Tag Archives: New Orleans

Photo Diary: Jazz Fest 2011

Spanning over the past two weekends, The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival celebrated diverse music, rich culture and bombdotcom food at the fair grounds/race track in New Orleans, Louisiana. Check it… Gospel Tent

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Obsession of the Day: Mardi Gras Masks

As week-long celebrations for Mardi Gras kick off around the world, a major component they all share are masks.  Originally, masks were worn to keep the upper class and secret society members anonymous during Fat Tuesday debaucheries.  Present day, whether … Continue reading

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Spotlight Special: Preservation Hall

The birthplace of Jazz. Situated between the notoriously infamous Bourbon Street and museum-quality antique shops of Royal Street in New Orleans’ French Quarter district, is a small wooden room built in 1750. Although the hall was not officially established until … Continue reading

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