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The Advocate
Slim Harpo Music Awards announces 2016 honoreesis best known for his work as a producer, songwriter and blues musician. He has
Slim Harpo Music Awards announces 2016 honorees
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
is best known for his work as a producer, songwriter and blues musician. He has recorded with acts such as the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Soul Rebels Brass Band and Irma Thomas. His records have won two Grammy awards and received 11 Grammy nominat... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Bayou Boogaloo returns to Bayou St. Johnbook The Wailers, the Lowrider Band ("Why Can't We Be Friends," "Low Rider," "S
Bayou Boogaloo returns to Bayou St. John
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 14 days ago
book The Wailers, the Lowrider Band ("Why Can't We Be Friends," "Low Rider," "Spill the Wine") as well as local acts Irma Thomas, George Porter Jr. and Lost Bayou Ramblers. "It's the largest talent budget we've ever had," Zeller says.... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
The beat goes on at the Bayouright. Our local stars like bassist George Porter & the Runnin’ Pardners (Sund
The beat goes on at the Bayou
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 14 days ago
right. Our local stars like bassist George Porter & the Runnin’ Pardners (Sunday, 4 p.m.), the Queen of New Orleans Soul, Irma Thomas (Saturday, 5 p.m.) and zydeco go-getter, accordionist/vocalist Dwayne Dopsie (Friday, 6:15 p.m.) also bolster the... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Making the music spin in New Orleanswhom McKinley also managed in the 1950s. With Toussaint behind the boards, the
Making the music spin in New Orleans
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 21 days ago
whom McKinley also managed in the 1950s. With Toussaint behind the boards, the label went on to help break Aaron Neville, Irma Thomas, even Ike and Tina Turner. When the label finally folded for financial reasons, McKinley moved on to host... Read more
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The Advocate
Blame it on the rain: 2016 New Orleans Jazz Fest attendance drops after wet weekendof diehard fans. Plenty of open space remained at the back of the Acura Stage f
Blame it on the rain: 2016 New Orleans Jazz Fest attendance drops after wet weekend
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
of diehard fans. Plenty of open space remained at the back of the Acura Stage field and in the newly installed bleachers. Irma Thomas normally draws an overflow crowd for her Gospel Tent appearances; performance tents also tend to be crowded when... Read more
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The Advocate
Blame it on the rain: 2016 New Orleans Jazz Fest attendance drops after wet weekendof diehard fans. Plenty of open space remained at the back of the Acura Stage f
Blame it on the rain: 2016 New Orleans Jazz Fest attendance drops after wet weekend
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
of diehard fans. Plenty of open space remained at the back of the Acura Stage field and in the newly installed bleachers. Irma Thomas normally draws an overflow crowd for her Gospel Tent appearances; performance tents also tend to be crowded when... Read more
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The Advocate
Stevie Wonder jams at Jazz Playhouse; Beck has fun in Quarter despite New Orleans Jazz Fest rainoutacts at the Hall over the past week included Elvis Costello, Sharon Jones, Nath
Stevie Wonder jams at Jazz Playhouse; Beck has fun in Quarter despite New Orleans Jazz Fest rainout
The Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
acts at the Hall over the past week included Elvis Costello, Sharon Jones, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats and Irma Thomas. Moments after the Lone Bellow concluded their set at 1:10 a.m., Beck entered the club’s carriageway. He joined... Read more
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The Advocate
Stevie Wonder jams at Jazz Playhouse; Beck has fun in Quarter despite New Orleans Jazz Fest rain-outacts at the Hall over the past week have included Elvis Costello, Sharon Jones,
Stevie Wonder jams at Jazz Playhouse; Beck has fun in Quarter despite New Orleans Jazz Fest rain-out
The Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
acts at the Hall over the past week have included Elvis Costello, Sharon Jones, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, and Irma Thomas. Moments after the Lone Bellow concluded their set at 1:10 a.m., Beck entered the club’s carriageway. He joined... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Last day of Jazz Fest continues despite rainFest 2016 went on as planned, despite the rain and mud from heavy rains Saturda
Last day of Jazz Fest continues despite rain
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 29 days ago
Fest 2016 went on as planned, despite the rain and mud from heavy rains Saturday and Sunday. Headliners like Neil Young, Irma Thomas and Aaron Neville played despite the rain. There was even a star-studded tribute to Allen Toussaint at one point... Read more
