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New Orleans Area DIY Events and Shows

Last Updated July 10, 5:32 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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Wednesday, July 17
Let's Art!
Wednesday, July 17. Allways Lounge and Theatre. 6PM. FREE.
You're invited to MAKE ART! LET'S ART! with Lefty Lucy is an original Drink n Draw where everyone is invited to ART in your own way DRAW Lefty in poses that tell a story across two hours! WRITE your own story inspired by what you see! PHOTOGRAPH poses & ENJOY a burlesque act that will reveal the final chapter in this slow-motion play Or just drink and enjoy a custom playlist in a low key cabaret environment Every other Wednesday at 6PM July 3 / July 17 / July 31/ August 14 / August 28 / September 11 Before Esoterotica: Original Erotic Readings by Local Writers illustration by Adriano Moraes flyer by Lefty Lucy
I Got a Bit About That
Wednesday, July 17. Bar Redux. 7PM. FRE.
I Got A Bit About That is a live to recorded show and video podcast recorded weekly at Bar Redux. Hosted by Byron Broussard with cohost James Germain and engineer George Perkins
Vivre Sa Vie | Elevator to The Gallows
Wednesday, July 17. Bar Redux. 9pm. FREE.
Art Haus Cinema: Vivre Sa Vie (1962, France) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0056663/ Elevator to the Gallows (1958, France) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0051378/
Crossed | Dem Nässt Habits | The Bills | Lowbrau | The Gutter Buddys
Wednesday, July 17. The Circle Bar. 10PM. $5. Sheer Terror
Creepy Fest Day 1 - Late Show
First Jason | The Unnaturals | The Quaalords | Geretta Geretta
Wednesday, July 17. Portside Lounge (3000 Dryades Street). 6PM. $8. Sheer Terror
Creepy Fest Day 1 - Early Show
Thursday, July 18
Toby O'Brien
Thursday, July 18. Banks Street Bar. 9PM-11PM. FREE.
Toby O’Brien- is a New Orleans based singer-songwriter and actor. Originally from Richmond, Va. ,Toby blends a mixture of folk singing with aggressive guitar playing and harmonic bends
Talk to the Hand!
Thursday, July 18. GrandPre's. 10PM. FREE.
Join us at Grand Pres for our monthly Third Thursday Totally '90s (and early '00s) Dance Party! It's gonna be a retrolicious rewind. No cover!!! https://www.facebook.com/events/443787826415828
Dummy Dumpster | Manateees | Liquor & Lies | Funeral Horse | Joecephus & The George Jonestown Massacre | The Grooxs
Thursday, July 18. Hi-Ho Lounge. 9PM. $7. Sheer Terror
Creepy Fest Day 2 - Late Show
Lydia Lunch Verbal Burlesque | Moose Jackson | Izzy Oneiric
Thursday, July 18. Poor Boys. 7PM. $10. Sheer Terror
Creepy Fest Day 2 - Early Show. The Queen Of No-Wave returns to New Orleans with a spoken word backed by legendary New York musicians.
Friday, July 19
Haunted Like Human | Toby O'Brien | Justin Dye
Friday, July 19. Bar Redux. 9PM. FREE.
Bar Redux & Third Coast Studios Presents Haunted Like Human// Toby O'Brien// Justin Dye A night of singer songwriters! Come out to catch Nashville act, Haunted Like Human, and local songwriters, Toby O'Brien and Justin Dye.
Submachine | Vomit Spots | The Pallbearers | FSUP | Die Rotzz | Marty Feldman's Eyes | Trampoline Team | Trash Night | Lauren Jean's No-Man-Band | Pawn Of The Jungle | Red Poison Berry
Friday, July 19. Santos Bar. 7PM. $15. Sheer Terror
Creepy Fest 2019 Day 3 - Main Event. Submachine is flying in from Pittsburgh. Vomit Spots are reuniting for the fest. The Pallbearers first gig back since Rich got hit by a car. A slew of hardcore punk and more! Upstairs and downstairs.
Saturday, July 20
DJ Shane Love
Saturday, July 20. Bar Redux. 10PM. FREE.
We're gonna time travel back to 1969 and relive to the spirit and music of that transcendent era. Psych/Garage/Mod/Soul Come dance the night away to DJ Shane Love's signature All Vinyl 45's Dance Party.
Before I Hang | Killer Hearts | The Cops | The KBK | Reagan Era Rejects | Pussy Rot | Dead Centered
Saturday, July 20. Checkpoint Charlie's. 8PM. FREE. Sheer Terror
Creepy Fest Day 4 - late show
Jethro Skull | Fuck Trump | Quarter Rats | Scissor Dicks
Saturday, July 20. Parisite Skate Park. 3PM. $5 suggested donation. Sheer Terror
Creepy Fest 2019 matinee show - bring your board! Under the bridge on Paris Rd
Donkey Puncher | Morbid Torment | The Split ( ) Lips | The Chodes | Romasa | Psydonia | DJ Pumpkinhead | DJ Stacey Q | DJ Kreug
Saturday, July 20. Poor Boys. 7PM. $10 for Goat & PoorBoys. Sheer Terror
Creepy Fest Day 5 - Close Out. This show runs in conjunction with the show at PoorBoys. Punk and metal from 7pm-12am. After party with DJ's at MIDNIGHT
Franks & Deans | Joystick | Future Hate | The NoShows | Witchcake
Saturday, July 20. Santos Bar. 6PM. $7. Sheer Terror
Creepy Fest Day 4 - early show
Deadsled Funeral Co | Crush Diamond | Luxurious Faux Furs | Cervix Couch | Benni | Push Push
Saturday, July 20. The Goat (1301 St Bernard Avenue). 7PM. $10 for Goat & PoorBoys. Sheer Terror
Creepy Fest Day 5 - Close Out. This show runs in conjunction with the show at PoorBoys. Food at The Green Room (formerly in Siberia) across the street.
