THURSDAY

  • REGGAE NIGHT WITH DJ T-ROY: 2 p.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave. Call (504) 940-5546.

LADY SINGS THE BLUES FEATURING DANA ABBOTT: 5 P.M., IRVIN MAYFIELD’S JAZZ PLAYHOUSE AT THE ROYAL SONESTA HOTEL, 300 BOURBON ST.

LUCAS DAVENPORT: 5 P.M. TO 8 P.M., THE LITTLE GEM SALOON, 445 S. RAMPART ST. FREE. LITTLEGEMSALOON.COM.

  • JON RONIGER: 5 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St. maisonfrenchmen.com.
  • THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT: 6 p.m., City Park’s Pavilion of the Two Sisters, City Park Ave. Featuring music by Paul Sanchez. Refreshments available for purchase. Gates open at 5 p.m. $10, adults; $3, children ages 5-12 years old. Call (504) 483-9488.
  • PONTCHARTRAIN WRECKS AT OGDEN AFTER HOURS: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp Place. The event features live music as well as an interview with the artist. An activity table is available for children. $10, non-members; free, members of the Ogden Museum of Southern Art. Call (504) 539-9650. ogdenmuseum.org.
  • VALI TALBOT: 6 p.m., The Irish House, 1432 St. Charles Ave. Call (504) 595-6755. theirishhouseneworleans.com.
  • KITT LOUGH-DUO: 7 p.m., The Fountain Lounge at The Roosevelt Hotel, 130 Roosevelt Way. Call (504)-648-5486.
  • KIRA VELELLA: 8 p.m., Fair Grinds Coffeehouse, 3133 Ponce De Leon St. fairgrinds.com.
  • THE JAMES RIVERS MOVEMENT: 8 p.m., Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, 300 Bourbon St.
  • BRIAN JACK: 8 p.m., Rock ‘n’ Bowl, 3000 S. Carrollton Ave. $10. rocknbowl.com.

CHARLIE DENNARD CD PARTY: 8 P.M., SNUG HARBOR, 626 FRENCHMEN ST. SNUGJAZZ.COM.

  • JOHNNY ANGEL & THE SWINGIN’ DEMONS: 8 p.m., The Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St. $10. ticketfly.com.
  • PAULA AND THE PONTIACS: 10 p.m., Banks Street Bar, 4401 Banks St. banksstreetbar.com.
  • ADVENTURES OF THE INTERSTELLAR B-BOY WITH DJ HOUSE FLY AND FRIENDS: 10 p.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave. Call (504) 940-5546.
  • NYCTOPHILIA: 10 p.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave.
  • HEROBUST: 10 p.m., Republic New Orleans, 828 S. Peters St. $10. republicnola.com.
  • THE TRIO FEATURING JOHNNY VIDACOVICH, GEORGE PORTER JR. AND GUESTS: 10:30 p.m., Maple Leaf Bar, 8316 Oak St. mapleleafbar.com.

FRIDAY

  • ADVENTURES OF THE INTERSTELLAR B-BOY WITH DJ HOUSE FLY AND FRIENDS: 2 p.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave. Call (504) 940-5546.
  • THE BALLY WHO?: 2 p.m., The Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave. $5. Call (504) 568-7056.
  • LEROY JONES QUARTET: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Fulton Street, Fulton and Lafayette Sstreets. “Friday on Fulton” presented by Harrah’s New Orleans.
  • THE PIANO PROFESSOR SERIES FEATURING JOSH PAXTON: 5 p.m., Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, 300 Bourbon St.
  • HAPPY HOUR WITH NICOLE OCKMOND: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., The Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St. Free. littlegemsaloon.com.
  • BEN HUNTER: 7 p.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave.

ANTOINE DIEL-DUO: 7 P.M., THE FOUNTAIN LOUNGE AT THE ROOSEVELT HOTEL, 130 ROOSEVELT WAY. CALL (504)-648-5486.

  • DAN RIVERS: 7 p.m., The Irish House, 1432 St. Charles Ave. Call (504) 595-6755.
  • BUENA VISTA SOCIAL LATIN NIGHT: 8 p.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave.

