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.
  • VALI TALBOT AT THE IRISH HOUSE: 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.
  • PETE WENTZ: 8 p.m., House of Blues New Orleans, 225 Decatur St. hob.com.
  • THE JAMES RIVERS MOVEMENT: 8 p.m., Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, 300 Bourbon St.
  • RICHARD SMITH AND JULIE ADAMS: 8 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St. Call (504) 309-5299. snugjazz.com.
  • NAYO JONES: 8 p.m., The Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St. $10. Call (504) 267-4863. littlegemsaloon.com.
  • CHRIS ARDOIN: 8:30 p.m., Rock ‘n’ Bowl, 3000 S. Carrollton Ave. $10. rocknbowl.com.
  • KENNY TRICHE AND FRIENDS: 9 p.m., Banks Street Bar, 4401 Banks St. banksstreetbar.com.
  • BASSIK FEATURING CARNAGE: 9 p.m., Republic New Orleans, 828 S. Peters St. Ages 18 and older only. $30, advance; $35, door; $50, VIP. republicnola.com.
  • POURS: 10 p.m., Circle Bar, 1032 St. Charles Ave. $5 at door. Call (504) 588-2616. circlebarneworleans.com.
  • STOOGES BRASS BAND: 10 p.m., D.B.A., 618 Frenchmen St. $10. dbabars.com.
  • ADVENTURES OF THE INTERSTELLAR B-BOY WITH DJ HOUSE FLY AND FRIENDS, HUB CITY STOMPERS, BROKEN HEAROES, THE DUPPIES AND THE SWITCHERS: 10 p.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave. Call (504) 940-5546.
  • THE TRIO FEATURING JOHNNY VIDACOVICH AND GUESTS: 10 p.m., Maple Leaf Bar, 8316 Oak St. mapleleafbar.com.

FRIDAY

  • ADVENTURES OF THE INTSTELLAR B-BOY WITH DJ HOUSE FLY AND FRIENDS: 2 p.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave. Call (504) 940-5546.
  • DANA ABBOTT AT THE OLD U.S. MINT: 2 p.m., The Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave. $5. Call (504) 568-7056.
  • CRAIG KLEIN AT “FRIDAY ON FULTON”: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Fulton Street, Fulton and Lafayette streets. Presented by Harrah’s New Orleans.
  • THE PIANO PROFESSOR SERIES FEATURING JOE KROWN: 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.
  • EYGPTIAN LOVER: 7 p.m., Southport Hall, 200 Monticello Ave. $12. Call (504) 835-2903. newsouthport.com.
  • ANTOINE DIEL-DUO: 7 p.m., The Fountain Lounge at The Roosevelt Hotel, 130 Roosevelt Way. Call (504)-648-5486.
  • PATRICK COOPER AT THE IRISH HOUSE: 7 p.m., The Irish House, 1432 St. Charles Ave. Call (504) 595-6755. theirishhouseneworleans.com.
  • BUENA VISTA SOCIAL LATIN NIGHT: 8 p.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave.
  • 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.
  • 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. ticketfly.com.
  • REJECTED YOUTH NATION: 8 p.m., The Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave. $10. Call (504) 568-7056.
  • MAGGIE KOERNER WITH THE HONORABLE SOUTH PLUS PAINTED HANDS: 9 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St. oneeyedjacks.net.
  • 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.
  • MARTEN HORGER: 10 p.m., V Sushi & Martini, 821 Iberville St. facebook.com/VSushiandMartini.
  • THE LOCAL SKANK: 10 p.m., Banks Street Bar, 4401 Banks St. banksstreetbar.com.
  • FINFOX: 10 p.m., The Den, The Howlin’ Wolf New Orleans, 907 S. Peters St. $5. Call (504) 529-5844. thehowlinwolf.com.
  • STOOGES BRASS BAND: 10 p.m., Tiptina’s Uptown, 501 Napoleon Ave.

