New Orleans music calendar for March 14-20, 2013

THURSDAY

  • THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT SERIES: 5 p.m., gates open; 6 p.m. performance begins, New Orleans Botanical Garden, City Park, 1 Palm Dr., New Orleans. The Songs of Paul Sanchez. $10, adults; $3, children ages 5-12. http://www.neworleanscitypark/garden.
  • OGDEN AFTER HOURS: 6 p.m.-8 p.m., Ogden Museum of Southern Art, University Of New Orleans, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. Performance by Davis Rogan. (504) 539-9613.
  • SHOOTER JENNINGS: 7 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St., New Orleans. http://www.oneeyedjacks.net.
  • PRE-ST. PATRICK OPEN MIC NIGHT: 7 p.m., Fair Grinds Coffee House, 3133 Ponce de Leon St., New Orleans. (504) 913-9072 or (504) 481-6664 or email robert@desotostreetband.com.
  • NY NIGHT TRAIN SOUL CLAP & DANCE-OFF WITH DJ MR. JONATHAN TOUBIN: 9 p.m., Siberia, 2227 St. Claude, New Orleans. Brooklyn DJ Jonathan Toubin, 1 a.m. dance contest for $100 cash prize and a trip to New York for the Dance-Off championship at Brooklyn Bowl. $7.
  • THE TRIO WITH JOHNNY VIDACOVICH, IKE STUBBLEFIELD AND GRANT GREEN JR.: 11 p.m., Maple Leaf, 8316 Oak St., New Orleans. $10.

FRIDAY

  • CONCERTS IN THE COURTYARD FEATURING COUNTRY FRIED: Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; music: 6 p.m.–8 p.m., The Historic New Orleans Collection, 533 Royal St., New Orleans. 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.
  • SUNSET AT THE LANDING: 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Columbia St., Covington. Featuring the Bloomin’ Onions at 6 p.m. and Beth Patterson Trio at 7:15 p.m. Bring chairs and refreshments. (985) 966-1786.
  • THE GHOST INSIDE + STICK TO YOUR GUNS + STRAY FROM THE PATH + ROTTING OUT: 6 p.m., The Cypress, 3612 Hessmer Ave., Metairie. $13.00. http://www.facebook.com/thecypressvenue.
  • SEVENDUST: 7 p.m., House of Blues New Orleans, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. http://www.houseofblues.com or (504) 310-4999.
  • LARK IN THE PARK GALA: 8 p.m., New Orleans Botanical Garden, One Palm Dr., New Orleans. $100.
  • THE 1 OZ. JIG: 8 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. http://508maisonmusique.com.
  • ALABAMA SHAKES WITH MICHAEL KIWANUKA, SAM DOORES AND RILEY DOWNING: 9 p.m., Sugarmill, 1021 Convention Center Blvd., New Orleans.
  • THE TRIO WITH JOHNNY VIDACOVICH, IKE STUBBLEFIELD AND GRANT GREEN JR.: 11 p.m., D.B.A., 618 Frenchmen St., New Orleans $10. http://www.dbabars.com.

FRIDAY-SUNDAY

  • MY WAY-A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO FRANK SINATRA: 6 p.m., dinner seating; 8 p.m., show, Friday and Saturday; 11 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.nationalww2museum.org.

SATURDAY

  • CHRISTIAN HOWES AND THE CHRISTIAN HOWES TRIO: 8 p.m., NOCCA’s Nims Black Box Theatre, 2800 Chartres St., New Orleans. $20. http://noccainstitute.com or (504) 940-2900.
  • NEW ORLEANS SACRED MUSIC FESTIVAL: 10:30 a.m.-10:30 p.m., The New Orleans Healing Center, 2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. A celebration of the intersection of music and spirituality in New Orleans.
  • “UNDERDOG” CD RELEASE TOUR: 8 p.m., New Mid-City Lanes Rock & Bowl, 3016 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. http://www.rockandbowl.com.
  • GOOD ENOUGH FOR GOOD TIMES: 10 p.m., D.B.A., 618 Frenchmen St., New Orleans $10. http://dbabars.com/dbano.
  • GEORGIA SOUL COUNCIL COMES TO NEW ORLEANS!: 10 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. Free. http://508maisonmusique.com.

SUNDAY

  • ST. PATRICK’S DAY AT PAT O’BRIEN’S: 10 a.m., Pat O’Brien’s, 718 St. Peter St., New Orleans, Live music by Groovy7 on the Patio 2 p.m.-6 p.m. Irish food in the restaurant and drinks specials at the bar. (504) 525-4823. http://www.patobriens.com.
  • NICKEL-A-DANCE, COMMUNITY DANCE SERIES WITH LIVE LOCAL JAZZ BANDS: 4 p.m.-8 p.m., Maison, 501 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. Featuring Ernie Elly and the Ponchatoula Strawberries. (504) 947-6155 or http://www.nojc.org/nickel.
  • THAO AND THE GET DOWN STAY DOWN: 9 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St., New Orleans. http://www.oneeyedjacks.net.

