Tag Archives: Tipitina’s

Photos: Big History Farewell Show

Local electro-pop band Big History packed their loyal fans into Tipitina’s for a farewell show on Saturday, August 2, 2014. Sweet Crude and Vox and the Hound joined in the Big History big send off, just before lead vocalist Meg Roussel was scheduled to leave for France. Check out these great shots from Big History’s [...]

The Lost Bayou Ramblers Two Step to Tipitina’s on July 12

The Lost Bayou Ramblers will play Tipitina’s on Saturday, July 12, at 9:00 p.m. The Ramblers will take the stage after opening sets by Kid Carsons and Brian Hyken & Wanderlust. Formed in 1999 after fiddle player and singer Louis Michot hitchhiked for three months through Canada, the Lost Bayou Ramblers bring out the best [...]

Ticket Giveaway: The Honorable South at Tipitina’s Saturday, June 28

We are giving away a pair of tickets to see The Honorable South at Tipitina’s on Saturday, June 28, 2014. Doors open at 9 p.m., and the show starts at 10 p.m. Tickets for the show are $11, and Tandem will kick things off before The Honorable South takes the stage. Fill out the form [...]

Foundation Free Fridays Concert Series Kicks off at Tipitina’s

It’s summertime in New Orleans, and we all know what that means. Snowballs, daiquiris, steamy afternoons, hot nights, cold beer, and the Foundation Free Fridays Concert series at Tipitina’s. As if it isn’t enough that we already have the best music in the world performed nightly by the best musicians in the world, we have [...]

Tipitina’s to Hold Songwriting Workshop in Lafayette

Tipitina’s Music Office Co-Op and Lafayette and Acadiana Center for the Arts are offering a free songwriting workshop entitled “3 Songwriters on Songwriting: The Art and Craft of Writing a Good Song,” in the James D. Moncus Theater at the Acadiana Center for the Arts in Lafayette, on Wednesday, June 11 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. Tipitina’s [...]

Photos: Stones Fest 2014 at Tipitina’s

Some of the top musicians in New Orleans took to the stage at Tipitina’s on Friday, March 28 for Stones Fest 2014. Even though a heavy storm knocked out the power for a few minutes, the band never missed a beat, and the capacity crowd was dancing all night long. Former Radiator Dave Malone brought [...]

2014 New Orleans Stones Fest Gets Rolling at Tipitina’s on March 28

The third annual New Orleans Stones Fest will bring together some of the best musicians in New Orleans for a tribute to the Rolling Stones at Tipitina’s on Friday, March 28. Featuring John “Papa” Gros, Chuck Credo IV, Dave Malone, Alex McMurray, Joe Stark, Carl Dufrene, Chad Gilmore, the Honey Island Swamp Band Trio and [...]

Throwback Thursday: Tom Drummond from Better Than Ezra

For this week’s Throwback Thursday, I spoke to Better Than Ezra bass player Tom Drummond about one of the earliest BTE gigs more than 20 years ago. Drummond, who says he’s shocked to think he’s now been in the band for longer than he hasn’t, recounts the first time BTE played in New Orleans: “I [...]

New Orleans Concert Picks of the Week: March 13 – 19, 2014

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of March 13 – March 19, 2014 featuring: Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Glen David Andrews, Honey Island Swamp Band, Eric Lindell, Cindy Scott, Jon Cleary and the Absolute Monster Gentlemen, and Miley Cyrus.   Full ScheduleLouisiana Music on TourAdd [...]

French Quarter Fest is the One Thing to do in Louisiana

According to a recent article on the Huffington Post, French Quarter Fest is the one thing everyone should do in Louisiana. The authors of the post surveyed Huffington Post editors and friends to come up with a list of 50 essential activities or destinations, one for each state. The selections vary wildly – from hanging [...]