The Utah Jazz forward worked hard to get to New Orleans this weekend as a first-time All-Star.
The Mail on Sunday's Giles Milton toured the city lights of New Orleans, from its vibrant scene on Bourbon Street to its iconic Preservation Hall, which continues to attract the best jazz acts in town.
Utah plays both ways and does it extremely well. There are a lot of acceptable reactions you can have to the Utah Jazz obliterating the New Orleans Pelicans 127-94 on Wednesday. You could say, “Wow, this Jazz offense shot 55 percentShow More Summary
Joe Johnson scored 27 points, George Hill added 19, and the Utah Jazz extended their winning streak to four games with a 127-94 triumph over the struggling New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday night
'Jazz vocalist John Boutté feels he can no longer afford to live in his hometown of New Orleans. He's not alone. Rising housing costs are pushing many musicians and service workers — the backbone of New Orleans' tourism economy — further and further outside the city limits. Show More Summary
Today is day! The fine folks at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival released the lineup for the 2017 event, which is scheduled for April 28 through May 7. Big names aplenty are on the schedule including another shot for Stevie Wonder after his rainout last year. Show More Summary
Trombone Shorty has signed with Blue Note Records and will make his debut for the iconic jazz label this April ahead of his appearance at the 2017 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, where he has inherited the festival’s prestigious closing set in the legacy of great New Orleans artists like the Neville Brothers and Professor Longhair. Show More Summary
Plus: Kings of Leon, Usher with The Roots, Snoop Dogg, Alabama Shakes, Trey Anastasio Band, and Widespread Panic.
The lineup for the 2017 New Orleans Jazz Fest has been revealed and it includes headliners Stevie Wonder, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers and Maroon 5. Other standouts include Usher and The Roots, Trey Anastasio, Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds, Alabama Shakes, Widespread Panic, Kings of Leon, Lorde, Wilco, Earth Wind & Fire and more. Show More Summary
When you think New Orleans music, you think jazz and the blues, but perhaps no New Orleans band reflected the city like the band that has NOLA in their name - NRBQ.
Tuesday, December 27 Oklahoma City Thunder at Miami Heat (NBA TV 7:30 pm) Local Broadcast Utah Jazz at Los Angeles Lakers (NBA TV 10:30 pm) Local Broadcast Wednesday, December 28 Los Angeles Clippers at New Orleans Pelicans (NBA TV 8...Show More Summary
The NOLA Players, Christmastime in New Orleans (Verve/Aim Higher) A cross-generational and cross-racial gathering of Crescent City jazz veterans generates spirited versions of traditional Christmas music. Some of the players are well...Show More Summary
Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul had 20 assists and zero turnovers against the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday, becoming the first player with such numbers since Rickey Green of the Utah Jazz in 1984. Bleacher Report will...Show More Summary
Danny Barker, a jazz guitarist and banjoist who was born in 1909 the French Quarter in New Orleans, always had a curious mind. Once, as a boy, while delivering groceries to a house in the city’s red-light district, he spotted, through a Venetian-style door, a woman dancing naked for a coterie of guests. Show More Summary
“New Orleans is this anomaly, this spiritual center, this backbone, the DNA of American music”
A mariachi band got the party started, followed by a New Orleans marching band, a seven-piece orchestra, and a DJ who played funk and jazz tunes.
Many of the best artists in southwest Louisiana dance music will perform at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation's third annual Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival, taking place June 13-14 at the historic French Market. • Dates: Saturday, June 13, and...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Jazz Fest begins on April 24 but music fans who can't wait can get started a little early at Xavier University in New Orleans....
Before the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, even before French Quarter Festival, there's Fete Francaise, a unique one-day festival celebrating the French heritage and food of New Orleans. The festival is becoming a staple of the Spring festival...