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  1. Shamarr Allen and Jarrel Allen QuintetRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 25 | 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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  2. New Orleans soul meets bodacious BBQRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Westport News

    ... Westport. This year's ... more WESTPORT - The smell of simmering slow-cooked barbecue and the soothing sounds of New Orleans Jazz will fill the air for the ninth annual Blues, Views and BBQ festival at the Levitt Pavilion from Sept. 3-4. Bob LeRose, ...

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  3. Snoball Day at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and PreserveRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 25 | WWOZ

    ... visitor center will host Snoball Day, a free event 11:00 a.m.-3:00p.m. celebrating the NPS Centennial and one of New Orleans' favorite summertime traditions-- -the cool refreshing snoball. The visitor center is located at 419 Decatur Street in New ...

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  4. American Folk Festival has been a game changer for BangorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Bangor Daily News

    ... p.m. Friday, players and festival-goers may experience a bit of deja vu. "Wherever we go, we try to give the New Orleans flavor - some of the old tunes," he told festival organizers. "People are used to seeing parades and bands marching down the ...

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  5. The Big Easy On 60 Offers Orleans-Style Fare In OCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | The Dispatch

    ... and spicy at the same time." Entrees include jambalaya, etouffee and blackened catfish among a number of other New Orleans style foods. Sherman is particularly proud of the muffaletta, which features salami, ham, mortadella, provolone, mozzarella ...

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  6. Cleo Heart continues jazz stylings at Tace LoungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | St. Petersburg Times

    Cleo Heart characterizes her outlook on performing at Tace Lounge this Saturday with three words: "excitement, neurosis and anticipation." Neurosis? It's a surprising word choice for someone who has delivered stylish jazz vocals to Tampa Bay-area audiences for more than 30 years, but after visiting New Orleans twice this summer, Heart possesses a renewed energy for the genre.

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  7. 17th Street Festival is Saturday, Aug. 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Washington Blade

    Musical acts, dance and drag shows entertain at the 17th Street Festival on Aug. 27. The seventh annual 17th Street Festival returns to celebrate the best shops, restaurants and services the corridor has to offer on Entertainment will include a marching band, mariachi band, a Chinese drag dancer and a New Orleans jazz band. More than 50 artists will display their art in jewelry, ceramics, crafts and more.

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  8. Coming Through SlaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Lost In Translation

    I decided to read Michael Ondaajte's jazz age novel, Coming Through Slaughter , as background reading to color in my recent trip to New Orleans. And color it did provide: sex, love triangles, gambling, drinking, whoring, music and a tour of the now lost Storyville red light district.

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  9. Prince's Paisley Park To Open For Public ToursRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | JamBase

    ... with Prince on New Year's Eve 1987. Watch video footage capturing the festivities of "Purple Rain Day" in New Orleans which included a traditional second-line parade in honor of Prince. Dan Berkowitz reflects on his time with the Disco Biscuits and ...

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  10. Imperial Ave. Street Fest promises musical treatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Latin jazz band leader, conga player and salsa singer Poncho Sanchez performing on the WWOZ Jazz Tent stage at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival at the New Orleans Fair Grounds Race Course in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 1 May 2009. SKIP BOLEN PHOTO EPA Latin jazz band leader, conga player and salsa singer Poncho Sanchez performing on the WWOZ Jazz Tent stage at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival at the New Orleans Fair Grounds Race Course in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 1 May 2009.

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  11. Watch Dr. John Praise James Booker's Piano GeniusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | RollingStone

    Watch Dr. John praise his collaborator and sometime teacher James Booker in a bonus clip from the Booker documentary 'Bayou Maharajah.' Dr. John demonstrates the finer points of James Booker's piano technique and credits the late New Orleans R&B musician for teaching him to play organ in a bonus outtake from the 2013 Booker documentary Bayou Maharajah , which will see its first DVD release on August 26th.

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  12. The Rise of Civil Rights Tourism in America's Deep SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Skift

    ... likely to go to another. Civil rights and human rights should be Atlanta's signature, destination topic, like New Orleans and jazz." Georgia's Official Tourism and Travel website has a hard-to-find page called "Must-See Civil Rights Sites" that ...

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  13. 8/25/16: Today's Top Tips: ThursdayRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 25 | Nippertown!

    MUSIC : Davell Crawford @ the Cock 'n Bull , Galway. The Piano Prince of New Orleans returns to CNB with his bottomless songbag of Crescent City classics and an endless supply of charisma.

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  14. Hawthorne Street Fair: Live music, art and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Portland Tribune

    ... Main Stage, there will be acts spanning all types of genres, including bluegrass, Latin groove, big band jazz, New Orleans funk and rock music. Two bars in the district will host beer gardens, including Bazi Bierbrasserie at 32nd Avenue and ...

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  15. Review: Satchmo at the WaldorfRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | NewsReview.com

    ... Jahi Kearse embodies Armstrong, and takes us along Satchmo's journey that started as a son of a prostitute in New Orleans through a musical career that traversed five decades from the 1920s through the 1960s. The talented Kearse gives a memorable ...

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  16. Tres Bourbonnais + Copus + Quiana Lynell & moreRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 24 | 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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  17. Enjoy Big Easy Jazz on the Island and support Baton Rouge flood victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Shelter Island Reporter

    REPORTER FILE PHOTO Dory owner Jack Kiffer outside his bar and restaurant, where a fundraiser for flood victims will be held this weekend. Performances by Tom McDermott, renowned New Orleans' pianist, composer and jazz ambassador, this weekend at The Dory have been reworked as a fundraiser for victims of recent flooding in the Baton Rouge area, according to Joe Lauro, who plans to attend.

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  18. St. Anne parade becomes music video, song for Shovels and RopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | NOLA.com

    ... be on Shovels & Rope's new album, "Little Seeds," which is due for release Oct. 7. The pair has performed in New Orleans often over the past several years, including at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival , Voodoo Fest and with the ...

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  19. Breakfast: Get up so you can get fedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Colorado Daily

    ... options available) - all tasty. Lucile's pipes in Zydeco, jazz and Cajun music to transport diners to New Orleans. Since NOLA is a renowned party town, there is no better place to try to recall what happened the night before. The Eggs Pontchartrain ...

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  20. presents Margie PerezRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | 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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