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Jazz Fest 2018

Postby hmagman » Sat Oct 14, 2017 11:21 am

My wife and I are planning to attend Jazz Fest next year... [smilie=music-smiley-005.gif]

Any recommendations on what to see in New Orleans? Any Jazz Fest strategies?

- Harry
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Re: Jazz Fest 2018

Postby nolabass » Sat Oct 14, 2017 12:48 pm

Lemme work on it for ya... [smilie=music-smiley-005.gif]
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Re: Jazz Fest 2018

Postby hmagman » Sat Oct 14, 2017 3:03 pm

nolabass wrote:Lemme work on it for ya... [smilie=music-smiley-005.gif]

Thanks Peter, much appreciated! [smilie=icon_biggrin.gif]
Also, making a side trip to Memphis ...
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Re: Jazz Fest 2018

Postby GonzoBass » Wed Oct 18, 2017 2:11 pm

Sounds like a fun road trip.
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As a side note:
Is anyone else blown away that we're making plans 2018 already?
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Re: Jazz Fest 2018

Postby noahvale » Wed Oct 25, 2017 5:08 pm

Get a copy of Offbeat Magazine and check club listings or better yet check them online: http://www.offbeat.com

Listen to www.wwoz.org at 90.7 when you get to town and check out who is playing where. Listings are on the website as well. There is a Livewire phone app as well with all the listings.

Personally, I prefer the uptown clubs: Tipatinas, Maple Leaf, Mid-City Lanes Rock 'n' Bowl. You can catch the streetcar going uptown.

A lot of the good bands love to play around town during Fest. Pace yourself and hydrate!

On a side note to Harry, my daughter and son-in-law are heading back to SD next year. We will have to get together when I visit.
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Re: Jazz Fest 2018

Postby hmagman » Thu Oct 26, 2017 7:55 am

Thanks Peter for the information! Yes, we'll need to check out a jam or two when you visit... [smilie=music-smiley-005.gif]

Gonz, yes 2018 is upon us... [smilie=smilie_kopf.gif]
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Re: Jazz Fest 2018

Postby ampig » Mon Nov 06, 2017 10:53 am

Must see club show - at DBA on Frenchman St - Walter Wolfman Washington & The Roadmasters and the Iguanas on the Wednesday night between weekends. I never miss this show when I'm at Jazzfest.
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