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NOLA 300 Music

Listening to 300 Years of New Orleans Music: Playlist

Songs that inspired our tricentennial music issue

Published: September 4, 2018
Last Updated: December 3, 2018

Our tricentennial music issue spans 300 years of genres, neighborhoods, influences and technologies – a vast expanse of space and sound. This hundred-song playlist doesn’t even come close to a comprehensive representation of all the music New Orleans has gifted the world with, but it’ll move your dance floor. Give it a spin.