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32 min ago | NOLA.com

Dr. John and the Nite Trippers to play the Joy Theater on Sept. 20; tickets on sale Aug. 1

Dr. John has a new hometown gig coming up: with his Nite Trippers band, he'll play the Joy Theater on Sept.

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4 hrs ago | NOLA.com

Readers' pick of New Orleans minority business owners strives to advance her firm and the city

For Iam Tucker, being a business owner in New Orleans is about more than presiding over the workings of an office.

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10 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

Celebration Brass Band will entertain at the River Garden during Gallery Walk

During Friday evening's Gallery Walk, the Celebration Brass Band will be on hand to entertain at the Robert H. River Garden, home of Strolling of the Heifers on Main Street in Brattleboro.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Pasadena Weekly

Pasadena Dustbowl

The Levitt Pavilion Summer Music Festival rolls along Friday night at Pasadena's Memorial Park with the critically acclaimed Dustbowl Revival.

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Related Topix: Music!, Drama Movies, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Folk-Rock

WLNS-TV Lansing

Spirit Airlines Adds Flights To New Orleans

Southeastern Michigan authorities say they've arrested a 17-year-old boy who chased his mother with an ax after she flushed his marijuana down the toilet.

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The Times-Picayune

Spirit Airlines announces nonstop flights from New Orleans to Chicago and Detroit

Spirit Airlines on Wednesday announced plans for nonstop flights from Louis Armstrong International Airport in New Orleans to Chicago and Detroit.

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The Times-Picayune

Is Louis Armstrong New Orleans' greatest son? Satchmo Summerfest celebrates his legacy

New Orleans knows that Louis Armstrong is the greatest. That's why we named a park and an airport after him, raised a statue in his honor, and once hailed him as King Zulu.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Examiner.com

Kenny Lavender's 'Conscious Journey' goes big band

Musicians are in a unique position to work through their problems by playing, performing, collaborating, and ultimately, recording.

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NOLA.com

New Orleans committee bumps rules for Uber to the full City Council without a recommendation

New Orleans City Council members on Tuesday added more suggestions on how to regulate digital car services such as Uber during the second transportation committee meeting on the subject in as many months.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

WWOZ

The Columbia and RCA Victor Live Recordings of Louis Armstrong and the All Stars

Ever since he listened to "St. Louis Blues" on the Louis Armstrong's "16 Most Requested Songs" CD, Ricky Riccardi has been obsessed with Pops.

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Best of New Orleans

Satchmo SummerFest to honor Lionel Ferbos

French Quarter Festivals announced it will honor Lionel Ferbos, who died July 17 at the age or 103, at Satchmo SummerFest .

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Hanover Herald-Progress

Dixie Power Trio kicks off summer concert series in Ashland

The Bluemont Concert Series returns to the Town of Ashland for its 10th season of outdoor evening concerts featuring a variety of family-focused evening performances.

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WWOZ

New Orleans Calling: In Search of Satchmo

Welcome to the WWOZ's new nationally syndicated program, NEW ORLEANS CALLING! We have lots in store for you! The presence and spirit of Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong can be found in books, in movies, and on recordings spanning many decades -- but in New Orleans, he's very much alive in another way: in the spirit of the musicians of the city.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

NOLA.com

Preview 'Ske-Dat-De-Dat: The Spirit of Satch' Dr. John's upcoming album

Mac 'Dr. John' Rebennack, onstage at the Saenger Theatre in New Orleans on May 3, 2014, during 'The Musical Mojo of Dr. John: A Celebration of Mac & His Music.'

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Myrtle Beach Online

Singer-pianist Dr. John still going strong at 73

Growing up as a New Orleans musician in the '40s and '50s, Mac Rebennack had a street-level view of the legend of Louis Armstrong.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sunday Herald

Good advice keeps these young jazz musicians on straight and narrow

Christian Scott is enthusing about the young musicians who make up the band he brings to Edinburgh Jazz Festival this weekend when he stops himself.

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NOLA.com

National World War II Museum's Nick Mueller's 75th Surprise Party is a slice of 'This is Your Life'

For the man in charge the ever-expanding National World War II Museum, President and CEO Nick Mueller , one would think it would be hard to surprise him on his work stomping grounds.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

WWOZ

Memories of Lionel Ferbos

Lionel Ferbos was a living link to New Orleans history. Born in 1911, he lived through the last century of development and change that most of us read about in books.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Daily Kos

Detroit owns a piece of my soul

As I prepare to leave Detroit, Michigan, today and head back to New York after attending the Netroots Nation 2014 gathering of bloggers, I'm thinking about the multi-faceted meanings Detroit has for me, not as simply a visitor, but as a political activist, ethno-historian and a person raised in black American culture.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Motown, Soul, Drama Movies, Music!, Windy City

Fri Jul 18, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Bria Skonberg Quartet Set for Louis Armstrong House Museum's...

The uber talented Bria Skonberg brings her quartet featuring Sean Cronin, Base; Dalton Ridenhour, Piano and Darrian Douglas, drums to Louis Armstrong House Museum today, July 19th at 2:00 pm.

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Starring Arturo de Cordova and Louis Armstrong

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