BRICKS IN THE WALL, THE SIGHT AND SOUND OF PINK FLOYD: 8 P.M., HOUSE OF BLUES NEW ORLEANS, 225 DECATUR ST. $16. HOB.COM.

LEON “KID CHOCOLATE”: 8 P.M., IRVIN MAYFIELD’S JAZZ PLAYHOUSE AT THE ROYAL SONESTA HOTEL, 300 BOURBON ST.

  • SARAH GROMKO TRIO: 8 p.m. to 10 p.m., Pearl Wine Co., 3700 Orleans Ave.
  • AMERICAN IDOL LIVE!: 8 p.m., Saenger Theatre, 1111 Canal St. saengernola.com.

ELLIS MARSALIS TRIO: 8 P.M., SNUG HARBOR, 626 FRENCHMEN ST. CALL (504) 309-5299. SNUGJAZZ.COM.

MESCHIYA LAKE AND THE LITTLE BIG HORNS: 8 P.M., THE LITTLE GEM SALOON, 445 S. RAMPART ST. $10, ADVANCE; $15, DAY OF SHOW. LITTLEGEMSALOON.COM.

  • JOHNNY ANGEL AND HELLDORADO: 8 p.m., The Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave. $5. Call (504) 568-7056.
  • MIKE DILLON BAND WITH DIRTFOOT: 9 p.m., D.B.A., 618 Frenchmen St. dbabars.com.
  • KING BUZZO WITH DAX RIGGS: 9 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St. $12, advance; $15, door. Call (504) 569-8361. oneeyedjacks.net.

ALEX G: 9 P.M., THE BEATNIK, 1638 CLIO ST. $8-$10. CALL (877) 987-6487.

  • TOM HOOK & WENDELL B.-TRIO: 9 p.m. to 11:59 p.m., The Fountain Lounge at The Roosevelt Hotel, 130 Roosevelt Way. Call (504)-648-5486.
  • FOUNDATION FREE FRIDAYS WITH KHRIS ROYAL & DARK MATTER: 9 p.m., Tipitina’s Uptown, 501 Napoleon Ave. Free. tipitinas.com.

JUSTIN JAMES: 9 P.M., WAREHOUSE GRILLE, 869 MAGAZINE ST. WAREHOUSEGRILLE.COM.

  • GROOVY 7: 9:30 p.m., Rock ‘n’ Bowl, 3000 S. Carrollton Ave. $10. rocknbowl.com.
  • PAPER BISON: 10 p.m., Banks Street Bar, 4401 Banks St. banksstreetbar.com.
  • CHIPPER JONES WITH POPE PLUS YELEPHANTS: 10 p.m., Circle Bar, 1032 St. Charles Ave. $5 at door. Call (504) 588-2616. circlebarneworleans.com.
  • THE HOOD INTERNET: 10 p.m., Hi-Ho Lounge, 2239 St. Claude Ave. myspace.com/hiholounge.

QUINCY MUMFORD: 10 P.M., THE DEN, THE HOWLIN’ WOLF NEW ORLEANS, 907 S. PETERS ST. $7. CALL (504) 529-5844. THEHOWLINWOLF.COM.

BOUKOU GROOVE: 10:30 P.M., MAPLE LEAF BAR, 8316 OAK ST. MAPLELEAFBAR.COM.

SATURDAY

  • TOM HOOK & WENDELL-DUO: 7 p.m., The Fountain Lounge at The Roosevelt Hotel, 130 Roosevelt Way. Call (504)-648-5486.
  • SMOKING TIME JAZZ CLUB: 7 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St. maisonfrenchmen.com.
  • STEELY DAN: 7 p.m., UNO Lakefront Arena, 6801 Franklin Ave. arena.uno.edu.
  • CHRIS SMITHER WITH PETER MULVEY: 8 p.m., Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St. $15-$20. chickiewahwah.com.
  • JASON TURNER BAND: 8 p.m., House of Blues (Big Momma’s Lounge), 225 Decatur St. houseofblues.com.
  • SALUTE TO SUMMER AT IRVIN MAYFIELD’S JAZZ PLAYHOUSE: 8 p.m., Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, 300 Bourbon St. Featuring Joe Krown plus Walter “Wolfman” Washington.

