Former Acid Bath/Deadboy and The Elephantmen vocalist Dax Riggs releases his new album, Say Goodnight to the World, August 3. He has been previewing the new album live at One […]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b9m0qLymXyY[/youtube] Tonight at the Big Top, sax player Joe McPhee joins the rhythm section from Norwegian avant-garde band The Thing at 8 p.m. Here’s McPhee with drummer Paal Nilssen-Love of […]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=guM8GFgXnLA[/youtube] Tonight, the Trio featuring Johnny Vidacovich and George Porter, Jr. play their weekly show at the Maple Leaf. Here’s Vidacovich practicing at home with frequent collaborator Mike Dillon.
[UPDATED] Last night, the nominations for this year’s Press Club of New Orleans Awards, and we’re pleased that OffBeat‘s up for six awards. The awards hosted by retired WDSU meteorologist Dan […]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M9yXgjcqH2E[/youtube] Sonny Landreth is part of the Jimmy Buffett and Friends lineup. Here he is backstage showing off his technique to Guitar Player magazine.
[UPDATED] Jimmy Buffett has long been identified with the Gulf Coast and life on the water, so it’s no surprise that on Thursday, July 1, he’s hosting Jimmy Buffett and […]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KCEuqoXAhAE[/youtube] On Sunday, the first season of HBO’s Treme ended. Here’s a look inside the show produced by David Simon and Eric Overmyer.
Manno Charlemagne is a virtual unknown in the United States. Bernard Pearce of One Man Machine hopes to change that. This fall, he’ll be bringing the Haitian singer to Louisiana […]
Just before dawn on Saturday, May 29, Verti Marte, the French Quarter grocery whose massive sandwiches and po-boys were staples in the diets of many New Orleanians, burned. As is […]
Dr. John has been active in support of environmental causes, performing with the Voice of the Wetland Allstars, recording City That Care Forgot, speaking out against Shell a year ago […]