New Orleans Jazz Fest 2020 lineup Features Dead & Company & The Who

Article Contributed by mike | Published on Thursday, January 16, 2020

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival announced its daily musical lineups running from April 23 through May 3 in New Orleans.

Headliners include The Who, Dead & Company, Chick Corea, John Prine, Foo Fighters, Lionel Richie, The Beach Boys, Jimmy Cliff, Wu Tang Clan with the Soul Rebels and many others. The full lineup is below.

2020 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival lineup:


The Beach Boys, Maggie Rogers, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Nile Rodgers & CHIC, New Orleans Recording Legends featuring The Dixie Cups, Clarence “Frogman” Henry, Wanda Rouzan, and Al “Carnival Time” Johnson with Bobby Cure & the Poppa Stoppas, GIVERS, Deacon John, Arturo Sandoval, Bettye LaVette, Honey Island Swamp Band, The Cowsills, Banu Gibson with special guest Shaymus Hanlin featuring Ronnie Kole, Plena Libre of Puerto Rico, Michael Stuart, Big Chief Donald Harrison, Jr., Jeffery Broussard & The Creole Cowboys, Batiste Fathers & Sons featuring Russell, Damon, Jamal, Ryan, David Batiste & Special Guest, Luther Kent & Trickbag, Great Gambian Griots: Jali Bakary Konteh and Pa Bobo Jobarteh, Quiana Lynell, Meschiya Lake & the Little Big Horns, Gal Holiday & the Honky Tonk Revue, Uncle Nef featuring Shannon Powell and Darren Hoffman, Kinfolk Brass Band, Kristin Diable & The City, Willie Tee and Cypress Band, Wendell Brunious & The New Orleans Allstars, Marlon Jordan, All For One Brass Band, Women of Class and Lady Prince of Wales Social Aid & Pleasure Clubs, Darcy Malone and the Tangle, Alexey Marti, Johnny Sansone, Goldman Thibodeaux & the Lawtell Playboys, Corey Ledet Zydeco, Javier Gutierrez & Vivaz!, Lynn Drury, Charley Crockett, Las Cafeteras, Pocket Aces Brass Band, Michael Skinkus and Moyuba, Fi Yi Yi & the Mandingo Warriors, Ever More Nest, Joe Lastie’s New Orleans Sound, Dawn, New Orleans Jazz Vipers, Virginia Aires, Black Mohawk and Young Seminole Hunters Mardi Gras Indians, Clive Wilson’s New Orleans Serenaders, Ted Hefko & the Thousandaires, The Betty Shirley Band, The John Mahoney Big Band, Glenn Hartman and The Earthtones, Sons of Jazz Brass Band, Harold Holloway & Company, Evangelist Linda Wright and The Heartbeats of Praise, Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church Mass Choir, The Daiquiri Queens, La Raíz of Puerto Rico, Native Nations Intertribal, Lyle Henderson & Emmanu-EL, Treces del Sur, Higher Heights Reggae, 21st Century Brass Band, Sisters of Change, Devastation, and Sisters of Unity Social Aid & Pleasure Clubs, On the Levee Jazz Band, Xavier University Jazz Ensemble, New Orleans Music Interns directed by Donald Harrison, Jr., Audrey Ferguson & the Voices of Distinction, Joanna Hale-McGill, Pastor Mitchell J. Stevens, Creative Arts Momentum, Kat Walker Jazz Band - Scat with Ms. Kat, Donald Lewis Jr., Dancing Grounds Elite Feet Dance, Calliope Puppets...


