Instruments A Comin’ with Galactic, Anders Osborne, Dumpstaphunk and More
Galactic, Anders Osborne, Dumpstaphunk, New Orleans Suspects, Big Sam’s Funky Nation, Walter “Wolfman” Washington & The Roadmasters, Bonerama, Flowtribe, Honey Island Swamp Band, Johnny Sketch & The Dirty Notes and John Gros are among the acts set to appear at the 12th annual Intstruments A Comin’ concert at Tipitina’s in New Orleans on April 29. The event will raise money to help purchase musical instruments for New Orleans area public, charter and parochial schools.
The concert will last all day, and will include a Battle of the Bands, a silent auction and VIP options. General admission tickets are currently on sale for $40 and VIP passes can be purchased for $200. The VIP experience includes a special viewing area, open bar with specialty cocktails, VIP balcony access, food from local chef and access to a VIP lounge.
Instruments A Comin’ is sponsored by the Tipitina’s Foundation. Now in its 12th year, the event has provided more than $2.5 million worth of instruments to more than 75 schools in the New Orleans area.