The 11th Annual Nolafunk Mardi Gras Ball & Tour presents Voodoo Dead on the East Coast, a band that has only ever performed in New Orleans as part of Jazz Fest late-nights in 2015 and 2016. This lineup features Steve Kimock, Jackie Greene [Black Crowes, Phil & Friends], Oteil Burbridge [Dead & Co, Allman Bros.], Jeff Chimenti [Dead & Co, Furthur, The Dead], Wally Ingram[Sheryl Crow Band, Timbuk 3], plus special guest New Orleans-based Papa Mali of 7 Walkers. A New Orleans brass band will be announced soon as the opening act.
The mini-tour will feature stops at The Hamilton in Washington D.C. for two nights (February 8th – 9th, then Irving Plaza in New York City (February 10), and the Ardmore Music Hall just outside Philadelphia (February 11). More special guests will be announced in coming weeks to round out this extraordinary bill to celebrate the music of The Grateful Dead and more, with a New Orleans twist.
Limited pre-sale tickets for the 11th Annual Mardi Gras Ball & Tour will be available to Nolafunk email subscribers at 11am on Tuesday, November 22nd. Limited pre-sale tickets will also be available to CEG email subscribers the following day at 11am on Wednesday, November 23rd.
Tickets will be available to the general public at 11am on Friday, December 2nd.
11th Annual Nolafunk Mardi Gras Ball Tour
Voodoo Dead feat. Steve Kimock, Jackie Greene, Oteil Burbridge, Jeff Chimenti, Wally Ingram, plus special guests Papa Mali & More TBA
Feb 8 & 9 Hamilton – Washington, DC
Feb 10 Irving Plaza – NYC
Feb 11 Ardmore Music Hall – Ardmore, PA
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