The 2010 Backbeat Jazzfest Series has announced their lineup of shows for this year’s New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. The series will run from April 23 through May 1 at Tipitina’s French Quarter and The , featuring the likes of , , , , Toubabe Krewe, , as well as a tribute with , , , , and .

Backbeat Jazzfest Series 2010:

4/23 – & Friends Feat. ( & Wood) @ Tipitina’s French Quarter – 10PM

4/23 – Jr & Runnin Pardners @ Tipitina’s French Quarter – 2AM

4/24 – / @ Tipitina’s French Quarter – 10PM

4/24 – / / @ Tipitina’s French Quarter – 2AM

4/25 – & TR3 With Special Guests @ Tipitina’s French Quarter – 9PM

4/29 – & Orleans Avenue with Dr. Gonzeaux @ – 10PM

4/30 – & Friends @ Tipitina’s French Quarter – 10PM

4/30 – ’s Funky Nation @ Blue Nile – 10PM

4/30 – Some Cat From Japan: Music Inspired By
(w/ , , , , ) @ Tipitina’s French Quarter Upstairs – 2AM

4/30 – @ Blue Nile – 2AM

5/1 – Soulive @ Blue Nile – 10PM

5/1 – @ Blue Nile – 2AM

Between this and the Superfly Jazz Fest series, there’s definitely no shortage of great nighttime options at this year’s NOLA Jazz fest.