Just in time for Halloween, Gwar descended upon the House of Blues for a blood spewing show on Friday, October 24. Decapitated and American Sharks opened up for Gwar, who performed with Vulvatron. Check out our pictures from the show. All photos by Elsa Hahne. Click here to view the gallery on Flickr.
Macy Gray put on a tremendous show at Tipitina’s on Wednesday, October 22, accompanied by openers The Honorable South and Cary Nokey. Check out these pictures from the always emotive Macy Gray’s show. All photos by Elsa Hahne and Golden G. Richard, III. Click here to view the gallery on Flickr.
Some of the best blues musicians in the world descended on New Orleans for the 2014 Crescent City Blues & BBQ Fest from October 17-19. Check out this photo gallery from the event. All photos by Elsa Hahne and Golden G. Richard, III. Click here to view the gallery on Flickr.
The 11th annual Voice of the Wetlands Festival brought some of the biggest and best Louisiana musicians to Houma to help shine a light on Louisiana’s vanishing wetlands from October 10-12, 2014. Spearheaded by Tab Benoit, the festival included performances by Big Chief Monk Boudreaux, Johnny Sansone, Lil Buck Sinegal, Guitar Slim, Jr., and many [...]
The Preservation Hall Jazz Band took the stage at the Civic Theater with some very special friends for the Preservation Hall Ball on Friday, October 3. Allen Toussaint, Ani DiFranco, Beats Antique, and many more performed at the event, which served as a fundraising benefit for the Preservation Hall Foundation. All photos by Elsa Hahne. [...]
There was standing room only at Ogden After Hours this past Thursday, October 2, as June Victory performed live with the Bayou Renegades. June Victory and The Bayou Renegades are committed to delivering some of the meanest Indian Funk New Orleans has to offer. Not only did June perform two amazing sets, but he opened [...]
The Gretna Heritage Festival enjoyed some of the best weather New Orleans has to offer at any time of year, and the crowds responded accordingly. From the main stage to the banks of the Mississippi and up through the Italian Village, national touring acts and local favorites alike kept the crowds entertained all day. Check [...]
The Ultimate Lindy Hop Showdown is in full swing, and so are the dancers who have come from all over the world to test their skills in New Orleans. The New Orleans Cottonmouth Kings provided the dancing music for the Jack and Jill Prelims this afternoon in the French Market at Dutch Alley. With more [...]
George Porter Jr. and His Runnin’ Pardners started a mini tour of the northeast at the Hamilton in Washington, DC, on September 17. The band drove out of New Orleans at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday night, getting to DC for a quick half hour at their hotel on late Wednesday afternoon before beating it down [...]
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue teamed up with Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds for an irresistible double bill at the Jefferson Theater in Charlottesville, VA, on September 11th. Shorty brought the high energy show that has built his band into a monster to a sold out house, playing through originals like “Hurricane Season,” “Buckjump,” [...]