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Alexis & The Samurai, Cardinal Sons blow crowd away at Gasa Gasa

Alexis & The Samurai, Cardinal Sons blow crowd away at Gasa Gasa

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
March 29, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Archives, Music

From doors to final encore, Gasa Gasa was a party on Saturday night. Both the opening act Alexis & The Samurai and headliner Cardinal Sons gave the audience a show to remember.Both groups highlighted the intimate setting by engaging with the crowd between every song, singing and dancing for each...

H Jon Benjamin’s comedic voice stands above

H Jon Benjamin’s comedic voice stands above

Tyler Mead, Senior Staff Reporter
March 27, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Archives, Campus Life, Movies & TV

The voice of international super spy Sterling Archer, burger man Bob Belcher and a can of mixed vegetables, H. Jon Benjamin performed March 22 in McAlister Auditorium and brought new material which was different from any of those characters.Benjamin talked to Tulane about his favorite sex shop,...

Bloody Mary festival to showcase boozy brunch favorite

Tyler Mead, Senior Staff Reporter
March 26, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Food, NOLA

Legend has it that if you look in the mirror and say "Bloody Mary" three times, nothing will happen. On the other hand, if you are at the Howlin’ Wolf on March 26, you will get to sample some of the city's best tomato-based cocktails at the first-ever Bloody Mary Festival.Twelve local restaurants...

Cardinal Sons to unveil new music in weekend concert series

Cardinal Sons to unveil new music in weekend concert series

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
March 24, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Archives, Movies & TV

Propelling the alternative and indie rock scene in New Orleans, a city centered on jazz and funk, is no easy feat. For Cardinal Sons, however, the challenge proves worthwhile.The Shirley brothers, John, Joe and Dave, from Jackson, Mississippi, graduated from Loyola University with degrees in Marketing,...

No shortage of controversy, comedy in Bill Maher performance

Matthew Philips, Staff Reporter
March 24, 2017
Filed under Arcade, NOLA

One of the most popular debates in 2017 concerns the tension between political correctness and free speech. As this polarization grows, political satire has seen a sharp increase in popularity. For many on both sides of the debate, this past weekend provided one of the city's must-see events. Controversial...

TUCP brings T-Pain to campus for Spring Concert

TUCP brings T-Pain to campus for Spring Concert

Kate Parker, Contributing Reporter
March 23, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Campus Life, Music, Showcase

Despite the many choices Tulane students make that their middle school selves would not necessarily be proud of, they will no doubt still indulge any sense of nostalgia from those years by catching T-Pain at this year's Spring Concert.This annual event, put on by Tulane University Campus Programming,...

Know Your NOLA: New Orleans Jazz Museum displays distinguished history

Know Your NOLA: New Orleans Jazz Museum displays distinguished history

Luo Qi Kong, Staff Reporter
March 23, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Music, NOLA, Showcase

New Orleans has served as a historical breeding ground for creative expression and a center for cultural syncretism throughout America's past. The city's ability to innovate is shown through its musical history. The New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint honors jazz in its place of origin.Developing...

Student band Blue Velvet adds post-punk sound to NOLA community

Student band Blue Velvet adds post-punk sound to NOLA community

Annabelle Golden, Staff Reporter
March 23, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Campus Life, Music, Showcase

In homage to the work of David Lynch and as huge fans of the movie "Blue Velvet," three local musicians formed a band with that namesake.Blue Velvet consists of current and past Tulane students. Seniors Lex Condes and Evan Cole play the drums and bass, respectively, and former student Eden Klinger...

Local entrepreneur, World Water Day focus on safe drinking water

Cam Lutz, Staff Reporter
March 22, 2017
Filed under Arcade, NOLA

Freshwater is essential to both the human and natural world. Water powers cities, supports ecosystems and sustains virtually all forms of life. Every year on World Water Day, March 22, the world celebrates this vital natural resource.Established by the United Nations in 1993, the holiday promotes...

Up and coming artists Kaiydo, Ambre discuss path to musical success

Nurah Lambert, Associate Arcade Editor
March 21, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Music

Twenty seems to be a magic number, the age of both up-and-coming Florida rapper Kaiydo and New Orleans native musician Ambre.Kaiydo hit the ground running with a lineup of scheduled shows, a summer tour and new music releases. His most recent project "Colors and Sounds" in which he released one new...

Queue: Cartoons aren’t just for Kids

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
March 21, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Archives, Movies & TV

Cartoons are not just for children. Adults too can enjoy sitting in their pajamas with a bowl of cereal on Saturday morning letting hours pass watching cartoons. With innuendos and jokes that go over the heads of the younger viewers, cartoons are for adults and children alike. Cartoons have the power...

Crawfest releases initial lineup

Crawfest releases initial lineup

Sam Ergina, Arcade Editor
March 20, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Campus Life, Music

Crawfest at Tulane University has announced its initial lineup. Artists include headliners Moon Taxi, along with Chicago soul band JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound and Tulane's own The Bummers.Moon Taxi was founded in 2006. The indie band has had four studio albums and has established itself on the...

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