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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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Walter "Wolfman" Washington & The Roadmasters

Music

d.b.a. New Orleans // Walter “Wolfman” Washington has been an icon on the New Orleans music scene for decades. His searing guitar work and soulful vocals have defined the Crescent City’s unique musical hybrid of R&B, funk and the blues since he formed his… View Details

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…

Headhunter's RiverJam

Creole Queen

Fiyawerx Productions and Equifunk present EQUIFIYA'S HEADHUNTERS RIVER JAM featuring Mike Clark (The Headhunters), Bill…

Traditional Jazz Brunch with Some Like It Hot!

Buffa's

Traditional Jazz Brunch with Some Like It Hot! Some Like It Hot! is a New…