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First Listen: The Breton Sound – “Brighter Than The Sun”
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This week’s “First Listen” features some brand new New Orleans rock music: The Breton Sound. Last week, the quartet’s new EP, Maps {or cartography and the art of generalization} hit the streets and OffBeat brings you an exclusive first listen of the opening track off the disc, “Brighter Than The Sun” right here for the next [...]

Uncle Lionel Jazz Funeral Procession: Route and Map

After more than a week of celebrating the life of “Uncle” Lionel Batiste, who passed away Sunday, July 8, the final send-off is taking place on Friday, with a funeral procession starting at the Mahalia Jackson Theater, following his funeral service there. Viewing for the beloved bass drummer begins at 9 a.m. Friday at the [...]

VIP Ladies & Kids Social Aid & Pleasure Club Second Line Parade Route + Map

This Sunday, the VIP Ladies and Kids Social Aid & Pleasure Club host their ninth-annual parade in Central City. The second line starts a little later than usual—at 12:30 p.m.—at Tapp’s II Bar on the corner of Washington and S. Rocheblave St. This year’s theme is “One Nation Under a VIP Groove.” After coming out [...]

Treme Sidewalk Steppers Second Line Parade: Route and Map

The Treme Sidewalk Steppers host their annual Super Bowl second line this Sunday, February 5. The parade starts at noon. The Treme Sidewalk Steppers come out for the second line at the African-American Museum at Governor Nicholls and N. Villere in the Treme. The parade then heads over to Basin St./Orleans Ave. and up towards [...]