SOUNDS

THURSDAY

  • CLYDE & IGGY: 10 a.m., City Park, 1 Palm Drive. (504) 483-9474.
  • MARIGNY OPERA BALLET CHRISTMAS CONCERTO: Noon, Marigny Opera House, 725 St. Ferdinand St. (504) 948-9998.
  • VOODOO BLUES KREWE: 5 p.m., Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St. (504) 304-4714.
  • OGDEN AFTER HOURS PRESENTS HOT CLUB OF NEW ORLEANS: 6 p.m., Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St. (504) 539-9650.
  • THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER WITH GOATWHORE + IRON REAGAN, ENTHEOS AND ARTIFICIAL BRAIN: 6 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St. (504) 569-8361.
  • JAMES MARTIN BAND: 7 p.m., Richard Fiske’s Martini Bar and Restaurant, 301 Dauphine St. (504) 586-0972.
  • ADAM PEARCE & NICK ANGELICA: 7 p.m., Happy’s Irish Pub, 1009 Poydras St. (504) 304-9236.
  • HAWK NELSON: 7 p.m., Church of the King, 22205 Little Creek Road, Mandeville. (985) 727-7017.
  • CAJUN MUSIC WITH THE CAJUN DRIFTERS: 7 p.m., The Bayou Club at Tropical Isle, 610 Bourbon St. (504) 529-1702.
  • RYAN STEVENSON: 7 p.m., Church of the King, 22205 Little Creek Road, Mandeville. (985) 727-7017.
  • BY DOM KENNEDY TOUR FEATURING PELL PLUS JAY 305: 7 p.m., House of Blues, 225 Decatur St. (504) 310-4999.
  • FATS DOMINO & DAVE BARTHOLOMEW TRIBUTE: 7 p.m., The Carver Theater, 2101 Orleans Ave. (504) 304-0460.
  • CLASSICAL INSTRUMENTAL WINTER PIANO CONCERT: 7 p.m., New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, 2800 Chartres St. (504) 940-2787.
  • NOCCA WINTER DANCE CONCERT “DEEPLY ROOTED”: 7 p.m., New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, 2800 Chartres St. (504) 940-2787.
  • JON RONIGER GYPSYLAND: 7 p.m., Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St. (504) 267-4863.
  • TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA: 7:30 p.m., Smoothie King Center, 1501 Dave Dixon Drive. (504) 587-3663.
  • MY LIFE WITH THE THRILL KILL KULT: 8 p.m., House of Blues, 225 Decatur St. (504) 310-4999.
  • CAROLINE BOUDREAUX: 8 p.m., The Neutral Ground, 5110 Danneel St. (504) 891-3381.
  • BRANFORD MARSALIS QUARTET WITH SPECIAL GUEST KURT ELLING: 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro, 626 Frenchmen St. (504) 949-0696.
  • HORACE TRAHAN: 8:30 p.m., Rock ’n’ Bowl, 3016 S. Carrollton Ave. (504) 861-1700.
  • THE BOWERY PRESENTS THE SERATONES: 8:30 p.m., Gasa Gasa, 4920 Freret St. (504) 304-7110.

FRIDAY

  • MARIGNY OPERA BALLET CHRISTMAS CONCERTO: noon, Marigny Opera House, 725 St. Ferdinand St. (504) 948-9998.
  • ACTE II: 2 p.m., Music at the Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave. (504) 568-6993.
  • MONTY BANKS: 5 p.m., Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St. (504) 267-4863.
  • LYNN DRURY: 6 p.m., Richard Fiske’s Martini Bar and Restaurant, 301 Dauphine St. (504) 586-0972.
  • FATS DOMINO & DAVE BARTHOLOMEW TRIBUTE: 7 p.m., The Carver Theater, 2101 Orleans Ave. (504) 304-0460.
  • VALERIE SASSYFRAS: 7 p.m., Hi Ho Lounge, 2239 St. Claude Ave. (504) 945-4446.
  • GLAMARAMA: 7:30 p.m., Cafe Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave. (504) 975-0286.
  • THE GREY AUTOMOBILE LIVE SCORE BY TROKER: 7:30 p.m., Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St. (504) 528-3805.
  • NAYO JONES: 8 p.m., Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St. (504) 267-4863.
  • SARAH GROMKO TRIO: 8 p.m., Pearl Wine Co., 3700 Orleans Ave. (504) 483-6314.
  • BRANFORD MARSALIS QUARTET WITH SPECIAL GUEST KURT ELLING: 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro, 626 Frenchmen St. (504) 949-0696.
  • GROMKO’S RHYTHMIC TRICKS: 8:30 p.m., Pearl Wine Co., 3700 Orleans Ave. (504) 483-6314.
  • IRIS P AND THE GREATS: 9 p.m., Richard Fiske’s Martini Bar and Restaurant, 301 Dauphine St. (504) 586-0972.
  • EYEHATEGOD WITH SHORT LEASH: 9 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St. (504) 569-8361.
  • STRANGE CREATURES WITH DJ MANGE: 9 p.m., Bar Redux, 801 Poland Ave. (504) 592-7083.

