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  • Bruce Hornsby looks ahead to a festival-filled 2012

    Bruce Hornsby looks ahead to a festival-filled 2012
    Williamsburg's Bruce Hornsby is going to need a case or two of Jolt Cola to get him through 2012. Judging from the schedule he recently described to me, he's hardly going to have time to sleep in coming months. "It's a lot, but it includes some pretty...
  • Bruce Hornsby to play free show during Norfolk's OpSail-Harborfest weekend

    Bruce Hornsby to play free show during Norfolk's OpSail-Harborfest weekend
    Williamsburg's Bruce Hornsby is heading out on the festival circuit this summer and -- his local fans will be happy to know -- he's included his home region on his itinerary. The piano-pumping maestro will play a free concert at Norfolk's Harborfest...
  • Free Music! Gets jumping with Slightly Stoopid

    Free Music! Gets jumping with Slightly Stoopid
    California rockers Slightly Stoopid have covered a lot of stylistic ground since they, as high schoolers, were first signed to Sublime leader Brad Nowell's Skunk record label. The band has previously mixed skatepunk, off-kilter pop and hip-hop sounds....
  • Galactic Expand the Musical Topography of Their New Orleans Home

    Galactic Expand the Musical Topography of Their New Orleans Home
    In New Orleans, funk is important. They pump it into the water supply like fluoride. It’s as vital as air or étouffée. And when New Orleans funk is discussed, a few names spring to mind: the late boogie-woogie piano master Professor Longhair, the...
  • French Quarter Fest is your last chance to "enjoy" the outdoors until the fall

    French Quarter Fest is your last chance to "enjoy" the outdoors until the fall
    The summer heat and humidity are right around the corner.  Our 3-4 week spring is almost over.  Time to take advantage of this wonderful weather we're having and head down to French Quarter Festival 2012.  For the 29th year, the south's largest free...
  • Jazz Festival Parking Crackdown

    Jazz Festival Parking Crackdown
    If you're heading out to Jazz Fest this weekend, there are some things you should know about parking. The 2012 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival is underway; so too is the rush for parking near the fair grounds. WGNO News Reporter Darian Trotter...
  • Ten Ways To Survive Jazz Fest 2012

    Ten Ways To Survive Jazz Fest 2012
    Perfect weather, excellent musical acts, and huge crowds are all part of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Fest.  WGNO's Kenny Lopez has ten ways to help you survive Jazz Fest.     
  • What a weekend!

    What a weekend!
    Hard to top New Orleans this weekend. Not only are we the hosting the world's best golfers, but we're also hosting the worlds best musicians, too. Plus it's ground zero for the best festival food on the planet. No corn dogs and spiral cakes here. And...
  • Big "trashy" weekend in New Orleans

    Big "trashy" weekend in New Orleans
    That was quite a 4 day run in New Orleans. The Zurich classic golf tournament had another exciting finish and Jazz Fest 2012 had a successful first weekend.  10's of thousands of tourists are in town, including thousands of doctors, for a convention...