New Orleans Club & Concert Picks of the Week: May 4, 2017 – May 10, 2017

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of May 4, 2017 – May 10, 2017 featuring Tom McDermott and Chloe Feoranzo at Buffa’s; Jhn Mooney and the Bluesiana Band at Carrollton Station; Triangle Club with Louie Michot and Corey Ledet at Chickie Wah Wah; Medeski Martin and Wood at the Civic Theater; Trombone Shorty Foundation’s Shorty Fest featuring Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue at House of Blues; Jurassic 5 at Howlin’ Wolf; Rage Fest featuring Lettuce, Marco Benevento at Joy Theater; The Grid featuring Nesby Phips, Tra$h Magnolia at Mag’s 940; Mystikal, Parners-N-Crime, DJ Jubilee and the TBC Brass Band at the Carver Theater; Lake Street Dive at the Civic Theater; Paul Sanchez and the Rolling Road Show at Chickie Wah Wah; Hurrary for the Riff Raff at the Civic Theater; Basin Street Record’s 25-Year Anniversary Party featuring Irvin Mayfield, Kermit Ruffins, Jason Marsalis, Henry Butler, Davell Crawford, Dr. Michael White and others at the Little Gem Saloon; Midnight Preserves a benefit for Preservation Hall featuring the Preservation Hall Jazz Band at Preservation Hall; The Bad Plus at Snug Harbor; North Mississippi All-Stars and the Deslondes at Tipitina’s; The Weeknd at the Smoothie King Center; Mitch Woods and the Delta 88s at Rock ‘n’ Bowl plus lots more!

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Banks Street Bar: Dave Jordan and the NIA (RR) 9p

Buffa’s: Tom McDermott and Chloe Feoranzo (JV) 8p

Carrollton Station: John Mooney and the Bluesiana Band (BL) 10p

Chickie Wah Wah: Triangle Club with Louie Michot and Corey Ledet (KJ) 11:59p

Civic Theatre: Medeski Martin and Wood, Nels Cline (MJ) 9p

House of Blues: Trombone Shorty Foundation’s Shorty Fest feat. Trombone Shorty and Orleans Ave., the Seratones, New Breed Brass Band (JV) 8p

Howlin’ Wolf: Jurassic 5, Blackalicious (HH) 10p

Joy Theater: Rage Fest feat. Lettuce, Marco Benevento, DJ Soul Sister, RaShawn Ross (FK) 10p

Mag’s 940: the Grid feat. Nesby Phips, Tra$h Magnolia (HH) 10p

Maple Leaf: Johnny Vidacovich, Marco Benevento and Oteil Burbridge (VR) 8p, Johnny Vidacovich, Sonny Landreth and Oteil Burbridge (VR) 11p

Music Box Village: Mike Dillon’s Punk Rock Percussion Consortium with many special guests (VR) 6:30p

Orpheum Theater: the Revivalists (FK) 9p



Brooks’ Seahorse Saloon: Po Boyz Organ Group with Simon Lott (FK) 10a & 5:30p

Carrollton Station: Mia Borders Band (RB) 10p

Carver Theater: Mystikal, Partners-N-Crime, DJ Jubilee, TBC Brass Band (HH) 10p

Chickie Wah Wah: Paul Sanchez and the Rolling Road Show (RR) 8p

Civic Theatre: Hurray for the Riff Raff (ID) 8p

Howlin’ Wolf: 15th Annual Bayou Rendezvous (FK) 9p

Joy Theater: The New Mastersounds (FK) 2a

Little Gem Saloon: Basin Street Records 20th Anniversary Party feat. Irvin Mayfield, Kermit Ruffins, Jason Marsalis, Henry Butler, Davell Crawford, Dr. Michael White and others (VR) 8:30p

Mag’s 940: Debauche, Helen Gillet (GY) 10p

Orpheum Theater: Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe presents Exile on Bourbon Street (FK) 9p

Preservation Hall: Midnight Preserves: A Benefit for the Preservation Hall Foundation feat. Preservation Hall Jazz Band and special guest (TJ) 11:59p

Rivershack Tavern: Gal Holiday and the Honky Tonk Revue (CW) 9p

Rock ‘n’ Bowl: John “Papa” Gros Band, Eric Lindell, Honey Island Swamp Band (BL) 8:30p



Champions Square: Future, A$AP Ferg, Kodak Black (HH) 7p

Circle Bar: Dash Rip Rock (RK) 10p

Civic Theatre: Lake Street Dive, Sweet Crude (FO) 9plakestreetdive

d.b.a.: New Orleans Klezmer All-Star’s 25-Year Anniversary Bash (JV) 2a

Howlin’ Wolf: Anders Osborne and friends, Pimps of Joytime, New Orleans Suspects (FK) 9:30p

Maison: Sexual Thunder (FK) 10p

Maple Leaf: Jon Cleary and the Absolute Monster Gentlemen with Nigel Hall (VR) 11p

Prime Example: Nicholas Payton Trio (JV) 8p

Rock ‘n’ Bowl: Eric Lindell, Dale Watson, Flow Tribe (VR) 8:30p

Saenger Theatre: New Orleans Is Waiting For Columbus feat. Warren Haynes, Jamey Johnson, Dave Malone, John Medeski, Don Was, Terence Higgins, Mark Mullins (VR) 9p

Snug Harbor: the Bad Plus with Ethan Iverson, Reid Anderson and Dave King (JV) 8 & 10p

Tipitina’s: North Mississippi All-Stars, the Deslondes (FO) 9p



Carver Theater: Zydeco Fest with Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band, Corey Ledet and his Zydeco Band (ZY) 9p

Howlin’ Wolf: Michael Jackson vs. Stevie Wonder feat. Eric “Benny” Bloom, DJ Williams and others, Zigaboo’s Funk Revue, Organ Freeman (FK) 11p

Maple Leaf: Marco Benevento (FK) 3a

Rock ‘n’ Bowl: Tab Benoit, Sonny Landreth, Jonathon Boogie Long (BL) 8:30p

Snug Harbor: Henry Butler Quartet (JV) 8 & 10p

Tipitina’s: Dumpstaphunk, Naughty Professor, DJ Soul Sister (FK) 9p



Blue Nile: the Nth Power (FK) 10:30p

Chickie Wah Wah: Ed Volker’s Quintet Narcosis (VR) 9p

Maple Leaf: the Porter Trio feat. George Porter Jr. and Eric Krasno (FK) 10p

Siberia: the Obsessed, Karma to Burn, Lo-Pan, Mountain of Wizard (ME) 8p

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



Chickie Wah Wah: Jon Cleary (VR) 8p

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

Lafitte’s Blacksmith Shop: Lucky Lee (SS) 9p

Maison: Gregory Agid (JV) 4p

Maple Leaf: Rebirth Brass Band (FK) 11p

Smoothie King Center: the Weeknd (SS) 7:30p

Three Muses Maple: Gypsyland (JV) 7p

UNO Lakefront Arena: Blink-182 (VR) 7p



Lafayette Square: Wednesdays at the Square feat. PJ Morton, Andrew Duhon Trio (VR) 5p

Maple Leaf: Raja Kassis Presents Space Dub feat. members of Toubab Krewe and others (FK) 10p

Rock ‘n’ Bowl: Mitch Woods and the Delta 88s (SI) 8p

Snug Harbor: Terrance Taplin and Uptown Jazz Orchestra (JV) 8 & 10p