New Orleans music calendar, May 23-29, 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 Alex McMurray. $10, adults; $3, children ages 5-12. http://www.neworleanscitypark.com/garden.

OGDEN AFTER HOURS: 6 p.m.-8 p.m., Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. Featuring Seth Walker. (504) 539-9600.

YNGWIE MALMSTEEN: 7 p.m., House of Blues New Orleans, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. http://www.hob.com.

BIRDFOOT FESTIVAL: 8 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. Two back-to-back concerts performed by Birdfoot Festival artists. $15. (504) 949-0696. http://www.snugjazz.com.

TIM O’SHEA: 8:30 p.m., Ruby’s Roadhouse, 840 Lamarque St., Mandeville. (985) 626-9748.

SEAN RENNER: 9 p.m., Neutral Ground Coffeehouse, 5110 Danneel St., New Orleans. Free. http://www.neutralgroundcoffeehouse.com.

JACK FREEMAN: 9 p.m., Roux Public House, 1910 Magazine St., New Orleans. http://rouxnola.com.

FRIDAY

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

ELLIS MARSALIS: 8 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. $40. (504) 949-0696. http://www.snugjazz.com.

MUZART, LLC PRESENTS MELODIC MEMORIES-AN EVENING WITH BLAIR DOTTIN-HALEY: 8 p.m., Therapy Wine Lounge, 3001 Tulane Ave., New Orleans. Also featuring Sybil Shanell. $10, advance; $15, door; $25, VIP (includes special seating and two glasses of wine). (504) 784-0054.

PONDEROSA: 9 p.m., The Den at Howlin’ Wolf, 907 S. Peters St., New Orleans. $5-$7. http://www.the
howlinwolf.com/the-den.

GRAVITY A-DEAF FUNK: 9 p.m., The Hi-Ho Lounge, 2239 Saint Claude Ave., New Orleans. http://www.hiholounge.net.

!!! (CHK, CHK CHK): 9 p.m., Tipitina’s, 501 Napoleon Ave. New Orleans. (504) 895-8477.

OLA PODRIDA WITH DAVE FERA: 10 p.m., Circle Bar, 1032 Saint Charles Ave., New Orleans. $5. (504) 588-2616. http://www.circlebarneworleans.com/.

FRIDAY-SATURDAY

BIG BAND HITS DINE AND DANCE: 6 p.m., dinner seating; 8 p.m., show, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Big band hits with the 17-piece Victory Big Band. http://www.nationalww2museum.org.

SATURDAY

DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN: 8 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St., New Orleans. http://www.oneeyedjacks.net.

GLEN DAVID ANDREWS: 8 p.m., The Saint Hotel, 931 Canal St., New Orleans. http://www.thesaint
hotelneworleans.com/burgundy-bar.html.

KIRK JOSEPH’S BACKYARD GROOVE: 9 p.m., Tipitina’s, 501 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. $11. (504) 895-8477.

MO’JELLY BAND: 9 p.m., Rock ‘N’ Bowl, 3000 South Carrolton Ave., New Orleans. Also appearing: Dave Ferrato and Tchoupazine. (504) 861-1700.

JOE ASHLAR TRIO: 9 p.m., The Grill Room at the Windsor Court Hotel, 300 Gravier St., New Orleans. Free. http://www.grillroomneworleans.com.

HERLIN RILEY: 10 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. $25. (504) 949-0696. http://www.snugjazz.com.

SUNDAY

JASON TURNER BAND: 6 p.m., House of Blues (Big Momma’s Lounge), 225 Decatur St, New Orleans. http://www.houseofblues.com.

BRANDI CARLILE: 7 p.m., House of Blues New Orleans, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. $33, advance general admission; $83, balcony. http://www.hob.com.

BETTY SHIRLEY: 8 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. $15. (504) 949-0696. http://www.snugjazz.com.

MONDAY

CHARMAINE NEVILLE: 8 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. $15. (504) 949-0696. http://www.snugjazz.com.

TUESDAY

STANTON MOORE: 8 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. $15. (504) 949-0696. http://www.snugjazz.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 Irvin Mayfield & the Jazz Playhouse Revue with special guest Kermit Ruffins and The New Orleans Jazz Institue’s Saturday Music School. (504) 585-1500. Free. http://www.wednesdayatthesquare.com.

DOPAPOD: 9 p.m., Publiq House, 4528 Freret St., New Orleans $5. http://www.publiqhouse.com.

QUIET COMPANY: 9 p.m., The Hi-Ho Lounge, 2239 Saint Claude Ave., New Orleans $10. http://www.hiholounge.net.

PORK OUT WITH YOUR CORK OUT: 10 p.m., Banks Street Bar, 4401 Banks St., New Orleans. Major Bacon is serving up sizzlin’ blues and free BLT sandwiches to patrons Wednesday at Banks Street Bar. Free. (504) 486-0258. http://www.banksstreetbarandgrill.com/.

THE FEATURES: 11 p.m., The Hi-Ho Lounge, 2239 Saint Claude Ave., New Orleans. $7, advance; $10, door. http://www.hiholounge.net.