An online fundraising effort has been set up for Milan Arriola, the 20-year-old niece of trumpeter Kermit Ruffins, who was shot and killed on Friday, July 3. Ruffins shared the link […]
Singer songwriter Lenny McDaniel passed away on Friday, July 3, at the age of 65. The talented musician hit it big in France with the single “Rosa” in the 1990s […]
From the Reverend Al Sharpton to Missy Elliot, Saturday’s jam-packed schedule of events showcased Essence Fest 2015‘s variety. During a daytime panel entitled “#NoJudgementZone,” Keke Palmer led a discussion with […]
McDonald’s 365Black Awards Ceremony turned the Essence Fest 2015 spotlight on seven well-deserving community leaders that are making a difference 365 days a year. Filmed for television broadcast in the […]
Check out Judith Owens & Harry Shearer performing “On Me” on Louisiana Jukebox.
Check out Dingo 8 performing “Star” on Louisiana Jukebox.
A new interpretive exhibit designed to teach locals and visitors about zydeco music has opened in Opelousas. The City of Opelousas Tourism created the “Zydeco Music” exhibit, which explores the […]
Many New Orleans bands traveled up to Worcester, Massachusetts, to bring fans in the north east a summertime taste of New Orleans funk, blues, rock and zydeco at Paulie’s New […]
Japanese-American rapper and producer Lyrics Born turned to New Orleans for inspiration on his latest album, Real People. The album was produced by Galactic’s Ben Ellman and Rob Mercurio and […]
Check out Nu Beginnings performing “Sweet Sensation” on Louisiana Jukebox.