Luther Dickinson Confirms JazzFest Schedule
North Mississippi Allstars guitarist Luther Dickinson will play a series of shows in New Orleans this weekend tied to JazzFest.
The festivities will kick off this evening when Dickinson pulls a double-header right out of the gate. Along with Bernie Worrell, Eric Bolivar and Galactic’s Robert Mercurio, he will back Eric McFadden, and then, Dickinson will perform with Alvin Youngblood Hart and Dumpstaphunk’s Nikki Glaspie. Later this week, he will also join Lightnin’ Malcolm, Anders Osborne and his own North Mississippi Allstars. His busy week will close with a big opening spit for Dave Matthews Band in Southaven, MS on Saturday.
Here’s a look at Luther Dickinson’s JazzFest schedule
Wednesday, April 24
YLC Wednesday in the Square: Luther, Eric McFadden w/ Bernie Worrell, Eric Bolivar and Robert Mercurio
Maple Leaf Bar: Luther, Alvin Youngblood Hart, and Nikki Glaspie
Thursday, April 25
Tipitina’s: North Mississippi Allstars
dba Bar:Lightnin’ Malcolm & Friends featuring Luther
Friday, April 26
Tipitina’s: Anders Osborne, John Gros and Luther