OffBeat’s Concert Picks of the Week: February 7-13, 2013

Louisiana Music
on Tour
Full Concert Calendar



  • Howlin’ Wolf: the Revivalists (RK) 10p
  • Rock ‘n’ Bowl: Chubby Carrier (ZY) 8:30p
  • Snug Harbor: Topsy Chapman and Solid Harmony (MJ) 8 & 10p
  • Three Muses: Tom McDermott (JV) 4:30p, Luke Winslow-King (JV) 7:30p
  • Tipitina’s: Old 97s (RK) 10p

Old 97s at Tipitina’s on Thursday



  • Blue Nile: Ingrid Lucia (JV) 7p, Honey Island Swamp Band (RR) 10p; Balcony Room: Prytania (VR) 10p
  • d.b.a.: Linnzi Zaorski (JV) 6p, Pine Leaf Boys (BU) 10p
  • Howlin’ Wolf: Rebirth Brass Band, Jermaine Quiz (BB) 10p
  • Little Gem Saloon: Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns (JV) 9p
  • Palm Court Jazz Café: Duke Heitger and Palm Court Jazz Band (TJ) 8p
  • Snug Harbor: Papa Mali (MJ) 8 & 10p
  • Tipitina’s: the Funky Meters, the New Mastersounds (FK) 11p

Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns at the Little Gem Saloon on Friday



  • Blue Nile: Washboard Chaz Blues Trio (BL) 7p, Big Chief Summit feat. Big Chiefs Monk Boudreaux and Bo Dollis Jr. with Big Sam and friends (MG) 10p; Balcony Room: Strange Roux, Mississippi Rail Company (BL) 10p
  • d.b.a.: Little Freddie King (BL) 11p
  • House of Blues (the Parish): Reckless Kelly (RC) 9p
  • Howlin’ Wolf: Rebirth Brass Band, Papa Grows Funk (FK) 10p
  • Maple Leaf: Flow Tribe (FK) 10:30p
  • Rock ‘n’ Bowl: Mo’ Jelly (BL) 9:30p
  • Tipitina’s: Galactic, Fishbone (FK) 10p

Little Freddie King at d.b.a. on Saturday



  • Blue Nile: Red Baraat (FK) 10p; Balcony Room: Dappa Live! (HH) 10p
  • d.b.a.: Palmetto Bugs Stompers (SI) 6p, Funk and Chant with Papa Grows Funk and Big Chief Monk Boudreaux (FK) 10p
  • Maple Leaf: Joe Krown Trio feat. Russell Batiste and Walter “Wolfman” Washington (FK) 10:30p, Surprise Mardi Gras Blowout (FK) 12a
  • One Eyed Jacks: the Revivalists, Naughty Professor (RK) 10p
  • Snug Harbor: Johnny Sansone (MJ) 8 & 10p
  • Tipitina’s: Trombone Shorty’s Bacchus Bash feat. Partners N Crime, Big Easy Bounce Band, Baby Boyz Brass Band  (VR) 9p

Red Baraat at Blue Nile on Sunday



  • d.b.a.: Glen David Andrews (JV) 10p
  • House of Blues: G. Love and Special Sauce (BL) 10p
  • Howlin’ Wolf: George Porter Jr. and his Runnin’ Pardners, Derek Freeman’s Smokers World (FK) 10p
  • Maple Leaf: Papa Grows Funk (FK) 10:30p
  • One Eyed Jacks: Quintron and Miss Pussycat, Stephanie “Call the Police” McDee, the K-Holes, Vice Cooler (VR) 10p
  • Palm Court Jazz Café: Palm Court All-Stars feat. Topsy Chapman, Barbara Shorts, Lars Edegran, Ronell Johnson, Clive Wilson, Tim Laughlin, Kerry Lewis, Jason Marsalis (TJ) 8p

G. Love and Special Sauce at House of Blues on Monday



  • d.b.a.: Tin Men (RK) 2p, Gypsyphonic Disko with the New Orleans Klezmer All-Stars (KZ) 4p, Tribe Nunzio (FK) 7p, Treme Brass Band (BB) 9p
  • Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse: Andrew Baham Band (JV) 8p
  • Maple Leaf: 101 Drummers (MG) 8p, Rebirth Brass Band (FK) 10:30p
  • Spotted Cat: the Reboppers (JV) 10a, AJ Forest and the Woodcutters (JV) 2p, Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns (JV) 6p, Shotgun Jazz Band (JV) 10p

Andrew Baham Band at Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse on Tuesday



  • d.b.a.: Tin Men (RK) 7p, Walter “Wolfman” Washington and the Roadmasters (BL) 10p
  • Dmac’s: Ron Hotstream and Tony Italiano (RC) 7p, Lynn Drury and guests (SS) 9p
  • Rock ‘n’ Bowl: Johnny J. and the Hitmen (SI) 8:30p
  • Snug Harbor: Delfeayo Marsalis and Uptown Jazz Orchestra (MJ) 8 & 10p

Lynn Drury and Guests at Dmac’s on Wednesday