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  1. How a Mardi Gras Indian chant became a Billboard hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 30 |

    ... "Iko Iko" has been covered numerous times over the years by any number of artists, including Dr. John, the Neville Brothers, Cindy Lauper, The Grateful Dead and even the Chipmunks. But 53 years after they recorded it, the Dixie Cups' version stands ...


  2. Austin City Limits Hall of Fame reveals 3 new legendary inducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | CultureMap

    It's only a few years old, but the Austin City Limits Hall of Fame already includes a long list of music greats who have had a lasting impact on one of the nation's most celebrated music TV shows - and on entertainment in general. The next class of inductees includes rock 'n' roll legend Roy Orbison; acclaimed singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash; and New Orleans' "First Family of Fun," The Neville Brothers.


  3. ECA to introduce Aaron Neville Duo to Edmonds next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | My Edmonds

    ... makes the case for Aaron Neville as the most holistic of soul men. The hard R&B side matches anything the Neville Brothers ever recorded for true grit, while still allowing plenty of space for a singer who's arguably the most distinctive vocal ...


  4. The fashions of Aaron Neville: Vintage photos from The Times-PicayuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 |

    ... u Vieux. The satirical krewe eventually disbanded, but key members went on to start the Krewe du Vieux. The Neville Brothers, photographed in 1981 at the Calliope public housing complex, where they grew up. Aaron is at left.


  5. Updating TraditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Eugene Weekly

    There are songs, and then there are "art songs." I hate the latter term, mostly applied to vocal works written by 19th-century classical composers, because it implicitly suggests that all those other songs - y'know, the ones everyone actually listens to on their computers and phones and radios all day - are somehow not capital-A ART.


  6. Former Meter George Porter Jr. keeps New Orleans soul alive and wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Charleston City Paper

    ... but two of their members, keyboardist Art Neville and percussionist Cyril Neville, went on to form the Neville Brothers band, and over the years, the Meters' catalog of eight studio albums became the inspiration for everyone from George Clinton to ...


  7. Right place, right time: Dr. John taking part in new leg of The Last Waltz 40 tribute tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    ... artist Jamey Johnson and Dirty Dozen Brass Band drummer Terence Higgins . In addition, Cyril Neville of The Neville Brothers and Dave Malone of The Radiators will serve as special guests during the trek, which is plotted out through an April 15 in ...


  8. The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit Show: Crawdads, Saints, Indians, And A Maharaja, Segment 1Read the original story

    Feb 28, 2017 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... At Jazz Fest 2007 Hound Dog / Hambone James Booker James Booker: Manchester '77 Brother John/Iko Iko The Neville Brothers Fiyo on the Bayou St. James Infirmary Allen Toussaint The Bright Mississippi Crawfish Elvis Presley The King of Rock 'n' Roll: ...


  9. R&B star will lead lineup for RiverJazz 2017 in BethlehemRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2017 |

    ... smooth sound. He's known for duets with the singer Linda Ronstadt and for his work with his siblings as The Neville Brothers. Neville performed in Bethlehem in 2013 at the Zoellner Arts Center. Also headlining RiverJazz will be swing revivalists the ...


  10. R&B great Aaron Neville says he's coming to Bethlehem's Musikfest CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | The Morning Call

    ... hit "Everybody Plays the Fool," a cover of the 1972 Main Ingredient song. He also is a member of The Neville Brothers, which formed in 1977 and has released 10 studio albums and 11 live and compilation discs and in 1989 won the Grammy Award for Best ...


  11. Show Announcement: Aaron Neville at the Tin Pan in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Style Weekly

    ... incredible career has seen him move seamlessly back and forth between solo work and his role in the Neville Brothers, known as the "First Family of New Orleans Music." His first hit single was the landmark "Tell It Like It Is," which held the number ...


  12. Gig Alert: Aaron Neville at B.B. King Blues ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | WNYC-AM New York

    The voice of Aaron Neville is one of the most distinctive in American music. That clear voice, especially that silky high range, has graced songs from The Neville Brothers, Linda Ronstadt, and Aaron Neville's solo albums for over 50 years.


  13. Mick Jagger's brother Chris plans to paint Akaroa black on first New Zealand tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 |

    ... band member, Tim Ries. "On stage were Bernard Fowler and Tim Ries from the Stones, Ivan Neville from the Neville Brothers... they jammed away and it was outstanding." Ries's performing and recording credits include The Rolling Stones, from 1999 to ...


  14. Foundations of FunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Denver Westword

    ... broke up in 1977, the members went their separate ways and the group's frontman Art Neville joined the Neville Brothers and Porter later formed the Funky Meters with guitarist Brian Stoltz and drummer Russell Batiste. Tonight, Porter and Modeliste ...


  15. HIP Video Promo Presents: Dumpstaphunk Unleashes the Fiery and Funky...Read the original story

    Feb 7, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... to be the greatest funk band of all. For many years, Ivan Neville played alongside his uncle Art in the Neville Brothers - and contributed to albums by Keith Richards (Ivan is also Richards' keyboardist in his legendary solo project Xpensive Winos) ...


  16. The Questionnaire: Marlon WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 |

    ... just lent it to me. I think it's about gambling. It's probably also about guilt. Early Aaron Neville of the Neville Brothers. He's a crystal glass in human form. I invite you to take a listen to Wrong Number (I'm Sorry, Goodbye) and hear for ...


  17. New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Fest posters announcedRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    ... of a curtain decorated with what look like French Quarter buildings. Pavy also created the image of the Neville Brothers used in the 1997 Jazz Fest poster and the Jerry Lee Lewis poster in 2007. The Congo Square poster is an image of Jon Batiste, ...


  18. Jazz Fest 2017 posters feature The Meters, Jon BatisteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 |

    The Meters and Jon Batiste will come home to Jazz Fest in 2017, and they're doing so with a little extra fanfare. Both are featured on the official posters for the annual festival at the New Orleans Fair Grounds, which returns April 28 through April 30 and May 4 to May 7. The official poster for the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival presented by Shell features a portrait of The Meters by artist Francis X. Pavy, who also created the Neville Brothers portrait of the 1997 Jazz Fest poster.


  19. The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit Show: Cain And Abel Rock On, Segment 1Read the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... Ave Genghis Khan Os Mutantes Grupo Folklorico y Experimental Nuevayorcino Trompeto N Cuero Lo Dice Toro The Neville Brothers Fever Live At Tipitina's 1982 The Kinks Acute Schizophrenia Paranoia Blues Muswell Hillbillies Johnny and Edgar Winter ...


  20. Mardi Gras Party 2017: Revolutionary Snake Ensemble w/Charles Neville & Henri Smith @ RegattabarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | PR Log

    Revolutionary Snake Ensemble celebrates their annual Mardi Gras Party with special guests Henri Smith & Charles Neville at the Regattabar in Cambridge MA CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Jan. 12, 2017 - PRLog -- Revolutionary Snake Ensemble Mardi Gras Party with special guests Henri Smith and Charles Neville .Tuesday, February 28, 7:30 pm.