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Tulane University New Wave

Alumnus holds 8th annual Chaz Fest in his backyard

Tulane University New Wave by Sally Asher April 29, 2013

It’s lucky for music lovers that Tulane alumnus Alex McMurray decided one day in 1992 to ask himself what would happen if kept riding his bike into the unknown — beyond the French Quarter. The journey took him to the Bywater neighborhood of New Orleans, where he co-founded the local music festival Chaz Fest that takes place in his own backyard on Wednesday (May 1).