New Orleans Concert Picks of the Week: August 15 – 21, 2013

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of August 15 – 21, 2013 featuring: the Soul Rebels, Partners-N-Crime, John Lisi and Delta Funk, Dave Easley, Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers, the Rebirth Brass Band and Alvin Youngblood Hart.

August 15August 16August 17August 18
August 19August 20August 21

 

THURSDAY, AUGUST 15

  • Chickie Wah Wah: Candye Kane (BL) 8p
  • Davenport Lounge (Ritz-Carlton): Jeremy Davenport (JV) 5:30p
  • Kerry Irish Pub: Patrick Cooper (FO) 9p
  • Le Bon Temps Roule: Soul Rebels (BB) 10p
  • Rock ‘n’ Bowl: Rosie Ledet (ZY) 8:30p

The Soul Rebels play Le Bon Temps Roule on Thursday.

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FRIDAY, AUGUST 16

  • Carousel Bar (Hotel Monteleone): Phillip Manuel Duo (JV) 5p, Banu Gibson Swing Band (JV) 9p
  • d.b.a.: Hot Club of New Orleans (JV) 6p, Corey Ledet and his Zydeco Band (ZY) 10p
  • One Eyed Jacks: Partners-N-Crime, Hot 8 Brass Band, Zena Moses (HH) 10p
  • Rock ‘n’ Bowl: Kermit Ruffins, Delta Funk (SI) 9p
  • Tipitina’s Uptown: Dr. John and the Nite Trippers plus John “Papa” Gros (FK) 9p

Partners-N-Crime play One Eyed Jacks on Friday.

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 17

  • Carrollton Station: Grayson Capps and the Lost Cause Minstrels (RK) 10p
  • d.b.a.: John Boutte (JV) 8p, Eric Lindell (BL) 11p
  • Little Gem Saloon (Ramp Room): Kermit Ruffins (JV) 7p
  • Old U.S. Mint Performance Hall: Clarence Johnson (JV) 8p
  • One Eyed Jacks: Terry McDermott and the Bonfires (RK) 10p
  • Rivershack Tavern: John Lisi and Delta Funk (FK) 10p

John Lisi and Delta Funk plays the Rivershack Tavern on Saturday.

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 18

  • d.b.a.: Palmetto Bugs Stompers (SI) 6p
  • Maison: Dave Easley, Cristina Perez (JV) 5p, Big Easy Brawlers (BB) 10p
  • Maple Leaf Bar: Joe Krown Trio feat. Russell Batiste and Walter “Wolfman” Washington (FK) 10:30p

Dave Easley plays Maison on Sunday.

 

MONDAY, AUGUST 19

  • d.b.a.: Shannon Powell Quartet (JV) 9p
  • Hi-Ho Lounge: Bluegrass Pickin’ Party (BU) 8p
  • Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse: Gerald French and the Original Tuxedo Jazz Band (JV) 8p
  • Kermit’s Treme Speakeasy Restaurant: Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers (JV) 6p

Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers play Kermit’s Treme Speakeasy Restaurant on Monday.

 

TUESDAY, AUGUST 20

  • Chickie Wah Wah: Jon Cleary (PI) 8p
  • Maple Leaf Bar: Rebirth Brass Band (FK) 10:30p
  • Snug Harbor: Davell Crawford (MJ) 8 & 10

The Rebirth Brass Band plays the Maple Leaf Bar on Tuesday.

 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21

  • Chickie Wah Wah: Alvin Youngblood Hart (BL) 8p
  • d.b.a.: Walter “Wolfman” Washington and the Roadmasters (BL) 10p
  • Maple Leaf Bar: Hill Country Hounds (RR) 10:30p
  • Preservation Hall: Preservation Hall Jazz Band feat. Mark Braud (TJ) 8p
  • Rock ‘n’ Bowl: Johnny J. and the Hitmen feat. Derek Huston (SI) 8:30p

Alvin Youngblood Hart plays Chickie Wah Wah on Wednesday.