Beaucoup Music Calendar for Jan. 17-23

THURSDAY

  • THE SHAKEDOWN JAM: 8 p.m., doors open; 9 p.m., show, The Howlin’ Wolf, 907 St. Peters St., New Orleans. With special guests Dr. John, George Porter Jr. and Bonerama Horns. Presented by the New Orleans Suspects and the Lions Club. Proceeds benefit the New Orleans Musicians’ Clinic and Assistance Foundation. $20, advance; $25, door. http://www.thehowlinwolf.com or (504) 415-3514.
  • STYX: 7 p.m., doors; 8 p.m., show, House of Blues, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. $50-$100. http://www.houseofblues.com or (504) 310-4999.
  • SWEET STREET SYMPHONY: 7 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. http://508maisonmusique.com.
  • ED VOLKER: 8 p.m. to 11 p.m., Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St., New Orleans. $20. (504) 304-4714. http://www.chickiewahwah.com/
  • CAMILE BAUDOIN AND FRIENDS: 10 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. $15. (504) 949-0696. http://www.snugjazz.com.
  • MAJOR BACON ROCKS AT CHECK POINT CHARLIE’S: 11 p.m., Check Point Charlie, 501 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. Free. (504) 281-4847.

FRIDAY

  • BEST OF THE BEAT AWARDS 2012: 6 p.m., Generations Hall, 310 Andrew Higgins Dr., New Orleans. Celebrate OffBeat Magazine’s 25th anniversary at the 2012 Best of the Beat Awards. Featuring performances by: Mannie Fresh & Dee-1, The Revivalists, Big History, Ingrid Lucia & special guests, Debauche, Helen Gillet’s Acordion-off. Purchase tickets at http://www.jambase.com/search.asp?venueID=5784&si=3
  • JOE KROWN: 7 p.m., Le Bon Temps Roule, 4801 Magazine St., New Orleans (504) 895-8117. http://www.myspace.com/4801magazine.
  • ACOUSTIC SYNDICATE: 8 p.m., Maple Leaf, 8316 Oak St., New Orleans.
  • THE RADIATORS REUNION P: 10 p.m., Tipitina’s Uptown, 501 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. http://www.tipitinas.com.

SATURDAY

Irvin Mayfield and the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra performing the music of Ray Charles: 8 p.m., doors; 9 p.m., show, House of Blues, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. $20-$70. http://www.houseofblues.com or (504) 310-4999.

  • AN EVENING OF IRISH AND AMERICAN FOLK MUSIC: 7 p.m., Deutsches Haus, 1023 Ridgewood Dr., Metairie. Start your New Year off with an evening of Irish and American Folk music with Danny O’Flaherty. Tickets are $12-Haus members & $15-non-members, available at the door. (504) 522-8014. http://deutscheshaus.org.
  • THE SCORSESES: 9 p.m., The Dive Bar, 3408 28th St., Metairie.
  • WINTER WHITEOUT WITH BRO SAFARI AND TORRO TORRO NEW ORLEANS: 10 p.m., Ampersand, 1100 Tulane Ave., New Orleans. http://www.clubampersand.com.
  • DELFEAYO MARSALIS SEXTET: 10 p.m., The Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St., New Orleans Free. http://www.littlegemsaloon.com.

SUNDAY

  • B.B. KING: 7 p.m., Tipitina’s Uptown, 501 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans http://www.tipitinas.com.
  • BOBBY CAMPO QUINTET: 8 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. $15. (504) 949-0696. http://www.snugjazz.com.
  • PERPETUAL GROOVE IN NEW ORLEANS: 9 p.m., The Howlin’ Wolf New Orleans, 907 S. Peters St., New Orleans $15. http://www.howlin-wolf.com.
  • THE MALAH (CO): 11 p.m., The Howlin’ Wolf New Orleans, 907 S. Peters St., New Orleans. http://www.howlin-wolf.com.

MONDAY

  • JON CLEARY-SOLO PIANO: 8-10:30 p.m., Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St., New Orleans. (504) 304-4714. http://www.chickiewahwah.com.

TUESDAY

  • TOMMY MALONE: 8 p.m. to 11 p.m., Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St., New Orleans. (504) 304-4714. http://www.chickiewahwah.com.

