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Bayou Boogaloo 2018 Announces New Admission Fee For Festival

2018’s Mid-City Bayou Boogaloo will feature over 30 musical acts on four stages, plus an arts market with 60 regional artists and plenty of family-friendly activities. Those are all characteristics […]

Donald Harrison, The Bridge Trio, Xavier Jazz Ensemble come together for campus Jazz Festival

The Xavier University of Louisiana Department of Music will be celebrating the joy of jazz during a special weekend-long event. The Department will be celebrating its 10th annual campus Jazz […]

National Geographic Announces “NEW ORLEANS: City of Stories” Program

Word on the street is National Geographic is up to more than cheetah prey footage these days. The network is launching a new custom travel block, a series of hour-long […]

Exclusive: 5th Ward Weebie On Drake, Culture Vultures & Preserving Bounce (Video)

Drake, the platinum-selling and multiple Grammy-winning rap superstar, recently topped the charts once again with “Nice For What,” a bona fide bounce track that has placed a spotlight on New […]

Celebrate Int’l Jazz Day With Herbie Hancock, Terence Blanchard In Congo Square

UPDATE: This event has been moved to the Orpheum Theater (same time) International Jazz Day is Monday, April 30, but New Orleans will have the opportunity  to celebrate it early […]

Tank And The Bangas’ Major-Label-Debut Is Finally Here (Audio)

Considering the global success and years of work Tank and the Bangas already have behind them, it’s hard to believe the group hadn’t even released music on a major label […]

Mia Borders, O.G. Blake Owens & More To Perform At GetUpNRide Community Bike Fest

The 2018 GetUpNRide Community Bike Fest takes place this weekend and with it, a celebration of the growing diverse bicycle community in New Orleans. On Saturday, April 21, the second annual […]

Despite Cancellation, French Quarter Fest 2018 Was Record Breaking

This year’s French Quarter Festival suffered a major blow when inclement weather forced the cancellation of Day 3 on Saturday, April 14. Nonetheless, more than 560,000 festival-goers descended upon the Quarter […]

Win Tickets To The Better Than Ezra FUNraiser Feat. Mark McGrath & More!

Better Than Ezra, the alternative southern grunge-y trio, hosts the 16th annual  Better Than Ezra FUNraiser charity event on Saturday, April 21. The event raises money for the Better Than Ezra […]

International Jazz Star Thomas Van Der Geld Announces New Orleans Return

This Friday, internationally renowned vibraphonist and composer Thomas van der Geld will rejoin Loyola University professor of music and jazz pianist Sanford Hinderlie on stage. The unique pairing is part […]