Fiyawerx Productions will host Fiya Powa—a funky Jazz Fest late night superjam—at One Eyed Jacks in New Orleans on Thursday, May 1. The band will feature Ivan Neville, Stanton Moore, Skerik, Rahzel, Eddie Roberts, Roosevelt Collier and Tony Hall. Tickets to gig are now on sale, doors to the show will open at 1:30am (technically May 2).
As previously reported, this year’s Jazz Fest will feature performances by Eric Clapton, Phish, Arcade Fire, The String Cheese Incident, Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band, Santana, The Avett Brothers, Vampire Weekend, Robert Plant and The Sensational Space Shifters, Alabama Shakes, Aaron Neville, North Mississippi Allstars, Chick Corea and the Vigil, Boz Scaggs, John Fogerty and many more. A number of unofficial late night shows like the one above have already been confirmed, though more will surely be announced in the coming weeks.