MONDAY

  • IRON LUNG: 7 p.m., The Mudlark Theatre, 1200 Port St., New Orleans. (504) 872-8984.
  • BROWN SHOE SPRING US TOUR: 8 p.m., Banks Street Bar, 4401 Banks St., New Orleans. http://www.banksstreetbar.com.
  • FREE ENERGY WITH THE OLD CEREMONY PLUS THE SO SO GLOS: 10 p.m., Circle Bar, 1032 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. $10. (504) 588-2616 or http://www.circlebarnola.com.

TUESDAY

  • THE EMERSON STRING QUARTET: 7 p.m., lecture; 8 p.m., concert, Tulane’s University’s Dixon Hall, Newcomb Place, New Orleans. Performance of works by Hayden, Bartok and Schumann Tuesday. Free lecture at 7 p.m. by John Joyce of the Tulane music department. $30. http://www.friendsofmusic.org or (504) 895-0690.
  • THE GIVING TREE BAND AT THE HI HO LOUNGE: 8 p.m., The Hi Ho Lounge, 2239 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. http://www.hiholounge.net.
  • CITIZEN COPE: 8:30 p.m., House of Blues New Orleans, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. http://www.houseofblues.com or (504) 310-4999.

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.
  • YLC WEDNESDAY AT THE SQUARE: 5 p.m.-8 p.m., Lafayette Square, St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Outdoor concert series featuring Col. Bruce Hampton and Andrew Duhon. (504) 585-1500, ext/ 200 or email feedback@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 Joanne Brackeen. $5. (504) 280-6039.
  • IRISH BLESSINGS, BAGPIPES AND BON OPERATIT: 7 p.m., Puccini Bar, Four Points by Sheraton French Quarter, 541 Bourbon St., New Orleans. Free. (504) 648-2331.
  • VAMPIRATES IN NEW ORLEANS: 8 p.m., Checkpoint Charlie’s, 501 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. http://www.myspace.com/checkpoints.
  • THE REVIVAL TOUR WITH CHUCK RAGAN, ROCKY VOTOLATO, DAVE HAUSE, JENNY OWEN YOUNGS AND MORE: 8 p.m., Tipitina’s Uptown, 501 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. http://www.tipitinas.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 St., 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.
  • BULLET’S SPORTS BAR: 2441 A.P. Tureaud Ave., New Orleans. (504) 948-4003.
  • 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.
  • THE CYPRESS: 3612 Hessmer Ave., Metairie. http://www.facebook.com/thecypressvenue.
  • DBA: 618 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. (504) 942-3731. http://dbabars.com.
  • THE DIVE BAR: 3408 28th St., Metairie. (504) 324-9428.
  • THE HI HO LOUNGE: 2239 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. (504) 945-4446 or http://www.hiholounge.net.
  • 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 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Upstairs in the Ramp room, ticketed events several nights a week. Sunday jazz brunch each week for $35, $15 Build Your Own Bloody Bar and $12 Bottomless Bubbles Bar. http://www.littlegemsaloon.com or (504) 495-4995.
  • THE MAISON: 508 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. Restaurant, bar, live music. http://maisonfrenchmen.com or (504) 371-5543.
  • THE MAPLE LEAF BAR: 8316 Oak St., 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.
  • 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 p.m. to 11 p.m. $15 admission. All ages welcome. (504) 522-2841. http://www.preservationhall.com.
  • PUBLIQ HOUSE: 4528 Freret St., New Orleans. http://www.publiqhouse.com.
  • REPUBLIC NEW ORLEANS: 828 S. Peters St., New Orleans. http://www.republicnola.com.
  • RIVER SHACK TAVERN: 3449 River Road, Jefferson. Live local music, drinks and food. (504) 834-4938 or http://www.therivershacktavern.com.
  • ROCK N’ BOWL: 3000 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. Bowling, food and live music. (504) 861-1700 or http://www.rocknbowl.com.
  • THE RUSTY NAIL: 1100 Constance St., New Orleans. http://www.therustynail.biz.
  • SAINT BAR & LOUNGE: 961 St. Mary St., New Orleans. (504) 523-0050 or http://www.thesaintneworleans.com.
  • SIBERIA: 2227 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Trivia, comedy and live music. http://siberianola.com.
  • SNUG HARBOR: 626 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. Live jazz nightly. Restaurant and bar. (504) 949-0696.
  • THE SPOTTED CAT: 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.
  • THREE MUSES: 536 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. http://www.thethreemuses.com.