Eric Krasno, George Porter Jr., John Medeski and More to Participate in NOLA Crawfish Fest Collaborations
This May, NOLA Crawfish Festival will return to New Orleans for its second year, bringing several special musical collaborations and plenty of crawfish to Central City BBQ during the days between the two weekends of Jazz Fest.
Set to play the festival are the Crawfish Fest All Stars featuring George Porter Jr., John “Papa” Gros, June Yamagishi, Terence Higgins and special guests, NCF Funk Squad featuring Eric Krasno, Porter Jr., John Medeski and Higgins, MVP featuring Jon Cleary, Nigel Hall, Tony Hall, Derwin “Big D” Perkins and Raymond Weber, Good Enough for Good Times featuring Galactic’s Robert Mercurio and Jeff Raines along with Simon Lott and Joe Ashlar, Alvin Youngblood Hart’s Muscle Theory with Luther Dickinson, Neville Jacobs and more.
General admission to Crawfish Fest includes one beer and guaranteed two pounds of crawfish. The festival runs May 1–3. Tickets and more information can be found here.