As part of a new collaboration with the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities, NolaVie will spotlight entries from KnowLA.org -- the Digital Encyclopedia of Louisiana, including unique events and people in our state’s history. This month, we commemorate ... Read More »
When Darren Hoffman heard the song "Discipline Strikes Again," by Jason Marsalis, something clicked in his mind.
“When I heard this, it was one of the first times in many years that I was inspired to create a music video,” said Hoffman. Read More »
Jazz pianist Brian Haas is in the midst of a “Louisiana Residency” to promote and perform, in full, his excellent new record, Frames. Joined by New Orleans’ all around favorite drummer, Jonny Vidacovich, Haas is taking the minimal, ... Read More »
Actress Sandra Bullock is bullish on New Orleans' Warren Easton Charter High School, whose roots date to 1843, when its predecessor opened as the first public high school for boys in the state. After mergers and name changes ... Read More »
Of course you know that Jabari Greer gets creative on the football field -- any fan who has watched him pick a pass knows that. And you may know that Greer has taken pen to paper (or fingers ... Read More »
I ran into young vanguard Jon Batiste this weekend. We performed at the Brosella Folk & Jazz Festival in Brussels, Belgium. He was with his Stay Human Band. I was the featured guest of a young Belgian band ... Read More »
This last weekend, I started my summer work at a small festival in Silkeborg Denmark. They call it the Riverboat Festival because it is situated on the picturesque but tiny River Guden and, when it started more than40 ... Read More »