Keith Spera

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Keith Spera writes about music, culture and his kids.

For the sixth year of the Jazz in the Park concert series at Armstrong Park, organizers decided to try something different and more ambitious.

The Avett Brothers have canceled a nearly sold-out show scheduled for Thursday, March 30 at the Saenger Theatre in New Orleans. The band has a…

The options for live music in New Orleans this week include a southern rock/country legend, a newfangled bluegrass/Americana band and an occas…

The 2017 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival's full schedule was released Tuesday, kicking off the one-month countdown to the fest's opening day.

Little Feat’s iconic 1978 live album “Waiting for Columbus” will be the subject of an all-star concert at the Saenger Theatre on May 6, the se…

As the name implies, the annual Hogs for the Cause fundraiser is primarily about pigs. But the music component has grown more robust over the …

Fans who filled the Saenger Theatre on Saturday night expecting comic Chris Rock got something else entirely: a raucous, raunchy, occasionally…

With his burly frame, salt-and-pepper hair and beard, and reading glasses riding low on his nose, David Egan exuded warmth and big-heartedness…

The options for live music this week include a contemporary rhythm and blues leading man and a blues harmonica legend.

Brian Wilson is one of pop music's original mad geniuses. In the 1960s, he pushed the boundaries of what a band could accomplish in the record…

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