| Feb 26, 2014
| 1:39 PM
Mardi Gras is next Tuesday, but you'll be roughly 1,426.5 miles away from New Orleans. (Plus, it's a school night.) If you can't make the 20+ hour drive south, head to the UConn campus on Friday, where former Dirty Dozen Brass Band trombonist Big Sam...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 9:09 PM
In true New Orleans fashion the floor for the Final 4 arrived with a parade Friday Morning.
The games are sold out but there are several other Final 4 events next week.
The Big Dance free concert series at Woldenberg Park will feature national and local...
| May 23, 2012
| 2:52 AM
Tech Report: Charge Anxiety
Many of us can't live without a cell phone, but it's a lot of work just to keep them charged. Rich DeMuro takes a look at some ways to alleviate "charge anxiety." fox43.com/technology
New Orleans Summer Festivals
| Aug 28, 2012
| 9:50 AM
The fifth annual Blues, Views & BBQ festival happens all this weekend at the Levitt Pavilion in Westport, a two-day celebration of the blues in a town about as far removed from the delta as you can get. Some of the acts topping the bill this year are Popa...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 12:10 PM
1) Big Sam's Funky Nation, Up Or On The Rocks, 50 Union Place, Hartford, (860) 247-6257, Fri. Free, uporontherocks.com; Sullys Pub, 2071 Park St., Hartford, (860) 231-8881, Fri., 8 p.m., $15 sullyspub.com
2) Ben Folds Five, Mountain Park, Route 5,...
| May 12, 2011
| 1:24 PM
Folks at Festevents in Norfolk have posted the musical lineup for the Bayou Boogaloo and Cajun Food Festival, happening June 24-26 at Norfolk's Town Point Park.
The event will feature plenty of authentic funky, rootsy sounds. Highlights include New...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 1:45 PM
There are so many reasons to go out and see some live music this week that we don't even want to get into it. Don't even get us started. Really. Like, we'll just keep rambling on about it. But here are some suggestions of events we had in mind that have...