[UPDATED] Yesterday, the lineup for Gulf Aid was announced, with headliners Lenny Kravitz and Mos Def. Since then, R&B singer John Legend has been added to the bill, along with […]
[UPDATED] Lenny Kravitz, Mos Def and Ani DiFranco are among the stars who’ll play “Gulf Aid” Sunday at Mardi Gras World River City on the banks of the Mississippi. Also […]
Tickets go on sale Saturday at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster.com for Lady Gaga at the New Orleans Arena on April 9, 2011. Yes, tickets will be on sale for her […]
The late Danny Barker expounds on the difference between day people and night people.
During this year’s inaugural Foburg Festival, bounce artists Partners-n-Crime came onstage with indie band Big Rock Candy Mountain to perform “N.O. Block Party.” Less than a month later, the two […]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oL1HQrlFLsY&feature=related[/youtube]Alternative rock kid’s quartet the Imagination Movers will be performing a free concert for a Disney Channel television special June 6 at 2:30 p.m. Tickets will be available May 8 […]
Jazz Fest is probably the only time of year that you’ll see Preservation Hall mentioned in Rolling Stone. As usual, this year’s fest (which ended on Sunday) has touched off […]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V3jQYoJuPVo&feature=related[/youtube] Tonight, Susan Cowsill will play the Ogden Museum of Southern Art’s “Ogden After Hours,” which will include an interview with OffBeat editor Alex Rawls. Here’s an early version of […]
The Essence Music Festival returns to the Louisiana Superdome July 2-4 with Janet Jackson headlining its opening night. Today Essence announced its night-by-night lineup, which is as follows: Friday, July […]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DZvvh4bMZKI[/youtube]The guitarist for the N. Mississippi All-Stars and the Black Crowes plays the Maple Leaf tonight. Here he is playing solo on WREG, Memphis’ CBS affiliate.