| Aug 15, 2010
He will go down as one of the greatest Photographers of our time. At one point in his much traveled life, Herman Leonard lived here in New Orleans.
Singer Tony Bennet said, "No one photographs better than Herman Leonard. Leonard died Saturday outside...
| Jan 20, 2011
John Legend & The Roots, Willie Nelson, Kid Rock, Bon Jovi, Wyclef Jean, Lauryn Hill, Arcade Fire, Wilco and Cyndi Lauper are among the headliners for the 2011 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.
Those performers will join hundreds of Louisiana...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 7:14 AM
Willimantic's Shaboo Inn, co-founded in 1971 by David Foster when he was only 19, was THE quiet corner jaunt to hear great music in the 1970s; AC/DC, The Police, Elvis Costello, Joe Cocker, Dr. John, Iggy Pop, David Crosby, Bob Weir, Tom Petty, Cheap...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 5:30 PM
The colors, flavors, textures, and sounds of fall will come alive this weekend in San Diego.
Don’t miss the Taste of Downtown foodie event on Thursday evening, featuring 50 of the area’s best eateries, followed by Fashion’s Night Out...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 9:00 PM
It has been almost three decades since Cyndi Lauper sashayed her way to status as a 1980s icon with "Girls Just Want to Have Fun," but the singer still knows how to have a good time.
Her latest fun diversion is "To Memphis, With Love," a concert DVD...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 8:48 AM
Some kind of magic switch seems to have gotten flipped. With summer here, Connecticut turns into a sunny wonderland of outdoor music festivals, county fairs, regional food shindigs and other finely focused affairs. Celebrate the seasonal joys of...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 10:57 AM
Let there be no confusion on the matter. As of Sunday evening the vibes are now legitimately, painstakingly gathered.
It took one very long and very hot four-day weekend to complete a mission that demanded ample peace, music and hula-hoops, regardless...
| Oct 21, 2008
Fiddler Michael Doucet loves performing in
Europe, where he says there is strong appreciation for the Cajun
and zydeco tunes of south Louisiana.
So when Doucet learned organizers of the New Orleans Jazz and
Heritage Festival planned to take...
| Dec 19, 2008
The first weekend roster includes :
Wynton Marsalis, Dave Matthews Band, James Taylor, Joe Cocker, Earth Wind & Fire, Wilco, Spoon, Erykah Badu, Irma Thomas, Orishas, Third World, Robert Cray, Etta James & the Roots Band, Mavis Staples, Drive-By...
| Feb 6, 2009
NEW ORLEANS - Bon Jovi has been added to this year's New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, putting the rockers in the company of Aretha Franklin, James Taylor, Sugarland and others already slated to perform.
Bon Jovi formed in the early 1980s with...
| Feb 12, 2009
NEW ORLEANS - Rock superstar Neil Young has been added to the overflowing music lineup of the 40th anniversary New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival organizers have announced.
On the heels of last week's announcement of Bon Jovi appearing at the upcoming...