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The New Orleans Suspects

New Orleans Suspects are unbelievably tight on stage with their peers, press, venue owners and promoters singing the praises of their musical prowess. They annually perform in a key slot on the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festivals main stage. USA Today called their Acura Stage set Outstandinga sound that could have only bubbled up from this city. New Orleans Jazzfest founder and current director Quint Davis says, The Suspects are deep tissue New Orleans Funk and have emerged as one of the banner New Orleans music groups; taking their place among the standard bearers of our music. And they rock! Rather, funk.They have become a regular fixture at noted concert and festival venues in San Francisco, San Diego, St. Louis, Chicago, Minneapolis, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, Atlanta, Birmingham, and in what has become a major stomping ground, New York City, where Village Voice called them a seriously funky crew, and even The New Yorker occasionally notes their passing through the metropolis. The San Diego Union Tribune called them, a rollicking blend of funk, jazz, blues, rock and vintage Nawlins R&B, designed to fill dance floors with gyrating celebrants. They have formed touring alliances with Tower of Power, Glen David Andrews (of Trm fame) and Paul Barrere and Fred Tackett of Little Feat. The Barrere/Tackett/Suspects mash-up has been increasingly in demand at music festivals and has generated a track, Dixie Highway, that appears on Kaleidoscoped. Members of Tower of Power and Big Chief Juan Pardo also guest on the album on which the Suspects look at the history of New Orleans music through a brightly colored prismatic chamber and thus the album title. The bands first, self-released eponymous album debuted in 2011 and featured the smoking CR Gruver original 36 Cars as well as a few other band originals interspersed with cover songs. In 2012, the Suspects produced and released Caught Live at the Maple Leaf, a loving tribute to the nightclub where it all starte
  • Start:July 22, 2017 Time: 10:00 PM
  • End:July 22, 2017 Time: 11:59 PM
  • Recurring
  • Where:Agave, Avon, Colorado, United States, 81620
  • Phone:N/A
  • Event Type: Other
  • Ticket Price:$12 Advance / $15 Day Of Show
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