Lenny Kravitz, Elvis Costello & The Imposters, Anthony Hamilton, Big Freedia, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, Jon Batiste & Friends, Playing For Change Band, Kermit Ruffins & the Barbecue Swingers, Kurt Carr & the Kurt Carr Singers, The Dirty Knobs with Mike Campbell, Terri Lyne Carrington and Social Science, Jon Cleary & the Absolute Monster Gentlemen, BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet, Jeremy Davenport, C.J. Chenier & the Red Hot Louisiana Band, John Mooney & Bluesiana, The Roots of Music Marching Crusaders, Adonis Rose and the NOJO Tribute to Allen Toussaint, Les Filles de Illighadad of Niger, Flow Tribe, Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys, Jason Marsalis, Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band, Charmaine Neville Band, Michael Stuart, Plena Libre, La Raíz and Plena Callejera of Puerto Rico, Orange Kellin’s New Orleans DeLuxe Orchestra: A Celebration of Jelly Roll Morton’s 130th Birthday, Tribute to Jabbo Smith featuring Jamil Sharif, Great Gambian Griots: Jali Bakary Konteh and Pa Bobo Jobarteh, Baby Boyz Brass Band, George French & the New Orleans Storyville Jazz Band, Keep N It Real, Scene Boosters, and We Are One Social Aid & Pleasure Clubs, Bruce Daigrepont Cajun Band, New Orleans Guitar Masters featuring Jimmy Robinson, Cranston Clements, and John Rankin, Mem Shannon & the Membership Band, Big Chief Bird & the Young Hunters Mardi Gras Indians, Tonya Boyd-Cannon, Alex McMurray, Free Spirit Brass Band, Go Getters and Big Nine Social Aid & Pleasure Clubs, Pastor Tyrone Jefferson, McDonogh 35 High School Gospel Choir, McMain International “Singing Mustangs” Gospel Choir, Jamie Lynn Vessels, Papo y Son Mandao, Las Cafeteras, Adella Adella the Storyteller, Native Nations Intertribal, Javier Olondo & AsheSon, Midnite Disturbers, Les Freres Michot, Susan Cowsill and Russ Broussard, Bon Bon Vivant, Black Seminoles, Young Cherokee, and Golden Sioux Mardi Gras Indians, Riverside Jazz Collective, Paky Saavedra, New Wave Brass Band, Doreen’s Jazz New Orleans, 79rs Gang Mardi Gras Indians, Sabra & The Get Rights, John Rankin, The Jones Sisters, Ty Morris & H.O.W., Derek Douget, L.Y.O.N., Blato Zlato, Loyola University Jazz Ensemble, DJ RO, Kid Simmons’ Local International Allstars, Comparsa de Puerto Rico, Wild Apaches and Wild Mohicans Mardi Gras Indians, Grayhawk Perkins, Young Cajun Band, Ladies of Unity, Akia J. Nevills, Kathryn Rose Wood, Landry Walker Charter High School Choir, KID smART Showcase, ISL Circus Arts Kids...


The Who, Dead & Co, The Avett Brothers, H.E.R., The Revivalists, Charlie Musselwhite, David Sanborn with special guest Randy Brecker, The Subdudes, Sonny Landreth, The Soul Rebels, Shovels & Rope, Rickie Lee Jones, Playing For Change Band, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band pays tribute to Dave Bartholomew with Elvis Costello, Jon Cleary, and Al “Lil Fats” Jackson, Samantha Fish, The Gospel Soul of Irma Thomas, George Porter Jr. & Runnin’ Pardners, James Rivers Movement, Puss N Boots, Little Freddie King Blues Band, Dr. Michael White & the Original Liberty Jazz Band featuring Thais Clark, Erica Falls, Antonio Sánchez & Migration, Pell, Low Cut Connie, Leah Chase, Treme Brass Band, Hardhead Hunters and Semolian Warriors Mardi Gras Indians, Tuba Skinny, Trumpet Mafia, Shamarr Allen & the Underdawgs, Free Agents Brass Band, Tribute to Lil’ Buck Sinegal featuring Sonny Landreth, Carol Fran, Lee Allen Zeno, and CC Adcock, Young Fellaz Brass Band, Dumaine Street Gang, Divine Ladies, and Family Ties Social Aid & Pleasure Clubs, The Revelers, Keith Frank & the Soileau Zydeco Band, Creole String Beans, The Dynamic Smooth Family Gospel Singers of Slidell, The Bester Gospel Singers, Helen Gillet, Bill Kirchen, Esencia, La Raíz, and Christian Nieves & Herencia Musical de Puerto Rico, Tribute to Bessie Smith featuring Meschiya Lake, Barbara Shorts, and Jolynda “Kiki” Chapman with the Lars Edegran Jazz Band, New Orleans Spiritualettes, Mikayla Braun, Lane Mack & The Balladeers, Sasha Masakowski Art Market, Michael Doucet, Sarah Quintana, and Chad Viator, Dr. Brice Miller & Mahogany Brass Band, The Johnson Extension, New Orleans R&B and Hip Hop “Next Era” featuring DeeLow and Kris Baptiste, New Orleans Mardi Gras Indian Rhythm Section, Matt Lemmler presents “New Orleans in Stride”, Michael Juan Nunez, Louis Ford & New Orleans Flairs, Rick Trolsen’s Neslorchestra, Louisiana Repertory Jazz Ensemble, Mount Hermon Baptist Church Praise Delegation Choir, Archdiocese of New Orleans Gospel Choir, Native Nations Intertribal, Plena Callejera and Comparsa de Puerto Rico, Apache Hunters, Black Hawk Hunters, Washitaw Nation, and Wild Red Flames Mardi Gras Indians, Kumbuka African Drum & Dance Collective, Jourdan Thibodeaux et les Rôdailleurs, Major Handy & the Louisiana Blues Band, David & Roselyn, Rising Dragon Lion Dance Team, Christian Unity Baptist Church Youth Choir, Brother Martin Crusader Stage Band, Theatre on Tap, Antioch Baptist Church San Antonio Umoja Choir, Young Guardians of the Flame and Congo Kids, The Gospel Inspirations of Boutte, The Chosen Ones Brass Band, New Generation, Nine Times, Single Ladies, and Single Men Social Aid & Pleasure Clubs, Eulenspiegel Puppet Theatre...


