Happy Monday Everybody!
Here's some good stuff to get your Monday going the right way!
Tonight tonight!! It's the Drink Deck NOLA Launch Party from 6:00 pm to 9:00pm at d.b.a. (618 Frenchmen) - Drinks compliments of Drink Deck and a chance to see the Drink Deck New Orleans live and in person! It's a deck of gift cards and travel guide to NOLA's best bar scenes presented as a deck of playing cards. Good for yourself and perfect as a gift, they don't expire! There's also be music with Paul Sanchez at 6:00 pm, and stay on for Glen David Andrews and Amanda Shaw at 9:00 pm..for the low low cover of $5!!! Don't forget to RSVP at http://drinkdecknolalaunch.eventbrite.com/
Monday Night Music
Head on down to Mid City for "SIN" happy hour and music at Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal)...Happy hour runs from 4:00 to 7:00 pm. Enjoy music from Glen David Andrews with no cover, and celebrate Service Industy Night for Smoke Free Living!!! And come hungry cause Taceaux Loceaux has yummy food for you!!
You can stay in the Mid-City 'hood and go on over to Banks Street Bar (4401 Banks)about 10:00 pm for the N'awlins Johnnys and FREE red beans tonight!
It's never too hot for some porch sippin' over at the Columns Hotel (3811 St. Charles) and who knows maybe we'll be lucky and get a shower to cool things off....It's David Doucet of Beausoleil fame at 8:00 pm tonight!
And If you're lookin' for some bluegrass music 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 (veggie red beans too)!
And there's more Frenchman Street fun - before and after the Launch Party...BMC (1331 Decatur) has a great early show at 5:00 pm with Fun in the Pocket featuring Mayumi Shara (drummer extraordinaire)...then stay on for the next show at 9:30 with Smoky Greenwell's Blues Jam!!
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.
To top off you're evening....you gotta go Uptown and 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 one...and for more musical fun check out WWOZ Livewire ....until tomorrow.