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NOLAFUNK.COM features live music events in the New York Metro Area of bands and performers that are from or related to the spirit of New Orleans.
If you've been to Jazzfest or Mardi Gras, chances are you're familiar with these bands and if not this is a great place to discover some really great music.


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Thursday May 28
Wilmington, DE

Kermit Ruffins
& The BBQ Swingers
Friday May 29
Kermit Ruffins
& The BBQ Swingers
Thursday June 4
Glen David Andrews
w/ Funky Dawgz Brass Band,
DJ Cochon de Lait
spinning before & in between sets
Friday June 5
The Music of Louis Armstrong
Friday June 5
Marc Broussard
w/ Samantha Fish
Thursday June 18
Washington, DC

Flow Tribe
Friday June 19 | Baltimore, MD
The James Brown Dance Party
feat. members of the James Brown Band, Trey Anastasio Band, Lettuce, Pretty Lights, Strange Design & more w/ New Breed Brass Band
Saturday June 20
2nd Annual Nolafunk Crawfish & Music Fest
w/ The James Brown Dance Party feat. members of James Brown Band, Trey Anastasio Band, Lettuce, Pretty Lights, Victor Wooten Band, Strange Design & more w/ special guests Flow Tribe, New Breed Brass Band, Papa Mali, PitchBlak Brass Band, DJ & more
Crawfish by the Nola Crawfish King - Shaggy!
Sunday June 21 | Wash, DC
The James Brown Dance Party
feat. Mousey Thompson (James Brown Band), Jennifer Hartswick (Trey Anastasio Band), James Casey (Trey Anastasio Band/Lettuce), Scott Flynn (Pretty Lights), Cris Jacobs (The Bridge/Neville Jacobs), Anthony Wellington (Victor Wooten), Elise Testone (American Idol), Adam & Matthew Chase (Strange Design)
Friday July 3 + Saturday July 4
Chicago Dead Pre and Post Parties (4 shows!)

Rebirth Brass Band
Sunday July 5 | Chicago, IL
A Tribute to Jerry Garcia
Steve Kimock * Jackie Greene * Melvin Seals
Bobby Vega * John Morgan Kimock

Friday July 10
Keller Williams /
The Motet

All-request set by Keller Williams
Followed by The Motet's Electro-Funk Dance Party
Thursday July 23
Cowboy Mouth
Friday July 24
Eric Lindell
Thursday July 30
Golden Gate Wingmen
feat. John Kadlecik, Jay Lane,
Jeff Chimenti, Reed Mathis

6/12 show @ The Cutting Room: SOLD OUT
Saturday August 1
6th Annual Nolafunk Summer Jazzfest
Snarky Puppy
w/ special guests tba

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