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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...

Newcomb Art Gallery Explores Identity with Imaginative New Exhibit

Clara Beaumont, Contributing Reporter

August 21, 2014

Newcomb Art Gallery's first fall exhibit features two artists, Chakaia Booker, and Katherine Taylor. At first glance, they could not appear more different in style, form and material. Booker’s part of the exhibition is titled ...

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...

Baths to visit Newcomb Quad

Alec Schwartzman, Arcade Editor

August 21, 2014

Will Wiesenfeld, also known as Baths, recently finished work on a nine-and-a-half-month international tour promoting his newest album “Obsidian” and its companion extended play, “Ocean Death.” The California native will perform a ...

‘Stop Making Sense’ screening tour to stop in New Orleans TO

S.C. O'Connell, Contributing Reporter

August 21, 2014

Shotgun Cinema will screen “Stop Making Sense,” Talking Heads’ acclaimed concert film at 9 p.m. on Sept. 6 at Studio3 inc. Warehouse. In honor of the film’s 30-year anniversary, Shotgun Cinema hopes to host a cinematic and cult...

Southern Decadence goes ‘under the big top’

David Preda, Arcade Editor

August 21, 2014

The intersection of Bourbon and St. Ann streets marks the beginning of New Orleans’ gay district. The intersection itself is home to three of the most wildly popular gay bars in the city: Oz, Napoleon’s Itch and The Bourbon Pu...