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Louis Armstrong Covers John Lennon

Listen: Louis Armstrong Covers John Lennon with 'Give Peace a Chance' Read more via offbeat .

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Dead Feat Announces Jazz Fest After Shows

Dead Feat–-an act that dives into the Grateful Dead and Little Feat repertoires–-will return to New Orleans for a pair of Jazz Fest after sh...

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Unofficial cubes for Crawfish Festival

Unofficial cubes for Crawfish Festival

Unauthorized and Unofficial. Created for my own personal use. If you found it, you're welcome to use it, knowing event times and perfor...

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TED Talks: David Binder on The Power of Festivals

TED Talks: David Binder on The Power of Festivals

When festivals do it right, they bring individuals, communities, and even entire cities, closer together. "Festivals promote div...

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Lincoln Center Out of Doors July 20-August 7, 2016

Lincoln Center Out of Doors July 20-August 7, 2016

Lincoln Center Out of Doors, one of the country’s longest-running free outdoor summer festivals, opens this year on July 20 and runs thr...

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Bob Dylan, Rolling Stones and Paul McCartney Playing New Desert Trip Festival

Bob Dylan, Rolling Stones and Paul McCartney Playing New Desert Trip Festival

The Coachella of classic rock is coming soon, and it features no less than Bob Dylan, the Rolling Stones and Paul McCartney. Neil Young,...

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Jazz Fest Cancels Saturday Headliners Due To Weather

Jazz Fest Cancels Saturday Headliners Due To Weather

From the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival's Facebook Page Jazz Fest Weather Bulletin Saturday, April 30, 2016 Due to sever...

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Allen Toussaint honored with second-line, memorial at Fair Grounds #JazzFest #NOLA

Allen Toussaint honored with second-line, memorial at Fair Grounds #JazzFest #NOLA

New Orleans music legend Allen Toussaint officially joined the ranks of the Jazz Fest ancestors on Saturday, as a painted cutout of him was ...

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Talking Up Music Education podcast from NAMM

Talking Up Music Education podcast from NAMM

Talking Up Music Education is a podcast produced by The NAMM Foundation about music education. Host Mary Luehrsen chats with teachers, p...

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International Jazz Day | April 30, 2016

International Jazz Day | April 30, 2016

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Director-General Irina Bokova and UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador H...

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Paul Simon Announces June Release for Stranger to Stranger, Shares First Single

Paul Simon Announces June Release for Stranger to Stranger, Shares First Single

Paul Simon officially announced this morning that he would be releasing his 13th solo album, Stranger to Stranger, June 3 on Concord R...

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Live Nation Adds Governors Ball to Its Music Festival Lineup

Live Nation Adds Governors Ball to Its Music Festival Lineup

With this year’s music festival season starting up, there is another jewel in the crown of Live Nation Entertainment, the company that has c...

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Using Music to Close the Education Gap

Using Music to Close the Education Gap

The United States is faced with a growing problem in education – the gap between US student’s baseline proficiency compared to students i...

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Tips for Taking Children to Music Festivals

Tips for Taking Children to Music Festivals

Taking children to a music festival might seem like a bit of a daunting proposition -- even for those who have done it before!  There are...

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The Musical Mojo of Dr. John: A Celebration of Mac & His Music on AXS TV

The Musical Mojo of Dr. John: A Celebration of Mac & His Music on AXS TV

The Musical Mojo of Dr. John: A Celebration of Mac & His Music See the broadcast premiere: Sunday, March 20th, 2016 only on AXS TV. ...

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crawfish fest countdown

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Ultra Music Festival Set Times And Final Lineup Announced

Ultra Music Festival Set Times And Final Lineup Announced

The kickoff to the eighteenth edition of the Ultra Music Festival is just a week away, and just in time for fan preparations the final li...

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From indie bands to Michelle Obama, SXSW Music wants to do it all. Can it?

From indie bands to Michelle Obama, SXSW Music wants to do it all. Can it?

Could the highest-profile booking at this year’s South by Southwest music festival also be an indication that the annual event is flailin...

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Lettuce Offers Free Download Of Huge Content Bundle With Live Shows, Tracks And More

Lettuce Offers Free Download Of Huge Content Bundle With Live Shows, Tracks And More

Anyone who's heard Lettuce knows that the group is extra funky. Now, the band is bringing the funk to you with an exclusive BitTorren...

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Rounder Records reissues New Orleans Classics Digitally

Rounder Records reissues New Orleans Classics Digitally

Rounder Records digitally reissues New Orleans Classics by Irma Thomas, Rebirth Brass Band, Johnny Adams & more Several New Orlea...

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Do the #Harlem Zydeco 2 Step?  @ZydecoRevelator @Silvananyc #NOLA

Do the #Harlem Zydeco 2 Step? @ZydecoRevelator @Silvananyc #NOLA

ZYDECO IN HARLEM!  Dr. Zsa's Powdered Zydeco Band AND Zydeco Revelators Saturday, April 2,  9 PM Silvana 300 W 116th St, New Yor...

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More Coachella. Organizers may add a Fall fest

More Coachella. Organizers may add a Fall fest

Indio Wants a Fall Coachella, But When Remains a Mystery. The mayor of Indio, Calif., home to the Coachella Valley Music & Arts F...

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big win for Jon Cleary at The Grammy's!

big win for Jon Cleary at The Grammy's!

The recording industry's most prestigious award, the GRAMMY, is presented annually by The Recording Academy. A GRAMMY is awarded by T...

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2016 Music Festivals Worth Traveling For

2016 Music Festivals Worth Traveling For

Because these musical events have become so over-the-top that they're absolutely worth planning a trip around.  Music festivals are ...

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How Music Festivals Shape Cities

How Music Festivals Shape Cities

From Coachella, Glastonbury, and Stagecoach to Governors Ball, Lollapalooza, and Ultra, music festivals clearly play a role in the economies...

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2016 Festival Season. Choices. Choices. Choices.

2016 Festival Season. Choices. Choices. Choices.

The 2016 Festival Season is near. That time of year when tough decisions are made by Worldwide Festivalists. Graphs drawn. Spreadsheets crea...

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Top 10 Music Festivals: Winter 2016 Power Rankings

Top 10 Music Festivals: Winter 2016 Power Rankings

Everyone has a favorite season. Some people like spring, when snow melts and flowers bloom. Some people are into autumn, with all the leaves...

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Music Festivals That Actually Have Really Good Food

Music Festivals That Actually Have Really Good Food

There are plenty of reasons why rallying for multiday music festivals is worth it. (Hint: they all involve food.) Linked below are six festi...

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David Bowie - New Music to be Released by 2017

David Bowie - New Music to be Released by 2017

Three days after the recent death of David Bowie, the British singer’s longtime producer, Tony Visconti, said in an interview with Rolling S...

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East Coast music festivals to catch this summer

East Coast music festivals to catch this summer

There ain’t no cure for the wintertime blues, so start looking forward to the sounds of summer. Many of the biggest music festivals of the y...

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Clearwater Festival cancelled in 2016 due to financial trouble

Clearwater Festival cancelled in 2016 due to financial trouble

Croton, New York's annual Clearwater Festival will not be returning this year. The Clearwater environmental organization, which was foun...

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