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Greyboy AllStar & Slightly Stoopid vet
Band’s masterpiece recreated 40 years later
Howlin Wolf, 10p.m.
NOLA favorite covers Prince
Colbert bandleader comes home
Russo, Benevento, & co. create an American Beauty
Queen of Azz, Soul Rebels open
Jazz fusion & funk quartet
Chimock, Greene, Porter cover band beyond description
Funk jam session
Chickie Wah Wah, 8p.m.
Folk favorite covers Bruce’s “Darkness”
Funky brass originators
Beloved Grammy-winning brass band
B.B. King’s, 11:59p.m.
Cyril Neville’s new(ish) project
Maple Leaf, 11p.m.
British-born keyboardist’s groove is all New Orleans
Cajun indie rock
NOLA Drive-In Postponed
Since Cold War paranoia and the antics of Peter Sellers are best viewed when the Big Board's not sopping wet, tonight's scheduled NOLA Drive-In screening of Dr. Strangelove at the old Elysian Fields Ave. Schwegmann's has been postponed. No details have been released on the rain date, yet.
NOLA Drive-In's Outdoor Schwegmann's Screenings Move to Marigny
by Sean Rhoads
This Friday, Nola Drive-In brings its outdoor film screenings to the Marigny with Dr. Strangelove, or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, Stanley Kubrick's classic 1963 satire of Cold War politics. The screening location has drifted east from the roof of the abandoned Schwegmann's on Broad St. to the equally abandoned Schwegmann's parking lot near the corner of St. Claude and Elysian Fields Aves.
Today's Events: 7.11.11
July 11, when Dickens’ A Tale of Two Cities was published (1859), when The U.S. Marine Corps was created by an act of Congress (1798), when Big Ben chimed for the first time (1859), when Vice President Aaron Burr shot and killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel (1804), when Tijuana, Mexico was founded (1889), when Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird was first published (1960), when E.B. White (1899) and Lil’ Kim were born (1975), and when George Gershwin died (1937). So read some lit., eat a crumpet, drink a Horchata, and see some French films, which are among these offerings:
Dead Huey Long, Emma Boyce, Elizabeth Davas, Ian Hoch, Lindsay Mack, Anna Gaca, Jason Raymond, Lee Matalone, Phil Yiannopoulos, Joe Shriner, Chris Staudinger, Chef Anthony Scanio, Tierney Monaghan, Stacy Coco, Rob Ingraham,
Brandon Roberts, Rachel June, Daniel Paschall
Michael Weber, B.A.
B. E. Mintz
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