Thursday was lineup announcement day for the 2013 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival and it is full of veteran artists.
Leading the bill, from the veteran’s side, is Fleetwood Mac who just recently announced they would be touring in 2013. Other major names include Billy Joel, Earth Wind and Fire, Willie Nelson, Daryl Hall and John Oates and B.B. King.
On the modern side, the festival includes the Dave Matthews Band, Maroon 5, John Mayer, the Black Keys and many more.
This year’s festival will be held from April 26 to May 5.
Here is the complete list as revealed in the announcement video below. Many, many more, including local New Orleans acts, will also play:
◾Earth, Wind & Fire
◾Daryl Hall and John Oates
◾Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite
◾Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly
◾Taj Mahal & the Big Tuba Band
◾Juan Luis Guerra and 440
◾Stanley Clarke and the George Duke Project
◾Wayne Shorter Quartet Featuring Danilo Perez, John Patitucci and Brian Blade
◾Preservation Hall Jazz Band
◾Rebirth Brass Band
◾Dirty Dozen Brass Band
◾One Mo’ Time (35th Anniversary)
◾Dave Matthews Band
◾Little Big Town
◾Gary Clark Jr.
◾Better Than Ezra
◾Band of Horses
◾Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk
◾Meter Men With Page McConnell
◾Eddie Palmieri Salsa Orchestra
◾Treme Brass Band
◾Big Chief Monk Boudreaux & the Golden Eagles
◾Mardi Gras Indians
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