Content by tag "Galactic"

NEWS: MUSIC INDUSTRY

NOLA's Favorite Band Just Bought NOLA's Favorite Nightclub

NOLA's Favorite Band Just Bought NOLA's Favorite Nightclub

Galactic has announced that they’ve purchased the iconic New Orleans nightclub Tipitina’s. The recently finalized deal, which has been in negotiation for most of the year, will transfer ownership of the music venue and it’s associated business to the popular indie funk band. Galactic is no stranger to Tipitina’s and the band has been performing there for ...

NEWS: MUSIC INDUSTRY

Be Remarkable And Fans Will Come: Essential Advice From Marketing Guru Seth Godin

Be Remarkable And Fans Will Come:  Essential Advice From Marketing Guru Seth Godin

In this piece industry marketing expert Seth Godin illustrates how artists must work to cultivate that about them which is remarkable and unique in order to spark interest and draw in fans, and that if an artist is both talented and worth talking about, the fans will come. Guest Post by D Grant Smith on the Sonicbids ...

ARTICLE: LIVE REVIEWS

Joe Jackson at the Paramount Theater, Denver

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Joe Jackson
Paramount Theater
Denver
October 8, 2015

Joe Jackson has led a double (or maybe triple) life for most of his lengthy career. He hit the scene in 1979 with his debut album Look Sharp! (A&M 1979) rolling into the U.S. from England as part of the “New Wave," a ...

ARTICLE: LIVE REVIEWS

Moon Hooch at Shakespeare's Pub

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Moon Hooch
Shakespeare's Pub
Kalamazoo, Michigan
May 29, 2015

It was an interesting combination. Two saxophones and a drummer, along with a sound system that kept everyone on their feet, if not dancing. The up-and-coming New York aspirants Moon Hooch (previously touring with They Might Be Giants, Lotus and Galactic), on ...

ARTICLE: LIVE REVIEWS

Nice Jazz Festival 2014

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Nizza--Francia

8-12.07.2014

Quest'anno, guardando il cartellone del Festival Jazz di Nizza, a prima vista si lamentava l'assenza di vere e proprie superstar, com'era accaduto nelle edizioni precedenti, ma a rassegna finita possiamo dire che non son mancate le piacevoli sorprese. Sia ben chiaro, molti nomi di prima grandezza erano presenti, ma forse ...

ARTICLE: LIVE REVIEWS

The Voodoo Music + Arts Experience 2013

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The Voodoo Music + Arts Experience 2013
City Park
New Orleans, LA
November 1-3, 2013

The 15th Voodoo Music + Arts Experience was the first to be held on New Orleans' City Park's new festival grounds. The new space brought some new challenges. There were no benches on the festival grounds ...

ARTICLE: LIVE REVIEWS

Paul Sanchez at the Little Gem Saloon

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Paul Sanchez
The Little Gem Saloon
New Orleans, LA
October 31, 2013

The Little Gem Saloon is considered by many music historians as one of the birthplaces of jazz. The historic New Orleans watering hole, restaurant and live music venue that dates back to 1904. Located in the historic “Back O' ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Galactic Returning to Perform Thursday, February 14 at the Pageant

Galactic Returning to Perform Thursday, February 14 at the Pageant

The New Orleans funk/jazz band Galactic (pictured) is returning to St. Louis to perform at 8:00 p.m. Thursday, February 14 at The Pageant. Special guests for the show will be singer Corey Glover of Living Colour, and Latyrx, featuring Lyrics Born and Lateef the Truthspeaker. Galactic last appeared in St. Louis in March of this year at ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Galactic Returning to the Pageant on Wednesday, March 14

Galactic Returning to the Pageant on Wednesday, March 14

The New Orleans funk/jazz/hip-hop band Galactic (pictured) is returning to St. Louis to perform at 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 14 at The Pageant. Los Angeles funk band Orgone will open the show. The gig will be almost a year to the day since Galactic's last appearance here at the same venue, and as with last year's show, ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Galactic: New Album and Tour

Galactic: New Album and Tour

NEW ALBUM CARNIVALE ELECTRICOS OUT FEB. 21 Galactic will release their new studio album Carnivale Electricos on February 21. This time around Galactic has collaborated with musicians and performers from all over this hempisphere on what is easily their most ambitious recording yet. Guest artists include Mystikal, Mannie Fresh, Al “Carnival Time" Johnson, Cyril & Ivan Neville, ...