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Published: 2018/02/27

Cafe Istanbul Announces Full Jazz Fest Lineup Featuring Tributes to the Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan and More

Cafe Istanbul has announced their full schedule for both weekends of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, boasting a two-night all-star Dead Tribute, Joan Osborne singing the songs of Bob Dylan, George Porter Jr., John Medeski, Dirty Dozen Brass Band and more.

The intimate 350-seat venue will play host to a slew of artists from April 27-May 6, encompassing the rock and soul of Jazzfest.

For a full list of performers see below. Tickets are available here.

Cafe Istanbul: Jazzfest 2018

FRIDAY APRIL 27 & SATURDAY APRIL 28
Axial Tilt: A Grateful Dead Celebration at Jazzfest
Featuring:
Joan Osborne (The Dead) – Vocals
Stu Allen (Phil Lesh & Friends) – Guitar
Rob Eaton (Dark Star Orchestra) – Guitar
Mitch Stein (Groove Division) – Keyboards
Robin Sylvester (Bob Weir’s Ratdog) – Bass
Jay Lane (Bob Weir’s Ratdog) – Drums

SUNDAY APRIL 29
Early Show:
Joan Osborne Sings the Songs of Bob Dylan

Late Show:
Bernard Purdie’s Party
Featuring: Bernard Purdie, Joan Osborne, Cyril Neville, Will Bernard, Jason Crosby, Victor Little, Brad Walker and Special Guests

TUESDAY MAY 1
Johnny Vidacovich Trio
Early Show:
Featuring: Johnny Vidacovich, John Medeski, Will Bernard

Late Show:
Pete Muller & Friends

THURSDAY MAY 3
Gatorators
Featuring: Dave Malone, Camile Baudoin, Reggie Scanlan, Mitch Stein, Eric Bolivar, Brad Walker

FRIDAY MAY 4
Early Show:
Honey Island Swamp Band

Late Show:
Dirty Dozen Brass Band

SATURDAY MAY 5
George Porter Jr. & Runnin’ Pardners

SUNDAY MAY 6
Bonerama
Featuring: John “Papa” Gros and Darcy Malone

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