Sunday, July 21
Toby O'Brien & Friends
Sunday, July 21. Banks Street Bar. 9PM. FREE.
Music & Poetry is a Showcase of Live Music with Original Fiction and Poetry readings each month.There is a signup sheet for poets wishing to join the evening. Original Spoken Word & Poetry Readings by Zachary W. Mohr, Christopher Hefferman, Briana Augustus, Toby O'Brien, Kyle Smith, Malachi Hoskins, Joaquin Emiliano, Polly Noble, Mason Hensel, Simon Taylor, Thomas Jones, Travis Williams, Roy Prenell, Donnell G.Q. Brown , and Russ Mercado. Toby O’Brien- is a New Orleans based singer-songwriter and actor. Originally from Richmond, Va. ,Toby blends a mixture of folk singing with aggressive guitar playing and harmonic bends.
Felt and Fur | Cervix Couch | Boyish Charm | IIdols
Sunday, July 21. Santos Bar. 8:00 pm. $5. Booking
https://www.facebook.com/events/1628420607289735/ https://triptychrecords.com/feltandfur https://feltandfur.bandcamp.com/ https://www.facebook.com/feltandfur/
Tuesday, July 23
The Spontaneous Show
Tuesday, July 23. Bar Redux. 8PM. FREE.
Sign up 8:00 pm/8:30 pm show 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.
Wednesday, July 24
I Got a Bit About That
Wednesday, July 24. Bar Redux. 7PM. FREE.
I Got A Bit About That is a live to recorded show and video podcast recorded weekly at Bar Redux. Hosted by Byron Broussard with cohost James Germain and engineer George Perkins
Thursday, July 25
JD Hill & The Jammers
Thursday, July 25. Bar Redux. 9PM. 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, July 26
Rosalynn De Roos and the Royal Jazzmen
Friday, July 26. Bar Redux. 9PM. FREE.
Rosalynn De Roos and The Royal Jazzmen are an acoustic vintage Brazilian Jazz and Gypsy Swing group known in the greater nola community as Buku do Choro. Our sound dates back to the early 1920's. There instrumentation ranges anywhere from clarinet/7 string guitar/hand persuasion & trombone sometimes mandolin & flute.
Saturday, July 27
Cumbia Calling
Saturday, July 27. Bar Redux. 10PM-2AM. FREE.
Bar Redux & DJ Malaria Sound Machine Present Cumbia Calling Dance Party. Malaria Sound Machine will be spinning the best psychedelic Cumbia tunes from around the world...gettin' you dancin'. The Scrapyard @ Bar Redux Food & Beverage Available NO COVER/ 21+
Sunday, July 28
Jesse Harman & Friends
Sunday, July 28. Bar Redux. 8PM. FREE.
Jesse Harman is normally seen at Bar Redux beating his upright bass with the West King String Band (St. Augustine FL) but this time around he comes alone with a guitar and songs about stuff... local acts to be announced! Join us for an evening of Americana
Tuesday, July 30
The Spontaneous Show
Tuesday, July 30. Bar Redux. 8PM. FREE.
Sign up 8:00 pm/8:30 pm show 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.
Wednesday, July 31
I Got a Bit About That
Wednesday, July 31. Bar Redux. 7PM. FREE.
I Got A Bit About That is a live to recorded show and video podcast recorded weekly at Bar Redux. Hosted by Byron Broussard with cohost James Germain and engineer George Perkins
Old School | Grandma's Boy
Wednesday, July 31. Bar Redux. 9PM. FREE.
Old School is a 2003 American comedy film released by DreamWorks Pictures and The Montecito Picture Company and directed by Todd Phillips. The story was written by Court Crandall, and the film was written by Phillips and Scot Armstrong. The film stars Luke Wilson, Vince Vaughn, and Will Ferrell as three depressed thirty-somethings who seek to re-live their college days by starting a fraternity, and the tribulations they encounter in doing so. Grandma's Boy (2006) is an American gross out stoner comedy film, directed by Nicholaus Goossen. Starring and written by Allen Covert and Nick Swardson, the film features a video game tester who is forced to move in with his grandmother after being evicted from his home. Starring: Allen Covert, Linda Cardellini, Shirley Jones, Peter Dante, Shirley Knight, Joel David Moore, Kevin Nealon, Doris Roberts, Nick Swardson, Jonah Hill, Kelvin Yu, Chuck Church, Nicholaus Goossen, Adam Sandler,… W
Saturday, August 3
The Split Lips | The Midnight Devils | Missing | Sweet Boy
Saturday, August 3. Poor Boys. 9PM. $15.
No Peace Underground & Ebola Fest present: Bloodbath on the Bayou II: No Ring, No Rules Underground Deathmatch. Two no ring deathmatches featuring some of the hottest independent wrestlers. Witness the nola debut of Shlak, plus the return of Casanova Valentine, Markus Crane, & more along with a variety of musical guests.
Friday, August 9
Sunrot | Space Cadaver
Friday, August 9. One Eyed Jack's.
Saturday, September 14
Planchettes | The Painted Hands | Waste Man
Saturday, September 14. One Eyed Jack's. 9PM. $10-$15. Melt House Productions
Wednesday, October 16
New Orleans Film Festival
Wednesday, October 16. Contemporary Arts Center.
The New Orleans Film Festival will take place at various venues around New Orleans from October 16- October 23