Shows to Watch for Jan. 4, 2013

ROCK

Jan. 4

zac bro band: The Station

and we were saints/the blackout heist/the dash between: Spanish Moon

ickels and dimes: Renaissance Hotel (6 p.m.)

jordan earles: Happy’s Irish Pub (Coursey Boulevard)

Jan. 5

Blake Harlow: Happy’s (Third Street)

blues/rhythm and blues

Jan. 4

jonathon “Boogie” Long: Big Head’s Tavern (9 p.m.)

michael foster project/dj marquis/howard hall: Varsity Theatre (9:30 p.m.)

VARIETY

Jan. 4

dale sellars and back roads: T&T Lounge (Zachary)

the golden sounds: Deja Vu Daiquiris (Plaquemine, 8 p.m.)

run jane run: George’s (George O’Neal Road, 7:30 p.m.)

Jan. 5

blu rouge: Backstreet Lounge

toni o: Onezia Lounge (Gonzales)

Jan. 6

open mic: Brew HaHa (6 p.m.)

acoustic

Jan. 4

jim bullion (5 p.m.)/todd and cory (9 p.m.): Southpaws (La. 73)

clay and david: Southpaws (La. 42)

Jan. 5

cam pyle: Southpaws (La. 73)

bubba plauche: Southpaws (La. 42)

Jan. 6

justin mccoy: Southpaws (La. 73)

Jan. 9

dixie rose acoustic circle: Teddy’s Juke Joint (Zachary, 7 p.m.)

Jan. 10

bubba plauchÉ: Onezia Lounge (Gonzales)

country

Jan. 5

andy perry/jeremy downey/carlton jones and the red hot country band: Old South Jamboree (9554 Florida Blvd., Walker, 7 p.m.)

jazz

Jan. 6

buddy boudreaux’s xl-acoustic jazz combo: Copeland’s Restaurant (Essen Lane, 11 a.m.)

Jan. 9

ick abraham: Renaissance Hotel (5:30 p.m.)

Jan. 10

jason moran and the bandwagon: Manship Theatre (7 p.m. and 9 p.m.)

ick abraham: Hotel Indigo (6 p.m.)

dance

Jan. 4

teddy’s old time blues ’n’ soul record spin: Teddy’s Juke Joint (Zachary, 8 p.m.)

dj bryce: Onezia Lounge (Gonzales)

Jan. 5

teddy’s old time blues ’n’ soul record spin: Teddy’s Juke Joint (Zachary, 8 p.m.)

Jan. 6

teddy’s old time blues ’n’ soul record spin: Teddy’s Juke Joint (Zachary, 7 p.m.)

Jan. 7

teddy’s old time blues ’n’ soul record spin: Teddy’s Juke Joint (Zachary, 8 p.m.)

Jan. 8

teddy’s old time blues ’n’ soul record spin: Teddy’s Juke Joint (Zachary, 8 p.m.)

Jan. 9

jitterbug lessons: Onezia Lounge (Gonzales, 7:30 p.m.)

Jan. 10

teddy’s old time blues ’n’ soul record spin: Teddy’s Juke Joint (Zachary, 8 p.m.)

karaoke

Jan. 4

karaoke: Thai Kitchen

karaoke: Backstreet Lounge

karaoke: Chuck’s Lounge (Addis)

Jan. 5

karaoke: Chuck’s Lounge (Addis)

Jan. 10

karaoke: Chuck’s Lounge (Addis)

laFAYETTE AREA

Jan. 5

kevin naquin and the ossun playboys: Liberty Theater (Eunice, 6 p.m.)

cajun jam session: Savoy Music Center (4413 La. 190 East, Eunice, 9 a.m.)

Jan. 6

jamie bergeron and kickin’ cajuns: Whiskey River (1365 Henderson Levee Road, 4 p.m.)

Jan. 9

cajun jam: Blue Moon Saloon (8 p.m.)

ew orleans AREA

Jan. 4

kermit ruffins and the barbecue swingers: Blue Nile (7 p.m.)

guster/yellowbirds: House of Blues (8 p.m.)

blue mountain/marah: The Parish at House of Blues (9 p.m.)

lil’ red: Maple Leaf Bar

mark braud with the palm court jazz band: Palm Court Jazz Café (7 p.m.)

cindy scott and friends including brian seeger and helen gillet: Café Istanbul (New Orleans Healing Center, 8 p.m.)

christian serpas and ghost town: House of Blues patio

the revealers: Banks Street Bar and Grill

bottoms up blues gang (10 p.m.)/dj real and black pearl (1 a.m.): Blue Nile Balcony Room

preservation hall jazz masters featuring will smith: Preservation Hall (8 p.m.)

hot club of new orleans (6 p.m.)/the iguanas (10 p.m.): d.b.a.

