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An Urban Farm Puts New Orleans Teens to Work (The Atlantic)

theatlanticcities.com - In a city that is perhaps the country’s most culturally rich, it is a bit surprising that the large city park in its heart is called, well, City Park. But don’t mistake the generic name for a place devoid of special activity.Indeed, at the…

Zack Kopplin wins "Troublemaker of the Year" award (The Gambit)

bestofneworleans.com - By Kevin Allman - Zack Kopplin, the 19-year-old Rice University student and Louisiana native who's spent the last two years advocating for repeal of…

 

Visitors Make Great Volunteers And So Do You

In town for Mardi Gras? Looking to take a break from the party and aid in the City's recovery? Join lowernine.org in rebuilding homes in the city's Lower…

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Big Freedia - The Queen Diva | PitchforkTV

An in-depth look at Big Freedia, bounce music, New Orleans, and ass-shaking. Credits Directed & Edited by Mark Zemel Director of Photography Tyler Jensen Audio…

Traditional Jazz Brunch with Some Like It Hot!

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Buffa's // Traditional Jazz Brunch with Some Like It Hot! Some Like It Hot! is a New Orleans Dixieland Jazz Band that was formed from a love of traditional jazz. What sets Some Like It Hot! apart from other Dixieland Jazz Bands?… View Details

Music Is Life . . A Legendary Journey

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MUSIC IS LIFE! A legendary journey..... Eric McFadden, Bernie Worrell, Norwood Fisher, Corey Henry, Stephen…

Allen Toussaint, Marcia Ball, Walter Wolfman Washington

Generations Hall

Jimmy Anselmo presents Allen Toussaint, Marcia Ball & Walter Wolfman Washington Sat. April 26th, 2014…

The New Orleans Swamp Donkeys Traditional Jass Band

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse at Royal Sonesta

Traditional New Orleans "Jass" for the contemporary listener. The Swamp Donkeys play jazz standards, traditional…