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It's So Pretty

Spent most of the day yesterday walking around Jackson Square. Rather than load this post up with photos, I went ahead and made a flickr album… 221 more words

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Dine Alone Announces Arkells’ Jackson Square (Deluxe) On Vinyl

On-sale March 17, 2015 at NOON EST
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(March 17, 2015) — Dine Alone Records has announced the latest release in celebration of the label’s 10th Anniversary (DA10) featuring Arkells debut LP Jackson Square. 491 more words

News

Teachin' the World Perfect Harmony in The City that Care Forgot

My foot travels in New Orleans have taken me on some exotic-sounding romps across town.  No tip-toeing through the tulips here– with names like Constantinople, Calliope, Leonidas, and Tchoupitoulas, you’d think you had sailed the Seven Seas, crossed the Sahara, and hitched a ride by yak to the Orient.   726 more words

Culture

In the French Quarter

A trumpet blasts a familiar tune; “When the Saints go Marching in.” Casually, a crowd gathers on Royal Street to enjoy the performers’ upbeat music. This melody was heard a few times during a recent trip to New Orleans, and although perhaps cliché, it was one of many welcomed cultural references to the city. 429 more words

Architecture

Hollywood animator moves back home to Jackson Square

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) - Chris Holt worked on multiple animated TV shows in California including, The Power Puff Girls, King of the Hill, and  112 more words

News With A Twist

New Orleans, Louisiana

DID YOU KNOW…New Orleans, Louisiana is a ten hour drive from Wichita Falls, Texas? Making the long haul this past weekend, we found out that, no matter where you’re coming from, the trek is worth every minute. 534 more words

Just Hanging Out in New Orleans

After lunch at Tujague’s, I spent the rest of the day wandering around the French Quarter.  I’d done most of the standard tourist stuff on previous visits, so I didn’t have an extensive list of must-visit sites and cemeteries.   480 more words

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