The Tulane Hullabaloo

Tulane’s annual fundraising concert to be streamed

Virtual Concert photo and graphic

Mercedes Ohlen, Contributing Writer

5 days ago

Tulane’s annual fundraising concert, The Tipping Point, will be virtual this year amidst the ongoing social distancing guidelines in place to keep the community safe. Produced by UpperWest Music Group, the homecoming event’s proceeds will go towards providing student scholarship support. T...

Wallows draws crowd to House of Blues


Meredith Abdelnour, Senior Staff Writer

February 19, 2020

Wallows brought its indie rock charm to New Orleans this weekend, playing at the House of Blues on Valentine’s Day. The venue was packed — many guests took advantage of the upstairs seating available, but the general admission section was still extremely crowded. Wallows attracted a wide variety of people,...

Arcade’s January events preview


Avery Anderson, Arcade Editor

January 15, 2020

As students and faculty return to New Orleans after a long winter’s nap, they’ll have many local events from which to choose. From festivals to concerts to theater performances, New Orleans has a wide variety of options to fill your social calendar. Getting back in rhythm with the city can be tri...

Guide to celebrating the holiday season in NOLA

Cecilia Hammond | Senior Staff Artist

Elka Cuttino, Staff Writer

November 26, 2019

The holiday season is a special time of year anywhere in the world, but seeing Santa characters walk around the French Quarter and lights adorn City Park make New Orleans a special place to be, even though it’s not snowing. Dozens of activities may put you into the holiday spirit, but this list ...

Arcade’s fall concert previews


Haley Soares, Arcade Editor

September 4, 2019

Listening to live music is a great way to spend a night out in New Orleans, hearing the artists you love while exploring some of the great music venues NOLA has to offer. Arcade has compiled a guide to some of the can't-miss concerts of the fall for any music lover:  Lizzo at Fillmore New Orle...

“Someone New”: Hozier returns to the stage with new music, same charm

“Someone New”: Hozier returns to the stage with new music, same charm

Hannah Erbrick, Arcade Editor

March 31, 2019

After releasing his second studio album “Wasteland, Baby!,” Hozier made his long-awaited return to the New Orleans stage on Wednesday, March 27 at the Fillmore Theater.   Opening for Hozier was 21-year-old singer-songwriter Jade Bird. She’s English, but you wouldn’t know it t...

Hot Flash Heat Wave burns up Gasa Gasa

Contributing photographer: Sabrina Rubenstein

Gillian Robins, Staff Reporter

March 14, 2019

  After making waves on Reddit with the release of “Gutter Girl” in 2015, Bay Area natives Hot Flash Heat Wave performed at Gasa Gasa on March 12.   Fellow indie rockers Field Trip and synth pop BOYO opened for them. BOYO played with only a sound box and captivated the au...

Beaucoup de talent at BUKU: What to expect from anticipated artists

Photo courtesy of Diament Public Relations

Kila Moore, Hannah Erbrick, and Hannah Eichelbaum

March 14, 2019

No place serves up a party quite like New Orleans. With tons of festivals, concerts and, of course, Mardi Gras, the city promises a good time no matter the season. Back for its eighth year, BUKU Music + Art Project is sure to get your blood thumping, hips swaying and taste buds tingling with a jam-packed...

Rainbow Kitten Surprise comes to Joy Theater, kookiness ensues

Rainbow Kitten Surprise croons for a rabid audience.

Josh Axelrod, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2019

          Things got weird at the Joy Theater on Wednesday night. Gracing the stage with a giddy performance, veering between burlesque and ballad, Rainbow Kitten Surprise lived up to the eccentricity of its name. The alt-rock group hails from the mountains of Boone, ...

Fifty years of tours: Fleetwood Mac hits New Orleans

Fleetwood Mac takes a bow after a performance. Photo courtesy of Sean M. Hower 2013

Haley Soares, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2019

Last Saturday, Feb. 16, legendary British-American power group Fleetwood Mac rocked the stage of the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans.   People of all ages flocked to see the rock group as they stopped here on their massive – and possibly final – world tour, hoping to witness a onc...

Bluegrass in The Big Easy: Billy Strings Comes to New Orleans

Bluegrass in The Big Easy: Billy Strings Comes to New Orleans

Hannah Erbrick, Arcade Editor

November 8, 2018

Frenchmen Street isn’t just for Halloween — the lively street is a great place at any time of year to find live music in the intimate venues for which New Orleans is famous. One might expect jazz to dominate these venues, but this Saturday, Nov. 10, bluegrass is coming to Frenchmen in the form of ...


Olivia Elko, Contributing Reporter

October 18, 2018

BROCKHAMPTON brought the NOLA house down. Last Saturday night, it gave an epic performance at the Orpheum Theater as part of the band’s “I’ll Be There” tour. Fan expectations were high for this show featuring the latest album, and the energy from the crowd could be felt before the doors opened...