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Marc Stone 7:00 pm
Marc Stone
Jul 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Marc Stone @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Marc Stone has become a prominent voice on the Crescent City’s blues scene with his guitar slingin’, soul singin’ and song sribin’ funkified Roots.
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Reid Poole Duo 7:00 pm
Reid Poole Duo
Jul 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Reid Poole Duo @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Trumpet player Reid Poole performs with various accomplished musicians at the Little Gem.
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Detroit Brooks and D’Natural Effect 7:30 pm
Detroit Brooks and D’Natural Effect
Jul 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Detroit Brooks and D'Natural Effect @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Detroit Brooks, famed session and touring guitarist of the New Orleans music scene, has the most recognizable face in the city. An evening of his musical prowess, music critics, affection ados, or novices are testament of his smooth yet infectious stroke based in solid fundamentals. Often admired by guitarists world-wide, Brooks’ laid-back demeanor masks one of the most heralded and sought-after performer, songwriter, and session men of our time. Like most well-known singer/songwriters, his roots reach deep into the inner fabric of the famed “Bible Belt Superstars.” He began his career at an early age, touring with his famous family which includes his world-famous sister Juanita Brooks, of “Juanita’s Gospel Express,” as well as his acclaimed father, George A. Brooks, Sr., of the famous “Masonic Kings.” Like many accomplished guitarists, Detroit mastered his craft on the road where the performances were “long, free and continuous.” His skill, technique and experience brought him quick recognition and the opportunity to play with gospel greats like Clarence Fountain & the Five Blind Boys, Dorothy Norwood, Reverend Ernest Franklin, Albertina Walker, Raymond Myles and The Rams and the famed Zion Harmonizers. Currently, Detroit Brooks has relinquished his well-traveled performance schedule to concentrate on his skyrocketing music-writing career. He only accepts strategic performances throughout the city and the world, and concentrates on his primary interests. In his own words: “My main interests are writing and composing. It began when I wrote a song for the American Song Festival entitled Baby Let’s Make It Happen. Later,[...]
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Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers – 7pm Show 7:00 pm
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers – 7pm Show
Jul 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers - 7pm Show @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Whether listening to a track on his newest CD, engaging him in conversation or hearing his voice on an answering machine message, one word springs immediately to mind to describe Kermit Ruffins, passion. The New Orleans native lives it, plays it and sings about it, and nowhere is it more evident than when he discusses his craft the swinging, good-time jazz that lured him in as a teenager and continues to whet his appetite even three decades and 10 solo recordings later. Tickets are general admission and there is no guaranteed seating. Full Dinner Service is available during this event with a recommended seating time 0f 6:30pm. To reserve a table please call us at 504-267-4863. Ticket purchase does not include a table reservation. ***Show availability is subject to change at the discretion of the artist, please check back often. Refunds will be given in the event of cancellation.****
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers – 9pm Show 9:00 pm
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers – 9pm Show
Jul 8 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers - 9pm Show @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Whether listening to a track on his newest CD, engaging him in conversation or hearing his voice on an answering machine message, one word springs immediately to mind to describe Kermit Ruffins, passion. The New Orleans native lives it, plays it and sings about it, and nowhere is it more evident than when he discusses his craft the swinging, good-time jazz that lured him in as a teenager and continues to whet his appetite even three decades and 10 solo recordings later. Tickets are general admission and there is no guaranteed seating. Full Dinner Service is available during this event with a recommended seating time 0f 6:30pm. To reserve a table please call us at 504-267-4863. Ticket purchase does not include a table reservation. ***Show availability is subject to change at the discretion of the artist, please check back often. Refunds will be given in the event of cancellation.****
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Glen David Andrew’s Gospel Brunch 11:00 am
Glen David Andrew’s Gospel Brunch
Jul 9 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Glen David Andrew's Gospel Brunch @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Glen David Andrews’ no holds barred performances have brought him attention as one of NOLA’s brightest talents. His performances have been called “transformative,” “over the top,” and “otherworldly.” With the chops of a soul legend and the passion of a tent revival, Glen David Andrews is an inspiration. The music of New Orleans is steeped in tradition. Glen David Andrews has absorbed this tradition and given his life and work over to bringing it into the future. Andrews is bearing the torch of one of the worlds greatest musical heritages. He has been surrounded by the music of New Orleans since his youth in the historic Treme section of the city. He has become a champion of New Orleans, playing horn in numerous bands and even being featured in the Spike Lee Documentary “When The Levees Broke” (2006). This seems to be just the beginning for Glen David Andrews, a talent who, like his city, will not fade away.    
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Zakk Garner Duo 7:00 pm
Zakk Garner Duo
Jul 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Zakk Garner Duo @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Zakkary Garner is a jazz musician, composer, and music educator. He completed his undergraduate degree in music education at Southeastern Louisiana University and his master’s degree in jazz studies at Northwestern University. Zakk has played with artists such as Ellis Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Delfeayo Marsalis, Wycliffe Gordon, Victor Goines, Bobby Broom, James Carter, Ari Brown, and many more. He has also toured nationally and recorded two albums as a guitarist with Louisiana’s own, “Tyler Kinchen and The Right Pieces”. Zakk is currently located in Hammond, Louisiana, where he holds the position as Gifted and Talented Music Instructor for Tangipahoa Parish and maintains a very active performing and recording career.
