The Tulane Hullabaloo

Community Records throws seventh annual block party, will include more touring artists

Alec Schwartzman, Print Arcade Editor

October 22, 2014


Filed under Arcade, Music

Community Records will throw its seventh annual block party beginning noon Saturday at the historic Carver Theatre.“It’s going to be a really awesome day of eclectic music from all over the country and the world,” Daniel “D-Ray” Ray, co-founder of Community Records said. “I suggest getting...

New Orleans Hip-Hop Awards to honor past local artists

New Orleans Hip-Hop Awards to honor past local artists

Colin Mahar, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2014


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The annual New Orleans Hip-Hop awards will be presented 7 p.m. Friday at the Joy Theater on Canal Street. Lawrence Parker, a revered hip-hop producer and community activist, founded the New Orleans Hip-Hop Awards five years ago.“I wanted to use an award ceremony as a tool to keep artists motivated,...

Fitz and the Tantrums use covers to energize crowd

Tyler Mead, Associate Arcade Editor

October 17, 2014


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Fitz and the Tantrums lit things up last Saturday night at the House of Blues.As part of the band’s “The Walker” tour, Fitz and the Tantrums brought its unique '80s alt rock sound to New Orleans. Front man Michael Fitzpatrick and Noelle Scaggs brought enormous amounts of energy and fun to the venu...

Philanthropic Ziggy Marley set to perform House of Blues

Magda Jurczuk, Staff Reporter

October 17, 2014


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At 9 p.m. on Tuesday reggae artist David Nesta Marley, or “Ziggy” Marley, will grace the stage of the New Orleans House of Blues.Despite his surname’s unmistakable reminder of the late and great reggae legend that is his father, Ziggy has been cultivating a legacy of his own. From political activi...

Holy Ghost Tent Revival to bring 1950s inspired rock to The BEATnik

Ben Shooter, Contributing Reporter

October 17, 2014


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At 9 p.m. on Wednesday The BEATnik will be subject to the soulful, swinging sound of Holy Ghost Tent Revival.Hailing from North Carolina, Holy Ghost Tent Revival is a folk rock group at heart. The band spices up its sound with diverse instrumentation, utilizing trumpet, banjo and clarinet among other i...

Costumes, music and imagery collide in poetic display for ‘Landscape Stories’

Ishan Patel, Contributing Reporter

October 17, 2014


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The Newcomb Dance Company’s fall show, “Landscape Stories,” opened to a nearly sold-out show Tuesday night. The show featured several impressive pieces, each drawing inspiration from the unusual set to create a unique story.The set is primarily constructed with materials that one would find in a j...

Knox Hamilton carries crowd attention through energetic, danceable set

Evan Krupp, Contributing Reporter

October 17, 2014


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The Arcade had the pleasure of attending Knox Hamilton’s show on Tuesday night at Gasa Gasa. For the uninitiated, Knox Hamilton is an indie pop rock band whose recent single “Work it Out” has been making waves. The song, which the band describes as the “culmination of our eclectic musical sensibil...

Childish Gambino

Ashley Easterly, Photo Editor

October 16, 2014


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Childish Gambino, aka Donald Glover, performs an electrifying set during Austin City Limits Friday afternoon at the Honda Stage in Zilker Park. Glover played a set heavy with new content from his latest mixtape, STN MTN / KAUAI, as this was his first performance since dropping the mixtape last week....

Adventure Club synthesizes harmony, bass in transcendent show

Sam Ergina, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2014


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The energy slowly built among the audience as the anticipation for Adventure Club’s Leighton James and Christian Srigley to perform increased. The Montreal duo performed Sunday at Howlin’ Wolf.Adventure Club played some popular remixes, including a version of Youth’s “Foxes” and Miguel’s ...

Austin City Limits provides mecca for Tulane fall breakers

David Preda, Online Arcade Editor Laura Rostad

October 15, 2014


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Over Fall Break, The Arcade set its sights on Austin, Texas for one of the nation's top music festivals, Austin City Limits. Situated in Austin's beautiful Zilker Park, Austin City Limits is a two-weekend festival spanning six days total of live performances, delicious eats, transcendental art experien...

Warpaint departs from previous aesthetic, creates fresh sound

Warpaint departs from previous aesthetic, creates fresh sound

Nina Belzer, Contributing Reporter

October 15, 2014


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Warpaint, an all-female independent band based out of Los Angeles, has a sound hard to pinpoint.“I guess I would tell them they just have to have a listen for themselves,” lead singer Emily Kokal said. “I don’t even know how to explain it.”The band, formed in 2004, includes members Kokal, Th...

‘This is NOLA’ represents ‘New’ Orleans

Stephanie Chen, Senior Staff Reporter

October 15, 2014


Filed under Arcade, Music

New Orleans’ history may be steeped in culture, but significant art can be found without digging deep into the archives. This Is NOLA, a new monthly event hosted by Winter Circle Productions, will highlight contemporary artists on the vanguard of the ‘new’ New Orleans. The event will feature musicians, v...

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