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Shadowbox (8 p.m.)
A sci-fi, Latino noir performance. No guacamole for immigrant haters!
King James & the Special Men
BJ's Lounge (10p.m.)
Weekly Mon Gig- Burgundy in the Bywater for that downtown rhythm and blues.
Hi-Ho Lounge (7:00 p.m.)
Join the circle for a song, with a special apperance by red beans and rice!
Glen David Andrews
Treme trombone man brings it on a Monday
Johnny Sketch and the Dirty Notes
Maple Leaf Bar (10p.m.)
NOLA funk-gypsy-rockers in Carrollton
Charmaine Neville Band
Snug Harbor (8p.m., 10p.m.)
Weekly Mon Gig- The Neville niece brings her soul and her band to Frenchmen
Maple Leaf Bar (10p.m.)
2 sets by the Grammy-winning brass band
Kermit Ruffins & The BBQ Swingers
Bullet’s Sports Bar (7p.m.)
Come see Kermit at home in the 7th Ward, and get to bed early
Broadway St Market (9a.m.-1p.m.)
Weekly Tues Gig- Uptown edition of the city's prime local market
The 6th Ward's home brass band saunters over to Frenchmen for some New Orleans music.
Quiet Life Talks Before Tipitina's Tour Stop
From the shores of New London to the sunny climes of San Luis Obispo to the moss-burdened banks of Portland, Quiet Life has been staking its claim across vast swaths of American soil for almost ten years. Since their formation in 2004, the band has toured with acts like Dr. Dog, Alabama Shakes, and the Lumineers, and has released two excellent albums of rootsy boot-stompers. Currently on tour supporting The Head and The Heart, Quiet Life will perform at Tipitina’s on Wednesday night at 8 p.m..
Today in New Orleans 11.4.13
Tonight, Cocorosie is at Tip's, Sonic Youth founder Thurston Moore's band Chelsea Light Moving is at One Eyed Jacks, and Nashville pop-folk singer Tristen is at the Circle Bar. On this day in 1967, Governor John McKeithen was elected to his second consecutive term. Now, more ways to kick off your work week.
Today in New Orleans 10.23.13
The Civic welcomes country music star Steve Earle to the newly renovated stage, and Harvest the Music is back with Anders Osborne, Rich Collins, and more in Lafayette Square. In Mid-City, House of Ruth is asking supporters to come bowl for their benefit. Happy Birthday to R&B’s legendary vocalist Carol Fran, born on October 23, 1933 in Lafayette, Louisiana. Find out where the local talent is tonight.
Today in New Orleans 10.11.13
Tonight, the New Orleans Opera Association takes a bite out of the season with Der Vampyr. At NOMA, Camille Henrot is discussing Cities of Ys, and Uptown, Red Baraat is performing. On this day in 1739, a severe hurricane destroyed much of what was then the Louisiana colony. Enjoy today’s beautiful weather at City Park’s seafood festival.
Local Natives Overwhelm, Disappoint at Tip's: Concert Review
When did Local Natives' crowd get so bro-y? Squeezing past high heels and purple polos at a sold-out Tipitina's on Wednesday night felt a lot more like Tigerland than an indie rock show. Not to be a hater. Bros need good music too. It's worth taking this opportunity to consider what, exactly, is propelling Local Natives from Pitchfork-secret levels to The-O.C.-soundtrack territory.
Today in New Orleans: 9.27.13
The weekend kicks off with all the elements of a good story: comedy, drama and drinking. Two restored theaters boast big company in the CBD. Uptown, Tipitana’s makes sure we don’t forget the founding fathers of funk. And the Roosevelt takes a tipsy trip down memory lane. Check out the full Friday happenings below. On this day in 1983, native New Orleanian Lil Wayne was born DeWayne Carter.
Today in New Orleans 8.28.13
Tonight, Love Sessions continues, with proceeds to benefit the Louisiana Children's Museum. Culture Collision is bringing 65 local organizations under one roof in the Warehouse District, followed by an after party with Morning 40 Federation. On this day in 1956, the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway opened. Now, more hump day happenings.
Today in New Orleans 8.25.13
Tonight, Love Sessions continues with an Eden House benefit show. Cliff Hines Band is offering a free youth music workshop at Tip’s, and Japanther is in town at the Hi Ho. On this day in 1901, Satchmo was baptized at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 3200 Canal St. Now, more to do this Sunday.
Today in New Orleans 8.24.13
Tonight, Irvin Mayfield keeps on giving with his second night of Love Sessions. On Frenhcmen, Russian mafia band Debauche is bringing their high-powered performance style. Blue artist Alvin Youngblood Hart is joining Mardi Gras Indian Funksters on the Tip’s stage. On this day in 1955, a U.S. Appellate Court desegegrated LSU’s undergraduate courses. Now, more to do this Saturday.
Today in New Orleans 8.22.13
Tonight, The Ogden Museum celebrates ten years with pianist Matt Lemmler, and Philip Anselmo is back in New Orleans on his Technicians of Distortion Tour. Support NOCCA and get a head start on holiday shopping at Razzle Dazzle. On this day in 1812, former Governor W.C.C. Claiborne became the highest paid governor in the United States, with a salary of $7500 a year. Now, more to do this Thursday.
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