The complete lineup for the 2010 Superfly During Jazzfest concert series is now confirmed. As previously confirmed, the series will take place April 23-25 and April 30-May 2 at rooms throughout New Orleans. Of particular note are two shows at the Mahalia Jackson Theatre, a venue which re-opened in January 2009 after being close since Hurricane Katrina. Gov’t Mule and 7 Walkers featuring Bill Kreutzmann & Papa Mali will play the venue on April 30, and Rodrigo y Gabriela will headline the room on May 1.
Below is the Superfly at Jazzfest 2010 lineup:
April 24—Galactic w/ Kirk Joseph’s 504 Brass Band, Riverboat Creole Queen
April 25—Les Claypool w/ Kirk Joseph’s 504 Brass Band, Riverboat Creole Queen
April 30—Gov’t Mule w/ 7 Walkers featuring Bill Kruetzman and Papa Mali, Mahalia Jackson Theatre
April 30—North Mississippi Allstars w/ Kirk Joseph’s 504 Brass Band, Riverboat Creole Queen
May 1—Rodrigo y Gabriela, Mahalia Jackson Theatre
May 1—The Greyboy Allstars w/ Kirk Joseph’s 504 Brass Band, Riverboat Creole Queen
In other news, the Preservation Hall Jazz Band and My Morning Jacket will play a 100-person benefit show together at New Orleans’ legendary Preservation Hall. The gig will take place at 11:55 PM on April 24. MMJ’s Jim James appears on the new Preservation Hall Jazz Band release and will join the band onstage the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. My Morning Jacket and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band will tour together this spring.