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The 75 Best Albums of 2012
9 Dec 2012 // 4:20 PM
From forward looking hip-hop and R&B to deep explorations of traditional roots music... from psychedelic pop masterpieces to ruminations on the economy, family, aging and disfunction... from genre-busting electronic music and jazz to rockin' indie... 2012 was a great year for new music.
The 70 Best Albums of 2010
23 Dec 2010 // 4:00 PM
The year's best albums are highlighted by the emergence of a future superstar, two veteran and virtuoso rappers, and a Dream Team of indie bands releasing career peaks.
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue + Galactic
17 Sep 2014 // 6:00 AM
New Orleans musicians rarely disappoint. They come from a world where music is practically akin to religion, and they always seem to know how to rise to the occasion.
Galactic: 27 February 2013 - San Diego, CA
20 Mar 2013 // 11:33 PM
The quintet has established a chemistry that many bands never reach, carving out a career as dedicated road warriors and party kings who always deliver the goods.
Galactic Blasts Off in San Diego - 3 March 2015
17 Mar 2015 // 5:01 AM
Any chance to get a taste of one of New Orleans’ best sonic flavors is one to be savored, and Galactic did not disappoint San Diego.
Galactic: 19 March 2014 - Solana Beach, CA
14 Apr 2014 // 6:00 AM
The band played like a championship basketball team throughout the night, passing the ball around and racking up assists to make sure the squad would have balanced scoring with great shots that came from the flow of the offense.
Jam band records a hip-hop powered tribute to its broken home
6 Nov 2007 // 10:22 PM
In the weeks and months following Hurricane Katrina, much of the music made for and by the broken city of New Orleans was understandably mournful,