New Orleans music calendar for Jan. 24-31, 2013

  • THURSDAY
  • MICAH MCKEE & LITTLE MAKER: 7 p.m., Blue Nile, 532 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. (504) 948-2583.
  • CALEXICO: 7 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St., New Orleans. An 18+ event. http://www.oneeyedjacks.net.
  • COAST 2 COAST MUSIC INDUSTRY MIXER NEW ORLEANS: 9 p.m.-2 a.m., The Hookah, 309 Decatur St., New Orleans.
  • FRIDAY
  • KERMIT RUFFINS AND THE BBQ SWINGERS: 7 p.m., Blue Nile, 532 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. (504) 948-2583.
  • MESCHIYA LAKE AND THE LITTLE BIG HORNS: 9 p.m., doors open; 10 p.m., show, Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St., New Orleans. Swinging traditional jazz. $10 cover. http://www.littlegemsaloon.com or (504) 495-4995.
  • STOOGES BRASS BAND AT DBA: 10 p.m., D.B.A., 618 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. http://www.dbabars.com
  • KELLER WILLIAMS: 10 p.m., Tipitina’s Uptown, 501 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. http://www.tipitinas.com.
  • BONERAMA: 11 p.m., Blue Nile, 532 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. (504) 948-2583.
  • SATURDAY
  • WASHBOARD CHAZ BLUES TRIO: 7 p.m., Blue Nile, 532 Frenchmen Street, New Orleans. (504) 948-2583.
  • BEETHOVEN VIOLIN CONCERTO: 8 p.m., Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts, 801 N. Rampart St., New Orleans. Led by Carlos Miguel Prieto. Join the LPO for an evening with Ilya Gringolts performing Beethoven’s Violin Concerto. Tickets start at $20. (504) 523-6530 or http://www.mahaliajacksontheater.com.
  • CLAUDIA ACUNA: 8 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. http://www.snugjazz.com.
  • THE DELFEAYO MARSALIS SEXTET: 9 p.m. doors open; 10 p.m. show, Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St., New Orleans. Modern jazz. $15 cover. http://www.littlegemsaloon.com or (504) 495-4995.
  • DUMPSTAPHUNK: 9 p.m., Tipitina’s Uptown, 501 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. $45. http://www.tipitinas.com.
  • GLEN DAVID ANDREWS AT MAISON: 10:30 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. No cover. http://508maisonmusique.com.
  • ZACH DEPUTY: 11 p.m., Blue Nile, 532 Frenchmen Street, New Orleans. (504) 948-2583.
  • SUNDAY
  • PAULIN BROTHERS BRASS BAND: 60-minute sets at 10:30 a.m., noon and 1:30 p.m., Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St., New Orleans. Brass band brunch. $35 cover includes all you can eat brunch. http://www.littlegemsaloon.com or (504) 495-4995.
  • ZAPPA PLAYS ZAPPA: 7 p.m., House of Blues New Orleans, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. http://www.houseofblues.com or (504) 310-4999
  • MYKIA JOVAN: 8 p.m., Blue Nile, 532 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. (504) 948-2583.
  • DRIVE BY TRUCKERS: 8 p.m., Tipitina’s Uptown, 501 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. http://www.tipitinas.com.
  • THE MIDNIGHT GHOST TRAIN: 10 p.m., Siberia, 2227 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. $7.
  • MAINLINE: 10 p.m., Blue Nile, 532 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. (504) 948-2583.
  • MONDAY
  • JON CLEARY-SOLO PIANO: 8 p.m.-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.-11 p.m., Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St., New Orleans. (504) 304-4714. http://www.chickiewahwah.com.
  • VENICE BAROQUE ORCHESTRA: 7 p.m., lecture by John Joyce of Tulane’s music department; 8 p.m., concert, Dixon Hall, Tulane University. Program will include works by Bach, Handel Telemann, Vivaldi, Geminiani and Veracini. $35, general admission; $15, students; free for Tulane student. http://www.friendsofmusic.org.