OMAR SOSA QUARTETO AFRO CUBANO: 8 P.M., SNUG HARBOR, 626 FRENCHMEN ST. SNUGJAZZ.COM.

BAMBOULA 2000: 8 P.M., THE EPIC CENTER, 3220 GEN. DEGAULLE DR. $15.

BANTAM FOXES: 8 P.M., THE OLD U.S. MINT, 400 ESPLANADE AVE. $10. CALL (504) 568-7056.

  • ZEPPARELLA: 9 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St. $15. Call (504) 569-8361. oneeyedjacks.net.
  • ANTOINE DIEL-TRIO: 9 p.m. to 11:59 p.m., The Fountain Lounge at The Roosevelt Hotel, 130 Roosevelt Way. Call (504)-648-5486
  • NATHAN AND THE ZYDECO CHA CHAS: 9 p.m., Tipitina’s Uptown, 501 Napoleon Ave. $12. tipitinas.com.
  • BONERAMA: 9:30 p.m., Rock ‘n’ Bowl, 3000 S. Carrollton Ave. $10. rocknbowl.com.
  • SCARECROW SONIC BOOMBOX: 10 p.m., Banks Street Bar, 4401 Banks St. banksstreetbar.com.
  • JOHN MOONEY: 10 p.m., Carrollton Station, 8140 Willow St. carrolltonstation.com.
  • DJ HOUSEFLY AND FRIENDS WITH KOMPRESSION WITH DOC MARTIN: 10 p.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave.
  • GRISTLE CANDY FEATURING JOHN GROS, JAKE ECKERT, RUSS BROUSSARD AND CASANDRA FAULCONER: 10:30 p.m., Maple Leaf Bar, 8316 Oak St. mapleleafbar.com.

SUNDAY

  • KIRK FRANKLIN PRESENTS GOSPEL BRUNCH: 10 a.m., House of Blues New Orleans, 225 Decatur St. $48, adults; $26, children ages 4-12. Call (504) 310-4999. hob.com.

JAZZ BRUNCH WITH CHARLIE MILLER: 10 A.M. TO 2 P.M., THE LITTLE GEM SALOON, 445 S. RAMPART ST. LITTLEGEMSALOON.COM.

  • SUNDAY MUSICAL MEDITATION JAMES WESTFALL, VIBRAPHONIST: 5 p.m., The Marigny Opera House, 725 St. Ferdinand St. $10-$20. Call (504) 948-9998.
  • DAVE EASLEY: 5 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St. maisonfrenchmen.com.

TRINITY ARTIST SERIES: LAURA PATTERSON, NANETTE LEDET: 5 P.M., TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH, 1329 JACKSON AVE. TRINITY.NET.

  • JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER ORCHESTRA WITH WYNTON MARSALIS: 7 p.m., Saenger Theatre, 1111 Canal St. Benefits Tipitina’s Foundation, in partnership with the soon-to-reopen Orpheum Theatre and the LPO. $40-$75; VIP, $150. Call (800) 745-3000. saengernola.com.

LU & CHARLIE’S REVISITED AT IRVIN MAYFIELD’S JAZZ PLAYHOUSE: 8 P.M., IRVIN MAYFIELD’S JAZZ PLAYHOUSE AT THE ROYAL SONESTA HOTEL, 300 BOURBON ST.

  • JAMES SINGLETON QUARTET: 8 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St. Call (504) 309-5299. snugjazz.com.

THE CONS AND PROSE CD RELEASE WITH JESSE TRIPP AND THE NIGHTBREED PLUS BEWARE OF BEAR: 9 P.M., ONE EYED JACKS, 615 TOULOUSE ST. $10. ONEEYEDJACKS.NET.

  • CHURCH: 10 p.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave.
  • JOE KROWN TRIO FEATURING WALTER “WOLFMAN” WASHINGTON AND RUSSELL BATISTE: 10 p.m., Maple Leaf Bar, 8316 Oak St. mapleleafbar.com.
  • HOT 8 BRASS BAND: 10 p.m., The Den, The Howlin’ Wolf New Orleans, 907 S. Peters St. $10. thehowlinwolf.com.

