Nigel Hall to Lead James Brown Tribute at Tipitina’s
Nigel Hall’s Big Payback Band will perform at New Orleans staple DJ Soul Sister’s 7th annual Birthday Jam at Tipitina’s on September 13. The event, which will also feature guest appearances by Christian McBride and DJ Soul Sister herself, has been billed as “Good Foot: A James Brown Get Down.” Hall’s band will include Derwin “Big D’ Perkins on guitar, Donald Ramsey on bass, Alvin Ford Jr. on drums, John Notto on guitar, Jennifer Hartswick and Roderick Paulin on saxophone.
Tickets to the party are now on sale for $12, though they will be $15 on the day of the show. The music is set to begin at 10pm.