This Weekend: Foburg Fest hits Frenchman

Music Festival - March 11-13 on Frenchman

Now that most of your post-Mardi Gras exhaustion has hopefully (somewhat) lifted, there’s a music festival waiting for you this weekend down on Frenchman Street featuring many of the up-and-comers swinging through the Big Easy en route to try to get their name out there at this year’s South-By-Southwest Music Conference in Austin, TX. The festival begins tomorrow at various venues in the Faubourg Marigny and I highly recommend checking out , Moon Taxi, Toro Y Moi, Das Racist (out of sheer curiosity), T Bird and the Breaks, and of course local acts like Big Freedia, R. Scully’s Rough 7, and The Revivalists. Tickets are $40 in advance and $50 at the door for the ENTIRE WEEKEND. Great deal and consider this a chance to check out many of the featured artists playing at SXSW without having to make the drive to ATX.

See the schedule below —

Foburg 2011 Schedule - March 11-13

Futurebirds – Ski Chalet

Toro Y Moi – Still Sound

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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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