Pin It
Favorite

Live Music Events (Jan. 13 - 19, 2014) 

click to enlarge bipolaroid.png

Bipolaroid
Wed. Jan. 15 | Fresh off releasing Twin Language (Get Hip), psych-rockers Bipolaroid headline this "Manny for Mayor" benefit, the leap-year-like, never-ending campaign to elect Manny "Chevrolet" Bruno, New Orleans' "Troubled Man for Troubled Times." Natty Sanchez and Gardenia Moon open at 10 p.m. at Circle Bar.

click to enlarge bb_king.jpg

B.B. King
Thu. Jan. 16 | The One Kind Favor King asks on his 2008 LP? "See That My Grave is Kept Clean." At the double-infinity age of 88, the B.B. King is anything but dead, guesting on the debut by Mississippi MC Big K.R.I.T. and getting feted by President Barack Obama (at the White House's Red, White and Blues performance) and Morgan Freeman (in the 2012 documentary B.B. King: The Life of Riley). Mia Borders opens at 8:30 p.m. at the Civic Theatre.

camron.jpg

Cam'ron
Thu. Jan. 16 | Since emerging from New York in the mid-1990s, Cam'ron has released a series of albums and talked up beefs with several big-name rappers. He released the mixtape Ghetto Heaven in October 2013. At 10 p.m. at The Howlin' Wolf.

click to enlarge feufollet_056_copy.jpg

Feufollet
Fri. Jan. 17 | Lafayette's Feufollet started as a precocious traditional Cajun band and evolved into a French-speaking, indie-rocking outfit. It recently finished recording an album due out this year. At 10 p.m. at d.b.a.

click to enlarge tom_mcdermott_and_evan_christopher_copy.jpg

Kenny Garrett
Fri. Jan. 17 | Alto saxophonist Kenny Garrett was recently nominated for a Grammy for Pushing the World Away. He leads his quintet in this New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation Jazz Journey free concert. Singer/guitarist Raul Midon also performs. At 7 p.m. at Dillard University's Lawless Memorial Chapel.

Tom McDermott and Evan Christopher
Sun. Jan. 19 | Longtime collaborators pianist Tom McDermott and clarinetist Evan Christopher have explored everything from the works of Louis Gottschalk and Sidney Bechet. They perform at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. at Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro.

Pin It
Favorite

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Submit an event Jump to date

Latest in New Orleans Event Previews

Readers also liked…

Spotlight Events

  • Sweet Bird of Youth @ Loyola University New Orleans, Marquette Theatre, Marquette Hall
    6363 St. Charles Ave. http://www.montage.loyno.edu

    • Thu., March 23, 8 p.m., Thursdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. and Sundays, 3 p.m. Continues through April 16
  • Varla Jean Merman Sings? @ Cafe Istanbul
    New Orleans Healing Center, 2372 St. Claude Ave. http://www.cafeistanbulnola.com

    • Fri., March 24, 8 p.m. and Sat., March 25, 8 p.m.
  • Chris Rock @ Saenger Theatre
    1111 Canal St. http://www.saengernola.com

    • Sat., March 25, 7 p.m., Sun., March 26, 7:30 p.m. and Mon., March 27, 8 p.m.
  • Close Me Out @ Hi-Ho Lounge
    2239 St. Claude Ave. http://www.hiholounge.net

    • First Saturday of every month

© 2017 Gambit
Powered by Foundation