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what live shows are coming to New Orleans in 2023 | Music

With dozens of live shows already on the books and extra to be introduced, 2023 is shaping as much as be a busy 12 months for music and comedy in New Orleans. A have a look at the highlights thus far:

LOUIS CK

Jan. 19, Saenger Theater

The controversial comic is on the street rebuilding his profession.

THE TEMPTATIONS and THE FOUR TOPS

Jan. 20, Saenger Theater

The present incarnation of the 2 of the best R&B bands in historical past workforce up.

LEGENDZ OF THE STREETZ TOUR: RELOADED

Feb 3, Smoothie King Middle

Acts scheduled to seem at this 12 months’s version of the Legendz tour embrace Jeezy, TI, Gucci Mane, 2 Chainz, Jadakiss, Cam’ron and Trina, with native favourite Juvenile making a visitor look.







Elle King opens for nation star Chris Stapleton at a full Smoothie King Middle in New Orleans on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022.




DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE

Feb. 3, Orpheum Theater

The alt-rock band from Bellingham, Washington, returns to the Orpheum, the setting for an epic Dying Cab for Cutie present in 2019, as a part of the Asphalt Meadows Tour.

FRANKIE VALLI and THE FOUR SEASONS

Feb 4, Saenger Theater

The unique Jersey Boy, nonetheless going robust at age 88, brings his falsetto to the Saenger to croon “Sherry,” “Stroll Like a Man” and different Nineteen Sixties pop classics.

INCUBUS

Feb 4, Fillmore

The Nineteen Nineties rock band’s profession has confirmed to be particularly sturdy.

CHRIS D’ELIA

Feb. 5, Saenger Theater

The comic is featured as a part of his Do not Push Me Tour.







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Vocalist Andrea Bocelli.




ANDREA BOCELLI

Feb. 11, Smoothie King Middle

On the Saturday of the primary massive weekend of Mardi Gras 2023, the well-known Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli lastly makes his New Orleans debut, backed by the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra on the Smoothie King Middle.

ELLE KING

Feb 14, Fillmore

The tattooed nation singer, final seen domestically opening for Chris Stapleton on the Smoothie King Middle, headlines her personal present on the Fillmore on her A-Freakin-Males Tour.

ANITA BAKER

Feb. 17, Smoothie King Middle

The revered modern R&B songstress, who has toured solely intermittently all through her profession, has introduced 15 live shows in 2023 to coincide with the fortieth anniversary of her debut album, “The Songstress,” which set the stage for later albums to ascertain her as a grasp of the “quiet storm” R&B/soul ballad.







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Anita Baker closes out the Congo Sq. Stage on the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Pageant Saturday, Might 5, 2018. (Photograph by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Instances-Picayune)


massive thief

Feb. 17, Orpheum Theater

The indie rock and folks band from Brooklyn holds court docket on the Orpheum.

STS9

Feb 17-18, Fillmore

On the Friday and Saturday of the large Mardi Gras weekend, Sound Tribe Sector 9, aka STS9 conjures its instrumental rock and digital music fusion for 2 nights on the Fillmore dubbed “Crescent Metropolis Lights.”

ARI LENNOX

Feb 22, Fillmore

The modern R&B singer’s Age/Intercourse/Location Tour visits the Fillmore on Ash Wednesday.

ALABAMA

Feb 24, Smoothie King Middle

The long-running nation music hitmakers come to city as a part of the Roll On 2 North America Tour, the second iteration of the “Roll On” tour. Particular visitors the Metal Drivers open the present.

JOHN MELLENCAMP

Feb 24, Saenger Theater

The Indiana-born rocker, now 71, will draw on his deep catalog of heartland anthems on the Saenger.







2022 Essence Festival Of Culture - Louisiana Superdome - Day 2

Patti LaBelle performs onstage through the 2022 Essence Pageant of Tradition on the Caesars Superdome on July 2, 2022 in New Orleans, Louisiana.




MAGGIE ROGERS

Feb 24, Orpheum Theater

The singer-songwriter brings her Feral Pleasure Tour to city.

katt williams

Feb. 24, UNO Lakefront Area

The comic cuts up on the street for his 2023 and Me Tour.

BIG EASY BLUES FESTIVAL

March 3, UNO Lakefront Area

Scheduled performers for the fifteenth annual Large Simple Blues Pageant embrace Pokey Bear, King George, Tucka, J’Wonn, Captain Charles, Roi Anthony, OB Buchana and Ronnie Bell.

NICK CANNON

March 5, Fillmore

The “Masked Singer” host and prolific procreator emcees his The Subsequent Famous person Tour on the Fillmore.

JOE BONAMASSA

March 8, Saenger Theater

The favored blues-based guitarist makes his six-string howl on the Saenger.

CASTING CROWNS

March 9, UNO Lakefront Area

The Grammy-winning modern Christian band orchestrates an evening of worship as a part of The Healer Tour.

PATTI LABELLE

March 17, Saenger Theater

The Godmother of Soul holds court docket on the Saenger.







