Happy Monday everybody and what a beautiful day it is!!!
There's gonna be a great breeze from the river today...so it's a good night to 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.
You can get your evening started off right at Chickie Wah Wah on Canal....they have Jimmy Robinson & Cranston Clements Unplugged for an early show at 7:00 pm...and I'm sure there's gonna be some yummy food too!!
There's a fun double header over at Maison (508 Frenchmen)...You got the amazing Ingrid Lucia at 7:00 pm, and WWOZ will broadcast the Monday Night Super Jam live at 10:00 pm...The Jam features "Rue Fiya!" with Gene Harding, Zena Moses, Matthew Clark, William Repholz, and C.R. Gruver. Many exciting special guests will be performing with the group, including Mem Shannon, Jeremy Phipps, Winston Turner, Mario Abney and Charleston Perkins. This live broadcast is sponsored by http://www.letsbetotallyclear.org/, so the venue will be totally smoke-free for the evening, providing a healthy environment for the musicians, staff and audience....now this sounds like a fun way to spend your evening!!
If you're looking for a new place to check out with some great food and music....head on over to Three Muses (536 Frenchmen)...tonight they have the Panorama Jazz Band at 7:00 pm!
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 and this will surely start your evening off right!
Stick around Mid-City and go on over to the Banks Street Bar & Grill for the N'Awlins Johnnys at 9:00 pm and some free red beans and rice for your Monday night!
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!
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.
Have a great Monday...and for more musical fun check out WWOZ Livewire ....until tomorrow.