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Wednesday, December 11 2013

The Best R&B of 2013

The best R&B albums of 2013 feature long-time stalwarts and compelling new voices.


Columns

Tuesday, November 30 2010

Rebirth in the Tremé: New Orleans Ascendent

When the band broke into the repetitive horn line of “Hurricane”, the Tipitina’s crowd went utterly and gloriously berserk, joining the band in screaming “Heeeay!” after certain particularly ripping runs.


Reviews

Tuesday, October 15 2013

Trombone Shorty: Say This to Say That

On the trombonist's latest effort, he teams with Raphael Saadiq to bring the funk, soul and rhythm back to his signature blend of New Orleans-bred music. The result is one of his most well-rounded albums ever.


Tuesday, June 4 2013

Jazz Fest 2013: Notes from the Field and Photos

New Orleans' greatest festival turned into a music-filled swamp during the two weekends of Jazz Fest 2013. It was dirty, smelly and sonically delicious -- exactly the way Jazz Fest should be.


Tuesday, October 11 2011

Trombone Shorty: For True

If Lenny Kravitz came out of the New Orleans brass band scene ...


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