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Photos: Jazz Fest 2015 Cube Schedule Release

Mardi Gras Indian Big Chiefs, Mayor Mitch Landrieu, representatives from the City Council, and an assortment of world-class musicians were all on hand as New Orleans Jazz and Heritage founding […]

Jazz Fest 2015 to Honor the Enduring Legacy of Bo Dollis

The Jazz Fest 2015 cubes were released at the Fair Grounds today to the chants and drumbeats of Mardi Gras Indians as a group of Big Chiefs from across the […]

Jazz Fest 2015 Cubes Daily Schedule

Amid a fanfare provided by a consortium of Mardi Gras Indians, New Orleans Jazz and Heritage founding producer Quint Davis released the daily “cube” schedule for Jazz Fest 2015 at […]

Photos: Mardi Gras Indians on St. Joseph’s Day 2015

In an explosion of music, dancing, and brightly colored plumage, Mardi Gras Indians took over the streets of Central City as soon as night fell on St. Joseph’s Day 2015. […]

Mardi Gras Indians Celebrate St. Joseph’s Day 2015

Fresh on the heels of Super Sunday—the well-known, city-wide Mardi Gras Indian celebration that falls every year on the third Sunday in March—came last night’s neighborhood revelry to mark St. […]

Bayou Boogaloo Announces 2015 Music Lineup

The 10th Annual Mid-City Bayou Boogaloo has just announced its 2015 lineup, with headliners Terrance Simien & The Zydeco Experience and Mannie Fresh. This popular free festival takes place from […]

Generate INK Launches First Play

Coming up this weekend are the final four showings of Human Resources, the first play from new non-profit Generate INK. The organization is dedicated to producing three full-length plays a […]

ChazFest Returns in April

Good news: the Ninth Ward’s quirky ChazFest, which took a year off last year, returns to the city this year. Named by OffBeat as “Best Neighborhood Festival” at its Best of […]

Congo Square Hums This Weekend

In celebration of the unique cultural and musical phenomenon that is the Mardi Gras Indians, this year the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation’s Congo Square New World Rhythms Festival hums […]

New Orleans Concert Picks of the Week: March 19 – March 25, 2015

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of March 19 – March 25, 2015, featuring: Truckstop Honeymoon, Russell Welch […]