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VOODOO EXPERIENCE 2012 - DAY 1

VOODOO EXPERIENCE 2012 – DAY 1

10/30/2012  |  No Comments

10/30/2012 • The Voodoo Experience 2012 finally came last Friday, and we were as ready as it could get. With a... 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

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

REVIEW / PHOTOS: Galactic @ Tipitina's Uptown - 9/8/12

REVIEW / PHOTOS: Galactic @ Tipitina’s Uptown – 9/8/12

09/13/2012  |  No Comments

09/13/2012 • There's nothing like a home field advantage. This old adage rings true especially in New Orleans, where our haunts, domed... more

Concert Recap: Orgone @ One Eyed Jacks - 6/5/12

Concert Recap: Orgone @ One Eyed Jacks – 6/5/12

06/08/2012  |  1 Comment

06/08/2012 • Tuesday night was quite the exciting evening for music goers in the city, with Rubblebucket stopping in at Tip's Uptown... more

Concert Recap: Umphrey's McGee @ House of Blues - 4/14/12

Concert Recap: Umphrey’s McGee @ House of Blues – 4/14/12

04/18/2012  |  No Comments

04/18/2012 • Words by Lon Marchand || All Photos by Jimmy Grotting For the last 10 years, the Umphrey's McGee Jazz Fest late... more

Concert Recap: Yonder Mountain String Band @ House of Blues - 4/5/12

Concert Recap: Yonder Mountain String Band @ House of Blues – 4/5/12

04/06/2012  |  No Comments

04/06/2012 • It has been a nice month for bluegrass in New Orleans, as we had Greensky Bluegrass stop into Chickie Wah... more

VIDEOS: Railroad Earth @ House of Blues 10/16/11

VIDEOS: Railroad Earth @ House of Blues 10/16/11

10/17/2011  |  No Comments

10/17/2011 • Over the weekend, Railroad Earth unleashed a saucy Saturday night show down at the House of Blues - laying down... more

Dragon Smoke @ Tipitina's Uptown 12/2/2011 - Tour Dates & Download

Dragon Smoke @ Tipitina’s Uptown 12/2/2011 – Tour Dates & Download

10/04/2011  |  No Comments

10/04/2011 • The all-New Orleans collaboration known as Dragon Smoke (Robert Mercurio, Stanton Moore, Ivan Neville & Eric Lindell) announced this week... more

PHOTOS/VIDEOS/REVIEW: Chromeo @ House of Blues - 9/18/11

PHOTOS/VIDEOS/REVIEW: Chromeo @ House of Blues – 9/18/11

09/20/2011  |  No Comments

09/20/2011 • Somehow still standing from our late Saturday night -> Saints game -> Royal Street bender, we hopped down to The... more

Paul Simon announces Fall Tour, includes UNO Lakefront Arena

Paul Simon announces Fall Tour, includes UNO Lakefront Arena

09/09/2011  |  No Comments

09/09/2011 • After a very successful run with the "So Beautiful or So What" tour last spring, Paul Simon has announced the... more

REVIEW/PHOTOS/VIDEOS: The Chris Robinson Brotherhood @ Tipitina's - 8/30/11

REVIEW/PHOTOS/VIDEOS: The Chris Robinson Brotherhood @ Tipitina’s – 8/30/11

09/02/2011  |  No Comments

09/02/2011 • Continue to the bottom for a photo gallery from the show The Black Crowes frontman Chris Robinson and his new psychedelic... more

The Thriller at The Playhouse Charity Sessions: Irvin Mayfield vs Kermit Ruffins

The Thriller at The Playhouse Charity Sessions: Irvin Mayfield vs Kermit Ruffins

08/18/2011  |  No Comments

08/18/2011 • A very special event is happening down at Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse (inside The Royal Sonesta on Bourbon St) this... more

INTERVIEW: Anders Osborne

INTERVIEW: Anders Osborne

08/16/2011  |  No Comments

08/16/2011 • Our new friend Chris Davis sat down with Anders Osborne recently during a break in his summer tour for a... more

VIDEO: Vidacovich, Porter and Papa Mali - Ain't No Sunshine - The Maple Leaf 6/23/11

VIDEO: Vidacovich, Porter and Papa Mali – Ain’t No Sunshine – The Maple Leaf 6/23/11

06/24/2011  |  No Comments

06/24/2011 • George made his triumphant return to The Trio lineup at The Leaf last night, flanked by special guest Papa Mali... more

The Shpongletron Experience @ House of Blues 6/3/11

The Shpongletron Experience @ House of Blues 6/3/11

05/27/2011  |  No Comments

05/27/2011 • Simon Posford has been a serious contender in the psychedelic ambi-trance scene for the better part of 15 years. ... more

Save Porter Batiste Stoltz: A Throwdown at The Howlin' Wolf

Save Porter Batiste Stoltz: A Throwdown at The Howlin’ Wolf

05/25/2011  |  No Comments

05/25/2011 • As some of you may know, the members of Porter Batiste Stoltz have been in a drawn out legal battle... more

The Highlight Reel: Jazz Fest 2011

The Highlight Reel: Jazz Fest 2011

05/11/2011  |  3 Comments

05/11/2011 • In an effort to compress everything that went down this week in the Crescent City, here is my 10 favorite... more

Late Night Spotlight: The Boom Boom Room Presents! Boogalooin' at Jazz Fest 2011

Late Night Spotlight: The Boom Boom Room Presents! Boogalooin’ at Jazz Fest 2011

04/28/2011  |  1 Comment

04/28/2011 • The good folks over there at The Boom Boom Room have done it again. 2011's edition of Boogalooin' at... more

Jazz Fest Late Night Spotlight: Lotus + Nadis Warriors + Eskmo + Govinda

Jazz Fest Late Night Spotlight: Lotus + Nadis Warriors + Eskmo + Govinda

04/26/2011  |  No Comments

04/26/2011 • One of the early gigs that we are most excited about is the Howlin' Wolf's festival week kick-off this Thursday,... more

Jammin' For Japan (a benefit for the NOLA Japan Quake Fund) @ Rock N' Bowl 4.10.11

Jammin’ For Japan (a benefit for the NOLA Japan Quake Fund) @ Rock N’ Bowl 4.10.11

03/30/2011  |  No Comments

03/30/2011 • An A-list line up in an iconic New Orleans rock & roll club, all for the sake of helping those... more