WEDNESDAY

  • ENVISIONING LOUISIANA: 7:30 p.m., St. Louis Cathedral, French Quarter, New Orleans. The Historic New Orleans Collection and the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra will present “Envisioning Louisiana,” the seventh installment of Musical Louisiana: America’s Cultural Heritage. The popular series, which enjoys generous support from national grant-awarding institutions, examines different aspects of the state’s contributions to classical music with a concert and educational programming. For more information, visit http://www.hnoc.org or call (504) 523-4662.
  • MESCHIYA LAKE AND TOM MCDERMOTT: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St., New Orleans. (504) 304-4714. http://www.chickiewahwah.com.
  • THE DEVIL MAKES THREE: 7:30 p.m., House of Blues New Orleans, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. http://www.hob.com/venues/clubvenues/neworleans.
  • LOS LOBOS: 8 p.m., Tipitina’s Uptown, 501 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans http://www.tipitinas.com.
  • JEFF MANGUM: 10 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St., New Orleans http://www.oneeyedjacks.net

LIVE MUSIC VENUES

  • AMPERSAND: 1100 Tulane Ave., New Orleans. http://www.clubampersand.com.
  • BANKS STREET BAR AND GRILL: 4401 Banks Street , New Orleans. Free live music. Wednesdays, Major Bacon with free BLTs. http://www.banksstreetbarandgrill.com or (504) 486-0258.
  • THE BLUE NILE: 532 Frenchmen Street, New Orleans. (504) 948-2583 or http://bluenilelive.com. Live music Tuesday through Sunday. Featuring Open Ears Music Series, Tuesday at 10 p.m. with free live music in the balcony room.
  • CAFE ISTANBUL: New Orleans Healing Center, 2372 St Claude Ave., New Orleans. http://cafeistanbulnola.com. Live music, theatre, films and poetry. Thursdays, Michaela Harrison, $5.
  • CHECK POINT CHARLIE: 501 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. (504) 281-4847.
  • CHICKI WAH WAH: 2828 Canal St., New Orleans. (504) 304-4714. http://www.chickiewahwah.com. Live music, food, full bar.
  • CIRCLE BAR: 1032 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. (504) 588-2616. Live music. Full bar.
  • CLEVER WINE BAR: 3700 Orleans Avenue #1C, New Orleans. (504) 483-6314. http://www.cbwines.com. Live local performers every Monday.
  • DBA: 618 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. (504) 942-3731. http://dbabars.com.
  • THE DIVE BAR: 3408 28th St., Metairie. (504) 324-9428.
  • HOUSE OF BLUES: 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. http://www.houseofblues.com or (504) 310-4999.
  • THE HOWLIN’ WOLF: 907 St. Peters St., New Orleans. http://www.thehowlinwolf.com or (504) 415-3514.
  • LE BON TEMPS ROULE: 4801 Magazine St., New Orleans (504) 895-8117.
  • THE LITTLE GEM SALOON: 445 S. Rampart St., New Orleans. http://www.littlegemsaloon.com.

The maple leaf bar: 8316 Oak Street, New Orleans. (504) 866-9359 or http://www.mapleleafbar.com. Sundays, Joe Krown Trio with Walter “Wolfman” Washington & Russell Batiste Free boiled shrimp and exotic meats with paid admission. $ 8. Mondays, Papa Grows Funk. Tuesdays, Rebirth Brass Band. Wednesdays, Honey Island Swamp Band. Thursdays, The Trio featuring Johnny V & Special Guests. Fridays, Papa Mali & Double Uptown Shotgun.

  • ONE EYED JACKS: 615 Toulouse St., New Orleans. http://www.oneeyedjacks.net. (504) 569-8361. Fast Times 80s night every Thursday. Touring alternative acts.
  • PALM COURT JAZZ CAFÉ: 1204 Decatur St., New Orleans. (504) 525-02000. http://www.palmcourtjazzcafe.com. Live jazz nightly, Wednesdays-Sundays.
  • PRESERVATION HALL: 726 St. Peter St., New Orleans. (504) 522-2841. http://www.preservationhall.com. Live jazz nightly from 8-11 p.m. $15 admission. All ages welcome.
  • TIPITINA’S UPTOWN: 501 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. http://www.tipitinas.com.