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New Orleans Area DIY Events and Shows

Last Updated January 24, 5:00 PM :: This list is an events calendar of [loosely] DIY activities in New Orleans.  This calendar includes music shows, independent theater, activist and other types of meetings, etc. You will not find a listing for the House of Blues.  The only way we can keep this list accurate and up-to-date is if you keep us informed.  We can't spend every waking hour searching the internet and looking for flyers.  Tell us what's going on! Submit your show to get it listed.

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Monday, January 27
Hair Mischief
Monday, January 27. Bar Redux. 8PM-11PM. $20.
Hair Mischief is a UNISEX Hair Salon that will operate Monday Evenings with Stylist, Shannon Dettrow. Haircuts are $20 including a drink ticket for a well shot or a domestic beer.
Chubby & The Gang
Monday, January 27. The Circle Bar. 9:30PM. Booking
Blind Texas Marlin
Monday, January 27. One Eyed Jack's. 10PM.
Tuesday, January 28
The Spontaneous Show
Tuesday, January 28. Bar Redux. 8:30PM. FREE.
We are Young Funny is a #NOLA based comedy troupe, founded by the late Jon Reaux. The cast includes Kyle Smith, Geneva Joy, Byron Broussard, Kamari Stevens, DC PauL, Laycee-Joyce Taylor, Parker Barnes, Johnnie Lipscomb, Paul Joseph, B Dub Get Paid, and Billy Healy.
Craft Night: Carnival Headdresses!
Tuesday, January 28. Glitter Box N.O. (1109 Royal Street). 6PM-8PM. $35.
CARNIVAL TIME IS UPON US! We'll be creating one-of-a kind headdresses (think floral, pom-pom, sculptural, glitter, mixed media eleganza!) The workshop is $35 and includes all materials. We will have a base and assortment of craft elements, but you are totally welcome to bring and incorporate any other items you would like! 5% of proceeds will benefit Hagar's House NOLA.
Thursday, January 30
JD Hill & The Jammers
Thursday, January 30. Bar Redux. 9PM-11PM. FREE.
JD Hill has been bending his unique style of traditional and electric blues harmonica and vocals into R&B, rock, New Orleans funk, and late-night boogie blues for many decades now, influenced strongly by Howlin’ Wolf, Little Walter, Jimi Hendrix, James Cotton, and James Brown. JD has had the honor and privilege to play with many local and global music legends such as Deacon John, Dr. John, James Booker, the Nevilles, Jessie Hill, Earl King, Allen Toussaint, Bo Diddley, Buddy Guy, Stevie Ray Vaughn and too many more to name. JD and the Jammers gigs are well-known in New Orleans for his openness to other musicians to come and jam with him. You never know who might
Friday, January 31
Mardi Gras Pre-Game Variety Show
Friday, January 31. Bar Redux. 10PM. $10.
Tangerine Productions brings you Mardi Gras Pre-Game Variety Show...Featuring Burlesque & Variety to get you ready for Mardi Gras 2020!!!
The Minks | Chrome Pony | Conor Donohue
Friday, January 31. Gasa Gasa. 9PM.
Ria Rosa | People Museum | Mosquito Eater
Friday, January 31. One Eyed Jack's. 9PM. $10 advance / $15.
A Hanging | Gristnam | The Grooxs
Friday, January 31. Portside Lounge. 9PM. $5.
A Hanging "Food For Rats" cassette re-release show. Alix will be on vocals! Gristnam (sludge/grind) and The Grooxs (punk ROCK) kick it off!
Saturday, February 1
Tasche and the Psychedelic Roses | The Painted Hands | The Chevrettes
Saturday, February 1. Carnival Lounge.
Loucey | The Bummers | Cosma Dog
Saturday, February 1. Gasa Gasa. 9PM.
Sunday, February 2
Julie Odell | Joshua Carpenter | Sun Studies
Sunday, February 2. The Starlight. 9PM.
Monday, February 3
Higher Power | Life's Question
Monday, February 3. Gasa Gasa. 7PM.
Tuesday, February 4
Horse Jumper of Love
Tuesday, February 4. Gasa Gasa. 8PM.
Friday, February 7
Netherfriends
Friday, February 7. Gasa Gasa. 8PM.
Saturday, February 8
The Main Squeeze | Moon Hooch
Saturday, February 8. One Eyed Jack's. 9PM.
Sunday, February 9
Marina Orchestra
Sunday, February 9. One Eyed Jack's. 9PM.
Thursday, February 13
Tasche de la Rocha | Carver Baronda | Dominique Lejeune
Thursday, February 13. The Starlight.
This is a very chill and solo show, heads up.
Sirens of Salvage Mardi Gras Ball featuring Big Freedia
Thursday, February 13. The Music Box Village (4557 N. Rampart Street). 8PM. $16 Early Bird/ $24 GA/ $70 VIP.
VIP Patron Party begins at 7PM with special performances and complimentary cocktails. Proceeds from this event go to support our 2020 Music Box build and performance with Lonnie Holley.  GA Doors at 8PM. Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/597156114420368/ Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sirens-of-salvage-mardi-gras-ball-featuring-big-freedia-tickets-88039495501
Friday, February 14
The Mattson 2
Friday, February 14. One Eyed Jack's. 9PM.
