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1999 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival Schedule

First Weekend Club Gigs

April 23 | April 24 | April 25 | April 29 | April 30 | May 1 | May 2 | Heritage Stage

Clubs: 1st weekend | Daze Between   | 2nd Weekend  | In-Stores












Café Brasil

Smiley Ricks & His Mardis Gras Indians (10p)

Andrew Lasala (8p), Iguanas (12a)

Kermit Ruffins & The BBQ Swingers (10:30p)

Milongo Tango (7p), Mahfouz (11p)

Cajun Queen Riverboat

Galactic (boarding 9:45p, departure 10:30p, dock between sets approx 12a)

Canal Bus Stop Bar & Grill

Charmaine Neville (10p)

Wallace Johnson, Bobby Love band feat Willie West (7p)

Walter "Wolfman" Washington w/ Timothea & Cindy Chen (8p)

Carrollton Station

Motorway (10p)

Woodenhead, Twang-O-Rama (10p)

The Magpies w/John Magnie & Steve Amadee of subdudes (10p)

New Orleans Songwriters' Night: Jim McCormick, Theresa Anderson, Caleb Guillotte, Cary Hirstius, Kim Carson - Anna Egge will open (9p)


Mardis Gras Indians of the Nation - cd release party (10p)

Treme Brass Band (9:30p), New Birth Brass Band (11:30p)

Hot 8 Brass Band (9:30p), Soul Rebels Brass Band (11:30p)

Michael Foster Project (7p)

Dos Jefes Uptown Cigar Bar

BeBop night: Webster Davis Quartet (9p)

Wendell Brunious & the Usual Suspects (9p)

The Uniboppers ( 9p)

The Jazz Disciples (9p)

Dragon's Den

Mad Poet Express (7:30p), Muvovum (11p)

Iris May Tango (10p)

Mas Mamones (10p)

Rik Slave & the Man Scouts of America (10p)

Dream Palace

Iris May Tango (10:30p)

The Black Eagles Mardi Gras Indians (10:30p), Original P Member of Parliment Funkadelic (12:30a)

Radiators (11:11p)

June Victory & the Bayou Renegades (10:30p), Black Eagles Mardi Gras Indians (12:30a)

Dream Palace - UPSTAIRS

All That, Zuma (10:30p)

The Batiste Brothers (10:30p)

Funky Butt

Delfeayo Marsalis & Permagrin (10p)

Wild Magnolias (10p), Henry Butler (1:30a)

Donald Harrison, Jr. w/Special Guests (10p & 12a), Henry Butler (1:30a)

Astral Project (10p & 12a)

House of Blues

Closed for private party

Corey Harris (10p), Lucinda Williams (12a)

Zigaboo's Funk Revue (10p), Maceo Parker (12a)

Gospel Brunch w/One-A-Chord (10a), Vinyl (10p), funky Meters (12a)

Howlin' Wolf

Zigaboo's Funk Review (10p)

Reverand Horton Heat (10p)

Los Hombres Calientes (10p)

Michael Ray & His Cosmic Krewe - Neon Sound Experience (10p)

Jimmy's Music Club

George Porter Jr. & His Runnin Pardners, Mulebone (10p)

The Radiators (10p)

Dash Rip Rock (10p)

Freddy Omar & His Latin Dance Band (10p). Walter "Wolfman" Washington & The Roadmasters (12a)

Joe's Cozy Corner

Newbirth Brass Band (10p)

Kermit Ruffins & the Barbecue Swingers (6p), Rebirth Brass Band (9p)

Le Bon Temps Roule

Henry Butler & Orleans Inspiration (10p)

1000 $ Car (10p)

Lenny McDaniel (10p)


Levon Helm's Classic American Café

Samirah Evans & the Silktones (6p), Irma Thomas (9:30p), Herman Ernest Funkfest (10p)

John Boutte (6p), Levon & Amy Helm w/the Barn Burners (10p), Wayne Toups & Zydecajun (12a)

Razzberry Ragtimers (2p), Banu Gibson & New Orleans Hot Jazz (6p), Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band (9p), Marcia Ball, Carol Fran & Clarence Holliman (11p)

