NolaVie Presents : Music

A selection of content by New Orleans musicians, and other features by and about the New Orleans music community.

Artists In Their Own Words: Shamarr Allen


Who: Shamarr Allen What: trumpeter and singer Where: Musician’s Village Artist’s Chosen Location for Interview: CC’s on Esplanade: moved from a breezy table outside to an inside corner table due to an overzealous leaf blower Q: What’s a word ... Read More »

Concert recap: Water Liars at the Ogden

Water Liars at the Ogden Museum. (photo: Steven Hatley)

Every Thursday evening, the Ogden invites the public to enjoy a live musical performance and interview with a musical historian, while enjoying the current museum exhibitions, in the Ogden After Hours concert series. Typically, the series features local musicians; however, national ... Read More »

VIDEO: Lyrics Born 'That's It!'


California-based rapper/producer Lyrics Born (born Tom Shimura) recently spent time in New Orleans working on his latest album, Real People (produced by Galactic’s Ben Ellman and Rob Mercurio), a thoroughly funk-oriented effort. While working in the Big Easy, ... Read More »

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