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Trombone Shorty Replaces Teen's Stolen Instrument In Order To 'Put A Smile' On Boy's Face

AP | JANET McCONNAUGHEY | Posted 08.04.2014 | Good News

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A 14-year-old whose trombone was stolen at gunpoint has a new one thanks to musician Troy Andrews, much better known as Trombone ...

Madonna Confirms Grammys Performance

AP | Posted 01.24.2014 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It's official: Madonna will perform at the Grammy Awards. A Friday news release from The Recording Academy had no other details ...

Conversations With The Civil Wars' Joy Williams and Dumpstaphunk's Ivan Neville, Plus Matthew Mayfield and Miko & The Musket Exclusives

Mike Ragogna | Posted 10.15.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

It was born out of some strife and pain, but I feel like in the midst of all of that, it made for an even more raw and, in my opinion, moving body of work than we even did on Barton Hollow.

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...

Live from New Orleans: It's Jazz Fest in HD on AXS TV

Karen Dalton-Beninato | Posted 05.01.2013 | Entertainment
Karen Dalton-Beninato

Jazz, rock, electronica, world music and everything in-between are more accessible than ever this year as Jazz Fest comes to high definition cable television on AXS TV.

'Trombone Shorty' Carries On New Orleans Jazz Tradition

Reuters | Posted 06.28.2013 | Black Voices

By Kathy Finn NEW ORLEANS, April 27 (Reuters) - Musician Troy Andrews, better known as "Trombone Shorty," witnessed his first New Orl...

The Doors and Skrillex 'Break On Through,' Music Evolves in New Documentary

Felice Arenas | Posted 04.16.2012 | Entertainment
Felice Arenas

The last sound one would anticipate hearing at a Skrillex concert is a Vox Continental combo organ, the distinct retro instrument from the Doors' "Light My Fire."

Maroon 5 with Travie McCoy on SNL, Plus Chatting with Vince Gill, Trombone Shorty and Paul Rodgers

Mike Ragogna | Posted 01.06.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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Live Music For Every Day Of The Week: See Who's Playing LA

| Katie Bain | Posted 12.04.2011 | Los Angeles

Get out your Hello Kitty date book or iPhone calendar - it’s a busy week for people who care about good music and this is going to require some seri...

Jam, Eat, Shop: The Jazz Fest Weekend Experience

Stephanie Keller | Posted 07.10.2011 | Entertainment
Stephanie Keller

In true New Orleans fashion, the food was exceptional, especially by festival standards, offering local staples and fair ground oddities like soft shell crab po' boys, boiled crawfish and muffulettas.

Three Music Festival Getaway Ideas for Spring/Summer

Stephanie Keller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Stephanie Keller

For those looking for fresh ideas for 2011, there is a set of festivals still sneaking in under the radar with badass, blockbuster line-ups and evolved concepts that offer a fantastic festival experience.

Attention Shoppers: Santa's Still Looking for Louie

Karen Dalton-Beninato | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Karen Dalton-Beninato

The turkey's finally digested and another online shopping season is in high gear, so with your indulgence here's my plug for New Orleans Musicians Relief Fund merchandise.