POST-SHOW CONVERSATION WITH TROKER: 9 P.M., CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTER, NEW ORLEANS, 900 CAMP ST. (504) 528-3805.

  • LITTLE CURRENT VOCAL GROUP + MARY-DEVON DUPUY + DJ MATTIE + ONE MAN MACHINE + FELIX: 9 p.m., Hi Ho Lounge, 2239 St. Claude Ave. (504) 945-4446.
  • AMANDA SHAW & THE CUTE GUYS: 9:30 p.m., Rock ’n’ Bowl, 3016 S. Carrollton Ave. (504) 861-1700.
  • DEVON ALLMAN BAND: 10 p.m., The Maple Room, 2219 Carey St., Slidell. (985) 288-5440.

SATURDAY

  • MARIGNY OPERA BALLET CHRISTMAS CONCERTO: Noon, Marigny Opera House, 725 St. Ferdinand St. (504) 948-9998.
  • AUGUST BURNS RED: 5:30 p.m., House of Blues, 225 Decatur St. (504) 310-4999.
  • LUCAS DAVENPORT: 6 p.m., Richard Fiske’s Martini Bar and Restaurant, 301 Dauphine St. (504) 586-0972.
  • FATS DOMINO & DAVE BARTHOLOMEW TRIBUTE: 7 p.m., The Carver Theater, 2101 Orleans Ave. (504) 304-0460.
  • NOCCA WINTER DANCE CONCERT “DEEPLY ROOTED”: 7 p.m., New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, 2800 Chartres St. (504) 940-2787.
  • BRANFORD MARSALIS QUARTET WITH SPECIAL GUEST KURT ELLING: 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro, 626 Frenchmen St. (504) 949-0696.
  • REGGAE CHRISTMAS PARTY WITH DJ TUFF GONG: 8 p.m., Bar Redux, 801 Poland Ave. (504) 592-7083.
  • A MID-WINTER’S NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS PROM: 8 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St. (504) 569-8361.
  • BROWN IMPROV: 8 p.m., Hi Ho Lounge, 2239 St. Claude Ave. (504) 945-4446.
  • ERICA FALLS: 9 p.m., Richard Fiske’s Martini Bar and Restaurant, 301 Dauphine St. (504) 586-0972.
  • CHRISTIAN SCOTT IN CONCERT: 9 p.m., George and Joyce Wein Jazz and Heritage Center, 1225 N. Rampart St. (504) 558-6100.
  • THE IGUANAS: 9:30 p.m., Rock ’n’ Bowl, 3016 S. Carrollton Ave. (504) 861-1700.
  • HAZLEHURST: 10 p.m., The Corner Pub, 230 Cousin St., Slidell. (985) 641-1567.
  • MARIO: 11 p.m., The Neutral Ground, 5110 Danneel St. (504) 891-3381.

SUNDAY

  • KIRK FRANKLIN PRESENTS GOSPEL BRUNCH: 10 a.m., House of Blues, 225 Decatur St. (504) 310-4999.

RADDY TAT TAT CATS: 10 A.M., LITTLE GEM SALOON, 445 S. RAMPART ST. (504) 267-4863.

  • MARIGNY OPERA BALLET “CHRISTMAS CONCERTO”: Noon, Marigny Opera House, 725 St. Ferdinand St. (504) 948-9998.
  • NORTHLAKE PERFORMING ARTS SOCIETY HOLIDAY CONCERT: 3 p.m., Christ Episcopal School Theater, 80 Christwood Blvd., Covington. (504) 885-2000.
  • CHRISTMAS ON THE NORTHSHORE: 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., St. Timothy on the Northshore UMC, 335 Asbury Drive, Mandeville. (985) 626-3307.
  • “A GARDEN DISTRICT CHRISTMAS CONCERT”: 4 p.m., Church of Our Lady of Good Counsel, 1307 Louisiana Ave. (504) 899-1378.
  • BATON ROUGE SYMPHONY: 4:30 p.m., Houmas House Plantation and Gardens, 40136 La. 942, Darrow. (225) 473-9380.
  • TONY SEVILLE: 7 p.m., Richard Fiske’s Martini Bar and Restaurant, 301 Dauphine St. (504) 586-0972.
  • FATS DOMINO & DAVE BARTHOLOMEW TRIBUTE: 7 p.m., The Carver Theater, 2101 Orleans Ave. (504) 304-0460.
  • BRANFORD MARSALIS QUARTET WITH SPECIAL GUEST KURT ELLING: 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro, 626 Frenchmen St. (504) 949-0696.
  • THE BOWERY PRESENTS GUY BLAKESLEE: 9 p.m., Gasa Gasa, 4920 Freret St. (504) 304-7110.
  • IN THE DEN WITH HOT 8 BRASS BAND: 10 p.m., The Howlin Wolf, 907 S. Peters St. (504) 529-5844.
  • SOUL SUNDAY: 10 p.m., Hi Ho Lounge, 2239 St. Claude Ave. (504) 945-4446.
  • DJ POPPA: 11 p.m., House of Blues, 225 Decatur St. (504) 310-4999.