Banu Gibson & New Orleans Hot Jazz (5p), LMNOP Opening: Kim Caron, Gary Hirstius, Theresa Anderson (8p), Mike West & Myshkin (9p), Lisa Richard (9:15p), Troy Campbell (9:30p), Ann Rabson (9:45p), Brint Anderson (10p), Annette Bjergfeldt (10:15p), Leslie Smith (10:30p), Barbara K (10:45p), Chris Chandler (11p), Pete Anderson (11:15p), Psycho Sisters (11:30p), Alex McMurray (11:45p), Bill & Kim Davis (12a), Adams-Griffin Project w/Luther Kent (1a)

Lion's Den

Irma Thomas

Irma Thomas

Irma Thomas

Live Bait

Royal Fingerbowl (10:30p)

Gary Hirstius & Day 7 (7p), Dave Easley, The Sarah Kramer Band & John Carey (10:30p)

Marva Wright w/Theresa Andersson (9p)

Trout New Orleans

Maple Leaf

Iris May Tango (10p)

Rockin Dopsie Jr. & The Zydeco Twisters (10p), Walter "Wolfman" Washington & The Roadmasters (1a), Iris May Tango (3:30a)

Ozamatli (10p), Jon Cleary & The Absolute Monster Gentleman (12a), Rebirth Brass Band (3:30a)

John Mooney & Bluesiana (10p), The Slackers (3:30a)

Margaritaville - Storyville Tavern

Kenny Holladay (3p), Jim Smith & the Damn Frontier (6p), Jeremy Lyons Trio (9:30p)

John Fohl (2p), Kipori "Baby Wolf" Woods (5p), Jeremy Lyons Trio (8p)

Lenny McDaniel (2p), Irving Bannister's All-Stars (5p), Pat "Mother Blues" Cohen (8p)

Quite Contrary (3p), Irving Bannister's All-Stars (6p)

Margaritaville - Main Stage

Irene Sage (11p)

C.J. Chenier & the Red Hot Louisiana Band (11p)

N.O. Songwriters Showcase: Lenny McDaniel, Mike West Band, Jim Smith (9:30p)

Mermaid Lounge

New World Funk Ensemble (10p)

Royal Fingerbowl (10:30p), Glyn Styler & Co. (12:30p)

Hackberry Ramblers (9p), Mike West Band (11p)

Drums & Tuba (10p), Iris May Tango (12a)


Mamou Brew (6:30p)

Kermit Venable (6:30p)

Beau Basin (6:30 p)

Mid-City Bowling Lanes (Rock & Bowl)

Zydeco Joe & Terrence Simien (upstairs, 9:30p), Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas, Geno Delafose & French Rockin' Boogie (downstairs, 9:30p)

Beau Jocque, Tab Benoit w/the Louisiana Legends (10p)

The Iguanas, Rockin' Dopsie, Jr. & The Zydeco Twisters (10p)

Keith Frank, Boozoo Chavis, Little Band of Gold (9p)


La Touche (7p)

Mamou Prairie Band (7p)

Jay Cormier (7p)

Mamou Prairie Band (7p)

Municipal Auditorium, Armstrong Park

Regis Gizavo of Madascar (8p), Santana (10p), Los Hombres Calientes (11p)

Joshua Redman (8p), David Sanborn (9:30p), Ray Charles (11p)

New Orleans.Net café (at CAC)

New Orleans Klezmer Allstars at Blue Note Happy Hour (6-8p)

Palm Court Jazz Café

Crescent City Joymakers (8p)

Ernie Elly's Gentlemen of Jazz feat Thais Clarke (8p)

The Palm Court Band w/Lionel Ferbos (8p)

Lucien Barbarin's N.O. Jazz Swingsters (8p)

Pete Funtain's Night Club

Pete Fountain (10p)

Praline Connection Gospel & Blues Hall

Trumpet Summit: Art Farmer, Harry "Sweets" Edison, Irvin Mayfield, Kermit Ruffins, Clyde Kerr Jr, Charlie Miller, Shannon Powell, David Torkanowsky, Chris Severin (12a)

Preservation Hall

John Brunious & the Preservation Hall Jazz Band (8:30p)

