New Orleans master trombonist Lucien Barbarin has died | WGNO

NEW ORLEANS– Trombonist Lucien Barbarin has died after battling cancer. Barbarin, who’s long career included stints on Broadway with Harry Connick Jr.’s band and internationally with the Preservation Hall Jazz Band was considered a master of the ‘tail-gate’ style of trombone playing and phrasing. — Read on wgno.com/news/local/new-orleans-master-trombonist-lucien-barbarin-dies/ Continue reading New Orleans master trombonist Lucien Barbarin has died | WGNO

New Orleans Wedding Couple Kissing

Watch: New Orleans Second Line Weddings

Have you ever walked down the street and see lovers showing out like this? Some were taught to shun public affection, don’t kiss in public, and so on. But in New Orleans, you can feel free to take your love to the streets and dance in the name of love! There’s nothing like a New Orleans Second Line but a Second Line Wedding! I chase … Continue reading Watch: New Orleans Second Line Weddings

Treme Memorial Day Block Party

Everyone is welcome at the Treme Memorial Day Block Party and Concert in Tuba Fats Square next to the Candlelight Lounge. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/348232522717825/ What To Expect Come celebrate the Treme neighborhood spirit at a free concert by some of New Orleans’ favorite bands, including New Birth Brass Band, and headliner Corey Henry & the Treme Funktet. Please purchase the crawfish, seafood and drinks … Continue reading Treme Memorial Day Block Party

Treme 7th Ward Arts & Cultural Festival

Tremé Fest 2019 happens Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26 under the Claiborne Have Bridge at St. Ann street instruction. Two days of live music, food, kids’ activities, arts, and more will be included. The live performance schedule is as follows: MAIN STAGE | SATURDAY, MAY 25 Festival Begins at noon. Between The “Saints Streets” St. Ann – St. Philip Guest Speaker 12:00 p.m. … Continue reading Treme 7th Ward Arts & Cultural Festival