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New Orleans Concert Picks of the Week: August 7 – August 13, 2014

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of August 7, – August 13, 2014 featuring: Egg Yolk Jubilee, Gravity A, Twangorama, Jane Harvey Brown, Glen David Andrews, Treme Brass Band,  John Lisi and Deltafunk and more! Full ScheduleLouisiana Music on TourAdd a New Listing   August 7August 8August 9August 10August [...]

Egg Yolk Jubilee, Fried (Independent)

It can’t be easy getting a coherent CD out of a band that simply won’t calm down. And to their credit, nobody tries to rein in Egg Yolk Jubilee on this disc, which captures the band in full anarchic glory. Buy on AmazonBuy on iTunesWhether you’ll join the wild abandon or get worn out by [...]

Parading Club Bands

Playing music in a parade looks like fun, but while it is, it’s also hard, sometimes thankless work. OffBeat spoke with members of four nightclub bands who, during Mardi Gras, transform into street bands. Sue Ford fronts Mardi Gras’ first rock band, Pink Slip, once an all-woman group that now includes her husband, drummer Jimmy [...]

YouTube du Jour: Mermaid Reunion

This weekend, Siberia and the Hi-Ho Lounge are the homes of a reunion of bands, staff and hopefully patrons who once spent a lot of time in the Mermaid Lounge. The bar in the space now occupied by the Rusty Nail began as a lonely outpost on the edge of the Warehouse District until the [...]

Jello Biafra: Quest for Fire

A Jazz Fest nighttime staple is the once-in-a-lifetime (or at least once a fest) aggregation of musicians who rarely play together. The crew tonight at the 12 Bar on Fulton Street is one of the more unusual such groups, involving members of Down, Dash Rip Rock, Cowboy Mouth, Supagroup, Morning 40 Federation and Egg Yolk [...]

Quintron and Miss Pussycat: Homemade World

You don’t expect to hear Mr. Quintron discuss a water pump. The world of Quintron and his wife/percussionist/puppeteer Miss Pussycat is rarely so mundane, but while in New York City for a show featuring his new album Too Thirsty 4 Love and an art show of Pussycat’s puppets, the van broke down and had to [...]

Egg Yolk Jubilee, Labor of Lunch (Independent)

Frank Zappa once asked in an album title if humor belonged in music, which was a bit of a red herring even then. The question is really whether it works on record or CD. Does it survive a solo listening experience? Does it survive repeated listenings? The question and Zappa reference are apropos when thinking [...]