Sights from the Saint-Omer Jaaz Festival, Mama Stone and the Swang Gang in Vienna and Magic Malik’s XP in Paris.
[Français] ►Article entier dans: Si depuis plus d’un siècle, la Nouvelle Orléans se distingue comme un foyer de création originale au beau milieu du sud des États-Unis, c’est qu’on y trouve tout ce qui pousse à un épanouissement artistique : une tradition musicale solide, une culture du partage et un sens de … More [Djam] Tank and the Bangas
The second weekend of the 2017 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival unfolded in perfect weather and featured parades, local acts as well as world-class performers. Some of the headliners included Snoop Dogg, Buddy Guy, Trombone Shorty, Patti Labelle, Tank & the Bangas, Lee Konitz, Big Freedia, Chucho Valdes, Leyla McCalla, Kenny Barron and many … More Photos: New Orleans Jazz & Heritage 2017
On May 4, 2017, the Music Box Village in New Orleans’ Bywater welcomed Mike Dillon’s Punk Rock Percussion Consortium, a colossal project matching the never-ending ambitions of the bandleader as well as the quirky environment offered by the location. With a history playing in bands such as Galactic, Garage à Trois or Karl Denson’s Tiny … More Photos: Mike Dillon Punk Rock Percussion Consortium at the Music Box Village
Tasche De La Rocha is a singer/songwriter based in New Orleans. After years of polishing her songs and gathering the means and people, she was able to channel her work as a musician to create her first full-length album, Gold Rose. For the release of her debut album, the artist threw a high school prom-themed … More Photos: Tasche De La Rocha’s Gold Rose Album Release Party
View Article on OffBeat.com As part of their tour in France, the Hot 8 Brass Band joined forces with a local New Orleans-themed brass band and members of a youth music program for a performance at the Festival Villes des Musiques du Monde in Aubervilliers, outside of Paris on Sunday, November 6. In 2013, the … More Hot 8 Brass Band Performs with Youth Music Program in Paris
The second edition of the 2016 Jam de la Casserole, a biweekly event in La Villette in Paris, took place on Wednesday, October 5. For the fourth year of this installation, Parisian musicians of all backgrounds gathered in the relaxed atmosphere of La Petite Halle in the for another funk-infused jam session. The diverse crowd … More Paris: Jam De La Casserole