My Spilt Milk picks the week's favorites, including Stooges Brass Band, Drake, Lee Fields, Flux Pavillion, The Head and the Heart, Bonobo, big laughs at Hell Yes Fest, the release party for "Roll With It," and a festival for the ladies.
My Spilt Milk sorts out the week's highlights, including the always funky Stooges Brass Band, hip-hop legends Souls of Mischief, hard rockers Star and Dagger, and learning "Art History" with California Wives.
Today at the French Quarter Festival should be rain-free and beautiful - a great day to call in sick and hang out in the Quarter. Twelve stages are in action today in Jackson Square, Woldenberg Park, the French Market, Dutch Alley, Preservation Hall, the Old U.S. Mint, House of Blues and Bourbon Street.
This has been a good week for me since this website's now live, but it's hard to feel too celebratory when so many good people at The Times-Picayune lost their jobs. It was more touching than I expected when employees updated their Facebook status on the Friends of the Times-Picayune group as "-30-": end of the story.