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MUSIC

Jazz Musicians

Jazz and Blues

Live Music Events (Aug. 25-31, 2014)
NotsWed. Aug. 27 | Memphis' Nots has only a handful of Goner Records singles to its name ("Fix/Modern" is the latest), but the all-female power tri...

ART

Jackson Square Artist

On Exhibition

Review: Eradication: A Form of Obsession and One and Together
D. Eric Bookhardt on sculptures by Chakaia Booker and Katherine Taylor by D. Eric Bookhardt For city dwellers, nothing is m...

EVENTS

Mardi Gras Costumes

Good Times

Preview: Culture Collision
Will Coviello previews the annual event where more than 60 local cultural institutions preview their seasons and offerings by Will ...

Events (Aug. 25 - 31, 2014)
Southern DecadenceAug 28 - Sept 1 | The Southern Decadence parade is the traditional highlight of the long weekend of revelry that draws visito...

Reading: The Up Stairs Lounge Arson
Will Coviello on Clayton Delery-Edwards? book about the Upstairs Lounge fire, with an author signing Aug. 30 at FM Books by Will Co...

Events (Aug. 18 - 24, 2014)
Krewe of OAK Midsummer Mardi GrasSat. Aug. 23 | The krewe hosts its sweaty and raucous summer costume parade, which leaves the Maple Leaf Bar a...

Artist residency program, The Distillery, puts on first Swap Meet at CAC
Will Coviello on the Distillery Artist Residency at the Contemporary Arts Center by Will Coviello At The Distillery's f...

Food & Drink Events (Aug. 18 - 24, 2014)
Aug 20 Gold Medal Chefs Gala 6:30 p.m. WednesdayHilton New Orleans Riverside, 2 Poydras St., (504) 561-0500www.louisianahospitalityfoundation....

WEATHER

Current Conditions

Mostly Cloudy and 91 F at New Orleans International Airport, LA

Winds are South at 6.9 MPH (6 KT). The pressure is 1018.0 mb and the humidity is 52%. The heat index is 98. Last Updated on Sep 2 2014, 12:53 pm CDT.

THEATER

Showgirls

Now Playing

Live Theater Events (Aug. 25-31, 2014)
Nine Lives: A Musical Witness of New OrleansWed.-Fri. Aug. 27-29 | Singer/songwriter Paul Sanchez's musical adaptation of Dan Baum's portrait of ni...

FOOD & DRINK

Seafood Platters

Dining Pleasure

2013 Aime Roquesante Rose
Cotes de Provence, France Retail $11 Provence extends along the Mediterranean coast in southeastern France.? ...