Saturday, February 15
Summer Salt | Okey Dokey | Breakup Shoes
Saturday, February 15. One Eyed Jack's. 8:30PM.
Sunday, February 16
Tasche and the Psychedelic Roses | LSD Clown System
Sunday, February 16. The Feed & Seed.
Zack Villere | Zack Mulherin
Sunday, February 16. Gasa Gasa. 8PM.
Zack Night. Zach Quinn should play this show. Zach Shorrosh should video it. Zack Galifianakis playing between bands. Every dresses like Zack Morris.
Monday, February 17
Blind Texas Marlin
Monday, February 17. One Eyed Jack's. 10PM.
Saturday, February 22
Tasche and the Roches | Sci-fi Country
Saturday, February 22. Sydney’s Saloon.
Silver Synthetic | Savoy Motel | Lawn
Saturday, February 22. Vaughan's Lounge. 9PM.
Monday, February 24
Quintron
Monday, February 24. One Eyed Jack's. 8PM.
Thursday, February 27
Cult of Luna | Intronaut | Space Cadaver
Thursday, February 27. One Eyed Jack's. 7PM.
New Orleans French Film Festival
Thursday, February 27. Prytania Theatre. Booking
This year, right after Mardi Gras, Laissez les bons temps rouler watching French-language films at the Prytania Theatre! The 23rd New Orleans French Film Festival, one of the longest running foreign language festivals in the country, showcases excellence in contemporary and classic francophone Cinema for audiences of about 4,000 at the Prytania Theatre, the oldest single-screen movie house operating in Louisiana. All films will be screened with English subtitles. Festival lineup and schedule will be announced neworleansfilmsociety.org at the end of January. Festival passes are now on sale, individual tickets will be available to book on February 3rd for New Orleans Film Society members and festival passholders, and on February 10th for the general public. Live music and lectures will accompany a curated selection of French-llanguage films and a program of short films. On opening night, prior to the opening film, join a dedicated audience of Francophiles, cinephiles, sponsors, and patrons for at an invite-only Patron Party and is exclusively for French Film Festival Patron Pass holders and members of the New Orleans Film Society’s Producer’s Circle, Executive Producer’s Circle, and Director’s Circle.
Friday, February 28
Little People | Frameworks | Yppah
Friday, February 28. Gasa Gasa. 9PM.
Saturday, February 29
Magic City Hippies
Saturday, February 29. Gasa Gasa. 9PM.
Tuesday, March 3
Dan Deacon
Tuesday, March 3. One Eyed Jack's. 8PM.
Friday, March 6
Soulful Takeover
Friday, March 6. One Eyed Jack's. 10PM.
DJ Soul Sister presents SOULFUL TAKEOVER.
Saturday, March 7
Susto
Saturday, March 7. Gasa Gasa. 9PM.
Fleur De Tease
Saturday, March 7. One Eyed Jack's. 8PM and 10:30PM.
Sunday, March 8
Fleur De Tease
Sunday, March 8. One Eyed Jack's. 8PM.
Saturday, March 14
Eric Lindell & the Natural Mystics | Anson Funderburgh
Saturday, March 14. One Eyed Jack's. 9PM.
Sunday, March 15
Beach Slang
Sunday, March 15. Santos Bar. 7PM.
Friday, March 20
Thy Art is Murder | Fit for an Autopsy | Une Misere | Aversion Crown
Friday, March 20. One Eyed Jack's. 7PM.
Sunday, March 22
Marina Orchestra
Sunday, March 22. One Eyed Jack's. 9PM.
Tuesday, March 24
Post Animal
Tuesday, March 24. One Eyed Jack's. 8PM.
Friday, March 27
Salvo | Salvatore Geloso
Friday, March 27. One Eyed Jack's. 9PM.
Pain reunion.
Saturday, March 28
Eyope | People Museum
Saturday, March 28. One Eyed Jack's. 9PM.
Thursday, April 9
Tasche and the Angels
Thursday, April 9. Marigny Opera House.
Saturday, April 11
Torres
Saturday, April 11. Santos Bar. 8PM.
Friday, April 17
Soulful Takeover
Friday, April 17. One Eyed Jack's. 10PM.
DJ Soul Sister presents SOULFUL TAKEOVER.
Thursday, April 23
The Pimps of Joytime
Thursday, April 23. One Eyed Jack's. 8PM.
Friday, April 24
The Dirty Knobs featuring Mike Campbell
Friday, April 24. One Eyed Jack's. 8PM.
Saturday, April 25
The Beths
Saturday, April 25. Gasa Gasa. 9PM.
Sunday, April 26
David Bowie Glitter Glam Spectacular
Sunday, April 26. One Eyed Jack's. 1:30AM.
Monday, April 27
Frequinox
Monday, April 27. One Eyed Jack's. 8PM.
Tuesday, April 28
Dragon Smoke
Tuesday, April 28. One Eyed Jack's. 8PM.
Saturday, May 9
Andy Shauf | Faye Webster
Saturday, May 9. One Eyed Jack's. 9PM.