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Voodoo Offering Early Bird Special

Jazz Fest’s on everybody’s mind right now, but tickets for the 2010 Voodoo Experience will go on sale Thursday morning at 10 a.m. Register to become a member of the […]

Domino Second Line Tonight

Tonight, Fats Domino will lead a second line in his honor. The New Orleans legend and his family will be in a golf cart to lead a “Thank You Fats” […]

YouTube du Jour: Patti Smith and R.E.M.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kS6vlL8A1eY[/youtube]Saturday night, Michael Stipe, Peter Buck and Scott McCaughey of R.E.M. joined Patti Smith at Tipitina’s. The sound’s a little a raw, but they’re together here for the set closer, […]

Henry Butler Doc Debuts Sunday

[UPDATED] “Okay, can you swing it now? Can you swing it, please?” 17-year-old Natalie Clark implores New Orleans piano legend Henry Butler. “Uh, what do you mean?” an amused Butler […]

YouTube du Jour: Marcia Ball

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u2yxnEIUrio[/youtube]Marcia Ball’s a busy woman during Jazz Fest, and she’ll play a benefit for the Ogden Museum of Southern Art Saturday night in its intimate Taylor Library. Here’s Ball playing […]

Jazz Fest Second Weekend Top Picks

Keep these picks close at hand by downloading our new iPhone app.   Thursday, April 29 Scully, R., Rough 7, 4/29, ACU, 11:10a Singer/guitarist Scully was in the late, lamented […]

Jazz Fest First Weekend Top Picks

Keep these picks close at hand by downloading our new iPhone app.   Friday, April 23 Baaba Maal 4/23, CON, 1:55p: This Senegalese singing star with wide-ranging musical interests draws […]

Jazz Fest Changes for Sunday

The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival presented by Shell starts tomorrow, but it’s had a few zero-hour lineup changes for Sunday. King Sunny Ade and his African Beats had […]

Slideshow: The Andrews Cousins at Home in the Treme

In this month’s Jazz Fest Bible issue of OffBeat John Swenson looks at the Andrews family’s roots in the Treme neighborhood that Troy “Trombone Shorty”, James, and Glen David all […]

One Night, 100 Photographers

PhotoNOMA is not a typical museum browse. The New Orleans Photo Alliance (NOPA), in partnership with The New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA), will host an interactive portfolio night featuring […]