"Brain Duster" -- an exquisite "double trio" composed of some of the strongest & busiest composers and improvisers in New Orleans... Two trios tangling together in time: DON'T call it a sextet! Matt Booth is the mastermind and one of the bassists, the other is James Singleton. The two multi-reedists are Aurora Nealand & Brad […]
Helen Gillet is a singer-songwriter and surrealist-archeologist exploring synthesized sounds, texture, and rhythm using an acoustic cello. For someone with her varied background, New Orleans, with its mix of cultures and musics, seemed like a natural place to call home. She was born in Belgium, raised in Singapore from the ages of 2 to 11, and […]
Presented by the Louisiana Architecture Foundation A story of innovation, education, exploration, modern architecture, and a love of Shreveport. Samuel G. Wiener and William B. Wiener were Fellows of the American Institute of Architects, brothers from different mothers, and residents of Shreveport, Louisiana. Following a 1931 voyage of discovery to Europe’s most prestigious design school, […]
Please join us at the outdoor and socially-distanced Broadside for a special Happy Hour performance from Reggie Scanlan, Tom Worrell & Lionel Batiste, Jr.! This is a down-and-dirty trio of classic New Orleans gutbucket grooves deconstructed and reconstructed by three modern masters of the sounds of the city. Make sure to bring your mask – […]
Presented by Sinking City Records & Nouveau Electric Records Doors at 6pm, DJ set by both labels from 7-7:30pm. Michot Melody Makers was formed in 2015 by Louis Michot, front man for the Grammy award winning Lost Bayou Ramblers. The band was awarded best Cajun Band of 2018 & 2019 by Gambit’s Big Easy Awards. […]
The legendary Tin Men will be taking over the Broadside to celebrate Ash Wednesday! Check back soon for a link to purchase advance tickets. Please join us for this special performance in our large, outdoor, and socially distanced venue. Bring your mask and come hungry for some of SideGrill NOLA’s signature cooking!
What if Americana actually encompassed ALL of North America? You'd have the Franco-Acadian inflections of Canada, as best exemplified by le accordion, blues and jazz, the only truly indigenous musics the US has ever produced, and the lilting grace and fiery passion of the music of Mexico. You'd also have New Orleans' premiere distillers of […]
Cowboy Caleb Colton (Adrian Pasdar) meets gorgeous Mae (Jenny Wright) at a bar, and the two have an immediate attraction. But when Mae turns out to be a vampire and bites Caleb on the neck, their relationship gets complicated. Wracked with a craving for human blood, Caleb is forced to leave his family and ride […]