The 27th annual Night Out Against Crime is Tuesday, August 3, and that means lots of celebrations and block parties with plenty of live music. Coco Robicheaux (pictured), Rockin' Dopsie Jr., and Guitar Lightnin' Lee are just a few of the New Orleans musicians who'll be playing at various outdoor events. See our Music Calendar for more info!
“A red second hand guitar with a bunch of knobs and switches, plugged into a Sears & Roebuck amplifier, an ass pocket of Jack Daniels and a box of fried chicken, riding towards a cabin set deep in the Mississippi backwood…**
Ceasar Elloie will be dropping in Thursday @ 10:00a.m. to talk about his show that night @ Harrah's in the Masquerade Room. There are 2 shows, 6 & 7:45. Ceasar has a new CD called " New Orleans to Paris ", featuring a host of musical luminaries. Be sure to tune in !!
The New Orleans Musicians' Clinic has provided medical care to this city's musicians since 1998. Facing a 90% cut in funding, the Clinic now needs your help. Find out about local fundraiser events aimed at keeping the Clinic's doors open, and watch a video plea from several of our most beloved entertainers like Dr. John (pictured).