FRIDAY-SATURDAY

  • SING – A TOUR OF VOCAL HARMONY: 7 p.m., Center of Performing Arts, 201 N. Columbia St., Covington. The show explores vocal harmony in music from the ’30s to present day. Dinner 7 p.m., show 8 p.m. Call (985) 727-4638 or email robert@centerofperformingarts.net.

SATURDAY

  • ANTOINE DIEL: 2 p.m., Louisiana Music Factory, 421 Frenchman St. louisianamusicfactory.com.
  • CHRISTIAN SERPAS AND GHOST TOWN: 3 p.m., Louisiana Music Factory, 421 Frenchman St. louisianamusicfactory.com.
  • THE SOUNDS OF NEW ORLEANS: 7 p.m., Mahalia Jackson Theater, 1419 Basin St. Fourth annual benefit concert for the St. Jude Community Center, featuring Allen Toussaint, Paul Sanchez, Michael Cerveris, John Boutte, Shamarr Allen, Mike “Soulman” Baptiste and the Mystics, Clark J. Knighten and 4x4 Connection. $35. Call (504) 525-1551. mahaliajacksontheater.com.
  • TOM HOOK & WENDELL-DUO: 7 p.m., The Fountain Lounge at The Roosevelt Hotel, 130 Roosevelt Way. Call (504)-648-5486.
  • JON RONIGER: 7 p.m., The Irish House, 1432 St. Charles Ave. Call (504) 595-6755. theirishhouseneworleans.com.
  • BENNY TURNER & THE REAL BLUES: 7 p.m., The Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St. $10. littlegemsaloon.com.
  • SMOKING TIME JAZZ CLUB: 7 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St. maisonfrenchmen.com.
  • GUITAR SLIM JR.: 8 p.m., Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, 300 Bourbon St.
  • SCOTT SANDERS QUARTET FEATURING GREGORY AGID: 8 p.m., Pearl Wine Co., 3700 Orleans Ave.

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

  • LEANN RIMES: 8 p.m., Mardi Gras World, 1380 Port St. thebukuproject.com.
  • MIA BORDERS: 9 p.m., Carrollton Station, 8140 Willow St. carrolltonstation.com.
  • TAB BENOIT: 9 p.m., Freret Street Publiq House, 4528 Freret St. Ages 21 and older only.
  • SWEET CRUDE WITH CARDINAL SONS PLUS JULIE ODELL: 9 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St. $10. oneeyedjacks.net.
  • 61 SOUTH PLUS THE ROCKENBRAUGHS: 9 p.m., Rock ‘n’ Bowl, 3000 S. Carrollton Ave. $10. rocknbowl.com.
  • 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.

THE MERCY BROTHERS AT CHICKIE WAH WAH: 9:30 P.M., CHICKIE WAH WAH, 2828 CANAL ST. CHICKIEWAHWAH.COM.

  • REFRIED CONFUZION: 10 p.m., Banks Street Bar, 4401 Banks St. banksstreetbar.com.
  • MILEZO WITH MARMALAKES PLUS HIKES: 10 p.m., Circle Bar, 1032 St. Charles Ave. $5 at door. Call (504) 588-2616. circlebarneworleans.com.
  • PRIDE EVENT: 10 p.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave.
  • JUNE SQUARED: 10 p.m., Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St. Call (504) 304-4714.
  • THE COLOSSAL HEADS PLUS FIRST TIME: 10 p.m., The Den, The Howlin’ Wolf New Orleans, 907 S. Peters St. $5. Call (504) 529-5844. thehowlinwolf.com.

SUNDAY

  • KIRK FRANKLIN PRESENTS GOSPEL BRUNCH AT HOUSE OF BLUES: 10 a.m., House of Blues, 907 S. Peters St. Live gospel music by Linda Wright and House of Blues Praise Team. $48, adults; $26, children ages 4-12. Call (504) 310-4999.
  • JAZZ BRUNCH WITH CHARLIE MILLER: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., The Little Gem Saloon, 445 S. Rampart St. Free. littlegemsaloon.com.
  • DAVE EASLEY: 5 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St. maisonfrenchmen.com.
  • TRINITY ARTIST SERIES PRESENTS SOPHIE KUHN: 5 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 1329 Jackson Ave. trinity.net.
  • CHEVELLE: 7 p.m., House of Blues New Orleans, 225 Decatur St. hob.com.
  • PETER FRAMPTON & THE DOOBIE BROTHERS: 7 p.m., Mercedes-Benz Superdome. superdome.com.
  • LU & CHARLIE’S REVISITED: 8 p.m., Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, 300 Bourbon St. Live music performance featuring Germaine Bazzle and Peter Harris.