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Singer Ledisi performs as Essence Pageant kicks off its twenty fifth anniversary with a multi-artist tribute to each Aretha Franklin and Patti LaBelle on the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, La., Friday, July 5, 2019.




LEDISI and KEM

March 17, UNO Lakefront Area

New Orleans native Ledisi groups up with Kem and Musiq Soulchild for the Soul II Soul Tour.

JOANNE SHAW TAYLOR

March 21, Orpheum Theater

The blues-based guitarist plugs in on the Orpheum.

KARLOUS MILLER

March 24, Orpheum Theater

The comic involves city together with his On the Finish of the Day Tour.

NEW EDITION

March 31, Smoothie King Middle

For his or her Legacy Tour, the kings of New Jack Swing have assembled a roster that reads like a reasonably good night time on the Essence Pageant of Tradition. Along with the New Version, it options Keith Sweat, Man and Tank.







2022 Essence Festival Of Culture - Louisiana Superdome - Day 3

Johnny Gill of New Version performs onstage through the 2022 Essence Pageant of Tradition on the Caesars Superdome on Sunday, July 3, 2022 in New Orleans, Louisiana.




THE BLUE ANGELS

April 1, Saenger Theater

The Mexican band ranks as one of many world’s hottest cumbia acts, because the movies for the songs “Nunca es suficiente” and “Mis sentimientos” have every garnered greater than 1 billion, with a “b,” views on YouTube.

THE TIGERS OF THE NORTH

April 8, Smoothie King Middle

In terms of Mexico’s norteño music, Los Tigres del Norte set the usual. The band makes a uncommon go to to New Orleans as a part of its Siempre Contigo Tour.

BIG FREEDIA and the LPO

April 13, Orpheum Theater

What occurs when the Queen of Bounce groups up with the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra? Not telling.

FRENCH QUARTER FESTIVAL

April 13-16

The huge free competition attracts a whole bunch of 1000’s of attendees downtown to listen to a whole bunch of largely native musicians.

ROYAL COMEDY

April 15, UNO Lakefront Area

The roster consists of JJ Williamson, Bruce Bruce, Sommore, Lavell Crawford and Joe Clair.

LEWIS BLACK

April 16, Fillmore

The perpetually outraged comic goes “Off the Rails” on the Fillmore.

NEW ORLEANS JAZZ & HERITAGE FESTIVAL

April 28-Might 7, Honest Grounds

The 52nd version of the annual celebration of New Orleans and Louisiana music, tradition and meals as soon as once more takes over the Honest Grounds for 2 lengthy weekends. If the lineup is not already out — it wasn’t by press time — count on an announcement quickly.

LETTUCE, TOWER OF POWER and the LPO

April 28, Saenger Theater

On the opening night time of Jazz Fest, funk veterans Tower of Energy and relative newcomers Lettuce share the Saenger stage with the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra.

JOE RUSSO’S ALMOST DEAD

Might 4-6, Fillmore

Drummer Joe Russo’s Grateful Useless tribute band spends three nights of Jazz Fest’s second weekend on the Fillmore.

JOE GATTO

Might 11, Saenger Theater

The alumnus of “Impractical Jokers” and “The Distress Index” hosts his “Evening of Comedy” on the Saenger.







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Trevor Noah in Toronto.




TREVOR NOAH

Might 12-13, Saenger Theater

The host of Comedy Central’s “The Each day Present” spends two nights on the Saenger for his Off the Report Tour.

LEANNE-MORGAN

Might 20, Saenger Theater

The comic attracts closely on her personal experiences as a spouse and mom for her Simply Getting Began Tour.

KOE WETZEL

June 3, Champions Sq.

The Texas-born Wetzel mashes up rock and nation.

ESSENCE FESTIVAL OF CULTURE

June 29-July 3, Caesars Superdome

The Essence Pageant has expanded its footprint in New Orleans over time; it now encompasses way more than its core three nights of live shows on the Superdome and three days of empowerment seminars on the Ernest N. Morial Conference Middle. The artist roster for 2023 must be unveiled within the coming weeks.







Shania Twain knocks out the New Orleans crowd

PARAMORE

July 6, Smoothie King Middle

Various rock band Paramore lastly makes the leap to headlining giant arenas for the tour in assist of the forthcoming “This Is Why” album. Foals and the Linda Lindas open the present.

shania twain

July 24, Smoothie King Middle

One in all nation music’s hottest and polished acts has returned to the street.

85 SOUTH

December 2, Smoothie King Middle

The members of comedy ensemble 85 South — DC Younger Fly, Karlous Miller and Chico Bean — have constructed an enormous on-line following, with 2 million YouTube subscribers and counting. That has translated to the power to headline arenas.







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Billy Strings performs in entrance of a sold-out crowd on the College of New Orleans Lakefront Area on Friday, December 30, 2022. He returned for a second present on Dec. 31, 2022.




BILLY STRINGS

Dec. 29-31, UNO Lakefront Area

He is again! After promoting out two nights on the Lakefront Area over the current New 12 months’s Eve weekend, bluegrass music’s reigning rock star has already introduced plans to return for 3 nights on the finish of 2023.

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