Wesley grew up in coastal Georgia and is a former resident of the entertainment hotbeds of Nashville & Los Angeles. After 18 months out west, he returned to NOLA where he serves as music editor for NolaVie and contributes periodically to Live Music Blog, Relix magazine and Consequence of Sound. You can follow him on Instagram (instagram.com/marsbonfire), Twitter (twitter.com/brahbrahbrah) and in person at local music venues around town.
The Zurich Classic's and Jazz Fest run the same weekend, which leave both of these New Orleans gems missing each other. Wesley Hodges got the inside scoop from 8 different men on the TOUR to find out their musical favorites and memories of Jazz Fest. Read More »
March, April and May get tons of well-deserved attention for being in the heart of New Orleans spring festival season, and it's hard to compete with the events like Hogs for the Cause, Buku, Wednesday at the Square, French ... Read More »
Once again, the Voodoo Experience has managed to break from the homogeneity that has overtaken the US mid-major and major festival over the last half-decade. Once again, the lineup looks almost nothing like the local Halloween weekend festival's ... Read More »
WHO: Winter Circle Productions and WTUL Present: Cut Copy, Classixx (LIVE) and Nile Delta WHEN: Friday, June 20th, 2014 at 9 pm (Doors at 8 pm) WHERE: The Joy Theater, 1200 Canal Street New Orleans, La 70112 WHAT ... Read More »
For the next-to-last installment of YLC's 12-week Wednesday at the Square concert series, local guitar hero Anders Osborne (alongside his usual bassist and drummer Carl Dufrene and Eric Bolivar) enlisted the help of all-star guests Brian Stoltz (funky ... Read More »
WHO: Spoon WHEN: Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 8 pm (Doors at 7 pm) WHERE: Civic Theatre, 510 O'Keefe Ave., New Orleans, Louisiana 70113 WHAT YOU CAN WIN: 2 tickets to see Spoon at the Civic Theatre CONTEST DETAILS ... Read More »