This week's Milk Run looks at what to do this week in New Orleans, including a tribute to Johnny Thunders, stand-up comedy, Anthony Hamilton and a benefit for Jimmy's.
Yesterday I wrote about my takeaway from the St. Roch Tavern ABO hearing.
The video of The St.
"The look-forward-to-it-ness is more than I can ever remember," Quint Davis announced today at the press conference to unveil the poster and schedu
Recently, PearlJamOnLine - the Twitter feed for an Italian Pearl Jam fan club - tw
Hot Chip, Hogs for the Cause, Leonard Cohen, Eric Clapton, and benefits for Houseman and Warmdaddy dominate the week in live music in New Orleans.
You know stand-up comedian Christian Finnegan, whether you know it or not.
For years, the implied promise of electronic music was that it was the sound of the future, from Walter/Wendy Carlos to Bruce Haack to Kraftwerk an
Elvis Presley's enduring presence in New Orleans has a strong camp edge courtesy of The Rolli
Nothing prepares you for coming over a rise and seeing fire trucks parked sideways on the I-10, feeding four lanes down to one.
On the recent Lines W
[Updated] It's easy to grouse about South by Southwest. Too many people. Too many bands. Too corporate.
Hot Chip will play The House of Blues on March 25, and My Spilt Milk is partnering with The House of Blues to give away a pair of tickets to see th
Reviews of A Fairway Full of Miners reference the unusually high voice of the singer for Winnipeg's
Portland-based rock act Sallie Ford and the Sound Outside has a frontwoma
Patrick Krief of Canadian alternative rock band Krief works in layers.
This week, Erin McKeown is in the middle of South by Southwest; two weeks ago, she was fe
"It's important for us to tell original stories," says A.J.
Cirque du Soleil's "Quidam" starts when a bored little gir
Wednesday in Austin, Bloodshot Records will start its South by Southwest at The Cont
I don't get usually involved in genre-definition conversations, partly because when asked what they make, most musicians will say "music" instead o
[NSFW] Quickie Mart's Super Mart Produce label will release #WE
"You asked me how long I'd stay by your side," ZZ Ward sings.
Tonight concludes the second Buku Music and Art Project, the festival at Mardi Gras World
Between Buku and bands traveling to and from Austin because of SXSW, New Orleans is a musically exciting place for touring bands this week.
There’s a good and bad side to the music industry, and post-modern math rock band
Yesterday, Canadian country singer Stompin' Tom Connors passed away at
You've heard Kishi Bashi whether you know it or not.
"When I started working at OffBeat, my first book had just come out,
"Never ever ever change your font size / Never ever become a vengeful ghost," Mat Klachefsky sings on
In my last years at OffBeat, I became reluctant to review or run comments on Gospel Tent performances during Jazz Fest.
This week in New Orleans nightlife includes Black Taxi, Acid Baby Jesus, Bill Kirchen, "The Mystery in Old Bathbath," and a WTUL-sponsored night of surf.