7th Annual Backbeat Jazz Fest Series Announces Initial Lineup
CAROLINA CHOCOLATE DROPS ** GEORGE PORTER JR. & RUNNIN PARDNERS ** SOULIVE ** BIG SAM’S FUNKY NATION ** TAB BENOIT ** THERESA ANDERSSON ** ROYAL SOUTHERN BROTHERHOOD ** IVAN NEVILLE’S PIANO SESSIONS VOL. 2 ** DEBO BAND ** STOOGES BRASS BAND ** SLAVIC SOUL PARTY! ** MASHUP: feat. IKE STUBBLEFIELD, TERENCE HIGGINS, GRANT GREEN JR./ **CYRIL NEVILLE’S: NEVILLUTION ** PEDRITO MARTINEZ GROUP ** DR. KLAW feat. ERIC KRASNO, ADAM DEITCH, NICK DANIELS, IAN NEVILLE ** MIKE DILLON BAND & YOJIMBO ** FUNKY BUTT REVISITED ** HONEY ISLAND SWAMP BAND ** BROTHER JOSEPHUS & the Love Revival Revolution Orchestra ** MIA BORDERS ** FLOW TRIBE ** Many more TBA…stay tuned!
Wesley grew up in coastal Georgia and is a former resident of The Music City and the Big Easy where he helped get Live Music Blog: NOLA off-the-ground, managing it in New Orleans through Jazz Fest 2012. Hodges now lives amongst THE CALIFORNIANS as a newcomer to West LA. His favorite artists include My Morning Jacket, Sigur Rós, Widespread Panic, The Allman Brothers Band, Dr. Dog, Tame Impala, Anders Osborne, Radiohead and Bobby & The Midnites.
Daft Punk is actually playing at his house tonight and you're invited.