  • OPEN EARS MUSIC SERIES - RHM DR. JIMBO WALSH & BUBBLE BATH: 10 p.m., Blue Nile, 532 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. (504) 948-2583.
  • WEDNESDAY
  • OPERA RETURNS TO BOURBON STREET: 7 p.m., The Puccini Bar, Four Points by Sheraton French Quarter, 541 Bourbon St., New Orleans. Performance by the New Orleans Opera Association. Free. (504) 648-2331.
  • SOUNDMAN PROJECT: 8 p.m., Blue Nile, 532 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. (504) 948-2583.
  • GRAVITY A: 10 p.m., Blue Nile, 532 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. (504) 948-2583.
  • 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.
  • YOUNG JEEZY: 9 p.m., UNO Lakefront Arena, 6801 Franklin Ave., New Orleans. http://arena.uno.edu.
  • MAJOR BACON ROCKS AT BANKS STREET BAR: 10 p.m., Banks Street Bar, 4401 Banks St., New Orleans, Major Bacon is serving up sizzlin’ blues and free BLT sandwiches Wednesday at Banks St. Bar featuring Dave Renson. http://www.MajorBaconBand.com. Free. (504) 486-0258. http://www.banksstreetbar.com.
  • LIVE MUSIC VENUES
  • AMPERSAND: 1100 Tulane Ave., New Orleans. http://www.clubampersand.com.
  • BANKS STREET BAR AND GRILL: 4401 Banks St., 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. Live music Tuesday through Sunday. Featuring Open Ears Music Series, Tuesday at 10 p.m. with free live music in the balcony room. (504) 948-2583 or http://bluenilelive.com.
  • CAFE ISTANBUL: New Orleans Healing Center, 2372 St Claude Ave., New Orleans. Live music, theatre, films and poetry. Thursdays, Michaela Harrison, $5. http://cafeistanbulnola.com.
  • CHECK POINT CHARLIE: 501 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. (504) 281-4847.
  • CHICKIE WAH WAH: 2828 Canal St., New Orleans. Live music, food, full bar. (504) 304-4714. http://www.chickiewahwah.com.
  • CIRCLE BAR: 1032 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Live music. Full bar. (504) 588-2616.
  • CLEVER WINE BAR: 3700 Orleans Avenue No. 1C, New Orleans. Live local performers every Monday. (504) 483-6314. http://www.cbwines.com.
  • DBA: 618 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. (504) 942-3731. http://dbabars.com.
  • THE DIVA 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. Restaurant on the first level with live jazz during happy hour 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Upstairs in the Ramp room, ticketed events several nights a week. Sunday jazz brunch each week. http://www.littlegemsaloon.com or (504) 495-4995.
  • THE MAPLE LEAF BAR: 8316 Oak Street, New Orleans. 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. (504) 866-9359 or http://www.mapleleafbar.com.
  • ONE EYED JACKS: 615 Toulouse St., New Orleans. Fast Times 80s night every Thursday. Touring alternative acts. http://www.oneeyedjacks.net. (504) 569-8361.
  • PALM COURT JAZZ CAFÉ: 1204 Decatur St., New Orleans. Live jazz Wednesdays-Sundays. (504) 525-02000. http://www.palmcourtjazzcafe.com.
  • PRESERVATION HALL: 726 St. Peter St., New Orleans. Live jazz nightly from 8-11 p.m. $15 admission. All ages welcome. (504) 522-2841. http://www.preservationhall.com.
  • SIBERIA: 2227 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Trivia, comedy and live music. http://siberianola.com.
  • THE SPOTTED CAT MUSIC CLUB: 623 Frenchman St., New Orleans. Live jazz and blues. http://www.spottedcatmusicclub.com.
  • TIPITINA’S UPTOWN: 501 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. http://www.tipitinas.com.