Happy Monday Everybody!
What a beautiful weekend....now it's time to start celebrating the week!
BMC (1331 Decatur) has a great early show at 6:00 pm with Fun in the Pocket featuring Mayumi Shara (drummer extraordinaire)...then stay on for the next show at 9:30 with Smokey Greenwell's Blues Jam!!
Head down Frenchmen Street to d.b.a. (618 Frenchmen) for two great shows!! It's the By & By String Band at 6:00 pm and stay on for The Panorama Jazz Band at 9:00 pm!
Be sure to make a stop by the Spotted Cat (623 Frenchmen) 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.
Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal) is the place to go for an amazing evening in Mid-City.....It's the best of New Orleans piano music with Jon Cleary at 8:00 pm...and come hungry - the kitchen is back open!!
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 (2239 St. Claude) and the Bluegrass Pickin' Party at 8:00 pm...there's no cover and FREE red beans! And stay on for the Old Tire Swingers at 11:00 pm!!
If you love amazing burritos and great music, then BJ's Lounge (4301 Burgundy) is the place for you, because they have one mean burrito, and the incredible sounds of King James & the Special Men...the fun starts up at 10:00 pm!!!
Enjoy this lovely evening on St. Charles Avenue at The Columns (3811 St. Charles)...They've got David Doucet from BeauSoleil fame at 8:00 pm, and while you're enjoying the sounds be sure to have an adult beverage to make you're Monday even better!
Stay Uptown and head on over to the Maple Leaf (8316 Oak) for Papa Grows Funk at 11:00 pm they really know how to get your Monday night funkified!!!
Have a great Monday...and for more musical fun check out WWOZ Livewire ....until tomorrow. And don't forget about the membership drive...GET YOUR BRASS PASSES NOW! :)