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ROCK

Nov. 30

akil the mc/syllable seven/dj minus one/kladini figures/tiny arch: Spanish Moon

archnemesis/ perry gaffney jr.: Varsity Theatre

octavious/ghost in the gallows: Chelsea’s Café

gregG wright: Onezia Lounge (Gonzales)

Dec. 1

gregg wright band: Red Dragon Listening Room (8 p.m.)

BIG HISTORY: Spanish Moon

Dec. 2

styk and them: Hound Dogs (1 p.m.)

blues/rhythm and blues

Nov. 30

charles wilson: Belle of Baton Rouge Casino atrium (8 p.m.)

peter novelli: Phil Brady’s

Ms. J.J. Johnson: Poor Boy Lloyd’s (7 p.m.)

grady champion: Teddy’s Juke Joint (Zachary, 8 p.m.)

sundanze and friends: Daiquiri Café

Dec. 1

Teddy’s Christmas party with Grady Champion: Teddy’s Juke Joint (Zachary, 8 p.m.)

Dec. 2

lil’ ray neal: Teddy’s Juke Joint (Zachary, 6 p.m.)

VARIETY

Nov. 30

flashback: Cadillac Café

typikal reasons: Park Place (Gonzales)

heath ransonette (5 p.m.)/todd and cory (9 p.m.): Southpaws Daiquiris (La. 73)

timewarp: Glen’s

la. 1: VFW Hall (South Choctaw Drive, 7 p.m.)

silverhook: Double D Daiquiris (Denham Springs)

carbon copy: Superior Grill (6:30 p.m.)

gary bello and friends: Club Coozan

the breton sound: L’Auberge Casino Edge bar

rodney and friends: Christmas in the Pines (Independence, 8 p.m.)

Dec. 1

harvey wallbangers: Cadillac Café

jack high: Southpaws Daiquiris (La. 73)

cam pyle: Southpaws Daiquiris (La. 42)

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

james linden hogg: Kids Fest (Baton Rouge River Center)

racoon: Twisted Daiquiri (Central)

debbie landry band: Onezia Lounge (Gonzales)

feliciana: Magnolia Café (St. Francisville)

DALE SELLARS AND BACK ROADS: Bada’s Bar (Port Barre)

Dec. 2

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

toby templet: Southpaws Daiquiris (La. 73)

james linden hogg: LSU Rural Life Museum Christmas Days

the breton sound: L’Auberge Casino Edge bar

Dec. 3

aaron neville: Manship Theatre (7:30 p.m.)

Dec. 4

aaron neville: Manship Theatre (7:30 p.m.)

open mic with lynn anselmo: Heaux Jeaux’s

eddie smith band: On the Half Shell (6:30 p.m.)

Dec. 5

heath ronsonnet: Heaux Jeaux’s

Dec. 6

jake smith: L’Auberge Casino Edge bar

Nov. 29

bryce and neal: Park Place (Gonzales)

tricky dickies: Cadillac Café

the breton sound: L’Auberge Edge bar (8:30 p.m.)

acoustic

Nov. 30

mike miller: Southpaws Daiquiris (La. 42)

two if by land: On the Half Shell (6:30 p.m.)

rocky saxon: Heads and Tails (6 p.m.)

Dec. 1

kirk holder:On the Half Shell (6:30 p.m.)

Dec. 2

kirk holder:Beausoleil Restaurant (noon)

the fugitive poets: LSU Rural Life Museum

rocky saxon: VFW Hall (South Choctaw Drive, 2 p.m.)

Dec. 3

debbie landry: On the Half Shell (6:30 p.m.)

Dec. 4

rocky saxon: VFW Hall (South Choctaw Drive, 5 p.m.)

Dec. 5

kevin and dennis: On the Half Shell (6:30 p.m.)

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

Dec. 6

kirk holder: Churchill’s

rhett guillot: Spanky’s Daiquiris (Prairieville)

scott feske and todd o’neill: On the Half Shell (6:30 p.m.)

bubba plauche: Onezia Lounge (Gonzales)

country/bluegrass

Nov. 30

kozmic kowboyz: Jones Boys’ Hall of Fame (Denham Springs)

Dec. 1

old time country christmas with carlton jones, jeremy downey, christy solar, anita leblanc and the old south singers: Old South Jamboree (Walker, 7 p.m.)

Jones boys’ hall of fame band: Jones Boys’ Hall of Fame (Denham Springs)

Dec. 2

mickey and jack: Jones Boys’ Hall of Fame (Denham Springs, 5 p.m.)

Dec. 5

mickey, jack, mark and Billy: Jones Boys’ Hall of Fame (Denham Springs, 8 p.m.)

cajun/zydeco

Nov. 30

wayne toups: Texas Club

christian

Nov. 30

tobymac: Baton Rouge River Center Arena

jazz

Dec. 2

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

Dec. 5

john hebert: Hartley/Vey Studio Series (7:30 p.m.)

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

Dec. 6

michael and shaun ward/john gray/howard hall/dj pk1: The Famous Theatre

dance

Nov. 23

dance lessons: Jones Boys’ Hall of Fame (Denham Springs, 6:30 p.m.)

Dec. 3

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

Dec. 4

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

Dec. 5

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

Dec. 6

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

Free line dance lessons: Jones Boys’ Hall of Fame (Denham Springs, 6:30 p.m.)

karaoke

Nov. 30

karaoke: Thai Kitchen

Dec. 1

karaoke: Backstreet Lounge

Dec. 5

KARAOKE: Spanish Moon

outlying

Nov. 30

memphis all-stars: Paragon Casino (Marksville)

ron antoon: Paragon Casino atrium bar (Marksville, 7 p.m.)

