The Tulane Hullabaloo

Washed Out set to perform intimate House of Blues show

Laura Rostad, Staff Reporter

August 27, 2014

Washed Out, comprised of Ernest Greene, and an accompanying band, will play at 8 p.m. on Sept. 10 at House of Blues.Washed Out’s dreamy sound works like a puzzle with many pieces. The underlying electronic layers include elem...

Thomas Beller reveals story of secretive Salinger

Bess Turner, Contributing Reporter

August 27, 2014

Thomas Beller, a professor in the English department, mused about his long-standing relationship with the work of J.D. Salinger, the subject of his new biography, “J.D. Salinger: The Escape Artist.”“If you want people to stop...

Landlady visits New Orleans in hopes of gaining “an audience of human beings”

Clara Beaumont, Contributing Reporter

August 27, 2014

Landlady, a Brooklyn-based band, will perform songs from its newest album, "Upright Behavior" 9 p.m. Friday at the Hi Ho Lounge, While studying at New York University in 2011, Landlady’s creator, Adam Schatz, wanted a proje...

Tulane Dining and Food Services to debut Ironsides Waffles food truck

Maricela Murillo, Contributing Reporter

August 27, 2014

Starting at 9 a.m. Sept. 16, Tulane University Dining Services will debut its new Ironsides Waffles food truck at the corner of Freret Street and McAlister Drive. The truck will be parked in the same spot every Tuesday and Wednesda...

Back to School Playlist

The Arcade

August 21, 2014

This is the first in a series of playlists brought to you by The Arcade, featuring a smattering of new music from across the board. Enjoy!...

NOLAbeings creator steps out from behind her camera

Alec Schwartzman, Arcade Editor

August 21, 2014

You might find Claire Bangser wandering the streets of the Marigny, talking to strangers and taking photographs. You might find her work, NOLAbeings, on your Facebook or Instagram newsfeed. NOLAbeings' posts simply feature a ph...

Mad Decent Block Party to perform first New Orleans show at Mardi Gras World

Amanda Verdi, Contributing Reporter

August 21, 2014

Ask Tulane students what concert they are most excited for in August and many will agree that the Mad Decent Block Party, rolling into New Orleans on Aug. 29 at Mardi Gras World, is where the real party is.Mad Decent features ar...

Voodoo Queen preserves spirit of New Orleans cemeteries

Bess Turner, Contributing Reporter

August 21, 2014

“Bodies,” Bloody Mary said, and she pointed toward stuffed garbage bags littering the ground at Odd Fellows Rest during a cemetery tour. She peered inside and rapped three times at the locked cemetery gates to alert the spirit...

Freshman Survival Guide

Tyler Mead, Staff Reporter

August 21, 2014

Welcome to Tulane, class of 2018. For months now, advice like “be yourself” or “be open to new experiences” have spewed from friends or parents to help you make the transition from high school to college. All that is true,...

Crosby, Stills & Nash to play at Saenger Theatre

Maricela Murillo, Contributing Reporter

August 21, 2014

The legendary folk band Crosby, Stills & Nash will play at the historic Saenger Theatre as part of its summer 2014 tour 8 p.m. Saturday, 45 years after its first concert at Woodstock festival in 1969.The band consists of David Cr...

Potential resounds on new Cardinal Sons EP

Josh Kimbrell, Contributing Reporter

August 21, 2014

With “The Echo Choir” EP, Cardinal Sons valiantly attempts to rise from the underground. The pop rock trio has managed to create catchy melodies while sounding completely its own.The soulful jazz that has been coming from Lo...