The second week of Jazzfest is well underway rainy weather dominating Thursday headlines (despite some stellar performances.) Things are looking dry for the rest of the weekend but attendees should bundle up because a cold front is moving in that could bring record temps. Those of us cozy at home FOMO will get a taste of the Big Easy as begins all-day TV coverage this afternoon at 12:30PM PST / 3:30PM EST. This is the first time the has been on TV and we can thank Mark Cuban and his ’s continuing commitment to for that. They’ll be showing ten hours of each day. We’re especially looking forward to tonight’s and Charlie Musslewhite set along with what has become ’s unofficial house band, ’s . Saturday features and , whose performances we can’t wait to store on the DVR (forever) and Sunday is jam-packed with , The with special guest and ’s rain-drenched set.

Here’s the full slate of artists scheduled to be on at somepoint this weekend:

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Friday:

, , and Charlie Musslewhite, The Nevilles, Gipsy Kings, Laura Bell Bundy, , , The Mavericks and ’s .

Saturday:

Band, , , , , Cowboy , , , , , , Bingo! Show, and .

Sunday:

, , & Orleans Avenue, The featuring , and Porter, with special Guest , , and Wayne Toups & Zydecajun.

ProTip: LISTEN LIVE on WWOZ.


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