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In the midst of a pandemic, local music venues look for next steps

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September 2, 2020

In the age of the coronavirus, live music has begun to seem like a relic from a past life. Crowded venues filled with sweaty strangers are a nightmare from a public safety perspective, and with no...

(Sandy) Alex G and music in the age of coronavirus

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April 15, 2020

Amidst the ongoing public health crisis, musicians around the world are forced to cancel tours and stay indoors, just like the rest of us. This new normal has prompted many artists to become inventive...

Surf Curse bewitches crowd at One Eyed Jacks

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January 22, 2020

The legendary New Orleans music venue One Eyed Jacks hosted indie surf rock band Surf Curse Tuesday, Jan. 21, attracting crowds of fans eager to escape the chilly Louisiana night. Thankfully, the show...

Brockhampton’s heavenly performance amazes audience at the Fillmore

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November 20, 2019

Brockhampton amazed the Fillmore crowd with its highly animated performance and infectious energy this past Sunday. Having visited The Boot Bar and Grill the night before, the self-proclaimed “best boy...

Upcoming Voodoo Festival: It’s going to be out of this world

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October 9, 2019

Looking for a way to celebrate your Hallo-Weekend in New Orleans? Voodoo Music + Art Experience is coming to City Park from Oct. 25-27. While there’s talk about a weak line-up, a selection of artists,...

Death Cab for Cutie impresses audience on low-key Tuesday night

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April 10, 2019

If the opener, “My Brightest Diamond,” in her dyed maroon bouffant, sequined gold shirt and gold lame trench coat didn’t tip you off, maybe her exuberant dancing did — this concert was sure...

Fall Out Boy ends MANIA tour in New Orleans, gives stunning performance

Fall Out Boy ends MANIA tour in New Orleans, gives stunning performance
October 14, 2018

Though the emo heyday of our youth may be dead, Fall Out Boy has yet to go down, swinging or otherwise. Fall Out Boy closed out its 81 stop-long MANIA tour at the Smoothie King Center Wednesday night...

The Glorious Sons to bring folk-rock rhythm to Gasa Gasa

March 17, 2018

This Sunday, Canadian rock band The Glorious Sons is bringing its unique brand of gritty alternative rock & roll to Gasa Gasa. The band is currently touring following the release of its second studio...

Thundercat Turns the Funk Up at Tipitina’s

Thundercat Turns the Funk Up at Tipitina's
October 23, 2017

From the get go, the room was blanketed with layers of smoke thanks to the machines running on stage and the people lighting up cigarettes in the crowd. Every light and laser was a thick beam of color....

Mac Demarco at Orpheum Theater: Making his way to downtown New Orleans

Mac Demarco at Orpheum Theater: Making his way to downtown New Orleans
October 11, 2017

Amid a sea of cuffed light-wash denim, round glasses frames and baseball caps, trendy young adults buzzed in anticipation of their musical beacon of adolescence: Mac Demarco. The indie rock musician performed...

Arcade Fire left audience ‘Infinitely Content’ with New Orleans performance

Arcade Fire left audience 'Infinitely Content' with New Orleans performance
October 9, 2017

On September 26, Arcade Fire treated New Orleans to an impressive performance as its Infinite Content tour came to the University of New Orleans Lakefront Arena. The stage was set up as a boxing arena,...

Two Door Cinema Club cures audience of Monday blues

Two Door Cinema Club cures audience of Monday blues
September 21, 2017

Inside New Orleans' Joy Theater, you wouldn't know it was a Monday night. Two Door Cinema Club came out in a cloud of fog interspersed with rapidly flashing white lights. The band opened Monday with...

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