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Marc Stone 7:00 pm
Marc Stone
Jul 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Marc Stone @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Marc Stone has become a prominent voice on the Crescent City’s blues scene with his guitar slingin’, soul singin’ and song sribin’ funkified Roots.
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Reid Poole Duo 7:00 pm
Reid Poole Duo
Jul 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Reid Poole Duo @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Trumpet player Reid Poole performs with various accomplished musicians at the Little Gem.
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Zakk Garner Quartet Presents “Soul Station” a tribute to Hank Mobley 7:30 pm
Zakk Garner Quartet Presents “Soul Station” a tribute to Hank Mobley
Jul 14 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Zakk Garner Quartet Presents "Soul Station" a tribute to Hank Mobley @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Zakkary Garner is a jazz musician, composer, and music educator. He completed his undergraduate degree in music education at Southeastern Louisiana University and his master’s degree in jazz studies at Northwestern University. Zakk has played with artists such as Ellis Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Delfeayo Marsalis, Wycliffe Gordon, Victor Goines, Bobby Broom, James Carter, Ari Brown, and many more. He has also toured nationally and recorded two albums as a guitarist with Louisiana’s own, “Tyler Kinchen and The Right Pieces”. Zakk is currently located in Hammond, Louisiana, where he holds the position as Gifted and Talented Music Instructor for Tangipahoa Parish and maintains a very active performing and recording career.
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Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers – 7pm Show 7:00 pm
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers – 7pm Show
Jul 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers - 7pm Show @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Whether listening to a track on his newest CD, engaging him in conversation or hearing his voice on an answering machine message, one word springs immediately to mind to describe Kermit Ruffins, passion. The New Orleans native lives it, plays it and sings about it, and nowhere is it more evident than when he discusses his craft the swinging, good-time jazz that lured him in as a teenager and continues to whet his appetite even three decades and 10 solo recordings later. Tickets are general admission and there is no guaranteed seating. Full Dinner Service is available during this event with a recommended seating time 0f 6:30pm. To reserve a table please call us at 504-267-4863. Ticket purchase does not include a table reservation. ***Show availability is subject to change at the discretion of the artist, please check back often. Refunds will be given in the event of cancellation.****
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers – 9pm Show 9:00 pm
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers – 9pm Show
Jul 15 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers - 9pm Show @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Whether listening to a track on his newest CD, engaging him in conversation or hearing his voice on an answering machine message, one word springs immediately to mind to describe Kermit Ruffins, passion. The New Orleans native lives it, plays it and sings about it, and nowhere is it more evident than when he discusses his craft the swinging, good-time jazz that lured him in as a teenager and continues to whet his appetite even three decades and 10 solo recordings later. Tickets are general admission and there is no guaranteed seating. Full Dinner Service is available during this event with a recommended seating time 0f 6:30pm. To reserve a table please call us at 504-267-4863. Ticket purchase does not include a table reservation. ***Show availability is subject to change at the discretion of the artist, please check back often. Refunds will be given in the event of cancellation.****
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Mo Better Brunch with the Diaz Trio 11:00 am
Mo Better Brunch with the Diaz Trio
Jul 16 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Mo Better Brunch with the Diaz Trio @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Our second month of brunch is off and running! The food is excellent, the mimosas are flowing and the Diaz trio celebrates the classic Jazz tradition with a songbook that includes greats like Sidney Bechet,  Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington and Nina Simone.  Join us from 11am-2pm. Your table reservation is your ticket, and reservations are STRONGLY encouraged. Please note: Credit cards are required to reserve a table for parties of 6 or more with a 24 hour advance cancellation deadline.
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Zakk Garner Duo 7:00 pm
Zakk Garner Duo
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Zakk Garner Duo @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Zakkary Garner is a jazz musician, composer, and music educator. He completed his undergraduate degree in music education at Southeastern Louisiana University and his master’s degree in jazz studies at Northwestern University. Zakk has played with artists such as Ellis Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Delfeayo Marsalis, Wycliffe Gordon, Victor Goines, Bobby Broom, James Carter, Ari Brown, and many more. He has also toured nationally and recorded two albums as a guitarist with Louisiana’s own, “Tyler Kinchen and The Right Pieces”. Zakk is currently located in Hammond, Louisiana, where he holds the position as Gifted and Talented Music Instructor for Tangipahoa Parish and maintains a very active performing and recording career.
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Chip Wilson Solo 7:00 pm
Chip Wilson Solo
Jul 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fingerstyle Guitar Virtuoso
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Reid Poole Duo 7:00 pm
Reid Poole Duo
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Reid Poole Duo @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Trumpet player Reid Poole performs with various accomplished musicians at the Little Gem.