Jan. 5

leon russell: House of Blues (9 p.m.)

dirty dozen brass band/soul rebels: Tipitina’s

lionel ferbos and the palm court jazz band: Palm Court Jazz Café (7 p.m.)

the music of queen: Mahalia Jackson Theater

Creole String Beans: Chickie Wah Wah

101 runners: Maple Leaf Bar

fleur de tease: One Eyed Jacks

scott sanders quartet featuring olivier bou: Clever Wine Bar (3700 Orleans Ave.)

latina noche/richard crespo/isla nola/dj loco: Banks Street Bar and Grill (8 p.m.)

washboard chaz blues trio (7 p.m.)/soul proect (11 p.m.): Blue Nile

soul apostles (10 p.m.)/dj real and black pearl (1 a.m.): Blue Nile Balcony Room

ew orleans nightingales featuring ingrid lucia: Preservation Hall (8 p.m.)

big soul: House of Blues (6 p.m.)

meschiya lake and the little big horns (7 p.m.)/little freddie king (11 p.m.): d.b.a.

Jan. 6

joe krown trio with russell batiste and walter “wolfman” washington: Maple Leaf Bar

ola country/south jones/ron hotstream: Banks Street Bar and Grill (3 p.m.)

mykia jovan (8 p.m.)/mainline (10 p.m.): Blue Nile

lucien barbarin and the sunday night swingsters: Palm Court Jazz Café (7 p.m.)

st. peter street all-stars featuring lars edegran: Preservation Hall (8 p.m.)

gospel brunch with da’ vocalairs of Baton Rouge: House of Blues (10 a.m.)

the palmetto bug stompers (6 p.m.)/king james and the special men (10 p.m.): d.b.a.

Jan. 7

jon cleary: Chickie Wah Wah (8 p.m.)

papa growS funk: Maple Leaf Bar

the art of funk: Banks Street Bar and Grill

preservation hall living legends featuring maynard chatters: Preservation Hall (8 p.m.)

glen david andrews: d.b.a. (10 p.m.)

Jan. 8

tommy malone: Chickie Wah Wah (8 p.m.)

rebirth brass band: Maple Leaf Bar

clockwork elvis: House of Blues

harvey castle: Banks Street Bar and Grill

etherfriends: Circle Bar

jesse morrow: Blue Nile

preservation hall-stars featuring shannon powell: Preservation Hall (8 p.m.)

treme brass band: d.b.a. (9 p.m.)

Jan. 9

meschiya lake and tom mcdermott: Chickie Wah Wah (7 p.m.)

honey island swamp band: Maple Leaf Bar

Lars edegran and topsy chapman: Palm Court Jazz Café (7 p.m.)

major bacon: Banks Street Bar and Grill

viewers’ choice awards: Tipitina’s

soundman project (8 p.m.)/gravity a (10 p.m.): Blue Nile

the bayou shufflers featuring kristina morales: Preservation Hall (8 p.m.)

songwriter showcase: House of Blues (7 p.m.)

curren$y lounge: The Parish at House of Blues (11 p.m.)

the tin men (7 p.m.)/walter “Wolfman” Washington and the roadmasters (10 p.m.): d.b.a.

Jan. 10

benefit for bill johnston featuring Joint’s jumpin’, jodi borrello, the yat pack and the smoke patron: The Joy Theater (7 p.m.)

spencer bohren and the whippersnappers: Chickie Wah Wah (8 p.m.)

the trio with johnny vidacovich and guests: Maple Leaf Bar

carlos barrientos and friends: Banks Street Bar and Grill

jon cleary (7 p.m.)/tom maxwell (10 p.m.): d.b.a.

micah mckee and little maker (7 p.m.)/reggae night with dj t-roy (10 p.m.): Blue Nile

’90s night: Blue Nile Balcony Room

charlie miller and the crescent city joymakers: Palm Court Jazz Café (7 p.m.)

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