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Today in NOLA: 6.10.16


Today in NOLA, there is music to suit all tastes. So, check out some brass, Americans, swing, or funk. On this day in 1961, the famous Preservation Hall officially opened its doors. Now, more to do this Friday.


Today in New Orleans 8.23.13


Start your day off at Ogden to celebrate the museum's 10th anniversary, and close out the evening in City Park for tonight's Friday Nights at NOMA. Irvin Mayfield's Love Sessions also kicks off tonight. On this judge in 2002, a three-judge court appeals panel unanimously rejected Edwin Edwards appeal on convictions. Now, more to do this Friday. 


French Quarter Fest Music Picks: Saturday


Saturday is High Fest, as 20 stages are available for listening pleasure in the French Quarter. Any stroll through the Vieux Carre is sure to tantalize the aural inclinations. Once again, April Siese mines the schedule for a handful of French Quarter Fest gems:


Today's Events: 1.31.12


Today, Black American Music bands do battle in the Marigny, singer songwriters venture to Siberia and Rebirth returns to the Maple Leaf. On this day in Louisiana history riverboat and Preservation Hall banjo man Emmanuel Sayles was born (1907), and the Grateful Dead was busted on drug charges in New Orleans after a show at The Warehouse. The incident is thought to inspire the classic, "Truckin'" (1970). Don't get busted down on Bourbon Street, check these out:


Today's Events: 1.26.12


Today, Dave Jordan pulls double duty for the release of his new CD, Big History tops an all-night bill at TIp's and A Behanding in Spokane resumes at Allways Lounge. On this day in Louisiana history, Louisiana's Secession Convention voted to secede from the Union and become the Republic of Louisiana (1861). Happy birthday to the late Huey "Piano" Smith (1934), Jean Knight (1943) and, from out Lake Charles, Lucinda Williams (1954). Get on your way to becoming Mr. Big Stuff today with the following:


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