Leroy Jones & the Preservation Hall Jazz Band (8:30p)

Wendell Brunious & the Preservation Hall Jazz Band (8:30p)

Harold "Duke" Dejan's Olympia Brass Band (8:30p)

Red Room

John Brinson (7p), Johnny Angel & the Swingin' Demons (9:30p)

Victor Atkins (7:15p), Jeremy Davenport (9p)

Loren Pickford (7:15p), TBA (9p)

Irvin Mayfield w/Germaine Bazzle (8p)

Rivershack Tavern

Lenny McDaniel Band (10p)

Paula & the Pontiacs (10p)

Shim Sham Club

Hadda Brooks (10p)

Hadda Brooks (10p)

Leo Nocentelli (10p)

Snug Harbor

Jason Marsalis Quintet, Irving Mayfield Quintet (9&11p)

Ellis Marsalis (9 & 11p)

Ellis Marsalis (9 & 11p)

Terrance Blanchard Group (9 & 11p)

Southport Hall (Jefferson, LA)

Brass Band Blowout: Treme Brass Band, New Orleans Nightcrawlers, Lil' Rascals (9p)

Lil' Bryan (10p), Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band (12a)

Timothea & Cindy Chen, Walter Wolfman Washingon (10p), Leo Nocentelli. (12a)

Le Bon Vie (10p), Stavin' Chain (11:30p), Tab Benoit & Louisiana Legends (1a)

State Palace Theater

Little Rascals (9p), John Mooney & Bluesiana (10p), subdudes (12a)

Pharcyde (9p), Galactic (11p), Soul Coughing (1a)

Pilfers (9p), Mustard Plug (11p)

Storyville District - Parlor

Henry Butler (12p), Kim Prevost & Bill Solley (5:30p), George French (9p)

Henry Butler (12p), Lillian Boutte (7p), George Wein & Newport Allstars (10:30), Corey Harris (1a)

Lil' Queenie (7p), Donald Harrison (10:30p)

Jason Marsalis (4:30p), Dirty Dozen (9p)

Storyville District - Trombone Alley

Tommy Ridgley & the Untouchables (8:30p)

Duke Robillard (8:30p), Kermit Ruffins & the Barbecue Swingers (12a)

Brunch: Rocks of Harmony (10:30a), Krosfyah of Barbados (8:30p), John Mooney & Bluesiana (12a)

Brunch: Rocks of Harmony (10:30a), N.O. Klezmer Allstars (7:30p), Kermit Ruffins (11p)

Tipatina's French Quarter

Happy Hour: John Carey (5-8p), Allen Toussaint presents Amadee Castenell (10p)

Happy Hour: Eddie Bo (5-8p), Jazz Babyz (10p), Cyril Neville presents Irvin Mayfield's Big Band Tribute to Duke Ellington (12a)

Happy Hour: Eddie Bo (5-8p), Terrence Simien (10p) Iris May Tango (12:30a)

Brunch w/Kermit Ruffins Swing Band (12:30p), Marva Wright's Crawfish Bash (10p)

Tipatina's Ruins

Tipatina's Uptown

Shanachie Showcase: N.O. Klezmer Allstars, Anders Osborne, Keith Frank, Mem Shannon (10p)

Galactic, Leo Nocentelli (10p)

Fiji Mariners w/Col Bruce Hampton & Dr Dan (10p), Bela Fleck & The Flecktones (12a)

Bruce Daigrepont's Fais Do Do w/free red beans (5-9p), Jazz Mandolin Project (10p), Bela Fleck & The Flecktones (12a)

Tipatina's Warehouse (Big Room)

Marcia Ball (10p), The Neville Brothers (12a)

George Porter, Jr. (10p), Neville Brothers (12a)

Tyler's Beer Garden

James Rivers Movement (10p)

Grace Darling (10p)

Leslie Smith (10p)


Kermit Ruffins & The BBQ Swingers (10p)

Vic's Kangaroo Café

Amy & The Hank Sinatras (10p)

Brad McCool & The Big City Blues Band (10p)

Mark May & The Agitators (11p)

Nelson Lunding (4-7p)

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