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Live Music Events (Feb. 10 - Feb. 16, 2014) 

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Carolina Chocolate Drops
Feb 14 |
After topping Billboard's folk and bluegrass charts, the old-time string band from Durham, N.C. recejavascript:popUpBinaryUpload('f:oid:2311041:image:1')ived the 2010 Grammy Award for best traditional folk album for Genuine Negro Jig (Nonesuch), continuing the band's critically acclaimed revival — and reinvention — of black Appalachian folk music. The band released Leaving Eden in 2010. Luke Winslow-King opens at 9 p.m. at Tipitina's.

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Shakedown II: A Benefit for the New Orleans Musicians' Clinic
Thu. Feb. 13 | Andre Bohren performs a tribute to George Gershwin, and there are performances from Bonerama, Honey Island Swamp Band, Johnny Sketch & the Dirty Notes, and a tribute to Professor Longhair, among other acts. At 8 p.m. at The Howlin' Wolf.

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The Walkmen with Lost Bayou Ramblers
Sat. Feb. 15 | This fundraising concert for the Rock On Foundation — an athletics and arts charity launched at last year's South by Southwest by NBA brothers Matt and Luke Bonner — is like a genre-mash pickup fantasy: openers Lost Bayou Ramblers, headliners The Walkmen and, for pre-game entertainment, a DJ set by Vampire Weekend drummer Chris Tomson. At 10 p.m. at One Eyed Jacks.

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Gardens & Villa
Sun. Feb. 16 | The self-titled 2011 debut by pointillist synth-pop band Gardens & Villa got lost in the shadow of Secretly Canadian labelmate Yeasayer. Produced by Tim Goldsworthy (Cut Copy), follow-up Dunes won't end the comparisons, but it should flip them — it's similar and superior to Yeasayer's Fragrant World. Waterstrider and King Rey open at 9 p.m. at Gasa Gasa.

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Spotlight Events

  • Krewe DeBauche Ball @ Sanctuary Cultural Arts Center
    2525 Burgundy St. http://www.sanctuarynola.org

    • Fri., Feb. 24, 9 p.m.
  • Lundi Gras on the Mississippi @ Spanish Plaza
    1 Poydras St.

    • Mon., Feb. 27, 12-6:30 p.m.
  • Red Beans Parade @ Marigny Opera House
    725 St. Ferdinand St. http://www.marignyoperahouse.org

    • Mon., Feb. 27, 2 p.m.
  • Close Me Out @ Hi-Ho Lounge
    2239 St. Claude Ave. http://www.hiholounge.net

    • First Saturday of every month

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