NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- At 101 years old, New Orleans jazz trumpeter Lionel Ferbos opened one of 12 stages on the second day of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. Billy Joel brought the crowds....
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Today, Tom Petty is an icon. Heâs a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and an influence on dozens of roots-rock and indie bands, many of whom participate in annual all-star âPetty Festâ concerts in New York and San Francisco.
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'We got a lot of good singers out there,' Petty tells crowd after a sing-along performance of 'Last Dance With Mary Jane.' By Mike Ayers
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Last week, we asked our readers to submit their best Tom Petty haikus for a chance to win two tickets to see Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers live at the Beacon Theatre. We got hundreds of submissions, many that displayed some serious die-hard fandom, but there could only be two ... More »
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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers tore a page out of The Allman Brothers playbook on Monday night. They appeared at a theater far smaller than the sort they can easily fill (The Beacon, the same venue the Southern rock mainstays have claimed for decades).
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Tom Petty announced plans for a summer theater tour this week It's a nice chance for him to break free from the standard greatest-hits arena shows and fans are overjoyed at the prospect of hearing some deep cuts "This is a good thing to do every now and then" he...
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Native American drums and chants are amping up New Orleans' Jazz Fest this year. Dancers and performers in colorful feathers stomped to native beats as DJ trio A Tribe Called Red mixed the traditional with techno.
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Thu, 02 May 2013 17:29:04By Kari Dequine Harden New Orleans bureauNew Orleans — When Tom Haan attended his first Jazz Fest in 1997, he said he was smitten with the flags and knew that the next year, he had to have one. It took about three years to perfect the rig, Haan said. Travelling from California, Haan said ...
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AP At 101 years old, New Orleans jazz trumpeter Lionel Ferbos opened one of 12 stages on the second day of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.
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At 101 years old, New Orleans jazz trumpeter Lionel Ferbos opened one of 12 stages on the second day of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.
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