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New Orleans Lightwire Theater's 'A Very Electric Christmas' opens Thursday
Watch as New Orleans' own 'Lightwire Theater' rehearses for 'A Very Electric Christmas,' a pop ballet presented with glowing lighted costumes.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
A-Infos Radio Project
The Nightfly: The Nightfly #2013.47 Hour 2 - December 9-15, 2013 , Segment 1
Funk, soul, and jazz: The Nightfly with Sanguine Fromage. 120 minutes of soulful sounds to which you may get down.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
A New Year for First Impressions
At the end of October I was taking a trip to New Orleans and while on my plane from Milwaukee, I ended up sitting next to a middle aged couple from a small town in Washington who were heading to The Big Easy for a convention and a chance to see the sites.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
WNYC-AM New York
Wade In The Water: 5 Jazz Takes On Spirituals
The African-American religious folk songs known as spirituals grew out of the slavery experience and the introduction of Christianity into slaves' lives.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Long-Lived Jambalaya Jass Band Begins Jazz Depot's Winter Concert Series
If you've ever wondered why trombonist Steve "Hambone" Ham and trumpeter Mike Bennett play so uncannily well together, it's because they've had plenty of practice.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
WWL-TV New Orleans
Louis Armstrong song inducted into Grammy Hall of Fame
The 27 inductees for 2014 were announced Tuesday, bringing the list of songs on the Grammy Hall of Fame list to 960.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Voodoo, the fleur-de-lis and all that jazz in New Orleans
St. Louis Cemetery No. 3 is just one of the many urban cemeteries, and New Orleans attractions, where one begins to understand the charms and challenges of this mysterious and utterly irresistible city.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Christmas Swing Music at the Sunset
Nov. 28--ASHEBORO -- What a great combination -- Christmas and Swing music! If you are a lover of swing music, come out and enjoy the sounds of Swing On! as they perform your favorite Christmas music on Sunday, Dec. 8, at the Sunset Theatre in downtown Asheboro.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Preservation Hall presents a Creole Christmas at Kutztown University
Ben Jaffe, standing second from left, and the rest of the Preservation Hall Jazz Band will perform a mix of holiday songs and material from "That's It," their new album of originals, which was co-produced by Jim James of My Morning Jacket fame, on Tuesday night in Schaeffer Auditorium at Kutztown University.
James Martin mixes solo career with sideman success
Saxophonist and singer James Martin spent seven globe-trotting years in Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews' band, Orleans Avenue .
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Big Easy Theme for News Years Celebration at Music Hall
New Year's Eve is going to be a special this year at Music Hall as the Cincinnati Symphony and Pop Orchestra hosts a "Big Easy themed event .
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Being thankful for everyday people
I met Gina in Salt Lake City International Airport's terminal 2 while waiting to board my plane to New Orleans.
The Daily Music Break: Nicholas Payton
The remarkable ability of New Orleans to produce trumpet players -- which began with Buddy Bolden and reached its zenith with Louis Armstrong -- shows no sign of abating.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
BR-New Orleans rail service study due by year's end
A study to determine the feasibility of operating passenger rail service between Baton Rouge and New Orleans and how to finance the project should be completed by the end of the year.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Now Playing Onstage in Orlando - Week of 11/17/2013
A NIGHT IN NEW ORLEANS: A MAGIC TREE HOUSE ADVENTURE Orlando Shakespeare Theater 10/27-11/23/2013 On the eve of All Saints Day - the most haunted night of the year - beloved Magic Tree House characters Jack and Annie must find a young Louis Armstrong and put him on the path to becoming the king of jazz.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
La Vista Sun
Plenty of New Orleans energy on stage, less in the audience
It was a great New Orleans jazz party Thursday night at the Holland Performing Arts Center.
What's in an airport name?
A World War II hero, Edward "Butch" O'Hare received the U.S. Medal of Honor in 1942 for his exploits as a naval pilot.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Funky horn player Trombone Shorty shows New Orleans spirit
Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews craves his hometown New Orleans when away he's on tour.
Friday To-Do: The Hot Sardines
THE HOT SARDINES 8 p.m. Wildwood Park. $20-$75 . So Hot Jazz is what all the kids are into these days.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
New Orleans: The Insider's Guide
For a city that saw more than nine million visitors last year, it may seem like New Orleans is a city built for tourists.