2018


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Friday, April 27: monopoli projects presents SOUNDBYTES with Hot 8 Brass Band, DJ Dynamite Dave Soul plus Special Guests 

Saturday, April 28: SOLD OUT Robert Glasper Rotation Trio featuring Chris Dave, DJ Jahi Sundance plus Special Guests  

Sunday, April 29: D.M.D The Band Six of Saturns LIVE Vol.1 Vinyl Release Party with Special Guests 

Monday, April 30: Sound Observatory New Orleans presents Harriet Tubman

Tuesday, May 1: Sound Observatory New Orleans presents Naked on the Floor with Steven Bernstein and redrawblak

Wednesday, May 2: CANCELED Sound Observatory New Orleans presents an exclusive solo piano set with Henry Butler

Wednesday, May 2: Sound Observatory New Orleans presents James "Blood" Ulmer

Wednesday, May 2: Helen Gillet +1 Tephra Sound DUO with Nikki Glaspie (Record Release)

Thursday, May 3: Ivan Neville’s Nola Nites with Special Guest Cris Jacobs 

Thursday, May 3: Roland Guerin Band featuring Nicholas Payton + DJ Stefanade 

Friday, May 4: NOJO 7 at Three Keys: A Tribute to James Booker featuring Davell Crawford

Friday, May 4: Soul in the Horn featuring NOJO 7 with Natasha Diggs and DJ Logic

Saturday, May 5: Maurice MoBetta Brown & SOUL'D U OUT ft. Talib Kweli and DJ Scratch

Sunday, May 6: Selwyn Birchwood plus Juju Child and the Hypnotic Roots Band

NOLA - Six of SaturnsSix of Saturns is our annual festival celebration of music, visions and the collaborative spirit of New Orleans. For two weeks each spring, we gather to revel in the beats of the bayou, its musical legacy and commune with stage legends, big band street performers, activists and artists of every feather.

This year we're celebrating the musical bones that hold us together​.​ Expect ten nights hosted ​by familiar faces like Preservation Hall, Sound Observatory New OrleansIvan Neville, monopoli projects' SOUNDBYTES, NOJO 7 and more. 

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Spyboy Dondrell Anderson of the 7th Ward Creole Hunters

Photo by Jeremy Tauriac

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