More than a Music Club: Howlin’ Wolf turns 30

Howie Kaplan had zero experience running a major music venue when he bought the Howlin’ Wolf from Jack Groetsch in 2000. Just over 30, Kaplan had spent his entire adult […]

Enter To Win Tickets To See Comedian Doug Stanhope At Howlin Wolf

Celebrated stand-up comic Doug Stanhope will be performing at the Den at Howlin’ Wolf on Saturday, September 16. Since 1990, he’s made a name for himself doing what he calls […]

Photos: Jurassic 5, Blackalicious take over the Howlin’ Wolf

Alternative hip-hop legends Jurassic 5 and Blackalicious headlined the House of Blues on Thursday, May 4—just a few hours after the fourth day of Jazz Fest wrapped up at the Fair […]

Howlin’ Wolf Reveals Initial Jazz Fest Show Schedule

The Howlin’ Wolf has unveiled its initial Jazz Fest after show lineup, which features a number of events with music promoters Live for Live Music, plus some long-running parties like […]

Howlin’ Wolf Unveils Mardi Gras After Show Schedule

Mardi Gras is fast approaching, and with it comes a number of late night shows. In keeping with tradition, Howlin’ Wolf will once again host a series of post-parade concerts […]

From NOLA with Love: Howlin’ Wolf to Host Stacked Concert for Flood Victims

The Howlin’ Wolf in New Orleans will host a jam-packed benefit concert for victims of the widespread floods that devastated much of Louisiana earlier this month. It’s scheduled to kick off […]

Photos: Dead Feat at the Howlin’ Wolf

Dead Feat closed out their two-night stand at the Howlin’ Wolf on Sunday night. The supergroup–comprised of Anders Osborne, Jackie Greene, Carl Dufrene, Brady Blade and Little Feat’s Fred Takett […]

Howlin’ Wolf Announces Jazz Fest Tribute to Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson

Members of Snarky Puppy and Lettuce will join forces for Michael Jackson vs. Stevie Wonder, a tribute to two legendary artists. The Jazz Fest after show will take place at […]

Howlin’ Wolf Announces Stacked Jazz Fest Lineup

The Howlin’ Wolf has unveiled initial lineup for its Fest By Nite Jazz Fest after show series. The lineup includes shows from Anders Osborne, Dumpstaphunk, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, Dead […]

Howlin’ Wolf Announces Mardi Gras Shows

The Howlin’ Wolf has announced the lineup for its annual Mardi Gras shows. The Warehouse District venue will host four nights of music during between February 5 and 8, with […]