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GLEN HALL III

Treme Fall Festival – A Celebration of faith, neighborhood, music and culture

By Geraldine Wyckoff Contributing Writer Trumpeter Glen Hall III, better known as Lil Glen, is glad to be returning to the Treme Fall Festival (Friday,

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BIG SAM

It must be Fall as the season is just around the corner

By Geraldine Wyckoff Contributing Writer Sometimes there’s a real need to just have a change of scenery – to get out of the city proper.

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ISSA RAE
Issa Rae kicks off Dillard’s Brainfood Series
By Kendall Lawson Contributor Writer Dillard University welcomed actress Issa Rae as their first guest for their 2017-2018 Brain Food public lecture series. A packed crowd of students and fans of Rae’s ...
RODERICK PAULIN
Roderick Paulin – Completely who he is
By Geraldine Wyckoff Contributing Writer Saxophonist Roderick Paulin just released his labor and love intensive album, Slow But Steady. Because the two-disc CD, which incredibly includes some 30 musicians, took him over ...
STEPHANIE MILLS
Jazz and burgers by the River
By Geraldine Wyckoff Contributing Writer In March 2017, Jazz in the Park, renowned for its Thursday evening concert series in Armstrong Park, kicked it up a notch by presenting a nighttime show ...
CLAUDE BRYANT
In support of love and culture, the N.O. community comes together
By Geraldine Wyckoff Contributing Writer Love In – Rock Against Racism “We’re putting hate on notice,” declares keyboardist Claude Bryant of those involved in Monday night’s (August 28) Love In – Rock Against ...
KIM BOUTTE
Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame – Acknowledgment and Remembrance
By Geraldine Wyckoff Contributing Writer “I like being the queen and I like being out there on the streets because I like to have fun,” declares Kim Boutte, the Big Queen of ...
JOE LASTIE JR.
JOE LASTIE JR. – Preserving N.O. Music and All That Jazz
By C.C. Campbell-Rock Contributing Writer As the 12th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaches, Joe Frank Lastie Jr. is ramping up his mission to preserve New Orleans’ traditional music, a.k.a, Jazz. Lastie, a ...
"Us, We...Together." A print work by Delita Martin | Image courtesy of Stella Jones Gallery
Whitney’s White Linen Night: A showcasing of artists of color
[caption id="attachment_26086" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Us, We...Together." A print work by Delita Martin | Image courtesy of Stella Jones Gallery[/caption] By David T. Baker The Louisiana Weekly New Orleans, LA – It’s hot. It’s ...
Satchmo SummerFest – New Faces and Old Friends
By Geraldine Wyckoff Contributing Writer There’s little doubt that the biggest buzz about this year’s Satchmo SummerFest, Friday, August 4, through Sunday, August 6, is that Nicholas Payton is among the artists ...

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