Live Music Picks – February 7-13

Live Music Picks - February 7-13

George McConnell - Maple Leaf Bar (Friday)

- Maple Leaf Bar (Friday)

It’s George v. George on Friday night with Meters legend playing at Tipitina’s and former Widespread Panic guitarist (2002-2007) and Mississippi native George McConnell at the Maple Leaf. I’ll be checking out on Tuesday and one (or both) Georges on Friday.

Here are the live music picks for the week.

Get out there.

Mon., Feb. 7th @ Maple Leaf Bar

Tues., Feb. 8thLissie w/ Dylan Leblanc – 9 p.m. – House of Blues in Parish Room – ($10.50 adv/$12.50 door) — Lissie was named the #1 new solo artist of 2010 by Paste Magazine.

Wed., Feb. 9th and Dark Matter – 11 p.m. – Blue Nile (Sax)

Thurs., Feb. 10th – 7 p.m. – d.b.a. – $5 (solo piano)
Also on Thurs. – @ Blue Nile Upstairs – 11 p.m. – Free

Fri., Feb. 11th – George Porter and the Runnin’ Pardners w/ Papa Grows Funk – 10 p.m. – Tipitina’s ($15)
Also on Friday – George McConnell @ Maple Leaf Bar (Former guitarist from Widespread Panic)

Sat., Feb. 12th (8 p.m.) and Freddie King (11 p.m.) – d.b.a. – $5
Also on Saturday – Big Love with Big Sam: A Pre-Valentine’s Day show with Big Sam’s Funky Nation and – Tipitina’s – $11 adv/$13 day

Sun., Feb. 13th – 9 p.m. – Howlin’ Wolf in The Den – $8

George Porter & the Runnin’ Pardners @ Royal Family Ball during Jazz Fest 2010 – Howlin Wolf – 05/02/2010

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Wesley grew up in coastal Georgia and is a former resident of The Music City and The Big Easy where he helped get LMB NOLA off-the-ground after launching in January 2011. Over the past few years, he has also contributed steadily to JamBase and Relix Magazine. Recently, Hodges moved on to L.A. where Abita Beer is hard to find, costs about $6 if located and impromptu parading in the streets will most likely get you arrested on the spot.

 
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