Check out The Historical Gumbo Trail for information on great restaurants across Louisiana, as well as superb oral histories about New Orleans’s most famous food.
Head to the online home of Gambit, an alternative weekly, for great arts listings and events.
The blog at Defend New Orleans (you may have seen their T-shirts on Brooklyn hipsters) is a good resource for music, food, and general NoLa happenings.
With a tagline of “Blood. Alcohol. Content,” NoLA Defender reads like The Awl of New Orleans.