New Orleans Concert Picks of the Week: July 18 – 24, 2013

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of July 18 – July 24, 2013 featuring: Geno Delafose, the Brass-A-Holics, John Boutte, Helen Gillet, Alexis and the Samurai, Sasha Masakowski, and Robert Plant presents the Sensational Space Shifters.

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July 22July 23July 24



  • Preservation Hall: Louis Ford and his New Orleans Flairs (TJ) 8p
  • Rivershack Tavern: Truman Holland (VR) 9p
  • Rock ‘n’ Bowl: Horace Trahan (ZY) 8:30p
  • Snug Harbor: Derek Douget Quartet (MJ) 8 & 10p

Horace Trahan, plays Rock ‘n’ Bowl on Thursday.

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  • Buffa’s Lounge: Ruby Moon (JV) 8p
  • Davenport Lounge (Ritz-Carlton): Jeremy Davenport (JV) 9p
  • Little Gem Saloon (Ramp Room): Shamarr Allen and the Underdawgs (RK) 9p
  • Maple Leaf: Corey Henry’s Treme Funktet (RR) 10:30p
  • One Eyed Jacks: Morning 40 Federation (RK) 10p
  • Snug Harbor: Steve Turre and Delfeayo Marsalis (MJ) 8 & 10p
  • Tipitina’s: Good Enough for Good Times, Chris Mule and the Perpetrators (FK) 10p

Morning 40 Federation, plays One Eyed Jacks on Friday.



  • d.b.a.: John Boutte (JV) 8p, George Porter Jr. and His Runnin’ Pardners (FK) 11p
  • Mahalia Jackson Theater: Sounds of New Orleans Benefit for St. Jude Community Center feat. Brass-A-Holics, Paul Sanchez, Naydja Cojoe, Charmaine Neville and others (VR) 8p
  • Rock ‘n’ Bowl: Amanda Shaw and the Cute Guys (ZY) 9:30p
  • Snug Harbor: Steve Turre and Delfeayo Marsalis (MJ) 8 & 10p

George Porter Jr. and His Runnin’ Pardners, play d.b.a. on Saturday.



  • Dmac’s: Walter “Wolfman” Washington (BL) 6p
  • Kajun’s Pub: JD Hill and the Jammers, Guitar Lightnin’ Lee (BL) 5p
  • Snug Harbor: James Singleton, Tim Green, Jonathan Freilich and Johnny Vidacovich (MJ) 8 & 10p
  • Three Muses: Gal Holiday and the Honky Tonk Revue (CW) 8p

Gal Holiday and the Honky Tonk Revue, plays Three Muses on Sunday.



  • Chickie Wah Wah: Alexis and the Samurai (ID) 8p
  • d.b.a.: Glen David Andrews (JV) 10p
  • Maple Leaf: Jon Cleary and the Absolute Monster Gentlemen (FK) 9p

Alexis and the Samurai, play Chickie Wah Wah on Monday.



  • d.b.a.: Treme Brass Band (BB) 9p
  • Ellis Marsalis Center for Music: Margie Perez and friends (JV) 7p
  • Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse: Jason Marsalis (JV) 8p
  • Maple Leaf: Rebirth Brass Band (FK) 10:30p
  • Snug Harbor: Davell Crawford (MJ) 8 & 10p

Jason Marsalis, plays Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse on Tuesday.



  • Chickie Wah Wah: Tom McDermott and Meschiya Lake (JV) 8p  #
  • Rock ‘n’ Bowl: Jerry Embree (PI) 8:30p
  • Snug Harbor: Delfeayo Marsalis and Uptown Jazz Orchestra (MJ) 8 & 10p
  • Three Muses: Erin Demastes (JV) 7p

Delfeayo Marsalis and the Uptown Jazz Orchestra, play Snug Harbor on Wednesday.