Filtering by: local music

Dec
23
to Dec 24

Tacky Sweater Christmas Festivus featuring David Bourne

Come and get tacky at Ivar's Sport's Bar at the Tacky Sweater Christmas Festivus featuring music by David Borné. 

- $5 cover, must be 21 to enter
- $3 pints of Abita Brewing Company's The Boot
- Portion of all proceeds will be donated to the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank during this critical time
- Bar tab will be awarded to the person with the tackiest sweater

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Dec
4
5:00 PM17:00

Live Music at Keary Berry's Atomic Pop Shop

Cruel Hand
Hardcore // Maine

Lifeless
Hardcore // New Jersey

Varials
Metal // Pennsylvania

Near Death
Crossover // Ohio

Snakeway
Hardcore // Texas

Mercy Kill
Hardcore // Florida

No Youth
Hardcore // Baton Rouge

Piece of Me
Hardcore // Baton Rouge
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Doors @ 6PM
Show @ 7PM
All Ages
BYOB
$12

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Dec
3
8:00 AM08:00

Garden District Garage and Grove

The GDCA is hosting its annual Garage Sale Saturday, December 3, from 8am to 12pm. Participating houses will be selling their treasures in their yards around the neighborhood. To get your house on the Garage Sale map, visit https://gdcabr.org/event/garage-groove/ 

Once you’re done browsing the sales, head on over to the 2100 block of Cherokee Street for food and live music under our gorgeous oak trees. Food trucks will serve from 11am to 2pm and Where Y’acht will be setting sail from 12pm to 2pm playing the smoothest tunes from the 70s and 80s.

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Nov
18
6:00 PM18:00

White Light Night - Mid City Merchants

Experience Baton Rouge's Mid City Art and Design Cultural District for an evening of local art, food, wine and live music at this year's White Light Night! Meet local artists and craftsmen as you visit local businesses and restaurants along the Government Street Corridor (Jefferson Highway shopping centers to I-110). This year, Mid City Merchants will host the premier art festival on Friday, November 18th, from 6-10 p.m. 

**This is a FREE event! 
*FREE Shuttle Service is provided in between businesses on the route

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Nov
4
7:00 PM19:00

Twisted Oak Music Festival

4th annual Twisted Oak Music Festival will be hosted at The Market at Circa 1857 in Mid City Baton Rouge. There will be two stages, live art, art vendors, a cash bar provided by Yvette Marie’s, and much more! 

This years lineup includes:
Polly Pry
Chris Hare Trio
Particle Devotion
Amy Willson and Elisa Galleano
Guillermo Quirós
Perla Del Rocío Fernández López and Rafael Galván Herrera
Dr. Scott Miller
Dr. Corey Knoll
C.J. Boyd

You can buy tickets here: http://twistedoakbr.com/tickets/
$15.00 Pre-Sale. 
$20.00 at the door


 

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Oct
15
6:00 PM18:00

Molly Taylor Cd Release @ The Guru

Please join us to celebrate Molly Taylor's first solo album release at The Guru Listening Room on Saturday, October 15th, 2016. The doors will open at 6:00 in the evening. The show will start promptly at 6:30PM. 

Opening up the night will be special guests, Clay Parker and Jodi James. Molly Taylor will follow with a performance of her new album, 'Loud and Clear'. 

Tickets are $10 and will include food and open bar after the show. Advanced tickets are on sale at www.thegurubr.com.

Seating is limited so get there early!

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Jul
30
8:00 PM20:00

Music & Movies on the Lawn @ Baton Rouge Gallery

BRG's Movies & Music on the Lawn continues this month against the backdrop of BREC's City Park. Over the past 18 years, the summer film series has paired up dozens of iconic silent films with the best local, contemporary bands in our area. Each band performs a never-before-heard score for the film, which is projected on a huge inflatable screen on the lawn behind the gallery.

The screenings, which take place towards the end of the month begin at 8 p.m. (or sundown – whichever comes last) and the $7 price of admission includes free bottomless popcorn. 

This year's series, is once again presented by Whole Foods Market, and in honor of BRG's 50th anniversary, we'll be celebrating a few of the very best pairings of bands and films from the program's recent history. 

On July 30, sponsored by The Grind, Fritz Lang’s epic “Metropolis” returns to the Movies & Music screen. When the film first debuted in 1927, it was among the first feature-length sci-fi films and today is regarded, as Roger Ebert once put it, as “one of the great achievements of the silent era, a work so audacious in its vision and so angry in its message that it is, if anything, more powerful today than when it was made." 

The film is set in a futuristic urban dystopia and follows Freder (the wealthy son of the city's ruler) and Maria (a poor worker, played by Brigette Helm) and their attempts to overcome the gulf separating the classes of their city. Much of the plot line of Metropolis stems from the First World War and the culture of the Weimar Republic in Germany while exploring themes of industrialization and mass production. 

Providing the score for the film, as he did in 2012, will be digital musician Matsy. Well-known in Baton Rouge as a DJ performing at venues like The Spanish Moon, The Varsity Theatre and The State, having also played at BRG’s Surreal Salon Soiree. 

For more details on Movies & Music on the Lawn, visit batonrougegallery.org/movies-music-on-the-lawn/.

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Jul
8
7:00 PM19:00

Bee Nice Summer Concert Series

Charles Brooks, DMA will be the featured artist this Friday night for the Bee Nice Music Summer Concert Series, held and hosted by Dave Mooney and Penni Guidry at their home in Capital Heights neighborhood in Baton Rouge, LA. The Bee Nice Concerts are designed to promote local musicians and to give the growing Capital Heights community access to the finest live music for FREE without having to leave the comfort of their own neighborhood. 

Brooks, a classically trained percussionist, will perform a solo set from 7-8 p.m. on Vibraphone and hand percussion. From 8-9 p.m. he will bring his group The Charles Brooks Collective to the stage to perform jazz fusion and original compositions. 

The Charles Brooks Collective is an eclectic celebration of music featuring a magnetic collaboration between Charles Brooks, DMA and a solid rotation of guest musicians. For the Bee Nice Concert, The Collective will feature Ross Hoppe on keyboards, Robert Kling on electric bass, Chris "the Kat" Lee on drums, with Brooks on the vibraphone.

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Dec
6
5:00 PM17:00

Neighborhood Tree Lighting @ Capital Heights

Join your neighbors for our annual neighborhood Christmas tree lighting ceremony at Ingleside UMC! Ingleside will serve hot chocolate and chili and the tree is provided courtesy CHNA and Grace Mid City!

Afterwards, we'll move across the street to Dave and Penni's park for a holiday "Bee Nice Concert!" Wear your "tacky" Christmas shirts and please bring cash to put in the hat! A portion of the proceeds will go towards a local charity.

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