Category: New Orleans

New Orleans rescinds rule prohibiting jazz in schools

The law, passed 100 years ago, deemed that ‘jazz music and jazz dancing in schools should be stopped at once’ but it was never enforced Photo: American jazzman…

Listen: Dumpstaphunk Live at Brooklyn Bowl on (23 October 2021)

They are back with a killer live show from New York’s Brooklyn Bowl. 22 November 2021 | James Porteous | Clipper Media A short history of Dumpstaphunk from…

The Queen of a Cherished New Orleans Restaurant Calls It a Night

For nearly 40 years, Upperline has been a showcase for JoAnn Clevenger’s vibrant art collection and effusive hostessing. Photo: W. Rush Jagoe V (cropped) 18 November 2021 |…

Why Hurricane Ida crippled the New Orleans power grid

A very detailed and interesting investigation into the New Orleans power grid. It is likely that many cities will be in similar positions when storms like Ida hit….

Watch: Early Raw Video – Ida in Louisiana (29 August 2021)

Early raw videos showing the arrival of hurricane Ida in Louisiana. Photo: Hurricane Ida made landfall near Port Fourchon, Louisiana as a dangerous Category 4 storm (Reuters) 30…

Updated: Hurricane Ida is just shy of Cat 5 as it reaches landfall (+ new streams)

29 August 2021 | James Porteous | Clipper Media Photo: Storm shutters are hammered closed on a 100-year-old house, Friday, August 27, 2021, in New Orleans, as residents…

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