MONDAY

  • CHICKEN AND WAFFLES: 5 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St. maisonfrenchmen.com.
  • AURORA NEALAND AND THE ROYAL ROSES: 7 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St. maisonfrenchmen.com.
  • THE ORIGINAL TUXEDO JAZZ BAND: 8 p.m., Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, 300 Bourbon St.
  • PRESERVATION HALL JAZZ MASTERS FEATURING LEROY JONES: 8 p.m. to 11 p.m., Preservation Hall, 726 St. Peter St. preservationhall.com.
  • CHARMAINE NEVILLE BAND: 8 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St. Call (504) 309-5299. snugjazz.com.
  • SOUTH JONES: 9 p.m., Banks Street Bar, 4401 Banks St. banksstreetbar.com.
  • DAZED ON TOULOUSE ’90S NIGHT: 9 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St. oneeyedjacks.net.
  • THE MUSICIANS’ JAM: 9:30 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St. maisonfrenchmen.com.
  • GLEN DAVID ANDREWS: 10 p.m., d.b.a. , 618 Frenchmen St. $5. dbabars.com.
  • S.I.N. NIGHT WITH DJ PR_CK: 10 p.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave.
  • GEORGE PORTER JR.: 10 p.m., Maple Leaf Bar, 8316 Oak St. mapleleafbar.com.

TUESDAY

  • HAPPY HOUR WITH CHARLIE MILLER: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., The Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St. Free. Call (504) 267-4863. littlegemsaloon.com.

SOULFUL SUNDAY WITH LINDA WRIGHT: 6 P.M., CASTLE THEATRE, 501 WILLIAMS BLVD. $15. CALL (504) 287-4707. CASTLE501.COM.

  • GREGORY AGID QUARTET: 6 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St. maisonfrenchmen.com.
  • ORGAN & LABYRINTH CONCERT: 6 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 1329 Jackson Ave. Featuring Albinas Prizgintas on the 5000-pipe tracker organ. Free. Call (504) 670-2520. trinity.net.
  • JASON MARSALIS: 8 p.m., Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, 300 Bourbon St.
  • TOM SAUNDERS & THE TOMCATS: 8 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St. Call (504) 309-5299. snugjazz.com.
  • CRESCENT CITY GROOVE FEATURING GREG MORROW: 8 p.m., The Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St. Free. littlegemsaloon.com.
  • PUNK NIGHT: 9 p.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave.
  • REBIRTH BRASS BAND: 10:30 p.m., Maple Leaf Bar, 8316 Oak St. mapleleafbar.com.

WEDNESDAY

  • SWAMP KITCHEN: 5 p.m., Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, 300 Bourbon St.
  • JOSHUA PAXTON: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., The Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St. Free. littlegemsaloon.com.
  • WEDNESDAYS ON THE POINT: 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Algiers Point Riverfront, 200 Morgan St. Music by Bag Of Donuts and DJ Rik Ducci, food and local vendors. Call (504) 362-6436.
  • TUESDAY TRIVIA WITH NOLA COUNTY: 7 p.m., Banks Street Bar, 4401 Banks St. banksstreetbar.com.
  • NOJO JAM SESSION: 8 p.m., Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse at Royal Sonesta Hotel, 300 Bourbon St. New Orleans Jazz Orchestra All Stars with special guests. $15.
  • Y’ALL WITH JPEGASUS AND NATURAL BLONDE: 8 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St. $7. oneeyedjacks.net.
  • DELFEAYO MARSALIS & UPTOWN JAZZ ORCHESTRA: 8 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St. Call (504) 309-5299. snugjazz.com.
  • TOM LEGGETT: 8 p.m., The Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St. $10. littlegemsaloon.com.
  • TANK & THE BANGAS: 9:30 p.m., Maple Leaf Bar, 8316 Oak St. mapleleafbar.com
  • MAJOR BACON BAND: 10 p.m., Banks Street Bar, 4401 Banks St. banksstreetbar.com.