Dec. 1

la. 1: Crazy Dave’s (Livingston)

memphis all-stars: Paragon Casino (Marksville)

the fabulous bagasse boyz: Christmas in the Pines (Apostolic Campground, 55303 Cooksey Lane, Independence)

ron antoon: Paragon Casino atrium bar (Marksville, 7 p.m.)

Dec. 5

ron antoon: Paragon Casino atrium bar (Marksville, 6 p.m.)

Dec. 6

ron antoon: Paragon Casino atrium bar (Marksville, 6 p.m.)

laFAYETTE AREA

Nov. 30

paul thorn band: Vermilionville Performance Center (7 p.m.)

darden smith: Acadiana Center for the Arts (7:30 p.m.)

ruben moreno zydeco re-evolution: Blue Moon Saloon (8 p.m.)

Dec. 1

ganey arsement and the lakeside gamblers: Liberty Theater (Eunice, 6 p.m.)

Dec. 2

Lil wayne and sam ol’ 2 step: Whiskey River (1365 Henderson Levee Road, 4 p.m.)

tom vandenavond/the harmed brothers: Blue Moon Saloon (8 p.m.)

Dec. 4

smile empty soul: Grant Street Dance Hall

Dec. 5

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

Dec. 6

the invincible czars/dirty bourbon river show: Blue Moon Saloon (8 p.m.)

eunice choir and concert band: Liberty Center (200 W. Park Ave., 7 p.m.)

ew orleans AREA

Nov. 30

dirt, dust & trees featuring ernest gaines, soledad o’brien and irvin mayfield and the new orleans jazz orchestra: The Joy Theater (1200 Canal St., 7:30 p.m.)

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

the top cats: Rock ’n’ Bowl

johnny sketch and the dirty notes: Maple Leaf Bar

stooges brass band: Blue Nile

michael franks: House of Blues (8 p.m.)

preservation hall jazz masters with leroy jones: Preservation Hall (8 p.m.)

vox and the hound/sports and leisure: The Parish at House of Blues

los poboy citos/the local skank: Tipitina’s

meschiya lake and the little big horns (6 p.m.)/chapter soul with kirk joseph and calvin johnson (10 p.m.): d.b.a.

CLOCKWORK ELVIS/ATOMIC DADDY-O/LOUISIANA HELLBENDERS: One Eyed Jacks

robin barnes (5 p.m.)/prima jazz quartet (9 p.m.)/lena prima band (10 p.m.): The Carousel Bar (Hotel Monteleone)

joe krown (5 p.m.)/leon “kid chocolate’ brown (8 p.m.)/burlesque ballroom (midnight): Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse (Royal Sonesta Hotel)

little freddie king: Irvin Mayfield’s I Club (614 Canal St., enter through Common Street)

chris watts/dharma doll/tony italiano/crescent guns/ruby rendrag/suki: Banks Street Bar and Grill

Dec. 1

glen david andrews/jonathon “boogie” long: Rock ’n’ Bowl

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

derrick freeman/swampgrease: Blue Nile

akil the mc: Dragon’s Den

rusty yates: Louisiana Music Factory (3 p.m.)

gospel brunch: House of Blues (10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.)

adonis rose (8 p.m.)/free agents brass band (midnight): Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse (Royal Sonesta Hotel)

dr. girlfriends dance gallery: One Eyed Jacks

the revealers: Banks Street Bar and Grill

syllable seven: The Green Room (Covington)

honey island swamp band: Tipitina’s

Dec. 2

benny grunch and the bunch: Maison (508 Frenchmen St., 3 p.m.)

tyler’s revisited with germaine bazzle and paul longstreth: Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse (Royal Sonesta Hotel, 8 p.m.)

of montreal/french horn rebellion: Howlin’ Wolf

south jones/nola country/RON HOTSTREAM:Banks Street Bar and Grill (3 p.m.)

christmas dance with the 3 string band: St. Luke’s Family Center (910 Cross Gates Blvd., Slidell, 8 p.m.)

Dec. 3

gerald french and the original tuxedo band: Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse (Royal Sonesta Hotel, 8 p.m.)

jon cleary: Chickie Wah Wah

THE ART OF FUNK: Banks Street Bar and Grill

smile empty soul: Hanger 13

Dec. 4

jason marsalis: Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse (Royal Sonesta Hotel, 8 p.m.)

paul longstreth: The Carousel Bar (Hotel Monteleone, 5 p.m.)

micah mckee and friends/carlos friends: Banks Street Bar and Grill (8 p.m.)

Dec. 5

kipori woods (5 p.m.)/nojo jam featuring the music of antonio carlos jobim (8 p.m.): Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse (Royal Sonesta Hotel)

palm court jazz band: Palm Court Jazz Café(7 p.m.)

matt lemmler (4:30 P.M.)/STEPHANIE JORDAN JAZZ QUARTET (8 P.M.): The Carousel Bar (Hotel Monteleone)

curren$y’s jet lounge: The Parish at House of Blues (8:30 p.m.)

major bacon: Banks Street Bar and Grill

swing night with jerry embree: Rock ’n’ Bowl (8:30 p.m.)

Dec. 6

aerosmith/cheap trick: New Orleans Arena

leroy jones and katja toivola/crescent city joymaker: Palm Count Jazz Café(7 p.m.)

roman skakun (5 p.m.)/the james rivers movement (8 p.m.): Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse (Royal Sonesta Hotel)

david torkanowsky (4:30 P.M.)/GEORGE FRENCH TRIO FEATURING ELLEN SMITH (8 P.M.): The Carousel Bar (Hotel Monteleone)

surrender the fall: Southport Hall

kathryn rose: Banks Street Bar and Grill

zydeco night with leon chavis: Rock ’n’ Bowl (8:30 p.m.)

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