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Walter Wolfman Washington
d.b.a. (10:00 PM)
Fiery blues on Frenchmen - every week
House of Blues (8:00PM)
Legendary rock icon and four-time Grammy winner
Hi Ho Lounge (9:00PM)
Feel the bass drop
Algiers Ferry Landing (6:00PM)
Today, Vivaz Latin Band and Paky Saavadra
Curren$y's Jet Lounge
Blue Nile (10:00 PM)
The NOLA rapper's weekly party
Banks Street Bar (10:00 PM)
Blues rock and BLTs!
Country Club (All Day)
Weekly Wed Gig- $3 martinis and free admission for the service industry folks.
Tom McDermott and Meschiya Lake
Chickie Wah Wah (8:00PM)
Weekly Wed Gig- Piano man meets a golden voice.
Aurora Nealand and the Royal Roses
Weekly Wed Gig- Gypsy jazz upstairs in the Marigny
Hi-Ho Lounge (8:00PM)
Weekly Wed Gig- from the street to the stage. Midnight Snax throwdown follows at 10pm.
dba (7:00 PM)
Weekly Wed Gig- The world's premiere washboard-sousaphone-guitar trio.
Treme Brass Band
Candlelight Lounge (9:00 PM)
Weekly Wed Gig- Pass on by and see the 6th Ward’s home band.
Little Gem Saloon (5:00PM)
Traditional Blues, Gospel, and R&B in the CBD
Snug Harbor (8:00PM)
Delfeayo Marsalis’ award-winning orchestra
Come see the in-demand bassist perform with his own band tonight
Kermit Ruffins and the Barbecue Swingers
Les Bon Temps Roule (10:00 PM)
Candlelight Lounge (8:00PM)
Shake your brass in the Treme with a blend of hip hop, R&B, and pop
Maple Leaf (8:00PM)
One of New Orleans’ best percussionist invites his friends to the stage
PubliQ House (9:30PM)
Brass with electric guitar and keyboard
Where to Watch Super Bowl XLVII
Super Sunday Food and Drink Specials from the Riverbend to the Quarter
Most Big Easy residents will be watching the game from the comfort of their own living rooms, or their favorite bar stools. Here are some restaurants and bars with giant screens and good deals for the big game.
Suspect Sought in French Quarter Parking Garage Purse Pilfer (VIDEO)
New Orleans police are investigating a Saturday morning parking garage robbery in the French Quarter, and released video of the incident in hopes of tracking down the suspect. About 6 a.m., a woman was walking back to her car in a parking garage in the 200 block of N. Rampart St., and was stopped by a man who looked to be in his early 20s, according to police.
Super Sounds: Complete Super Bowl Boulevard Schedule, and Other Weekend Concerts
The New Orleans music scene gets a little bigger this weekend as famous musicians from across the country set their destinations to New Orleans for Super Bowl XLVII. Every corner of the city offers surprise guests, football players and hip-hop stars of all kinds. On the Riverwalk, it'll begin to look a lot like French Quarter Fest Thursday night with the Quint Davis-produced Super Bowl Blvd. bringing the best of the South Louisian circuit.
Tim McGraw Plays Good Morning America at House of Blues
by Sarah Esenwein
Good Morning America is bringing its Times Square concert series down from New York City and joining the Super Bowl Tailgate festivities, and Louisiana native and country superstar Tim McGraw is coming with them. Country music being for the people, the public is invited to come down and participate.
Man in Chef's Hat Trips, Commits Robbery on Bourbon Street
A man wearing a chef's hat cooked up a robbery scheme in the French Quarter Tuesday, and NOPD is on the chase. About 8:30 p.m., a man was walking in the 1100 block of Bourbon St., when the 6 ft. 5 in. tall man in a chef's hat (composite sketch pictured) approached him. The man pretended to trip in front of the Bourbon Street stroller, then grabbed him and wrestled him to the ground.
Verizon Beefs Up Crescent City Cell Phone Network in Time for Super Bowl
by Sarah Esenwein
With Mardi Gras ongoing, the Super Bowl this weekend and the many large-scale events to come in New Orleans, Verizon has taken an invested and disciplined spending approach to building a permanent coverage infrastructure, ever capable of handling the demand of cell and wifi needs of locals and visitors.
French Quarter Car Thief Caught on Video After Ditching Ride
Thanks to new video, police are looking to get into the driver's seat of a French Quarter investigation. NOPD is seeking to ID and catch a car thief who ditched his ripped off ride. About 7:30 a.m. on Jan. 19, a man parked his 2005 red Toyota Corolla at the intersection of Iberville and Burgundy. The keys were inside the car, and the car was running. At some point while the owner was out of the car, a man jumped in and sped off.
Clean Zone Clash
ACLU Files Suit Against City for Super Bowl "Clean Zone," Invokes Free Speech Protections
As branding reaches new peaks to usher in Super Bowl XLVII, some citizens are concerned that NFL is taking top priority over NOLA.
French Quarter Becomes Super Bowl Central: Photo Essay
If the Mayor's fact-spittin' and CBD gridlock aren't enough indication that Super Bowl XLVII is almost here, a stroll through the French Quarter will do. The Vieux Carre is slated to become the backdrop for the world's largest media convergence, and that requires a little setup. Click through for a photo essay of the progress as of Friday:
Man Attacked on French Quarter Stroll
A conversation with a stranger in the French Quarter quickly turned into a robbery and attack for one visitor this week, and NOPD is looking for one of the assailants, according to a news release. About 5:20 a.m. Tuesday, a man left his hotel to take a walk around the Quarter. When on Bourbon St., he was approached by a transgender person who tried to strike up a conversation, according to police.
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