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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

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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

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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 ...
Music of note
By Geraldine Wyckoff Contributing Writer Alexey Marti Travesia (Independent) Cuban-born percussionist Alexey Marti has become a tremendous addition to the New Orleans music scene since arriving in the city in 2008. His rhythmic talents have ...
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Girl’s Trip
By Dwight Brown Contributing Writer (NNPA Newswire) — This hilarious and relentlessly bawdy take on a girls’ weekend reunion in New Orleans is following in the footsteps of some very popular ...
JAMES RIVERS
A gathering of New Orleans Modern Jazz Legends
By Geraldine Wyckoff Contributing Writer “I’ve played with all of them at one time or other,” James Rivers says of the musicians that will be reunited Saturday night on the Snug Harbor ...

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