New Orleans Jazz Venue Guide

14 02 2011

DownBeat’s annual Venue Guide issue is out and as Washboard Chaz recently noted on the old Facebook: “The February issue of DownBeat has the top 150 jazz clubs in the world. New Orleans has 14 of them, 5 on Frenchmen St. Only New York has more. Not bad, huh?”

Of course, I wouldn’t have had so many clubs to write about were it not for the tireless and captivating efforts of New Orleans’ musicians. So let this post serve as a thank you to the artists who make our world (and our feet) go ’round. Let it also serve as a pre-fab link the next time someone asks me where they should go see music in the 504. Read more




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