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Since Foo Fighters' appearance at Voodoo, I've been...

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This week's highlights include We Were Promised Jetpacks, comedy with Tom Segura, Chris D'Elia and Hell Yes...

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Our favorite things this week include Willie Hutch, Morgan Spurlock's new project, and new Walk the Moon....

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In his introduction to “Basquiat and the Bayou,” a show of works by...

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[Updated] Fans of celebrity chefs--whether nationally or locally famous--were made happy...

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Our highlights for the week ahead include comedy, live documentaries, food in Champions Square, and...

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Monday, Festival Productions announced that Taylor Swift would headline...

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When ASTR erupted onto the Carnival Stage at...

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[Updated] Thoughts that we didn’t get around do during...

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It was bad enough that The Tontons couldn't play loudly...

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Voodoo lives on the cusp of the last gasp of summer...

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Recently, a member of the New Orleans music community told me in a conspiratorial hush, “You know,...

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Thanks to the Internet, nothing will go away, and there’s a community for every taste. Boy bands were once...

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Our highlights for the week ahead include Win Butler's return as DJ Windows 98, Telecaster hero Bill Kirchen...

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The world will be a slightly less frightening place. After Halloween,...

It's a small miracle that Kyle Henderson and his band ...

Angel Olsen is not the kind of person who bothers to hide...

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Prospect 3 starts Saturday, and though the...

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Our highlights for the week in New Orleans include a number of events, Italian instrumental rock with Mike...

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“This is going to be my 65th tour,” bassist Mike Watt...

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In previous years, the...

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One moment, Lariyah Daniels dejectedly says, “I want to play arenas.” In the next scene, she’s onstage at...

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Joe Ely's one of Texas' sons of Townes Van Zandt, like...

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Some people know Mike Doughty from his years in the...

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With the release of their eponymously titled sophomore album in January of this year, L.A. indie rock quartet...

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[Updated] “The blues picked me, and I’m going to go with it.”

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Our picks for the week ahead include the Crescent City Blues and Barbecue Festival, This is NOLA, OK Go,...

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Soul Asylum signed its first record deal in 1984,...

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Earlier this summer, I interviewed comedian Dave Hill about his experience...

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After waiting over an hour to be taken backstage to interview Adventure Club, I received a text from someone...

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When Jenny Lewis played to a packed Civic Theatre Tuesday...

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Sunday night, Beck played the House of Blues, playing a...

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Recently at Grantland.com,...

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When Jenny Lewis played London recently,...

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After two or three songs, a guy walked by me on the way out of...

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“Last night I was up until 10 o'clock this morning working on a song," says Josh Carter, one half of...

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Friday: Nicky Da B Benefit feat. Sissy Nobby, DJ Jubilee, Walt Wiggidy, BJ So Cole, Jo Jackson, Reedy...

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Our favorite things this week include reissues by The Pop Group and Sarah Silverman's new comedy album....

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[Updated] Recently, my wife and I heard “It’s My Life” and had a who-is-that moment. She...