Tag Archives: Glen David Andrews

Jazz in the Park Season 5 Lineup Announced

The lineup for the fifth installment of the Jazz in the Park concert series in Armstrong Park has been announced. If the announcement itself is any indication of the upcoming shows, which will take place every Thursday afternoon from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. starting April 17 and ending June 5, we are all in [...]

New Orleans Concert Picks of the Week: March 13 – 19, 2014

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of March 13 – March 19, 2014 featuring: Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Glen David Andrews, Honey Island Swamp Band, Eric Lindell, Cindy Scott, Jon Cleary and the Absolute Monster Gentlemen, and Miley Cyrus.   Full ScheduleLouisiana Music on TourAdd [...]

Photos: 2013 Best of the Beat Awards Show and Concert

On Saturday, January 18, 2014, OffBeat held its annual Best of the Beat Awards show at Generations Hall. There, Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews cleaned house, winning a record six Best of the Beat Awards including Artist of the Year, Album of the Year (Say That to This) and Song of the Year (“Fire and Brimstone’”). [...]

Vote for OffBeat’s 2013 Best of the Beat Awards Winners

“Now ain’t that something — an OffBeat award, Best of the Beat,” said Marvin Frey (Michael Cerveris) to Annie Tee (Lucia Micarelli) in a recent episode of HBO’s Treme. Marvin, Annie’s manager, then goes on to ask her, “You happy? Song of the year. You’ve come far… you’ve worked hard.” Louisiana’s musicians do indeed work [...]

New Orleans Concert Picks of the Week: November 14 – 20, 2013

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of November 14 – 20, 2013 featuring: Jamey Johnson, Steve Vai, Of Montreal, the Calvin Johnson Jazz Band, Glen David Andrews, the Randy Brecker Quartet, and the Creole Stringbeans. Full ScheduleLouisiana Music on TourAdd a New Listing [...]

A Dash Of Vegan, A Pinch Of Bounce In Treme’s Creole Gumbo This Year November 9-10

The sixth annual Tremé Creole Gumbo Festival adds a dash of alternative recipes and a pinch of bounce music to the fest’s already hearty New Orleans line-up this year as rapper Keedy Black joins Glen David Andrews, John Boutté, Bonerama and several brass bands on the 2013 festival roster. The free festival takes place this [...]

New Orleans Concert Picks of the Week: November 7 – 13, 2013

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of November 7 – 13, 2013 featuring: Robert Glasper Experiment, Lebowski Fest, the Lost Bayou Ramblers, Jimmy Robinson, Glen David Andrews, Nigel Hall, and the Stooges Brass Band. Full ScheduleLouisiana Music on TourAdd a New Listing November [...]

Photos: Voodoo Music Experience 2013, Pearl Jam, The Cure, More…

Last weekend (November 1 – 3), the Voodoo Music Experience held its 15th ritual in City Park and first on the park’s year-old festival grounds. Highlights from the fest included performances from: Pearl Jam, the Cure, Kid Rock, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Dr. John, Allen Stone, Andrew Duhon, A Silent Film, the Breton Sound, CC [...]

Premature Burial: Glen David Andrews’ Journey Back From the Dead

Ten years from now Where will I be? Will I be shining like a star Bright as the eye can see? Or will I can be kicking the breeze Hanging on St. Philip Street? —Glen David Andrews, “Knock with Me, Rock with Me” Glen David Andrews was feeling no pain on a beautiful autumn evening [...]

New Orleans Gets (Even More) International

We already know that New Orleans is one of the few true American melting pots of international origins–probably because it’s a very old port city. That very aspect of the Crescent City is what keeps people coming back to visit over and over again. But the folks at Social Renaissance and World Swirl Productions have [...]