| May 8, 2012
| 6:12 PM
New Orleans native Terence Blanchard played at Jazz Fest this year. He may look familiar to New Orleanians with a trumpet in his hand, but there's plenty more to his story. LBJ got a chance to sit down with the Grammy-winning artist to talk about what...
| May 25, 2012
| 8:46 AM
Just when you think the party's over in new Orleans, you realize there's a lot more fun to go.
What a great 2012 for new Orleans so far. Back in early January, the city and Superdome hosted college football's national championship game. A few weeks...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 6:44 AM
California rockers Slightly Stoopid have covered a lot of stylistic ground since they, as high schoolers, were first signed to Sublime leader Brad Nowell's Skunk record label. The band has previously mixed skatepunk, off-kilter pop and hip-hop sounds....
| Aug 6, 2012
| 11:22 AM
In New Orleans, funk is important. They pump it into the water supply like fluoride. It’s as vital as air or étouffée.
And when New Orleans funk is discussed, a few names spring to mind: the late boogie-woogie piano master Professor Longhair, the...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 11:37 AM
The summer heat and humidity are right around the corner. Our 3-4 week spring is almost over. Time to take advantage of this wonderful weather we're having and head down to French Quarter Festival 2012.
For the 29th year, the south's largest free...
| Apr 27, 2012
If you're heading out to Jazz Fest this weekend, there are some things you should know about parking.
The 2012 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival is underway; so too is the rush for parking near the fair grounds.
WGNO News Reporter Darian Trotter...
| May 15, 2011
| 9:37 PM
When it comes to rock ‘n’ roll icons from New Jersey, Jon Bon Jovi obviously isn’t the Boss. Yet a little of the Bruce Springsteen work ethic was evident in the singer’s generous performance with the band that bears his name on...
| Apr 4, 2011
| 11:48 AM
This is the month New Orleans! It's festival time. One of the largest festivals in the south is now one of largest in the country, and I'm not talking about our beloved Jazz Fest.
Touted as the biggest free festival in the south, New Orleans' own...
| Oct 29, 2010
You could say the biggest Halloween party in New Orleans got underway Friday. Thousands of people were at City Park for Voodoo Fest.
People gathered around the stage to rock out with band, Ponderosa, just one of many that will jam on several stages...
| Oct 30, 2010
Locals, tourists, the young, and the older have taken over City Park, and the madness is just getting started. ABC26 News Reporter Vanessa Bolano takes us to Voodoo Fest.
It's a festival where music and people from all walks of life, and all mental...
| Apr 26, 2011
New Orleans - Three days and counting to Jazz Fest! And, that means it's crunch time for a local business involved.
Art 4 Now produces all the official Jazz Fest posters. 20,000 posters are each numbered by hand and rolled into a container.