Tipitinas Music Club is home of the Tips Jazz Festival that runs between April and May, and is one of the city's top venues for rhythm and blues.  It was the home of New Orleans' beloved Professor Longhair and is named for one of his most famous recordings "Tipitina".  The Napolean Street location is the original club.  Tipitinas French Quarter is an offspring of the legendary club located in the historic French Quarter.

Many of the Crescent City's most popular artists developed and continue to grace the stage at Tipitina's including Dr. John, the Neville Brothers, the Meters, Cowboy Mouth, the Radiators, Galactic, and Better Than Ezra. Tipitina's has been fortunate over its history to host national artists including Wilco, Nine Inch Nails, Pearl Jam, Lenny Kravitz, Bonnie Raitt, James Brown, Widespread Panic, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Tim McGraw, Goo Goo Dolls, Parliament Funkadelic, Robert Cray, Buddy Guy, and Medeski, Martin & Wood. Many historic live recordings were made at Tipitina's by artists like the Neville Brothers, Anders Osborne, Kermit Ruffins, and most recently, Galactic. As a timeless musical institution, Tipitina's has promoted unforgettable music over its rich history and will continue to well into the future.

Directions:  From I-10 merge onto Highway 90 and take the Tchoupitoulas exit. Turn right onto Tchoupitoulas, continuing until it intersects Napoleon Avenue. Club is on the right at 501 Napoleon. Parking is available at SAV-A-CENTER across intersection.

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  • Tipitinas
  • 501 Napoleon Ave
  • New Orleans, LA 70118
  • (504) 895-8477
  • Directions

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