Piano legends of rock 'n' roll headline Saturday's Jazz Fest; biggest crowd to date this year for jam-packed Elton John show

Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON--Sir Elton John performs to a packed crowd on the Acura Stage on the second Saturday of Jazz Fest in New Orleans, La. May 2, 2015.

Underneath the sculpture of Professor Longhair that hangs atop the Acura Stage was, very appropriately, a grand piano. And in the true spirit of the legendary New Orleans piano innovator, it was played all day long. Saturday at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival presented by Shell was a piano bonanza, starting with Texas boogie-woogie piano star Marcia… Continue reading →

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