New Orleans music calendar, April 18-24, 2013

THURSDAY

THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT SERIES: 5 p.m., gates open; 6 p.m., performance begins, New Orleans Botanical Garden, City Park, 1 Palm Drive, New Orleans. With John Boutté. $10, adults; $3, children ages 5-12. http://www.new
orleanscitypark.com.

OGDEN AFTER HOURS: 6 p.m.-8 p.m., Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. Featuring Tate Moore and Dave Woolworth. (504) 539-9600.

SARAH LEE GUTHRIE AND JOHNNY IRION PLUS GRAYSON CAPPS WITH CORKEY HUGHES: 8 p.m. to 11 p.m., Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St., New Orleans. (855) 292-4924. http://www.chickiewah
wah.com.

THE PAULIN BROTHERS BRASS BAND FEATURING DWAYNE PAULIN : 8 p.m., Preservation Hall, 726 St. Peter St., New Orleans. $15. (504) 522-2841.

LIL WAYNE SINGLETON & SAME OL’ 2 STEP: 8:30 p.m., Rock ‘n’ Bowl, 3000 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. (504) 861-1700 or http://www.rocknbowl.com.

XPERIMENTO: 10 p.m., Danilo’s Bar and Grill, 2312 David Dr., Metairie. $10. (504) 885-6668.

FRIDAY

WALTER “WOLFMAN” WASHINGTON WITH INTERVIEW BY DAVID KUNIAN: 5 p.m., doors open; 6 p.m., show, The Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. Hear singer/guitarist Walter “Wolfman” Washington. The two-set show will include an interview with WWOZ programmer, documentarian, and musicologist David Kunian between sets. $10. http://www.thelmf.org.

CONCERTS IN THE COURTYARD: Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; music: 6 p.m.–8 p.m., The Historic New Orleans Collection, 533 Royal St., New Orleans. Featuring Lars Edegran’s New Orleans Jazz Band. In the event of rain, concert will be canceled. $10; free for THNOC members. Includes three complimentary beverages. Guests must be 21 or older to enter. Memberships begin at $35 per year. (504) 523-4662.

TOM WORRELL: 7 p.m., Le Bon Temps Roule, 4801 Magazine St., New Orleans. (504) 895-8117. http://www.myspace.com/4801magazine.

PITTSBURGH POWER: 7:30 p.m., New Orleans Arena, Howard Avenue, New Orleans. http://www.neworleansarena.com.

PAUL SANCHEZ: 8 p.m.-10 p.m., Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St., New Orleans. (855) 292-4924. http://www.chickiewahwah.com.

TYRESE: 8 p.m., UNO Lakefront Arena, 6801 Franklin Ave., New Orleans. http://arena.uno.edu.

THE PRESERVATION HALL JAZZ MASTERS FEATURING LEROY JONES: 8 p.m., Preservation Hall, 726 St. Peter St., New Orleans. $15. (504) 522-2841.

AMERICAN ROUTES 15TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT & BROADCAST: 8 p.m.-midnight, Rock ‘n’ Bowl, 3000 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. A gala evening of music featuring a set of classic New Orleans R&B, soul and funk with Irma Thomas, Robert “Barefootine_SSRq” Parker, Walter “Wolfman” Washington and Ivan Neville with the band led by Jon Cleary. Opening sets are: Treme Brass Band, Lost Bayou Ramblers. Proceeds benefit New Orleans’ own national public radio program: American Routes. $22. (504) 861-1700.

CRYSTAL CASTLES PLUS DOLDRUMS: 9 p.m., House of Blues, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. $31, general admission; $80, balcony seating. http://www.house
ofblues.com or (504) 310-4999.

FRIDAY-SUNDAY

MY WAY - A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO FRANK SINATRA: 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 11:30 a.m. brunch seating Sunday, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Four singers will bring Sinatra’s repertoire to life. http://www.nationalww2
museum.org.

SATURDAY

BACKYARD BLUES AND CRAWFISH BOIL FEATURING KEN SWARTZ: 1 p.m., House of Blues, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. Free. http://www.houseofblues.com or (504) 310-4999.

LOYOLA CONCERT BAND AND LOYOLA WIND ENSEMBLE CONCERT: 3 p.m., Roussel Hall, Loyola University, New Orleans. (504) 865-2167.

NORBERT SUSEMIHL’S NEW ORLEANS ALL STARS FEATURING NORBERT SUSEMIHL: 8 p.m., Preservation Hall, 726 St. Peter, New Orleans. $15. (504) 522-2841.

GRAVITY A PLUS PARADIM3: 9 p.m., Tipitina’s Uptown, 501 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. $12. http://www.tipitinas.com.

VINCE VANCE LEGENDS SHOW: 9 p.m., Rock ‘n’ Bowl, 3000 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. (504) 861-1700 or http://www.rockn
bowl.com.

HIGHSTOCK 4/20 FEATURING BMG POUND & DUSTY MONEY FAM, DANIEL HEARTLESS, NEW RENAISSANCE, RAW D.I. AND MORE: 9 p.m., doors; 10 p.m., show, House of Blues, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. $20, advance; $25, door. http://www.houseofblues.com or (504) 310-4999.

PANORAMA JAZZ BAND: 6 p.m., The Spotted Cat, 623 Frenchmen St. New Orleans. (504) 943-3887.

