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Student creates her own music festival


April 18, 2013

Filed under Life & Times, Music

Music industry senior Mariesha Klos is following her dream by hosting her own music festival "Uptown Sounds" through her company Klos Enkounters LLC. Uptown Sounds will be held on April 20 and will feature acoustic sets, performa...

Competition dominates band auditions


February 21, 2013

Filed under Life & Times, Music

Loyola students let their music do the talking in a nerve-wracking blind music audition process. Each fall, current students hoping to join one of Loyola's prestigious ensembles go through rigorous auditions to be placed in ei...

Trendy venue opens on Freret


January 23, 2013

Filed under Life & Times, Music

 New Orleans' newest bar and music venue brings big city chic to the Big Easy, with a little local lagniappe flavor too. The Publiq House, Freret Street's most recent opening, is a new pub that is as ambitious in style as it is in...

A Night on Frenchmen Street


November 19, 2012

Filed under Life & Times, Music

It's hard to imagine that seconds away from the flashing signs and loud music of Bourbon Street lies another street filled with vibrant characters and local beauty. For anyone who hasn't been to Frenchmen Street, imagine blocks of...

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November 14, 2012

Nightlife Under 21


November 14, 2012

Filed under Film, Life & Times, Music

Life's a party in New Orleans, and one of the few things that might stop you from being a part of it is being under 21. Whether for legal reasons or because you simply want to take a break from the party scene, here are a fe...

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