Tag Archives: 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 [...]

New Orleans Concert Picks of the Week: February 27 – March 5, 2014

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of February 27 – March 5, 2014 featuring: Sarah McCoy and the Oopsie Daisies, Rotary Downs, Eric Lindell, Al “Carnival Time” Johnson, Galactic, the Rebirth Brass Band, and Gal Holiday and the Honky Tonk Revue.   Full [...]

Robert Randolph and the Family Band Comes to Tipitina’s Saturday

This Saturday (February 22) Robert Randolph and the Family Band rides into Tipitina’s where it will headline a bill that also features Americana outfit the Ben Miller Band. A familiar face on the New Orleans front, Randolph’s fiery pedal steel has lit up many a Crescent City night over the course of the last decade. [...]

Feufollet and Sweet Crude Set for Tipitina’s on Friday, January 24, 2014

UPDATE: show is postponed until new date TBA, due to icy weather and closed roads near Baton Rouge on January 24. *** Friday night (January 24), 2013 Best of the Beat performers Feufollet and nominees Sweet Crude will take the stage at Tipitina’s. Both among Cajun music’s most promising torchbearers, each group looks not only [...]

New Orleans Concert Picks of the Week: January 16 – 22, 2014

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of January 16 – 22, 2014 featuring: B.B. King, The Radiators, OffBeat’s Best of the Beat Awards show,Tom McDermott and Evan Christopher, Luke Winslow-King, the Rebirth Brass Band, and John Fohl and Johnny Sansone.   Full ScheduleLouisiana [...]

New Orleans Concert Picks of the Week: January 09 – 15, 2013

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of January 09 – 15, 2014 featuring: Helen Gillet, the Lost Bayou Ramblers, George Porter Jr. and his Runnin’ Pardners, Linnzi Zaorski, Jon Cleary and the Absolute Monster Gentlemen, the James Singleton Quartet and Dave Matthews and [...]