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String Cheese Incident bringing 25th anniversary tour to New Orleans

Percussionist Jason Hann, keyboardist/vocalist Kyle Hollingsworth, mandolin player/guitarist/vocalist Michael Kang, guitarist/vocalist Billy Nershi, bassist/vocalist Keith Moseley and drummer Michael Travis are The String Cheese Incident. The band has released 11 […]

3D Na’Tee and Page Kennedy partner on a video about traumatic love

3D Na’Tee  is arguably New Orleans’ finest lyricist. The rapper has branded herself as “Already Legendary,” and for good reason. The rapper has earned acclaim not only for her recordings […]

Win tickets to see GRAMMY-nominated PJ Morton at the House of Blues!

The man needs no introduction, but in case you didn’t already know, PJ Morton is a Grammy-nominated musician whose latest solo album, “Gumbo,” is a masterpiece of contemporary soul. In […]

Spencer Bohren announces cancer diagnosis and fundraising campaign

New Orleans-based guitarist and songwriter Spencer Bohren has been diagnosed with stage IV prostate cancer and is seeking assistance as he faces mounting medical expenses. Together with his wife, Marilyn, […]

James Booker’s “The Lost Paramount Tapes” to be released on vinyl

Along with bassist Dave Johnson, drummer John Boudreaux, guitarist Alvin “Shine” Robinson, saxophonist David Lastie, and percussionists Jesse “Ooh Poo Pa Doo” Hill and Richard “Didimus” Washington, James Booker recorded […]

Maple Leaf Bar to donate partial ticket sales to New Orleans Musicians’ Clinic

Beginning this month, the Maple Leaf Bar in Uptown New Orleans is collaborating with the New Orleans Musicians’ Assistance Foundation (NOMAF). The celebrated live-music venue and watering hole (located at […]

Win Tickets to Naughty Professor’s Homecoming Weekend with Snarky Puppy’s Shaun Martin!

New Orleans based jazz/funk collective Naughty Professor has big plans for their homecoming headline shows, a two-night run at the Howlin Wolf featuring some familiar faces. Prominent indie rock frontman […]

Shemekia Copeland nominated for Toronto’s Maple Blues Awards

Established in 1985, the Toronto Blues Society describes itself as “the premier promoter of blues music in Canada.” Since 1996, the society has been awarding the annual Maple Blues Awards to […]

20 Restaurants To Compete for City’s Best Wings at Wing Wars Fest

On November 17, 2018, from 3 to 10 p.m., twenty local restaurants will get together to cook more than 40,000 wings for the city’s very first “Wing Wars” festival, hosted […]