Local Music

LSU students hold concert for marijuana reform

The LSU group Students for Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP) will host a free music concert to raise awareness about the social impact of “the war on drugs” and show support for the medical marijuana and marijuana reform bills that are up Read More

1-on-1 with newly released rapper Lil Boosie

Lil Boosie spoke out Monday thanking supporters family and fans at a press conference in New Orleans. Rapper Lil Boosie, born Torrence Hatch, said he is working on more music and enjoying time with his family. Read More  |  Watch the Video

LPO brings Paris to the French Quarter

The Historic New Orleans Collection and the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra will present a musical celebration of Louisiana’s French heritage. Read More

Public invited to musical celebration remembering Blues legend Tabby Thomas

Born on January 5, 1929, Ernest “Rockin’ Tabby” Thomas brought Baton Rouge swamp blues to millions of blues fans all across the world through his live music, his records, his Saturday afternoon radio show and, for more than tw Read More

2014 to be a big year for female music stars in Louisiana

2014 will bring many female vocalists and musicians to Louisiana. Mega-Stars like Reba McEntire, Miley Cyrus, Ellie Goulding, Trisha Yearwood, and Debbie Reynolds will all be making a stop.   Read More

LT. GOV. to host benefit for Grammy nominees

Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne will host a concert to benefit Louisiana Grammy nominees. Read More

Ray Boudreaux falls short on 'The Voice'

Bad news for Louisiana's Ray Boudreaux, he was booted off NBC's "The Voice" Tuesday night. Ray didn't get enough of America's vote to stay in the competition. Read More

New Orleans Jazz Fest now taking band applications for 2014 festival

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell (April 25 – May 4) will accept applications for bands wishing to perform at the 2014 Festival through Tuesday, October 1, 2013. Read More

BR HOPS Festival starts today; three-day festival celebrates Hip-Hop

The BR HOPS Festival will begin tonight. The three-day festival is geared towards promoting the exploration of Hip-Hop in all its many facets.       Read More

George Strait set to headline 2014 Bayou Country Superfest; additional day added

Bayou Country Superfest announced today that George Strait, the King of Country Music, will headline the 2014 Bayou Country Superfest as part of the final leg of The Cowboy Rides Away Tour. Read More