This may very well be the best thing I do this year during Fest and here’s why… “Wash, rinse, repeat” becomes our motto as we foray night-after-night into the clubs that host the shows during the New Orleans Jazz Fest. From sundown to sunrise we tend to seek the funkiest collaborations that make up the… Read more »
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As we click-and-ponder the night show grids, we would be kickin’ ourselves later if we missed the “Howlin’ Wolf 2017 Fest By Nite” stellar line-up! It’s nicely situated in the New Orleans warehouse district, starting on Thursday, April 27 and running through Sunday, May 7th. Just about every artist we hope to see brings a unique groove… Read more »
It’s challenging enough to describe live music in words that entice the reader to go out and buy a ticket to a show. Try describing a record you have never heard! But when it comes to funk and soul-jazz and the artists who play in this genre, nothing is certain except that they perform a… Read more »
Just Added: Early show tonight with Ike Stubblefield B3 Trio. Click Here for tickets and about tonight’s pre-party or the B3 Summit on Saturday. The Antone’s B3 Summit weekend is finally here and features our very own local legends Red Young, Mike Flanigin and Dr. James Polk plus very special guest Ike Stubblefield. Ike helped… Read more »
Antone’s may already be home of the blues but we discovered a world of funk and groove happenings this summer. Check out these New Orleans acts Calvin Johnson & Kirk Joseph present: Chapter Soul, Cha Wa Mardi Indians, Dirty Dozen Brass Band and more.
We caught up with Karl Denson recently, after a long stint on the road with the Stones. Check out what he has to say about his forthcoming album (produced by Adrian Quesada), his appreciation for Brownout, his upcoming late-night shows during Jazz Fest, and his recent trip to Cuba with the Rolling Stones. Austinites: WIN… Read more »