Foo Fighters, Brandi Carlile, Norah Jones, Erykah Badu, Buddy Guy, Chris Isaak, El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico, Hurray for the Riff Raff, Asleep at the Wheel, Tab Benoit, Anders Osborne, Marcia Ball, Rebirth Brass Band, Ladies of Hip Hop featuring Mia X and 3D Na’Tee, Zachary Richard, Royal Teeth, Dottie Peoples, Sunpie & the Louisiana Sunspots, Amanda Shaw & The Cute Guys, Big Chief Monk Boudreaux & The Golden Eagles, Joe Krown Trio featuring Walter Wolfman Washington, Martha Redbone, Blind Boy Paxton, Wycliffe Gordon, Nicholas Payton 2020, Robert Finley, PJ Sin Suela, Esencia and La Raíz of Puerto Rico, John “Papa” Gros, Maggie Koerner, The Rayo Brothers, Andrew Duhon, The New Orleans Klezmer Allstars, Rumba Buena, Gregg Stafford & His Young Tuxedo Jazz Band, Paulin Brothers Brass Band, Cha Wa, Stooges Brass Band, Big Chief Kevin Goodman & the Flaming Arrows Mardi Gras Indians, New Leviathan Oriental Fox-Trot Orchestra, Topsy Chapman & Solid Harmony, The Knockaz Brass Band, Big Steppers, Untouchables, and The Furious Five Social Aid & Pleasure Clubs, New Birth Brass Band, Jambalaya Cajun Band, New Orleans Gospel Soul Children, Jai Reed, Tyronne Foster & The Arc Singers, William Prince, Christian Nieves & Herencia Musical de Puerto Rico, The Jesse McBride Big Band, TBC Brass Band, The Baby Dolls of New Orleans, Big 6 Brass Band, Young Men Olympia, New Look, First Division, and Uptown Swingers Social Aid & Pleasure Clubs, Lars Edegran & the New Orleans Ragtime Orchestra, Native Nations Intertribal, Julio y Cesar Band, Tribute to Al Gray featuring Craig Klein, Michael Watson, and TJ Norris, Spencer Bohren Remembered featuring Dave Malone, Harry Tuft, Andre Bohren, Aurora Nealand, Alex McMurray, Paul Sanchez, Jim McCormick, John Magnie, and Dave Pomerleau, Plena Callejera and Comparsa de Puerto Rico, Shining Star Hunters and Uptown Warriors Mardi Gras Indians, Libby Rae Watson with special guest Bert Deivert, Black Magic Drumline, Jacye, Debbie Davis with Josh Paxton, Jonté Landrum, Terry Huval and Friends, Pardon My French!, Electrifying Crown Seekers, Big Chief Trouble & Trouble Nation, Young Eagles, and Young Brave Hunters Mardi Gras Indians, St. Joseph the Worker Music Ministry, Willi Carlisle, Jessica Harvey and The Difference, Magical Moonshine Theatre, Ashé Cultural Arts Center Kuumba Institute, Baby & The Brass Hearts, The NOCCA Student Dance Collaborative...