Happy Monday Everybody!
It's another HOT Monday, but there's a great breeze from the river today...so take a stroll along the River Road levee, and while you're there be sure to stop at the River Shack Tavern at 7:00 pm for some really GOOD red beans and rice, and the cool sounds of Amanda Walker.
If you're looking for a great dinner special and some music too...be sure to stop by Matt and Naddies (937 Leonidas St.) for their summer special.....three appetizers and a glass of wine for only $28...and on Mondays you also get the Courtyard Kings for your entertainment pleasure!
Stay Uptown and keep out the heat and spend some time on the Avenue at The Columns....There's gonna be David Doucet from BeauSoleil fame, and while you're enjoying the sounds have a refreshing adult beverage.....this will surely start your evening off right!
Head on down to Mid-City for a fun evening at Chickie Wah Wah on Canal....they have the amazing sounds Spencer Bohren for an early show at 7:00 pm...and I'm sure there's gonna be some yummy red beans too!!
Stick around the neighborhood and go on over to the Banks Street Bar & Grill (4401 Banks) for the N'Awlins Johnnys at 9:00 pm and some free red beans and rice for your Monday night!
If you're looking to head down to Frenchmen there's some good things going on!
Be sure to make a stop by the Spotted Cat early for this great line-up of music....Brett Richardson at 4:00 pm, Dominic Grillo and The Frenchmen Street All Stars at 6:00 pm and be sure to stay on for the Jazz Vipers at 10:00 pm.....it's sure to be another smokin' Monday evening show.
There's a fun double header over at Maison (508 Frenchmen)...You got Jayna Morgan & The Sazerac Sunrise Jazz Band at 7:00 pm, and the Monday Super Jam hosted by Gene Harding featuring Rue Fiya at 10:00 pm...now this sounds like a fun way to spend your evening!!
BJ's Lounge (4301 Burgundy) has a special show tonight at 9:00 pm with King James and the Special Man...If you've never headed down to BJ's you gotta do it...and if they're serving those yummy burritos you have to get one...they are yummy!!!!
If you're lookin' for some bluegrass music tonight you don't have to go too far to find it....Check out the Hi Ho Lounge on St. Claude and the Bluegrass Pickin' Party at 8:00 pm...there's no cover and FREE red beans at this show too!
Have a great Monday and stay cool...and for more musical fun check out WWOZ Livewire ....until tomorrow