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The Diaz Trio 7:30 pm
The Diaz Trio
Jul 21 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
The Diaz Trio @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
The Diaz trio celebrates the classic Jazz tradition with a songbook that includes greats like Sidney Bechet,  Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington and Nina Simone. 
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The Diaz Trio 7:30 pm
The Diaz Trio
Jul 22 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
The Diaz Trio @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
The Diaz trio celebrates the classic Jazz tradition with a songbook that includes greats like Sidney Bechet,  Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington and Nina Simone. 
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Glen David Andrew’s Gospel Brunch 11:00 am
Glen David Andrew’s Gospel Brunch
Jul 23 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Glen David Andrew's Gospel Brunch @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Glen David Andrews’ no holds barred performances have brought him attention as one of NOLA’s brightest talents. His performances have been called “transformative,” “over the top,” and “otherworldly.” With the chops of a soul legend and the passion of a tent revival, Glen David Andrews is an inspiration. The music of New Orleans is steeped in tradition. Glen David Andrews has absorbed this tradition and given his life and work over to bringing it into the future. Andrews is bearing the torch of one of the worlds greatest musical heritages. He has been surrounded by the music of New Orleans since his youth in the historic Treme section of the city. He has become a champion of New Orleans, playing horn in numerous bands and even being featured in the Spike Lee Documentary “When The Levees Broke” (2006). This seems to be just the beginning for Glen David Andrews, a talent who, like his city, will not fade away.    
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Zakk Garner Duo 7:00 pm
Zakk Garner Duo
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Zakk Garner Duo @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Zakkary Garner is a jazz musician, composer, and music educator. He completed his undergraduate degree in music education at Southeastern Louisiana University and his master’s degree in jazz studies at Northwestern University. Zakk has played with artists such as Ellis Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Delfeayo Marsalis, Wycliffe Gordon, Victor Goines, Bobby Broom, James Carter, Ari Brown, and many more. He has also toured nationally and recorded two albums as a guitarist with Louisiana’s own, “Tyler Kinchen and The Right Pieces”. Zakk is currently located in Hammond, Louisiana, where he holds the position as Gifted and Talented Music Instructor for Tangipahoa Parish and maintains a very active performing and recording career.
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Marc Stone 7:00 pm
Marc Stone
Jul 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Marc Stone @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Marc Stone has become a prominent voice on the Crescent City’s blues scene with his guitar slingin’, soul singin’ and song sribin’ funkified Roots.
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Cécile Savage Duo 7:00 pm
Cécile Savage Duo
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Cécile Savage Duo @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Cécile Savage’s music reflects her many influences: French lyricism, bluesy melodies and passion, and her own jazz compositions with Brazilian overtones. She is now a new resident in the Tremé neighbohood of New Orleans.
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Nayo Jones Experience 8:00 pm
Nayo Jones Experience
Jul 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Nayo Jones Experience @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Nayo Jones hails from a family of musicians; she was destined to be in “the business.” As a child Nayo sang and danced her way through life. She belted out Supreme songs at talent shows in grade school and mimicked Whitney Houston in front of the mirror. Nayo’s father William “Doc” Jones, a Jazz musician and music educator born and raised in Chicago noticed her musical gift & helped nurture her natural ability from the very beginning. Growing up surrounded by classic jazz and Motown hits Nayo answered her calling at an early age. Nayo wows her crowds and gains loyal fans with her sultry voice and her passion for every performance. To name just a few of her credits, Nayo debuted at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in 2012, she’s opened for such greats as Chris Botti, Otis & the Temptations, The Whispers & Lakeside. In addition to performing her own show, currently Nayo performs and tours as a featured vocalist with New Orleans icon, Kermit Ruffins and the Barbeque Swingers. Though a babe in the music industry she already has the savvy of some of the most classic female artists and has proven to be a force to be reckoned with. Ticket purchase does not include a table reservation.
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The Diaz Trio 7:30 pm
The Diaz Trio
Jul 29 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
The Diaz Trio @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
The Diaz trio celebrates the classic Jazz tradition with a songbook that includes greats like Sidney Bechet,  Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington and Nina Simone. 
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Glen David Andrew’s Gospel Brunch 11:00 am
Glen David Andrew’s Gospel Brunch
Jul 30 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Glen David Andrew's Gospel Brunch @ Little Gem Saloon | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Glen David Andrews’ no holds barred performances have brought him attention as one of NOLA’s brightest talents. His performances have been called “transformative,” “over the top,” and “otherworldly.” With the chops of a soul legend and the passion of a tent revival, Glen David Andrews is an inspiration. The music of New Orleans is steeped in tradition. Glen David Andrews has absorbed this tradition and given his life and work over to bringing it into the future. Andrews is bearing the torch of one of the worlds greatest musical heritages. He has been surrounded by the music of New Orleans since his youth in the historic Treme section of the city. He has become a champion of New Orleans, playing horn in numerous bands and even being featured in the Spike Lee Documentary “When The Levees Broke” (2006). This seems to be just the beginning for Glen David Andrews, a talent who, like his city, will not fade away.    
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