MONDAY

  • AURORA NEALAND & THE ROYAL ROSES: 7 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St. (504) 371-5543.
  • CLASSICAL INSTRUMENTAL CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT: 7 p.m., New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, 2800 Chartres St. (504) 940-2787.
  • MONTY BANKS: 7 p.m., Richard Fiske’s Martini Bar and Restaurant, 301 Dauphine St. (504) 586-0972.
  • BIG EASY TRADITIONAL MUSIC SESSION: 7 p.m., The Irish House, 1432 St. Charles Ave. (504) 595-6755.
  • 101.1 WNOE ACOUSTIC CHRISTMAS, SCOTTY MCCREERY, CRAIG CAMPBELL, CANAAN SMITH, CLARE DUNN: 7 p.m., Southport Music Hall, 200 Monticello Ave. (504) 835-2903.
  • JESSE MARCHANT: 8 p.m., The Big Top, 1638 Clio St. (504) 569-2700.
  • ALEXIS & THE SAMURAI: 8 p.m., Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St. (504) 304-4714.
  • TRAVIS SCOTT: 8 p.m., House of Blues, 225 Decatur St. (504) 310-4999.
  • CHARMAINE NEVILLE BAND: 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro, 626 Frenchmen St. (504) 949-0696.

TUESDAY

  • CLYDE & IGGY: 10 a.m., City Park, 1 Palm Drive. (504) 483-9474.
  • PIANO HOUR: Noon, the New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park, 916 N. Peters St. (504) 589-4841.
  • BAGPIPERS SALUTE: 6 p.m., The Irish House, 1432 St. Charles Ave. (504) 595-6755.

CAJUN MUSIC WITH THE CAJUN DRIFTERS: 7 P.M., THE BAYOU CLUB AT TROPICAL ISLE, 610 BOURBON ST. (504) 529-1702.

  • KOTTONMOUTH KINGS: 7 p.m., Southport Music Hall, 200 Monticello Ave. (504) 835-2903.
  • LUCAS DAVENPORT: 7 p.m., Richard Fiske’s Martini Bar and Restaurant, 301 Dauphine St. (504) 586-0972.
  • OUTLAW NATION: 7 p.m., Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St. (504) 267-4863.
  • SOUNDS OF CHRISTMAS: 7:30 p.m., St. Matthew’s United Methodist Church, 6017 Camphor St., Metairie. (504) 888-1155.
  • JOHN RANKIN: 8 p.m., The Columns Hotel, 3811 St. Charles Ave. (504) 899-9308.
  • JASON MARSALIS & B.G.Q. EXPLORATION: 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro, 626 Frenchmen St., New Orleans.
  • REBIRTH BRASS BAND: 10:30 p.m., Maple Leaf Bar, 8316 Oak St. (504) 866-9359.

WEDNESDAY

  • NEW ORLEANS JAZZ VIPERS: 7 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St. (504) 371-5543.
  • OUTLAW NATION: 7 p.m., Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St. (504) 267-4863.
  • TONY SEVILLE: 7 p.m., Richard Fiske’s Martini Bar and Restaurant, 301 Dauphine St. (504) 586-0972.
  • MARIGNY OPERA HOUSE MONTHLY JAZZ SERIES WITH SARAH QUINTANA: 8 p.m., Marigny Opera House, 725 St. Ferdinand St. (504) 948-9998.
  • PAUL LONGSTRETH WITH TODD DUKE: 8 p.m., Tommy’s Wine Bar, 752 Tchoupitoulas. (504) 581-1103.
  • SARAH QUINTANA AND THE MISS RIVER JAZZ QUARTET: 8 p.m., Marigny Opera House, 725 St. Ferdinand St. (504) 948-9998.
  • DELFEAYO MARSALIS PRESENTS THE UPTOWN JAZZ ORCHESTRA: 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro, 626 Frenchmen St. (504) 949-0696.
  • GAL HOLIDAY & HONKY TONK REVUE: 8 p.m., Rock ’n’ Bowl, 3016 S. Carrollton Ave. (504) 861-1700.
  • HOLIDAY TRIVIA: 8 p.m., Bar Redux, 801 Poland Ave. (504) 592-7083.
  • LUCERO THE BAND: 8:30 p.m., Tipitinas, 501 Napoleon Ave. (504) 895-8477.
  • STRIPPED INTO SUBMISSION: 9 p.m., Hi Ho Lounge, 2239 St. Claude Ave. (504) 945-4446.
  • MAJOR BACON: 10 p.m., Banks Street Bar, 4401 Banks St. (504) 486-0258.
  • WE LOVE VINYL: 10 p.m., Hi Ho Lounge, 2239 St. Claude Ave. (504) 945-4446.
  • JET LOUNGE IN THE PARISH AT HOUSE OF BLUES: 11 p.m., House of Blues, 225 Decatur St. (504) 310-4999.