The Tulane Hullabaloo

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

Photo courtesy Bats on Strings
March 29, 2017

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...

Bloody Mary festival to showcase boozy brunch favorite

March 26, 2017

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...

Cardinal Sons to unveil new music in weekend concert series

Photo courtesy of Flatland Productions
March 24, 2017

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,...

TUCP brings T-Pain to campus for Spring Concert

Autotune legend T-Pain has been selected by Tulane University Campus Programming to headline the annual spring concert. The show will take place at 8 p.m. April 6 in Devlin Fieldhouse. Tickets are available for $5 for Tulane community members.
March 23, 2017

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...

Know Your NOLA: New Orleans Jazz Museum displays distinguished history

The Old U.S. Mint houses the New Orleans Museum of Jazz, a collection of exhibits, instruments and archives related to jazz and its ties to New Orleans.
March 23, 2017

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...

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

Blue Velvet sits outside of PJ's Coffee of New Orleans Mar. 8. The self-described
March 23, 2017

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....

Local entrepreneur, World Water Day focus on safe drinking water

March 22, 2017

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...

Queue: Cartoons aren’t just for Kids

March 21, 2017

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...

‘The Navigator’ chronicles path of cultural self-acceptance

March 19, 2017

In its new album, "The Navigator," Hurray for the Riff Raff tells an intimate story about growing up, overcoming marginalization and living with pride. The new album is a departure from the majority...

New Orleans Fashion Week to act as focal point for Southern fashion

Featuring designers, models and a host of events, the New Orleans Fashion Week runs from Mar. 18-24.
March 18, 2017

While New Orleans might be better known for its music, food and art, New Orleans Fashion Week has been expanding the city's fashion scene since 2011. NOFW 2017 will feature more than 30 designers from...

Political comedy pioneer Bill Maher to perform at Saenger Theater

March 17, 2017

The explosion of shows tailored exclusively to political comedy is a phenomenon of the new millennium. For decades, political comedy remained a minute feature of the nightly routines of Ed Sullivan, Johnny...

Nice Jewish Boy Pageant to promote, engage with Jewish culture

The contestants of the second annual Nice Jewish Boy Pageant pose outside of Hillel. The pageant, which consists of businesswear, talent and interview competitions, will take place at 8 p.m. on Sunday at Tulane Hillel.
March 16, 2017

Pageants are a way to publicly present a certain mold and see who fits it best. This mold can be one of beauty, of grace or of Miss United States. This weekend, it's to discern the kind, the charming...

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