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2013 Jazz Fest Schedule

The music schedule for 2013 Jazz Fest–an event highly anticipated by every Jazz Fest fan–will be released to the public on January 17. Look for the schedule online at OffBeat.com and in next week’s Weekly Beat. We’ve already set up an office pool on who’ll be featured.

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New Orleans Live Music Tonight: Weekend Forecast December 14-16, 2012

Hungry for live music… Look no further. Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top shows for this weekend, December 15-17, 2012… Friday, December 14 Who: Benefit for WFMU featuring Quintron and Miss Pussycat, Katey Red, Happy Talk Band, Lonely Lonely Knights, Guitar Lightnin’ Lee and the Thunder Band, Die Rotzz, Babes, Alynda Lee and others [...]

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New Orleans Live Music Tonight: Thursday, December 13, 2012

Hungry for live music… Look no further. Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top shows for tonight, Thursday, December 13, 2012: Who: Chris Smither Where: Chickie Wah Wah (map) When: 8:00 p.m. Why: A master storyteller, Smither returns to the city where he spent his formative years on the heels of his latest release Hundred [...]

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New Orleans Live Music Tonight: Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Hungry for live music… Look no further. Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top shows for tonight, Wednesday, December 12, 2012: Who: Pfister Sisters Where: St. Alphonsus Church (map) When: 6:00 p.m. Why: The Pfister’s put their pristine pipes on display at one of city’s most beautiful — and often overlooked — landmarks. ‘Tis the [...]

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New Orleans Live Music Tonight: Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Hungry for live music… Look no further. Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top shows for tonight, Tuesday, December 11, 2012: Andy J. Forest, the 101 Drummers, and the Eastern Sea, Bantam Foxes and My Father’s Rifle. Who: Andy J. Forest Where: Spotted Cat (map) When: 4:00 p.m. Why: One of the New Orleans music [...]

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New Orleans Live Music Tonight: Monday, December 10, 2012

Hungry for live music… Look no further. Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top shows for tonight, Monday, December 10, 2012: Kermit Ruffins and the Barbecue Swingers, Smoky Greenwell’s Blues Jam, and King James and the Special Men. Who: Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers Where: Kermit’s Treme Speakeasy Restaurant (map) When: 6:00 p.m. Why: [...]

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New Orleans Live Music Tonight: Weekend Forecast December 7-9, 2012

Hungry for live music… Look no further. Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top shows for this weekend, December 7-9, 2012… Friday, December 7, 2012: Matt Lemmler featuring Robin Barnes, Rick Trolsen and Anders Osborne’s Holiday Spectacular (Night 1) Who: Rick Trolsen Where: Old Point Bar (map) When: 5:00 p.m. Why: Trombonist and master improviser [...]

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New Orleans Live Music Tonight: Thursday, December 6, 2012

Hungry for live music… Look no further. Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top shows for tonight, Thursday, December 6, 2012: Alex McMurray, the Paulin Brothers Brass Band and BOUNCE XXI, Ladies of Bounce featuring Big Freedia, Cheeky Black, Ms. T, Keedy Black with Walt Wiggidy, JC Styles, Lil Man. Who: Alex McMurray Where: Saturn [...]

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New Orleans Live Music Tonight: Wednesday, December 5

Hungry for live music… Look no further. Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top shows for tonight, Wednesday, December 5, 2012: Walter “Wolfman” Washington & the Roadmasters, Kipori “Baby Wolf” Woods and Colin Lake. Who: Walter “Wolfman” Washington & the Roadmasters Where: d.b.a. (map) When: 10:00 p.m. Why: When the Wolfman is on the prowl, [...]

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New Orleans Live Music Tonight: Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Hungry for live music… Look no further. Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top shows for tonight, Tuesday, December 4, 2012: Ben Labat & the Happy Devil, Gregory Agid, and John Rankin and Todd Duke. Who: Ben Labat & the Happy Devil Where: Chickie Wah Wah (map) When: 6:30 p.m. Why: Raceland, Louisiana native Labat [...]

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