01.21: Rotary Downs + R. Scully’s Rough 7 – One Eyed Jacks
While there is no wrong time to ever see greatest band in the universe Rotary Downs specifically, there is never a better time, in general, to see any band as when they are embroiled in the creatively grueling and inspiring task of writing and recording a new album. As the band will head to Lafayette in early February for initial tracking of their 6th full length album – and 5th with longtime co-conspirator and Grammy Award-winning Louisiana native Ivan Klisanin – Rotary Downs’ next run of shows, kicking off on Saturday at One Eyed Jacks, should be just about as ferocious as local live music gets.
MyNameIsJohnMichael + The Preservation Hall Jazz Band w/ The Del McCoury Band + Dr. John and the Lower 911 + Morning 40 Federation + Odd Future + Portugal. The Man + TV On The Radio + The Meters + The Raconteurs + Fatboy Slim performing at City Park on October 30, 2011 for the Voodoo [...]
New Bywater bar Siberia hit the ground running when it opened in October. Owned and operated by a group of former Mimi’s bartenders, it began hosting shows before the proprietors even settled on an official name for the place. Fliers around the city and postings on NOLADIY appeared with more and more frequency, promoting performances [...]