Pin It

2009 Crawfish Music Festival and Crawfish Boil 

click to enlarge mus_rec-1.jpg

What on earth could bring together indie mix-master RJD2, the estimable Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Jurassic 5 saving-grace Chali 2na and local rock relics the Radiators? Why, 16,000 pounds of Louisiana crawfish, of course. The eclecticism of the 2009 Crawfest, Tulane University's annual mudbug boil-cum-music festival, doesn't end there. Area musicians scheduled to perform include Kermit Ruffins & the Barbecue Swingers, the Joe Krown Trio, the Zydepunks, the Mardi Gras Indians and many more. For its third iteration, the festival is also adding new food and art vendors. Crawfest is the brainchild of Tulane students Dan Haber and Tim Cullen, who launched the inaugural event with the help of friends and a collection of New Orleans acts in 2007; it is staged by the Associated Student Body Crawfest Committee and funded entirely by student activities fees. Free admission. — Noah Bonaparte Pais

11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sat., April 4

Tulane University, Lavin-Bernick Center Quad;


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Pin It
Submit an event

Latest in Music Previews

Spotlight Events

  • Anemone, Faith Healer, Video Age @ Poor Boys Bar
    1328 St. Bernard Ave.

    • Tue., March 20, 9 p.m.
  • Book of Love @ One Eyed Jacks
    615 Toulouse St.

    • Sat., March 24, 9 p.m.
  • Caroline Rose with The Weeks @ Gasa Gasa
    4920 Freret St.

    • Sun., March 25, 9 p.m.

© 2018 Gambit
Powered by Foundation