The Who Play Week 1 Saturday While The Beach Boys Help Kick Off This Fun, Fun, Fun NOLA Festival
As usual, it involves several big games, some familiar artists and local bands.
PubClub.com is not running down the entire lineup here, but rather providing you with the daily highlights. The 2020 dates are April 23-26 and April 30-May 3.
Jazzfest New Orleans Week 1
• Thursday, April 23
The Beach Boys; Maggine Roger; Michael Franti & Spearhead; New Orleans Recording Legends Featuring The Dixie Cups, Clarence “Frogman” Henry, Wanda Rouzan and Al “Carnival Time” Johnson with Bobby Cure and The Poppa Stoppas.
• Friday, April 24
Lenny Kravitz, Elvis Costello & The Imposters, Anthony Hamilton, Big Freedia, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, Jon Batiste, Kermit Ruffins & The Barbecue Swingers.
• Saturday, April 25
The Who, David Sanborn with special guest Randy Brecker, Avette Brothers, H.E.R, The Revivalists, Dirty Dozen Brass Band.
• Sunday, April 26
Foo Fighters, Brandi Carlile, Norah Joes, Buddy Guy, Chris Isaak, Asleep At The Wheel, Rebirth Brass Band, Ladies Of Hip Hop Feating Mix X and 3D Na’tee.
Jazzfest New Orleans Week 2
• Thursday, April 30
The Black Crowes, Jimmy Cliff, Brittany Howard, The War And Treaty, Delfeayo Marsalis & The Uptown Jazz Orchestra.
• Friday, May 1
Lionel Richie, Aaron Neville, Wu-Tang Clan Featuring The Soul Rebels, Of Monsters And Men, Irma Thomas, Ricky Skaggs & The Kentucky Thunder, Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas, Savoy Family Cajun Band.
• Saturday, May 2
Dead & Company, The Isley Brothers, Lizzo, Keb’ Mo’, Nicky Jam, Cowboy Mouth, Tank And The Bangas, The Legendary County Basie Orchestra, Cyril Neville (tribute to Art Neville featuring Aaron Neville, the Neville Brothers Band and The Meters).
• Sunday, May 3
Stevie Nicks, Kool & The Gang, The Radiators, The Lumineers, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, John Prine, Jenny Louis, Lowrider Band.
Jazzfest 2020 Ticket Prices & Information
The ticket prices are as follows:
• Week 1 Advance Thursday, Friday & Sunday (thru April 22): $75
• Week 1 At The Gate Thursday, Friday & Sunday: $85
• Week 1 Advance Saturday: $90
• Week 1 Saturday At The Gate: TBD
• Week 2 Advance Thursday, Friday & Sunday (thru April 22): $75
• Week 2 At The Gate Thursday, Friday & Sunday: $85
• Week 2 Advance Saturday: $90
• Week 2 Saturday At The Gate: TBD
• Four-Day Advance: $225
Buy on-line tickets: www.nojazzfest.com/tickets