This Week in Live Music – September 6-11 – Black Star, Hank III, Gary Clark Jr….

This Week in Live Music - September 6-11 - Black Star, Hank III, Gary Clark Jr....

Black Star @ House of Blues - 9/6/11

@ House of Blues - 9/6/11

Big week for marquee names with Black Star tonight and Katy Perry & Janelle Monae Thursday and Hank Williams III in between. Continue on after the jump for some show recommendations for the week and accompanying videos. Get out there.

Tuesday, September 6th
Rock The Bells featuring Black Star (Talib Kweli & Mos Def) w/ Stooges Brass Band @ House of Blues – 8 p.m. ($43.50)

Black Star – Definition

Wednesday, September 7th
Hank III and Ass Jack @ House of Blues
Gravity A + Special Guests @ Blue Nile

Hank III – Long Hauls and Close Calls

Thursday, September 8th
Katy Perry and Janelle Monae @ New Orleans Arena – 8 p.m. ($47.50)
Kermit Ruffins @ Vaughan’s Lounge
Minutehead @ Dragon’s Den
nero, Bassik & Cookie Monsta @ Republic New Orleans

Janelle Monae – Tightrope

Friday, September 9th
SOUL SISTER’S 5TH ANNUAL BIRTHDAY JAM WITH WWOZ FUNK ALL-STARS FEATURING DAVID TORKANOWSKY, WALTER “WOLFMAN” WASHINGTON, TERRENCE HOUSTON, RODERICK PAULIN, & SHANE THERIOT AND SPECIAL GUEST KHRIS ROYAL @ Tipitina’s – 10 p.m. ($12)
Los Lonely Boys @ House of Blues – 9 p.m. ($26.50)
Signal Path & The Floozies @ House of Blues Parish Room

Saturday, September 10th
Acoustic Evening with The Weepies @ Tipitina’s 8 p.m. ($21)
ORIENTATION: FEAT. GRAVITY A, P.Y.M.P., MC M@ PEOPLES, AND THE ZEN LUNATIC @ Tipitina’s – 11 p.m. ($11)
Good Enough for Good Times, grisgris @ Maple Leaf
Foreigner and Journey @ New Orleans Arena

Sunday, September 11th
Gary Clark Jr. @ House of Blues

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