's on Tuesday night, supported by New Orleans' own Free Agents... more