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Since forming in 1984, BoDeans have built a legacy of distinctive roots rock and a lifetime of devoted fans. The multi-platinum selling four piece has held coveted tour slots with legendary greats like U2, Tom Petty, Bob Dylan, Paul Simon and David Bowie. 35 years into a remarkable career, BoDeans reputation for a thrilling live concert experience still holds true today…more than ever.
Formed in 1977, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band are the pioneers of the modern New Orleans brass band movement, recognized worldwide as an unstoppable musical machine. They have been featured guests both in the studio and on stage with artists including Elvis Costello, Dr. John, Widespread Panic, Dave Matthews Band, The Black Crowes and many others.
Iris DeMent is an acclaimed singer/songwriter whose 1992 debut, Infamous Angel, was hailed by Rolling Stone as “an essential album of the 90’s”. Elements of folk, gospel and country embrace her rich lyrical landscapes and have earned her two Grammy nominations and the respect of many of her peers such as John Prine, Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell.
Tab Benoit is a Grammy nominated singer, songwriter and guitarist who has built a remarkable 30+ year career on the foundation of his gritty and soulful Delta swamp blues and acquiring a devoted legion of fans along the way, as well as 5 Blues Music Awards, including BB King Entertainer of the Year (twice) and an induction into The Louisiana Music Hall of Fame.
In 1991, Prince delivered a press release announcing a new group which he designated his “best band ever”. Morris Hayes, Prince’s Musical Director through the 90’s and up to his passing in 2016, leads NPG’s cast of original members. Along with new singer MacKenzie, Celebrating Prince featuring the New Power Generation honors the legacy of one of the most important musicians in modern popular music.