New Orleans is rich with stirring female vocalists these days and here's a
new one to add to the list-- Miss MEC released her first solo EP, So Damn
True, in December. Miss MEC, also known as Michelle Cunningham, has a voice
well-suited for the 1950s and '60s-inspired music...
Carnival is here again! The annual kickoff to the official Carnival season,
Twelfth Night (also known as Epiphany), is January 6 and a number of public
events are happening around New Orleans to celebrate its arrival.
Krewe de Jeanne d'Arc parades annually on January 6 in h...
Lafayette Cajun band T' Monde ("little world" or "little people") plays old
fashioned music ranging from the early 1900's to present day. Here they
perform "Tracasse Pas" on KRVS Local Produce Live. Members include Drew Simon
(accordion/vocals), Kelli Jones-Savoy (fiddle/vo...
Talk That Music Talk: Passing on Brass Band Music in New Orleans the
Traditional Way is an important addition to the existing scholarship on jazz
traditions in the Crescent City. It covers a relatively niche topic, but it
dives deep to tell a rich story of how musical and c...
Sweet Georgia Bround Featuring Dr Michael White
To Be Continued Brass Band
To Be Continued
Who Is He
Andrea Vereen & The St. Marks Choir
I Remember Clifford
The Best Of Lee Morgan [Bonus Tracks]
Next Stop Soweto
Dollar Brand at SABC 1970...
There are always lots of great live music options on New Year's Eve. See the
full listings across New Orleans on our online Livewire Music Calendar.
Here are a few of my picks for shows that are sure to ring in your 2016 full
of good times and style.
Many artists claim to be genre-defying but end up actually fitting pretty
neatly into one or two well-defined and easily identifiable categories. Stoop
Kids and their release Already Out of Time, is not one of those. This
five-piece band added the tags hiphop, pop, psychede...
Auditions for the spring semester of the Jazz & Heritage Foundation's free
music program will be held Saturday, January 9 from 10a-12p. Auditions for
the Don "Moose" Jamison Heritage School of Music will be taking place at the
George & Joyce Wein Jazz & Heritage Center loca...