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Defender Picks

 

Lundi

April 27th

Marco Benevento

Blue Nile Balcony, 10p.m.

Multi-talented, multi-instrumentalist

 

Eric Lindell

Circle Bar, 10p.m.

Local singer-songwriter with a funky edge

 

FREQUINOX

Blue Nile, 9:15p.m.

Stanton Moore, R.Walter, W.Bernard, Donald Harrison, Mercurio + Ronkat & Brian J

 

DRKWAV

Maison, 10p.m.

John Medeski, Skerik & Adam Deitch, and Yojimbo

 

Joan Armartrading

Civic Theater, 9p.m.

British singer-songwriter

 

Amanda Shaw

Rock n Bowl

Fiddle phenom matured and so has her sound

 

Instruments A Comin’

Tips, 8p.m.

Benefit to help kids with music feat. HISB, Johnny Sketch, New Orleans Suspects, Paul Barrere, Wild Magnolias, Galactic, Anders

 

Marcia Ball

HOB, 8p.m.

Godmother of New Orleans Soul

 

Jimbo Mathus

d.b.a 10p.m.

Squirrel Nut Zippers alum plays solo singer-songwriter work

Mardi

April 28th

Luther Dickinson, Cody Dickinson, Johnny Vidacovich

Maple Leaf Bar, 10p.m.

 

DRAGON SMOKE

One Eyed Jacks, 9p.m.

Stanton Moore, Ivan Neville, Eric Lindell, Robert Mercurio

 

The WHIP!

Blue Nile, 12a.m.

Brian J(Pimps), Ron Kat, Robert Walter, Pete Shand, Corey Henry, John Staten

 

Skerik

Blue Nile Balcony, 10p.m.

Experimental sax virtuoso

Mercredi

April 29th

Bob Dylan

Saenger Theatre, 8p.m.

The master returns to the town he says “saved his life”

 

Justin Bieber’s Girlfriend

Hi Ho Lounge, 9p.m.

Side project from Yojimbo and Skerik

 

Johnny Vidacovich, Ivan Neville, June Yamagishi & George Porter Jr.

Maple Leaf, 10p.m.

 

Megalomaniacs Ball

Howling Wolf, 10p.m.


After the Fest, Day 7


The Jazzfest cubes have officially wrapped, but the musicians are still on call. Sunday night is popping like it’s that first Friday all over again (literally), with all your favorites still up and at ‘em, atom bombing. Sleep is for calling in sick tomorrow, so ramble on:

 

12:00PM-10:00PM- NOizeFest 2011: Mikronaut, The Bongoloids, One Man Machine, MC Tracheotomy, The Guilt Of... + Helen Gillet and Mark Southerland, MC Koan, Mikroshards, Naughty Palace, DJ Quintron, Dummy Dumpster, City of Hungry Ghosts vs. BeatImprint, Rob Cambre, DJ Matty, FROGINOMICON, Bunny and Buggy, Josh Cohen & Big Freddie Gong Proud Father, Rainbow Static, Planklength, Witchbeam...FREE (609 Lesseps St)

7:00PM- 13th Annual Jazzfest Blow Out Crawfish Boil: music, food, tradition (3207 Derby Place)

8:00PM- Steel Pulse: Reggae without the covers (House of Blues)

8:00PM- ‘Who The Hell is Tony Green?’: Documentary about this musician, followed by a performance featuring Green and Gypsy Jazz (Zeitgeist Arts Center)

9:00PM- Dr. John & The Lower 911: With Zigaboo's Funk Revue, George Porter, Jr. and the Runnin' Pardners (Howlin’ Wolf)

9:00PM- Eric Lindell: With Thomas Johnson and the People (One Eyed Jacks)

10:00PM- Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk: with Skerik and Karl Deonson, Prgone, and DJ Fndomntl (Tipitinas)




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