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YouTube du Jour: Jimmy “Duck” Holmes

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B26eTl2qDBk&feature=related[/youtube]Bentonia, Mississippi bluesman Jimmy “Duck” Holmes performs tonight at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art, presented by the Ogden and the Ponderosa Stomp Foundation. Here he is playing “Cool Water” […]

YouTube du Jour: Topsy Chapman

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ih3FljVrAPk[/youtube]Tonight, Topsy Chapman performs with the Palm Court Jazz Band with Lars Edegran at the Palm Court. Here she is from 2009 singing “Nobody Knows You.”

Miike Snow on Fame and Oil

Andrew Wyatt is the lead singer and songwriter for the indie-electro group Miike Snow. Don’t let the two i’s trip you up. It’s pronounced just like “Mike” except it looks […]

YouTube du Jour: Luke Winslow-King

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JjdUzoRqKxk[/youtube]Luke Winslow-King is a Frenchmen Street regular, playing tonight at 7 p.m. at the Apple Barrel. Here’s a video for “As April is to May” from his fine debut album, […]

Harold Battiste Book Celebrated at Historic New Orleans Collection, One Eyed Jacks

Harold Battiste has the distinction of having received three of the four lifetime achievement awards OffBeat presents – for music, music business and music education. In May, we published an […]

Cleary Subs at Chickie Wah Wah

Tuesday nights at Chickie Wah Wah have featured Anders Osborne, John Fohl and Johnny Sansone for the past year. The trio will be in the studio Tuesday night, so Jon […]

Concert Review: Imagination Movers

When things went awry Sunday, the Imagination Movers were put to the test. The free show at the UNO Lakefront Arena was taped for a future Disney Channel special, but […]

YouTube du Jour: Imogen Heap

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ax84xcaLfHs[/youtube]Imogen Heap is slagged each year for her red carpet dresses when attending the Grammys, last year wearing the “Twitdress,” which displayed Tweets from fans. She plays the House of […]

Myles Movie Looking for Funding

Producer Leo Sacks has put together a teaser for the documentary he has planned on the late gospel singer Raymond Myles. A Taste of Heaven: The Heartbreak Life of Raymond […]

Bohren Starts New Series at Chickie Wah Wah

Every Monday in June, acoustic bluesman Spencer Bohren will play “Blue Mondays” at Chickie Wah Wah. Bohren was recognized in January when he received the Blues Foundation’s Keeping the Blues […]