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  1. Music inspires mixed-media show at Long Beach barRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | Press-Telegram

    ... the artists and the guest artists an idea and have them interpret that idea,” DeAvy said. After a trip to New Orleans, DeAvy was inspired to use music as the muse for this year's art show. “My curiosity was to see how they interpreted ...

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  2. Therapy gator? New Orleans airport offers reptilian selfiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | NOLA.com

    Have plans to travel through the New Orleans airport on an upcoming Friday? You may get a chance to snap a selfie with a baby gator. Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport has partnered with the Audubon Nature Institute to give travelers an opportunity to interact and take a photo with a live baby alligator, a new Audubon educational outreach program.

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  3. New Black Eagle Jazz Band To Perform At Cultural CenterRead the original story

    Friday Nov 16 | Falmouth Enterprise

    ... for audiences from Symphony Hall in Boston to Singapore, playing its soulful and uplifting style of traditional New Orleans jazz and paying homage to the greatest musicians of the early jazz era such as Louis Armstrong, Jelly Roll Morton, and Duke ...

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  4. Emeril Lagasse Foundation raises $3 million in a weekend in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | NOLA.com

    ... Emeril Lagasse and Donald Link look on. ( More than 4,600 people attended two fundraising events last weekend in New Orleans raising $3 million for the Emeril Lagasse Foundation . The eighth annual Boudin, Bourbon and Beer , on Nov. 9 in Champions ...

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  5. Louis Armstrong's Life in Letters, Music and ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | The New York Times

    ... frustrations . But as his career went on, his grinning stage persona - an expansion on the minstrel shows and New Orleans cabarets of his youth - fell out of step with most African-American listeners' tastes. ("I loved the way Louis played trumpet, ...

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  6. Spirit adding flights from New Orleans to Denver, PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | NOLA.com

    Spirit Airlines said Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, it will add two new routes in New Orleans in 2019, a daily nonstop to Denver and a seasonal flight to Philadelphia. The low-cost airline said Thursday it plans to operate daily nonstop flights between Louis Armstrong International Airport and Denver International Airport starting in February.

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  7. Spirit adding nonstop flight from New Orleans to AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | NOLA.com

    Spirit Airlines announced Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, it will add a new daily nonstop flight from New Orleans to Austin in early 2019, part of a broader expansion as the airline adds the Texas city to its list of destinations. Spirit Airlines is adding a new nonstop flight from New Orleans to Austin, Texas.

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  8. 7 fun fall festivals around New Orleans for this weekend, Nov. 16-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | NOLA.com

    ... to present a celebration of more than 100 artisan cheeses from all over the world. Stroll the grounds of the New Orleans Jazz Museum at the U.S. Mint while listening to great music , sampling cheeses , tasting specialty foods and sipping on wine, ...

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  9. In New Orleans, 300 years of letting the good times rollRead the original story

    Monday Nov 12 | Philly.com

    On St. John the Baptist's Day this past June, seven spirit-seekers and three mediums gathered around a table inside a 200-year-old haunted house in the French Quarter of New Orleans. Candles flickered on a wine-colored tablecloth.

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  10. Budget carrier Allegiant to offer nonstop, seasonal service between New Orleans and LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | The Advocate

    An aircraft can be seen taking off past the new Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport terminal construction site in Kenner , La., Wednesday, April 25, 2018. The City of New Orleans is currently building a new $1 billion terminal to completely replace the current MSY airport facility.

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  11. New Orleans Diaspora - Kid Ory and King OliverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | All About Jazz

    In the last hour we listened to the first jazz recordings by the Original Dixieland Jazz Band in 1917 and the antecedents of the music. In this hour we will follow the diaspora of New Orleans musicians as they spread across the country bringing jazz with them.

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  12. Albuquerque, NM Author Publishes 3 Volume Book Series on JazzRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2018 | PR Leap

    ... the nature of a trumpet, the nature of jazz, and what a legend is along with background information about New Orleans during the first 30 years of jazz. Those who travel to New Orleans will find the information in this book extremely useful to ...

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  13. BWW Review: Support Cultural Improvisation at Interact's Sensational Hot Funky Butt JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... included in "Hot Funky Butt Jazz," a tribute to the dance hall where jazz originated in the mercurial city of New Orleans at the turn of the 20th century. From the beginning of the production, where a funeral parade sets off a series of flashbacks ...

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  14. Album reviews: Jon Batiste, Usher and Zaytoven, Loretta LynnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2018 | The Day

    ... usually chipper moments - also guided by Batiste's Satie-meets-Jelly Roll Morton-influenced sound - like the New Orleans traditional “St. James Infirmary Blues” get the feel of the weight of the world on their shoulders. Yet it's ...

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  15. Carnegie Hall Names Concert Series The Joyce And George T. Wein Shape Of Jazz SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Nicholas Payton traces the path of African rhythms from their arrival in the Caribbean through their journey to New Orleans and on to Kansas City, St. Louis, Chicago, and New York. This program explores how the music of New Orleans became widely ...

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  16. Christian Scott Confirmed His Vision for Jazz With 'Live at Newport'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2018 | Something Else! Reviews

    Christian Scott's Live at Newport was only the latest illustration that the New Orleans tradition is alive and well. Of course, that New Orleans tradition is about so much more than the conventional idea of "tradition."

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  17. Free Tricentennial Soul concert at Xavier, Sun. 3pRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2018 | WWOZ

    Clarinetist and music historian Dr. Michael White will host "Tricentennial Soul: 300 Years of Black Music in New Orleans" at Xavier University's McCaffrey Ballroom on Sunday, November 4 starting at 3p. "Tricentennial Soul" is a free concert and discussion about the musical roots and styles that have made New Orleans an important musical and cultural center.

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  18. Smiley: Now 'Bridge to Somewhere'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2018 | The Advocate

    ... wasn't prescient by including a story about this first bridge over the Mississippi River between Baton Rouge and New Orleans in my new book, 'River Road Rambler Returns.' "The 'Bridge to Nowhere,' as the Sunshine Bridge was called because it landed ...

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  19. Original Four Social and Pleasure Club second line: See photos from Sunday's eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2018 | NOLA.com

    ... ur are known for inspiring young boys to become men, and Black Men of Labor have been doing community service in New Orleans neighborhoods for 25 years.

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  20. Is the New Orleans airport - doomed' by climate change? -- coastal news roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2018 | NOLA.com

    The opening of a terminal at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport has been delayed by land subsidence and could be at risk from floods and storms. ( The Times-Picayune's Jennifer Larino discuss the environmental challenges facing New Orleans' new airport terminal, set to open in 2019.

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