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Amos Morale III
July 15, 2019 - 4:58 pm
The day-by-day Voodoo Music & Arts Experience schedule is out and Guns N' Roses is set to headline the festival's first day. The annual festival which takes place Halloween weekend in City Park will feature a Friday night performance from the band that boasts classic rock hits like "Sweet Child...
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Thomas Perumean
July 15, 2019 - 3:21 pm
Ladies and gentleman, after two previous delays, it's the Rolling Stones! Related: Vote: which song the Rolling Stones should play tonight in the Superdome The Rolling Stones are more than just rock'n'roll royalty, they're icons who move in their own world and in some cases, bring their own weather...
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Amos Morale III
July 15, 2019 - 10:19 am
Want to hear the Rolling Stones play “Harlem Shuffle” in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome tonight? Well the legendary band is taking requests via their website ahead of their now twice postponed show in New Orleans. VOTE HERE The British rock band was originally set to play Jazz Fest earlier this year...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
July 12, 2019 - 10:26 am
The Rolling Stones didn’t let Mick Jagger ’s heart issue stop them from coming to New Orleans, and they won’t let Tropical Storm Barry stop them either. But they will wait a day. “Due to the weather we’re moving Sunday’s Superdome show to Monday,” the band announced. “Hang onto your tickets, they...
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July 12, 2019 - 4:52 am
( ALT 103.7 ) -- Nobody has ever told this police dog its sometimes dangerous to meet your heroes. A man was walking through a metro station in New York City a few weekends back when he happened upon a chance meet and greet encounter with none other than McGruff the Crime Dog. While McGruff was...
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July 11, 2019 - 10:41 pm
( 1010 WINS ) -- R. Kelly was arrested Thursday night in Chicago on federal child pornography and obstruction of justice charges, the U.S. attorney's office in Chicago said. He was arrested by NYPD detectives and Department of Homeland Security investigators. The rapper is expected to be brought to...
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Don Ames
July 08, 2019 - 10:38 am
TV shows, movies and lots of stars heat things up in Hollywood South this summer. There'll be plenty of big names in the city to shoot both feature film projects and TV shows. And, Chris Stelly, Executive Group Director of Louisiana Entertainment, says some of those projects feature stars that are...
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July 07, 2019 - 1:48 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — It helps to have one of the biggest lead-ins ever. "Spider-Man: Far From Home," the first Marvel movie after "Avengers: Endgame," swung past any franchise fatigue to dominate the July Fourth holiday weekend, raking in an estimated $185.1 million since opening Tuesday and earning $93...
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July 06, 2019 - 4:34 pm
Three Saenger (SANG-er) Theaters within driving distance have been renovated, but the one in south Mississippi is dark, with a leaky roof and unsafe areas. The Sun Herald reports that millions of dollars have been spent to renovate the Biloxi Saenger Theater and millions more will be needed to...
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Don Ames
July 05, 2019 - 4:18 pm
The abandoned Six Flags amusement park that has stood empty in New Orleans since Hurricane Katrina may finally be facing demolition. The Six Flags park never reopened after the levees failed and flooded the city with water in 2005. Mayor LaToya Cantrell now says her office is targeting the site for...
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