When I was a kid my family used to send a portion of the Mardi Gras beads we scored every year to our cousins in the Northeast. Apparently these plastic […]
Last week we posted a photo of George Porter Jr. and Snoop Dogg together in a Los Angeles studio. Details on the project were sparse, but it looked like a […]
Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe will team up with North Mississippi Allstars guitarist Luther Dickinson, Dumpstaphunk frontman Ivan Neville and more for a special “Exile on Bourbon Street” concert at the […]
One person will get a chance to go to the Howlin’ Wolf on Sunday February 26 to enjoy Dumpstaphunk by taking the OffBeat Weekly Poll. Last week’s lucky winner of a pair of tickets to […]
Carnival season is in full swing now that Krewe du Vieux and krewdelusion have rolled through the Marigny, French Quarter and CBD. Krewe du Vieux, in particular, had its irreverent […]
Johnny Vidacovich was honored with the Best of the Beat’s Lifetime Achievement in Music during a ceremony at the Orpheum Theater last night. Before he took the stage to accept […]
Big Night New Orleans
Steamboat Willie Jazz Band
CafŽ Beignet (Musical Legends Park)
Duke Heitger’s Steamboat Stompers
Chip and friend, Joe Goldberg Jazz Trio, Dana and the Boneshakers, and Chance Bushman and the Rhythm Stompers
Andy J. Forest
Get the Weekly Beat
"Best Email Newsletter in New Orleans"
~ New Orleans Press Club
We never share your personal information.