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  1. Jackie Greene Guests With Anders Osborne & Assembly Of Dust At The Capitol Theatre: Photos & VideosRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | JamBase

    New Orleans guitarist Anders Osborne headlined the action of The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York on Saturday night. Assembly of Dust opened for Osborne and were joined by guitarist Jackie Greene who would later spend lots of time on-stage with Anders and his band.

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  2. Numbers To Know: 2017 NBA All-Star GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | NBA.com

    ... for points this season. So there's a lot to celebrate and plenty of numbers beyond those to digest as we come to New Orleans for All-Star 2017 . And as we've done for the last few years, we'll highlight some well and lesser-known numbers for the 25 ...

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  3. Concord crier for Feb. 19, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    ... is $7 per person, $20 for a family of four or more. All proceeds will benefit the youth group's mission trip to New Orleans in April. We love new businesses and services. Here are two great ones: New Hampshire Federal Credit Union's storefront at 47 ...

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  4. The blockbuster trade that put the Jazz on the NBA map -- and landed Pistol Pete in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    The Times-Picayune is marking the tricentennial of New Orleans with its ongoing 300 for 300 project, running through 2018 and highlighting the moments and people that connect and inspire us. Today, the series looks at the blockbuster NBA trade that made "Pistol Pete" Maravich the first member of the New Orleans Jazz.

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  5. They shoot, they score: New Orleans Arena makes city's NBA dreams come trueRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Civic leaders instrumental in bringing the NBA back to New Orleans celebrate in 2002 at New Orleans Arena, which has since been renamed the Smoothie King Center. They are: front row, from left, Mayor Marc Morial, Ray Wooldridge and Bill Hines; second row, from left, Steve Perry, Rep. Mitch Landrieu, Rep. Karen Carter, Sen. Diana Bajoie, Jefferson Parish President Tim Coulon, Rep. Ed Murray; last row, from left, Doug Thornton, Dan Packer Rep. John Alario.

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  6. Bon Bon Vivant & FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WWOZ

    Three Keys is the intimate music venue inside Ace Hotel New Orleans, a lively social hub with events nearly every night of the week - live jazz, DJs, pop-up shops, salons and creative collaborations of all kinds.

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  7. Anti-Trump protesters hold mock funeral for the US presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Activists stage a symbolic New Orleans-style funeral procession in Washington Square Park to mourn the "death" of the Office of the U.S. President in protesting the administration of President Donald Trump, Feb. 18, 2017. ers staged a New Orleans -style mock funeral for the 'American Presidency' in New York on Saturday, Feb. 18, complete with a casket and marching band ahead of the President's Day holiday on Monday.

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  8. NBA All-Star Weekend 2017: 3-point contest, Skills Challenge updates, resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sporting News

    Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns isn't in New Orleans to defend his Skills Challenge crown, but Warriors sharpshooter Klay Thompson will try to make it back-to-back 3-point contest titles. OK, maybe people are more excited about Saturday night's Slam Dunk Contest.

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  9. Gordon Hayward interviewRead the original story

    Yesterday | InsideHoops

    ... asked by various reporters yesterday at All-Star weekend: Question: What's your favorite thing to do here in New Orleans? Gordon Hayward: I like going to Cafe du Monde and getting some beignets. Question: What are you expecting from yourself for ...

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  10. Postmodern Jukebox turns new songs into oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wave

    ... demonstrated, everything is fair game. Employing the stylistic conventions of a 1930s swing band, Dixieland, New Orleans marching band, doo-wop, Motown, classic R&B and many other genres, Postmodern Jukebox can turn seemingly any Top 40 standard ...

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  11. Utah Jazz: After being challenged by the front office, Gordon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    New Orleans a Gordon Hayward's father still has the piece of paper, now "beaten up and abused," upon which he helped his son map a path to his childhood dream all those years ago. "He was young and I told him it's great to have goals and dreams, but you have to have steps along the way," Gordon Scott Hayward recalled this past week.

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  12. 02-18 12:10 pm The Food ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... we can be utterly unique to. Unlike us the rest of our people who live there. In the rest of America. Here in New Orleans we get to be totally unique for two weeks a year. And it's it's great to do that every this is the food show by the way all we ...

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  13. Jazz prodigy Joey Alexander makes stellar Houston debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Houston Chronicle

    ... plays the piano and you can easily imagine an old man, a veteran of bebop who maybe grew up in the clubs of New Orleans, who's plunking away for the millionth time but never gets bored and always gives the show his all. In fact, Alexander is 13, and ...

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  14. 30 Days Out: a look at upcoming concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mountain Xpress

    METER MAN: Celebrated bassist George Porter Jr. made his name as part of legendary New Orleans group The Meters; he's headed to The Salvage Station March 18 with his group Runnin' Pardners. Twice monthly, my blog 30 Days Out spotlights upcoming music shows and events of note, shining a light into some less well-lit corners, where some fascinating artists schedule performances.

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  15. Utah Jazz: Offseason work pushed Gordon Hayward from not 'good enough' to NBA All-StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    New Orleans a Gordon Hayward's father still has the piece of paper, now "beaten up and abused," upon which he helped his son map a path to his childhood dream all those years ago. "He was young and I told him it's great to have goals and dreams, but you have to have steps along the way," Gordon Scott Hayward recalled this past week.

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  16. Women's Travel Fest heads to New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Best of New Orleans

    The 4th Annual Women's Travel Fest will take place at the Peoples Health New Orleans Jazz Market the weekend after Mardi Gras. At last count, the tally of New Orleans' annual festivals was well over the century mark and growing.

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  17. Kids who sing get a chance at free lessons from a proRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fredericksburg.com

    ... and digital newspaper replica. Please click here to select a subscription, or login if you are already a member. NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Though she's been singing professionally since she was 19, Tonya Boyd-Cannon says she got most of her early music ...

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  18. Joel LaRue Smith: The Motorman's SonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | All About Jazz

    ... that pianist Joel LaRue Smith clearly understands and embraces with The Motorman's Son . Smith's parents left New Orleans in the '40s, joining The Great Migration that would see millions of African Americans moving north in search of a better life. ...

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  19. Michael McDonald -- The Last Waltz 40 Tour at the NYCB Theatre at WestburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | All About Jazz

    ... as close to the original as possible in 2017. The performance was steeped in blues, rockabilly, rock, pop, R&B, New Orleans funk and jazz, country, honky-tonk and good old-fashioned Americana. A select touring band of top-notch musical stars ...

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  20. Carmela Rappazo Trio featuring John Rankin & Ed WiseRead the original story

    Yesterday | WWOZ

    ... "Back O' Town" neighborhood that borders the infamous Storyville red-light district. As Jazz became one of New Orleans' greatest exports, this block of South Rampart, also known as "The Ramp," was a teeming commercial district that included the ...

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