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New Orleans Club & Concert Picks of the Week: May 17, 2018 – May 23, 2018

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of May 17, 2018 – May 23, 2018 featuring James Andrews at Jazz in the Park; Dr. Michael White, Gregg Stafford and Leroy Jones at Little Gem Saloon; Jonathon Boogie Long with Keith Stone at Fontaine Palace; Tumbling Wheels at Siberia; Alvin Youngblood Hart and Muscle Theory at Chickie Wah Wah; Sunpie’s Brithday Bonanza at the Maple Leaf Bar; The Quickening at One Eyed Jacks; Joe Bonamassa at the Saenger Theater; Wolff and Clark Expedition with Michael Wolff, Mike Clark and Ben Allison at Snug Harbor; La Noche Caliente with Muevelo at Three Keys; Steely Dan and the Doobie Brothers at the Smoothie King Center; Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul at House of Blues; Mahmoud “Mood” Chouki from Morocco at Snug Harbor; Naughty Professor with Maggie Koerner at Wednesday at the Square plus lots more!

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Armstrong Park: Jazz in the Park feat. James Andrews (JV) 4p

Fontaine Palace: Louie Fontaine and the Beat Machine (VR) 10p

Little Gem Saloon: Dr. Michael White and Gregg Stafford with Leroy Jones (JV) 7:30p

Palm Court Jazz Café: Duke Heitger with Crescent City Joymakers (TJ) 8p

Snug Harbor: NOCCA Jazz Ensemble with Michael Pellera (JV) 8 & 10p

Starlight: Lynn Drury (SS) 7p



Chickie Wah Wah: James McMurtry (VR) 8p

d.b.a.: MainLine (BB) 10p

Fontaine Palace: Jonathon Boogie Long Guitar Fights feat. Keith Stone (VR) 10p

House of Blues (Foundation Room): Jake Landry and the Right Lane Bandits (BL) 7p

Little Gem Saloon: Delfeayo Marsalis (JV) 7:30p

Maple Leaf: Toubab Krewe (FK) 11p

Siberia: Tumbling Wheels, Black Suzie, the Light Set (FO) 10p

Tipitina’s: Foundation Free Fridays feat. New Orleans Suspects, Noisewater (FK) 10p



Abita Springs Town Hall: Abita Springs Opry feat. Last Chance Bluegrass Band, Daryl, Daryl and My Cousin Daryl, Sheryl Cormier Cajun Band, Miss Sophie Lee (VR) 7p

Buffa’s: Davis Rogan (VR) 6p

Chickie Wah Wah: Alvin Youngblood Hart and Muscle Theory (BL) 9p

d.b.a.: Johnny Sketch and the Dirty Notes (FK) 11p

Maple Leaf: Sunpie’s Birthday Bonanza (ZY) 11p

One Eyed Jacks: the Quickening (VR) 9p

Pontchartrain Vineyards: Gal Holiday and the Honky Tonk Revue (SI) 6:30p

Saenger Theatre: Joe Bonamassa (BL) 8p

Snug Harbor: Wolff and Clark Expedition with Michael Wolff, Mike Clark and Ben Allison (JV) 8 & 10p

Three Keys (Ace Hotel): La Noche Caliente with Muevelo and Bookoo Rueda (LT) 9p



Chickie Wah Wah: Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Trio (JV) 8p

Maple Leaf: Bert Cotton Trio (JV) 10p

Palm Court Jazz Café: Mark Braud with Sunday Night Swingsters (TJ) 8p

Snug Harbor: Evan Christopher: Tricentennial Series (JV) 8 & 10p



Chickie Wah Wah: Alex McMurray (SS) 8p

Kerry Irish Pub: Beth Patterson (FO) 8:30p

Maple Leaf: George Porter Jr. Trio (FK) 10p

Snug Harbor: Charmaine Neville Band (JV) 8 & 10p



d.b.a.: Treme Brass Band (BB) 10p

Maple Leaf: Rebirth Brass Band (FK) 11p

Siberia: Piano Night feat. Casey McAllister (PI) 9p

Smoothie King Center: Steely Dan, Doobie Brothers (CR) 7:30p

Snug Harbor: Mahmoud “Mood” Chouki from Morocco (JV) 8 & 10p



d.b.a.: Walter “Wolfman” Washington and the Roadmasters (BL) 10p

House of Blues: Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul (RK) 8p

Lafayette Square: Wednesday at the Square feat. Maggie Koerner, Naughty Professor (VR) 5p

Maple Leaf: Jordan Anderson and the Causeways (FK) 10p

Palm Court Jazz Café: Lars Edegran and Topsy Chapman with Palm Court Jazz Band (TJ) 8p

Snug Harbor: Uptown Jazz Orchestra with Delfeayo Marsalis (JV) 8 & 10p