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Our picks for the week's highlights include Big History's goodbye show, the Satchmo SummerFest, Wussy, comedian Jen Kirkman at Cafe Istanbul and Justin Timberlake in the Smoothie King Center.

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Today, Lauren Keenan continues her series of video features on New Orleans' DJs, this time with Tony Skratchere.

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Our favorite things this week include "Afterlife with Archie" and "The Other F Word."

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In the fall of 2012, indie electronic artist Sundog was one of the local musicians who partici

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Photographer Steven Hatley shot the dream pop bands with roots in many cities, Glasgow not one of them.

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Ellis Marsalis contributed a curious, needed moment in Wynton Marsalis' Sunday night show at the Saenger, according to guest reviewer Brian Boyles.

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Our picks for the week include Wynton Marsalis' benefit for Tipitina's Foundation, the Bounce party at the Republic, Chris Smither at Chickie Wah Wah, and the return of the Daiquiri Festival.

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Indie rock band Bantam Foxes are music fans first.

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Earlier this week, Alex Woodward reported on

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The Bally Who? haven’t exhausted themselves, releasing three albums since 2005 including the n

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YouTube views don't always equate to sales, but in the case of pop-rap duo

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The DJ and record collector traces his love of records to punk and Eddie Bo.

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Our favorite things this week include a Tropicalia classic, Criterion, and a long walk.

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“Because rock was so sacred, I tried to keep them separate.”

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When I drank a Vesper Thursday, it occurred to me that I’d never been served more deliberately mediocre drinks than I was at this year’s

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Thursday night’s Stones Fest was what it promised—a lot of people playing and singing son

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Our highlights for the week ahead include Gasa Gasa's one year anniversary, Maggie Koerner, and Monotonix' Yonatan Gat.

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Our favorite things this week include CoverSpy, Ronnie Lane, and the next season of "American Horror Story."

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Roots rocker Butch Walker grew up playing Rolling Stones songs in his high school cover band.

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“I think a climate like Seattle does lend itself to creative output,” says Ben Verdoes of Iska Dhaaf.

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Tales of the Cocktail celebrates the mixed drink at its finest, so how did a panel on

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“My stand-up for the last nine years has been figuring out how to sell certain things to audiences.”

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When Rotary Downs concluded its Jazz Fest set with a cover of Gary Numan's "Cars," the choice

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Our picks for the week include Tales of the Cocktail, Beatles Fest, Stones Fest, and "Female Trouble."

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Our favorite things this week include St. Vincent videos, ARGs, and "Comedy on Vinyl."

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I’m not one who assumes good barbecue comes in unassuming packages.

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[Updated] On Saturday night, New Orleans musicians will come together at

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[Updated] For most of the crowd in the Superdome Sunday for the end of the 20th year of the

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After the spectacle of Beyoncé’s high-tech production last year at Essence

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Our highlights for the week include the Essence Music Festival, "Hard Day's Night," Questlove, Lindsey Stirling and more.