BILL MALCHOW & THE GO CUP ALL STARS: 11 p.m., Le Bon Temps Roule, 4801 Magazine St., New Orleans. (504) 895-8117. http://www.myspace.com/4801magazine.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

CHURCH 420 EDITION FEATURING TRUTH & V.I.V.E.K: 9 p.m.-6 a.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. $10-$17. Search “church” at http://www.ticketfly.com for tickets.

SUNDAY

HOUSE OF BLUES GOSPEL BRUNCH FEATURING THE HARVEY SPIRITUALS: 10 a.m., House of Blues, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. $40, adults; $18, children ages 4-18. http://www.houseofblues.com or (504) 310-4999.

Tipitina’s Foundation Presents Sunday Youth Music Workshop

FEATURING TOMMY MALONE, CHRIS SEVERIN AND JOHNNY VIDACOVICH: 1 p.m., Tipitina’s Uptown, 501 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. Free. http://www.tipitinas.com.

LOYOLA JAZZ BAND CONCERT: 3 p.m., Roussel Hall, Loyola University, New Orleans. (504) 865-2167.

SUNDAY AFTERNOONS AT LAKE LAWN METAIRIE-A CONCERT SERIES: 3 p.m., East Chapel, Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd., New Orleans. Reception to follow. Featuring John Rankin and Tom Fischer playing the music of Gershwin, Berlin , Porter and more. (504) 486-6331. http://lakelawnmetairie.com.

LOYOLA JAZZ BAND: 3 p.m., Roussel Hall, 6363 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Graduating seniors Nick Ellman on clarinet, Wayne Mitchell on tenor sax, and Griffin Semple on guitar will be featured on several new arrangements. Free.

YOUNGBLOOD HAWKE: 7 p.m., doors; 8 p.m., show, House of Blues, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. $13, advance; $15, door; $50, reserve seating. http://www.houseofblues.com or (504) 310-4999.

MONDAY

AUGUST ALSINA: 8 p.m., doors; 9 p.m., show, House of Blues, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. $15, advance; $22, door. http://www.houseofblues.com or (504) 310-4999.

JON CLEARY-SOLO PIANO: 8 p.m.-10:30 p.m., Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St., New Orleans. (855) 292-4924. http://www.chickiewahwah.com.

JERMAL WATSON-W/GLEN DAVID ANDREWS BAND: 10 p.m., D.B.A., 618 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. $5. http://www.dbabars.com.

INSOMNIAC FOLKLORE: 10 p.m., Neutral Ground Coffeehouse, 5110 Danneel St., New Orleans. http://www.neturalgroundcoffeehouse.com.

TUESDAY

MERCHNOW PRESENTS - ASKING ALEXANDRIA - THEY DON’T PRAY FOR US TOUR: 4:45 p.m., doors; 5:15 p.m., show, House of Blues, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. Also appearing: Whitechapel, Motionless In White, Chimaira and I Killed the Prom Queen. $25, general admission; $50, balcony seating. http://www.houseofblues.com or (504) 310-4999.

THE ROOTS OF AMERICAN MUSIC: 6:30 p.m., The Ellis Marsalis Center for Music, 1901 Bartholomew St., New Orleans. Performance by The Soul Rebels. $3, general admission; $35, advanced reserved seating. (504) 940-3400 or http://www.ellismarsaliscenter.org.

POW PUBLIC RELATIONS, LLC AND SUPER CHARGE ENT PRESENTS CATEGORY 5 CONCERT: 7 p.m., doors; 8 p.m., show, Cafe Istanbul, 2372 St Claude Ave., New Orleans, The “Category 5” concert crosses between hip hop and R&B with artists performing to vibes that will be casual and upscale. Featuring: Kourtney Heart, Nino Purp, Gto Qp, Lil Weezyana Gunna and other performing acts: T3 Musiq, Ms. Ashley Renay, Kris Baptiste and K.O.C. The headliner, Shorty, aka Mr. Tipsy, will begin his set with a live band called the Franchise along with performing a few songs including his Southern hit, “Tipsy”. http://neworleanshealingcenter.org.

JOHNNY SANSONE AND JOHN FOHL: 8 p.m.-11 p.m., Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St., New Orleans. (855) 292-4924. http://www.chickiewahwah.com.

WEDNESDAY

THE VICTORY BELLES PRESENT A SALUTE TO OUR HEROES: 11:45 a.m. buffet seating, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. The vocal trio’s musical journey salutes the military and homefront heroes in all eras. http://www.nationalww2museum.org.

WEDNESDAY AT THE SQUARE: 5 p.m., Lafayette Square on St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans. Outdoor concert series featuring Eric McFadden with Bernie Worrell, Luther Dickenson, Eric Bolivar, & Robert Mercurio and Dave Jordan Band. (504) 585-1500. Free. http://www.wednesdayatthesquare.com.

JAZZ @ THE SANDBAR: 7 p.m.-9 p.m., Sandbar at The Cove, Founders Road, New Orleans. Sponsored by the University of New Orleans. Featuring pianist Butch Thompson. $5. (504) 280-6039.

GAL HOLIDAY & THE HONKY TONK REVUE: 8:30 p.m., Rock n’ Bowl, 3000 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. (504) 861-1700 or http://www.rocknbowl.com.

MESCHIYA LAKE AND TOM MCDERMOTT: 8 p.m.-10:30 p.m., Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St., New Orleans. (855) 292-4924. http://www.chickiewahwah.com.

METZ: 9 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St., New Orleans. http://www.oneeyedjacks.net.

JET LOUNGE: 11 p.m., House of Blues, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. $10, advance; $15, door. http://www.houseofblues.com or (504) 310-4999.