From Zydeco to Gypsy Jazz, New Orleans is a city filled with music...more
The city is the birthplace of jazz and a mecca for gospel, R&B and ultimately, the rock and pop we love today. We aren't exaggerating when we say that a wholly original spirit of creativity and musical magic is alive on the streets and in the clubs of New Orleans. Experience unbelievable live musical performances in venues from swank lounges to tiny honky tonks to mega concerts in places like the Smoothie King Center.
New Orleans is one big stage. Come and play your part.
Irvin Mayfield Interview
A rising jazz legend talks about New Orleans' culture, music and food...more
Music Festivals & Concerts
New Orleans is a bustling city home to a steady calendar of music festivals...more