The New Orleans Pelicans looked to get themselves back on track on Tuesday night when they took on the Utah Jazz. The Pelicans had dropped two of their last three games and faced a tricky test from the young Jazz, who had lost two straight and 11 of 12. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The New Orleans Pelicans say forward Anthony Davis is expected to return from a chest injury for Tuesday night's game against the Utah Jazz.
The long anticipated music education facility will open its doors for the first time with a gala concert featuring the Jordan musical family of New Orleans led by patriarch Edward “Kidd” Jordan at 8 PM. Advance tickets are sold out although a limited number will be available on a first come, first serve basis. Show More Summary
The building, with a concert hall and recording facilities, is named in honor of George and Joyce Wein.
Starz has put in development Storyville, a drama series set in New Orleans during the turn of the 20th century where prostitution was decriminalized and an exceedingly vibrant, hedonistic, celebratory subculture emerged and fueled the birth of jazz. Show More Summary
Daniel Pritzker strolls the gritty streets of 1901 New Orleans with a light touch and a low-key confidence. A chat with the marching band, a question about continuity and he’s ready for another take on Bolden!, his film about Buddy Bolden, the doomed cornet player credited with inventing jazz. Nine...
Davis scored a career-high 43 points and pulled down 14 rebounds as the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Utah Jazz 106-94 on Saturday night. The post Anthony Davis Scores Career-High 43 Points vs. Jazz (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonl...
Scott Bradlee and his Postmodern Jukebox have targeted "I'm Not The Only One" by out crooner / man of the moment Sam Smith as their next cover. This time, the group gives Smith's tune a decidedly New Orleans jazz vibe...
Next year, AXS TV will broadcast 70 hours of live music from five of A.E.G.'s festivals, including Coachella and the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.
Fall is a lovely time to visit New Orleans, especially if you tie it into a Saints game. The Superdome is right in the middle of downtown, an easy walk or pedicab ride from the French Quarter. The c... via JustLuxe.com
The best of rock and jazz joined forces at this year's Voodoo Music Experience.
The Cuban jazz piano player returns to New Orleans for two sets at the intimate Broad Street club on Thursday night. Pacheco has been making waves in the Havana jazz scene and is considered one of the leading lights of the next generation of jazz artists from the music-obsessed island nation. Show More Summary
Researchers are one step closer to confirming what people in New Orleans have known for decades: Jazz is good for you. Patients undergoing elective hysterectomies who listened to jazz music during their recovery experienced significantly lower heart rates, suggests a study presented at the ANESTHESIOLOGY(tm) 2014 annual meeting.
In the least surprising television development of the week, NCIS: New Orleans Season 1 Episode 2 kicked off with a scene inside a jazz club. Viewers watched as a young lieutenant took in some local music, though but he seemed clearly...Show More Summary
The first rate crate-diggers at Soul Jazz are reissuing a series of scarce New Orleans funk/soul 7-inches in sweet packaging including this early 1970s smoking groover by Inell Young, "What Do You See In Her." Listen below! (more…)
Gentrification whisperers LA Times are the latest to fawn over St. Claude Avenue, Jazz Fest, bounce rap and New Orleans' restaurant scene. Peche, Square Root, John Besh, Company Burger, High Hat and more get nods. Golf claps for another round...
After a successful run performing at the Earth Day Fest, French Quarter Festival, and the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival this past spring and a brief summer hiatus while some of the band travelled, the samba funk band is back in town. Show More Summary
photos by Greg Cristman Allen Toussaint @ Joe's Pub, 8/10/2014 While most of his best-known songs were made famous by other performers, producer, arranger, hitmaker and general New Orleans living legend Allen Toussaint in no small way helped shape not...
One of the brightest 20-something lights on jazz trumpet, Theo Croker—grandson of New Orleans trumpet legend Doc Cheatham—followed a more traditional jazz script on his first two records, The Fundamentals (2007) and In the Tradition (2008).
Audience recording of Clapton and Paul Carrack performing How Long at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz Festival.