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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.

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  • 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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  • 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.



  • 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.



  • 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.



  • 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.



  • 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.



  • 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.