New Orleans – The musical mecca, otherwise known as Jazz Fest is pulling out all the stops as it's 40th annual bash comes to a close this weekend. In addition to a stellar musical line-up, we founmd two points of interest... one will soothe your cultural soul, the other will satisfy your sweet tooth.
New Orleans, LA – As a child, New Orleans singer Phillip Manuel was personally encouraged to perform by Grammy-award winner Aaron Neville. Jazz is his forte, but for the past year-and-a-half, singing R&B has moved to the forefront. Hal Clark talks with Phillip Manuel. Phillip Manuel will perform live at the Royal Palm Restaurant's Coconut Club Ladies' Night, 1901 Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey from 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. on Thursday April 30th.
New Orleans, LA – New Orleans Jazz giant Danny Barker would have turned 100 this year. This year's French Quarter Festival opened with a tribute show to Danny and his wife, singer Blue Lu Barker. Eve Abrams brings us this story.