Galactic, Anders Osborne, Big Sam, BIGI (Ivan Neville, George Porter Jr., Ian Neville, and Russell Batiste) and More Confirmed for Instruments A Comin’ Benefit
New Orleans’ Tipitina’s Foundation will host their 11th Annual Instruments A Comin’ benefit on Monday, April 30. The marathon event will take place both inside and outside the legendary club and feature performances by Galactic, BIGI (Ivan Neville, George Porter Jr., Ian Neville, and Russell Batiste), Honey Island Swamp Band, Johnny Sketch & The Dirty Notes, Shamarr Allen & The Underdawgs, Big Sam’s Funky Nation, Anders Osborne, Brass-A-Holics, Johnny Vidacovich, Al “Carnival Time” Johnson, Mia Borders, Walter “Wolfman” Washington and Donald Harrison & The T.I.P. Interns.
In addition, the benefit will include a silent auction, the Battle of the Battle of the marching bands competition, a Walk and Wall of Fame Induction Ceremony and other activates. The festivities are slated to kick off outside at 6 PM with music slated to start indoors at 8:30 PM.