Happy Monday - and what a beautiful Monday it is!
Monday Night Music
If you're Uptown - Enjoy some cocktail porch sippin' over at the Columns Hotel (3811 St. Charles)....Tonight David Doucet of Beausoleil fame performs at 8:00 pm tonight!
Head on down to Mid-City and to Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal) Monday resident Jon Cleary, is playing solo piano at 8:00 pm (with only an $8 cover)! Don't forget to come hungry for some delicious pizza and other good stuff from the kitchen!!
There's more fun in Mid-City over at the Banks Street Bar (4401 Banks) come by for The N'Awlins Johnnys at 10:00 pm and don't forget about the FREE red beans tonight!
And 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...plus cheap and yummy red beans (veggie red beans too) plus it's smoke-free!!
Lots of fun around Frenchmen Street!
Tonight is the CD-release party for Debbie Davis from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm at d.b.a. (618 Frenchmen Street)....Mark your calendars and join us for a Jazz Fest pre-party to celebrate the release of Debbie's first and long awaited solo record. Alex McMurray, Tom McDermott and Matt Perrine will be joining is and some special guests to perform some songs from the record and whatever else strikes them as a good idea. Copies of the CD will be available for one night only for the reduced price of $10 with no limit on how many you can buy. Stock up before the Fest and do some early Christmas shopping because they'll never be this cheap again!!!
BMC (1331 Decatur) has a great early show at 5:00 pm with Lil Red and Big Bad...then stay on for the next show at 9:30 with Smoky Greenwell's Blues Jam!!
And three great shows at the Maison (508 Frenchmen) with some happy hour fun with Chicken and Waffles at 5:00 pm, in the Penthouse there's Swing Dance Lessons with the NOLA Jitterbugs at 6:00 pm, The Royal Roses at 7:00 pm, and The New Orleans Super Jam at 9:30 pm.
Be sure to make a stop by the Spotted Cat (623 Frenchmen) early for this great line-up of music...Sarah McCoy at 4:00 pm, Dominick 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 jazzalicious 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 10:00 pm - they'll get your Monday night funked up -remember there's a cover - but it's worth it!!!
Have a great one...and for more musical fun check out WWOZ Livewire - http://www.wwoz.org/new-orleans-community/music-calendar...until tomorrow!