BEYONCÉ AND JAY Z: 8 P.M., MERCEDES-BENZ SUPERDOME. SUPERDOME.COM.

  • JOSHUA PAXTON SOLO PIANO: 8 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St. Call (504) 309-5299.
  • 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.
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INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION AND KEYBOARD FESTIVAL: LOYOLA UNIVERSITY NEW ORLEANS, LOUIS J. ROUSSEL PERFORMANCE HALL, 6363 ST. CHARLES AVE. THE MUSICAL ARTS SOCIETY OF NEW ORLEANS COMPETITION FEATURES 152 FINALISTS FROM 26 COUNTRIES. A RECITAL BY 2013 WINNER VIKTOR VALKOV KICKS OFF EVENTS AT 4 P.M. SUNDAY. CALL (504) 865-2074.

MONDAY

MYKA RELOCATE, VARIANTS, DAGGERS, & MORE!: 6 P.M., THE CYPRESS, 3612 HESSMER AVE. $10. FACEBOOK.COM/THECYPRESSVENUE.

  • 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.
  • NICK CAVE AND THE BAD SEEDS: 8 p.m., Mahalia Jackson Theater, 1419 Basin St. mahaliajacksontheater.com.

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.
  • JON CLEARY AND THE ABSOLUTE MONSTER GENTLEMEN: 9 p.m., Maple Leaf Bar, 8316 Oak St. mapleleafbar.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.
  • S.I.N. NIGHT WITH DJ PR_CK: 10 p.m., Dragon’s Den, 435 Esplanade Ave.

SHAMARR ALLEN AND THE UNDERDAWGS: 10 P.M., D.B.A. NEW ORLEANS, 618 FRENCHMEN ST. DBABARS.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.
  • GREGORY AGID QUARTET: 6 p.m., The Maison, 508 Frenchmen St. maisonfrenchmen.com.
  • ORGAN AND LABYRINTH AT TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH: 6 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 1329 Jackson Ave. Featuring Trinity organist Albinas Prizgintas on the church’s 5,000 pipe organ. Free. trinity.net.
  • JASON MARSALIS: 8 p.m., Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, 300 Bourbon St.
  • JIMMY ROBINSON SOLO GUITAR: 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.

SPHYNX: 10 P.M., CIRCLE BAR, 1032 ST. CHARLES AVE. $5 AT DOOR. CALL (504) 588-2616. CIRCLEBARNEWORLEANS.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.
  • EXPLOSION TOUR NEW ORLEANS: 8 p.m., Bottom Line Restaurant & Bar, 3309 Division St., Metairie. Featuring MR. Burns, Drew Edghill 50 Racks, Numz, DJ Sav Marie as well as national and regional artists Tru Tecknique, $tatu$, Lady Explicit, Real Life and more. $15-$20. Call (702) 530-8252.
  • NOJO JAM SESSION: 8 p.m., Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, 300 Bourbon St. $15.
  • DAVE HILL, FAYARD LINDSEY, TBA PLUS PHIL ANSELMO FROM DOWN/PANTERA/ILLEGALS: 8 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St. $10, advance; $12, door. oneeyedjacks.net.
  • CLOCKWORK ELVIS: 8 p.m., Rock ‘n’ Bowl, 3000 S. Carrollton Ave. $10. rocknbowl.com.
  • 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.
  • KIRA VELELLA WITH SCOTT: 9 p.m., Neutral Ground Coffeehouse, 5110 Danneel St. neturalgroundcoffeehouse.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.