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Arcade’s picks: NOLA’s live music venues


Melissa Rosenthal, Staff Reporter

October 9, 2019

Are you in need of new music venues beyond the famed Frenchman Street? Music and arts culture are essential to New Orleans life and can be found throughout the city. From Bounce to Big Band to Blues to traditional Jazz, you are sure to find your ideal genre. Below are suggestions for live music spot...

Local band Jank Setup sees pathway to fame

Elana Bush | Photography Editor

Cori Shalit, Arcade Editor

September 11, 2019

The Hullabaloo first covered local funk-fusion band Jank Setup in the spring of 2018. Since then, much has changed for the group. Arcade sat down with band member Ethan May who has been with the band from the start, even before it was called “Jank Setup.” It all started in 2016 when May, then a j...

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...

Thinking out Loud: Trivia Nights in New Orleans

Emma Vaughters | Layout Editor

Hannah Erbrick, Arcade Editor

January 31, 2019

Put the stress of school aside and reclaim your love of learning by attending one of New Orleans’ many trivia nights. The wide array of options spans a variety of locations, themes and prizes sure to attract any trivia lover – or just someone looking for a night away from Tulane’s campus. &n...

Close TU Home: Walking distance activities

Rachel Horn, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2018

For students with limited transportation and restrictive budgets for Ubers, finding places to eat at and things to do close to campus is crucial. There is no shortage of restaurants and activities near campus, and many of these options are only a quick walk away. Below are some of The Hullabaloo's fa...

Inconsistency across openers did not diminish Joywave’s energy at Gasa Gasa show

KOPPS and Sasha Sloan opened for Joywave at Gasa Gasa last Sunday. The sounds and energy varied from set to set, though main act Joywave definitely impressed.

Burke Joslin, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2018

On a quiet Sunday night, indie rock band Joywave was anything but. The Rochester, NY, quintet raised the roof at Gasa Gasa, delivering a dynamic, entirely unforgettable set to a sold-out crowd. Show opener KOPPS, however, was… different. On paper, the band is an ostentatiously out-of-the-box, highly...

Canadian rockers deliver an Eh+ performance

Rock band The Glorious Sons brought their signature brand of indie soul to Gasa Gasa this Sunday. Hailing from Kingston, Ontario, the band has made significant waves in the Canadian alternative scene.

Burke Joslin, Associate Arcade Editor

March 22, 2018

This Sunday, rock band The Glorious Sons filled Gasa Gasa with raucous soul and foot-tapping enthusiasm. Currently touring following the release of the band's second album, "Young Beauties and Fools" and riding the positive reviews of musical authorities from all over Canada, The Glorious Sons certainly lived up to the transcontinental hype.  Opening band The...

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

Burke Joslin, Associate Arcade Editor

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 album, "Young Beauties and Fools." While the name "The Glorious Sons" likely doesn't ring many ...

Indie rock up-and-comer Joywave to perform at Gasa Gasa

Joywave's New Orleans show will take place Sunday, Feb 25 at Gasa Gasa.

Burke Joslin, Staff Reporter

February 25, 2018

Few bands have achieved mainstream popularity as rapidly – or as inconspicuously – as indie rock outfit Joywave. Hailing from Rochester, New York, the band combines elements of rock, alternative, indie, pop and electronica to create a unique and eclectic sound. On Sunday, Feb. 25, Joywave will perform...

Zealyn brings quality openers to Gasa Gasa for low-key Monday night concert


Burke Joslin, Associate Arcade Editor

October 4, 2017

Electro-soul singer Zealyn performed at Gasa Gasa in a show that enthralled listeners and yet managed to remain intensely personal, on Monday, October 2. Though the audience may have been markedly smaller than anyone could have anticipated, every attendee doubtlessly left the concert in the highest of s...

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

Photo courtesy Bats on Strings

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter

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 the intimate setting by engaging with the crowd between every song, singing and dancing for each...

LÉON enchants at Gasa Gasa

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Burke Joslin, Contributing Reporter

March 7, 2017

On Sunday, Feb. 26, Swedish singer and songwriter LÉON graced Gasa Gasa's humble yet welcoming stage. Bringing an air of glamour and mystique as well as her trademark infectious enthusiasm, LÉON displayed to everyone exactly why she has rapidly become the international sensation she is.  LÉON, as...