Get ready to PARTY!! My 3-hour private tour will take you beyond Bourbon Street to the music clubs, and cocktail bars of Frenchmen Street, the live music capital of New Orleans. Frenchmen Street has been featured in many films and shows such HBO's Treme, The Simpsons, and the hit movie Girl's Trip. Drake also shot a large portion of his video for 'In My Feelings' on Frenchmen Street. Your tour will take you to hear some of the best live music at Frenchmen Street's hottest clubs, and give you an overview of the area's colorful history. You hear several French Quarter ghost stories and tales of musical New Orleans from 1719-until now. At each venue, we will take the time to listen to live bands. At one of our venues, you will have a choice to have a Bartender give you a demonstration of how Louisiana cocktails such as "Sazerac" or "Pimm's Cup" are made, and you will experience the Frenchmen Street scene. Don't forget to bring your camera! If you like eclectic and unique art, we will visit the Frenchmen Street Art Market as well. I will help you be in the right place at the right time to see Jazz, brass bands, latin, funk, electronic, rock, blues, americana, zydeco, EDM, hip hop, DJs. inside the 20+ bars and clubs on the street you will find just about every style of music.
I am a New Orleans musician and New Orleans historian. I came to New Orleans in my teens to study Jazz and History at the University of New Orleans. My sense of humor and appreciation for New Orleans is what people love about me. I'm currently a licensed tour guide with the City of New Orleans. I've traveled the world as a working Jazz Saxophonist and Hip-hop producer, but no matter what I am steeped in the New Orleans Culture. My tours can be completely customized for you especially if you are a music fan. Whether your interests may be the food, art, music, or just the history while in the Big Easy, I look forward to introducing you to the Gumbo we call New Orleans.
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Includes your guide and club entry
(If available) Offbeat Magazine: Local New Orleans Music Magazine Earplugs: In case of a loud horn section
The tour begins on Frenchmen Street (The Live music capital of New Orleans) at the Dragon's Den which is the across the street from the Old U.S. Mint. We'll visit some of the best live music dance clubs in the world such as B.M.C, Snug Harbor, The Spotted Cat, Maison, Cafe Negril, Club 30/90, and the Frenchmen Art Market.