Jan. 5, 2017 02:00 PM

Acadiana's Weekend Nightlife Guide

IND L!VE offers highlights of the many live music events taking place around Acadiana this weekend.


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HILL COUNTRY HOUNDS

Thursday, Jan. 5

Artmosphere Bistro

Doors: 9 p.m.

Admission: $5


The Hounds are spreading their wings to Lafayette, so come on out and get your howl on.


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KEVIN NAQUIN & THE OSSUN PLAYBOYS

Thursday, Jan. 5

The Grouse Room

Doors: 8 p.m.


Kevin Naquin & the Ossun Playboys have arrived! This time, the swamps of Southwest Louisiana have given birth to a young, Cajun band that's definitely the "Real Deal". These guys play Cajun music the way it's supposed to be played, keeping true to their traditional heritage, yet pushing the limits of groove with a mature experimentation that's guaranteed to keep you dancing.


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LAST HONKYTONK MUSIC SERIES: ZACHARY THOMAS DIEDRICH

Thursday, Jan. 5

The Grouse Room

Doors: 8 p.m.


The Last Honky Tonk Music Series is a historic Roots Music Series featuring National Artists performing in Official Venues on a weekly, monthly or seasonal basis, depending on the venue.


TEACHER APPRECIATION NIGHT

Thursday, Jan. 5

Blue Moon Saloon

Doors: 9 p.m.


Come out and enjoy some original folk/rock/reggae music from the Michel Joseph Band on this special Teacher Appreciation Night live at the Blue Moon Saloon.


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BRASS MIMOSA AND LEVEE DAZE

Friday, Jan. 6

Artmosphere Bistro

Doors: 9 p.m.


Brass Mimosa will be coming to Artmosphere January 6th to stir up some sweet, sweaty groove roux with their friends Levee Daze from Baton Rouge.


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HARD WINTER WITH KLINIK AND EIXIE

Friday, Jan. 6

Feed & Seed

Doors: 9 p.m.


At HARD WINTER, you can expect a little bit of everything, including ORIGINAL music, your favorite jams, and you're soon to be new favorite jams.


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LANE MACK + MOTEL RADIO

Friday, Jan. 6

Blue Moon Saloon

Doors: 9 p.m.


The Blue Moon Saloon welcomes Motel Radio and Lane Mack to its stage this Friday night.


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WAR RIG, LEVELER, THE YELLOW TRIANGLE, COSMIC LATTE

Friday, Jan. 6

The District

Doors: 8 p.m.

Admission: $7


The District welcomes Cosmic Latte, The Yellow Triangle, Leveler and War Pig to its stage this Friday.


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BOOM BOOM BURLESQUE AND THE MARVELOUS MISFITS

Saturday, Jan. 7

Feed & Seed

Doors: 10 p.m.


Arty Dodger, the Southern Gentleman Juggler and Paul Prater, Mentalist extraordinaire join us at Feed N Seed where we will recreate the excitement of a three-ring circus.


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FOREST HUVAL

Saturday, Jan. 7

Artmosphere Bistro

Doors: 9 p.m.

Admission: $10


Forest Huval is an intrepid upcoming musician with a voyager’s soul. A native of Cecilia, Louisiana, his soulful vocals along with his effortless accordion and intense fiddle playing can get anyone up and dancing.


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GREY STREET BAND

Saturday, Jan. 7

The Grouse Room

Doors: 9:30 p.m.


Launched in Feb 2001, the Grey Street Band is a tribute band to the Dave Matthews Band. The Grey Street Band spins authentic covers of the most popular Dave Matthews songs and sells out venues from Florida to Louisiana. This five piece group has more than 15 years of professional playing as a group.


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THE GUMBO SHOW: LA RECOLTE CAJUN BAND & OEUVAL & QUATRE COIN

Saturday, Jan. 7

Blue Moon Saloon

Doors: 8 p.m.


Join La Recolte, ŒUVAL, and Quatre Coin at the Blue Moon Saloon for an evening of old time Cajun fun.


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THE RAKERS + CODY BOUILLION + MAGIC CRAWFISH

Saturday, Jan. 7

POETS

Doors: 8 p.m.

Admission: $8


The Rakers play POET's this Saturday in support of their new album "Regina." Joining the Rakers are Cody Bouillon and Magic Crawfish.

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