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11 News Houston
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
11 News Houston / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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29d
WTSP-TV Tampa
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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11 News Houston
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
11 News Houston / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
KING5 Seattle / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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First Coast News
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
First Coast News / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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KTVB Boise
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
KTVB Boise / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaintwith Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs
N.O. Jazz Fest honors Prince, Allen Toussaint
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 29 days ago
with Costello and Toussaint walked on from the wings to play a handful of songs from the album with Costello. On Friday, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville and a number of members of the New Orleans music community remembered Toussaint at Jazz Fest’s... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Jazz Fest 2016: Sunday, May 1city's cultural legacy. Pianist, performer, composer and producer, Toussaint he
Jazz Fest 2016: Sunday, May 1
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 29 days ago
city's cultural legacy. Pianist, performer, composer and producer, Toussaint helped define musicians' careers — including Irma Thomas ("Ruler of My Heart") and Lee Dorsey ("Working In the Coal Mine") — while crafting his own classics ("Southern... Read more
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The Advocate
Rheta Johnson: The spirit of New Orleans can’t be dampenedof one song with a partial split on the concrete floor. Liberace meets knee rep
Rheta Johnson: The spirit of New Orleans can’t be dampened
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
of one song with a partial split on the concrete floor. Liberace meets knee replacement. Then, without a hitch, he channels Irma Thomas. I don’t know what it is exactly about New Orleans. Your chin can be hanging so low it scrapes the storm sewers,... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Gambit’s 2016 New Orleans Fairs & Festivals: Mayfor kids. 8—Mother's Day (Audubon Zoo, 6500 Magazine St., 504-581-4629; www.au
Gambit’s 2016 New Orleans Fairs & Festivals: May
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted a month ago
for kids. 8—Mother's Day (Audubon Zoo, 6500 Magazine St., 504-581-4629; www.auduboninstitute.org) — Live music featuring Irma Thomas has become a Mother's Day tradition for many families. The celebration also features food, craft vendors, art,... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Muddy grounds aren't stopping the Jazz Fest funFest, everybody takes their shoes off, they dance in the mud, they dance in all
Muddy grounds aren't stopping the Jazz Fest fun
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 1 months ago
Fest, everybody takes their shoes off, they dance in the mud, they dance in all this stuff. It's a great time," Stovall said. Friday will be the fifth day of Jazz Fest, with headliners like Ms. Lauryn Hill, Paul Simon and Irma Thomas. (© 2016... Read more
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examiner.com
New Orleans Jazz Fest readies another memorable weekendToussaint Band with special guests, Bonerama, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, The Reviv
New Orleans Jazz Fest readies another memorable weekend
examiner.com / Posted 1 months ago
Toussaint Band with special guests, Bonerama, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, The Revivalists, Ellis Marsalis, The Gospel Soul of Irma Thomas, Zigaboo Modeliste's Funk Revue, Marcia Ball, Rockin' Dopsie & the Zydeco Twisters, The Band Courtbouillon... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Jazz Fest 2016: Friday, April 29"Get Up and Dance.") The group is joined by Chico Ramos, who's been heralded as
Jazz Fest 2016: Friday, April 29
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 1 months ago
"Get Up and Dance.") The group is joined by Chico Ramos, who's been heralded as the "godfather of punta rock." 3:20-4:30 Irma Thomas Acura StageAt 75, Irma Thomas remains an essential musical icon of the city, which is underscored by her busy... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Jesse Robinson new front man for B.B. King Blues BandKing, hosted by B.B. King's Blues Band with special guests Buddy Guy, Bonnie Ra
Jesse Robinson new front man for B.B. King Blues Band
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 1 months ago
King, hosted by B.B. King's Blues Band with special guests Buddy Guy, Bonnie Raitt, Elvin Bishop, Dr. John, Gregory Porter, Irma Thomas, Tab Benoit and Luther Kent, scheduled for 5:45 pm. on the Gentilly Stage, according to the festival... Read more

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