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Where the Road Ends, the Music Begins

Susan Sacirbey | Posted 06.29.2014 | Travel
Susan Sacirbey

Cape May, New Jersey with its historic Victorian architecture may appear to share little with New Orleans, but when the end of the road meets the wate...

On the Culture Front: Missing Treme, Reveling in Chris Thile, and Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Chris Kompanek | Posted 03.15.2014 | New York
Chris Kompanek

As Treme has come to a close, it's hard to decide whether the food or music will be more memorable.

With Treme, Blues at the Equinox

Sam Chaltain | Posted 02.09.2014 | Entertainment
Sam Chaltain

In the face of such banal reforms, and amidst the death and the betrayal, and the corruption and delay and disappointment, Treme reminds us of something that the rest of our popular entertainment seeks to skip over.

Conversations With Portugal. The Man's John Gourley, Jon Anderson and Jon Batiste, Plus Exclusives by Gov't Mule and Wake Island

Mike Ragogna | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"We shot this soon after signing with Blue Note earlier this year, with our friend the filmmaker William DeVizia. It's a good look at what drew us to the label and vice versa, and how that all went into the recording of Shout!"

It's All Coming To An End

Posted 11.05.2013 | Entertainment

It's all coming to an end for "Treme." The HBO drama is returning for a final season of five episodes to say goodbye to New Orleans. "Treme" Season...

Wendell Pierce Sparks New Sitcom

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 09.27.2013 | Black Voices

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — "I've always wanted one thing," says Wendell Pierce. "To have a diverse career, to be a journeyman actor." Mission acco...

'Treme' Is Still On?!

Posted 09.11.2013 | TV

In case you'd forgotten, HBO's "Treme" is still alive and kicking -- and its final five episodes will air this December. "Treme," which premiered i...

New Orleans to unveil Claiborne expressway options in September

Susan Buchanan | Posted 10.05.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article is published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the August 5, 2013 edition.) In community meetings last winter and spring, New Orleans reside...

Going Along for The Ride, Part 1: The Revivalists Step Up, Up and Away

Michael Bialas | Posted 09.01.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

This month the Revivalists are headed for Colorado mountain towns to escape the New Orleans heat, but lead singer David Shaw said the funky bunch with...

Steve Earle Takes The Low Highway to the Mile-High City

Michael Bialas | Posted 06.22.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

Steve Earle was celebrating in Denver on Saturday night, and it had nothing to do with the Mile-High puff daddies hanging out near Colfax Avenue just ...

New Orleans Considers Tearing Down Claiborne Expressway

Susan Buchanan | Posted 04.29.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article was published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the Feb. 25, 2013 edition.) New Orleans officials hope to move residents toward a consensus ...

New Orleans Considers Removing Its Claiborne Overpass

Susan Buchanan | Posted 03.10.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article was published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the Dec. 17, 2012 edition.) No matter where you live in New Orleans, sooner or later you'll ...

WATCH: A 'Darker, Sadder' Emeril Lagasse

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.05.2012 | Food

Emeril Lagasse's cameo on Sunday night's installment of New Orleans drama "Treme" showed a darker, more time-worn side to the seasoned celebrity chef ...

The New Ninth Ward

Sam Chaltain | Posted 12.31.2012 | TV
Sam Chaltain

We have met the enemy, and it is us. The sooner we accept that, the sooner we may actually figure out a way to be free. Until that happens, get ready -- a new Ninth Ward is coming your way soon.

Chatting With Peter Frampton, Bruce Hornsby and Mike Andrews

Mike Ragogna | Posted 12.24.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"I always try to make stuff that affects me and I think that if given the chance, a lot of music that doesn't seem like the formula of what might be a hit would be more popular. There's a lot of great music that doesn't sound like whatever. Everything sounds very dance-y now."

'Treme' Will Get Final Season

Posted 09.23.2012 | TV

The third season of "Treme" won't be its last. According to series creator David Simon, HBO will renew the series for a shortened fourth and final sea...

TV's 14 Hardest Workers

The Huffington Post | HuffPost TV Staff | Posted 08.31.2012 | TV

Labor Day means three-day weekends, barbecues, and soaking up summer's final days. But let's not forget the main purpose of this early September day: ...

'Treme' Gets A Premiere Date

Posted 08.22.2012 | TV

"Treme" is headed back to HBO on September 23 to zoom in on the lives of Antoine (Wendell Pierce), LaDonna (Khandi Alexander) and Toni Bernette (Melis...

WATCH: New 'Treme' Trailer (Finally!)

Posted 07.16.2012 | TV

The saxophones will be sounding on HBO this fall, and there's a trailer to prove it. In the new teaser for Season 3 of "Treme" (returning on Sun., ...

'Boardwalk Empire,' 'Treme' Premiere Dates Revealed

Posted 07.09.2012 | TV

Fans of "Boardwalk Empire" only have to wait a few more months for the return of Nucky Thompson. HBO has announced the "Boardwalk Empire" Season 3 pre...

The Old-School NOLA Charms of Dirty Dozen Brass Band

Dan Lybarger | Posted 07.24.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Lybarger

Few bands today embody the Crescent City sound and lifestyle as wholly as Dirty Dozen Brass Band.

Maureen Ryan

'Game of Thrones,' 'Homeland' & More Win Peabodys

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 04.04.2012 | TV

The winners of the George Foster Peabody Awards were announced Wednesday morning, and among the entertainment winners are "Game of Thrones," "Parks an...

BlackVoices History Quest: New Orleans

Posted 02.26.2012 | Black Voices

Today's edition of Black Voices Black History Quest is based in New Orleans. You can plan a trip with your family to these places with the helpful ...

15 TV Stars Who've Won Oscars

Posted 02.25.2012 | TV

The Oscars will crown a new crop of Hollywood royalty when the winners are announced during the Sun., Feb. 26 ceremony (8 p.m. EST on ABC); but many p...

'Treme' Season 3 Delayed: Scoop On Season 3

Posted 01.19.2012 | TV

Fans of the acclaimed HBO drama "Treme" will have to wait longer than expected for the third season of David Simon's tale of life in post-Katrina New ...