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The Walkmen Goodbye

Watch Footage From The Walkmen’s Final Show

We got word of The Walkmen‘s indefinite hiatus at the end of last year and immediately felt like we had taken the past 11 years of their music for granted. But now it looks like that hiatus is very much indefinite because they performed in New Orleans this weekend for the Rock On Foundation’s first […]

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New Orleans Jazz Fest Lineup Revealed: Bruce Springsteen, Arcade Fire, Vampire Weekend

In case you haven’t noticed, festival season is not too far off and lineup posters are popping up left and right. Next up to share their roster is the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival who boast an impressive list that includes Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Arcade Fire, Vampire Weekend, Foster the […]

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REVIEW: The Plum Magnetic – ‘Terra Animata’

Artist: The Plum Magnetic Album: Terra Animata Genre: World, Fusion, Progressive Rock, Jazz The Plum Magnetic‘s Terra Animata contains 8 tracks, and even despite the opener, “Spring,” being a mere 25 seconds, the album as a whole clocks in just shy of 57 minutes as half the songs are a sprawling 10 minutes a piece. […]

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Code Orange Kids Robbed, Ask For Help

I was robbed once in college; I was a music major who had his primary instrument stolen. It was emotionally devastating even after I got my stuff back (yes, sometimes, the police do catch the criminal). Pittsburgh rockers Code Orange Kids recently got robbed on tour, and I can only wish them the best. When […]

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Frank Ocean’s First Solo Performance

For the first time ever Odd Future crooner Frank Ocean performed solo last night in New Orleans. A packed crowd was on hand to hear him deliver an awesome show. Watch him perform his hit “Thinking About You” by simply heading through the jump and let UTG know what you think. Make sure to grab […]

Arcade Fire perform with Cyndi Lauper

Watch right here as Cyndi Lauper performs her songs “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” and “Sprawl II” with Arcade Fire. This performance was filmed at this year’s Jazzfest in New Orleans.

Return to New Orleans

My Morning Jacket will make their triumphant return to New Orleans this Halloween weekend when they join the recently announced line-up of this year’s VOODOO EXPERIENCE