Entertainment for the Week (Aug. 12 – Aug. 18)

The music scene in Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana is hard to beat, but this summer has been better than expected with entertaining bands filling up area venues. Find a show you like and enjoy.


Wednesday, Aug. 12

Alex Rozell @ Luke’s

Jimmy Kaiser @ Tradewinds Tavern

Bronco Jr. @ Cafe Del Rio

Jim Pharis @ Cigar Club

Chris Stacey @ The Capri Club

Creole Cookin’ @ The Boudain Hut

Mike and Amber @ Blue Martini

AM Push @ Rush Lounge

Ganey Arsement @ Luna Bar and Grill


Thursday, Aug. 13

Blake Sticker @ The Grill

Alex Rozell, John Teague and Thomas Teague @ La Cantina – P.A.

Tyler Darby Trio @ Good Times Pub

David Lee Kaiser @ Tradewinds Tavern

Dikku Du and the Zydeco Krewe @ Caribbean Cove

Tydings @ Madison’s

Reed Planchard @ Cafe Del Rio

Aaron Williams @ Luke’s

Curse and the Cure @ Quaker Steak and Lube

Creole Cookin’ @ The Boudain Hut

Jamie Talbert and Genevieve Allen @ Okee Dokee’s

The New Waves @ Blue Martini

AM Push @ Rush Lounge

Rod Rishard @ White Horse Bar and Grill

David Locklear @ Luna Bar and Grill


Friday, Aug. 14

Glen Templeton, Judson Cole Band @ Jerry Nelson’s Hill Country

Shelbone, Genevieve Allen with Bronco Jr., Jamie Talbert and the Band of Demons @ KYFA Smoke in the Park BBQ Fest – Kirbyville

Danny O’Flaherty @ The Logon Cafe

Jimmy Kaiser @ Luke’s

Boxing Dei Dei,

The RKW Show @ Cecil’s

Mullet Boyz @ Dylan’s

Aaron Williams @ Thirsty’s

Bubba Brown and the Super Cajuns @ Pine Tree Lodge

Tyler Darby and the Train Wreck, Justin Judalet @ Cotton’s Cay

David St. Romain @ Caribbean Cove

Encore @ Madison’s

BB and Company @ Gator Lounge

Time Travel @ Cafe Del Rio

Brian Moore @ Cigar Club

Wayne Dylan @ Mackenzie’s Pub

Mickey Smith @ Suga’s Deep South

Wayne Cook @ New York Pizza – Calder Ave.

Rick Danna @ New York Pizza – Downtown Bmt

Creole Cookin’ @ The Boudain Hut

Paul Orta and Little Ray @ Neches River Wheelhouse

AEP, Rhode, Team Theory @ Luna Live

Fuzzy Junkies @ The Center Stage

The New Waves @ Blue Martini

Roulette Ramblers @ Rush Lounge

Street Side Jazz Band @ Luna Bar and Grill

Rod Rishard @ Taco Rey


Saturday, Aug. 15

Credence Clearwater Revisited @ Golden Nugget Casino Grand Ballroom

Kyle Park @ Jerry Nelson’s Hill Country

Blake, Brian Jack, Solid Sounds, Delegation State Side @ Magnolia Park – Beaumont

Curse and the Cure, Danny Dillon and West 105, The Pegwinders, Lee Pelly, The Bayou Blackbirds @ KYFA Smoke in the Park BBQ Fest – Kirbyville

Jamie Talbert and the Band of Demons @ Honky Tonk Texas

Scott McGill Band @ Texas Ave. Tavern

Space Monkey @ Madison’s

Kris Harper @ Cecil’s

Lee Pelly @ Thirsty’s

Danny Dillon and West 105 @ Dylan’s

LN and the Crush @ Tia Juanita’s

High Street Band @ Pine Tree Lodge

Chad Richard @ Sartin’s – Nederland

Caleb Williams @ The Grill

The Cadillacs @ Caribbean Cove

BB and Company @ Gator Lounge

Mark and the Maniacs @ Cafe Del Rio

Crossroads @ Luke’s

Neil Smith @ Cigar Club

Free Candy Party Band @ The Center Stage

Smokin Joe and the Tru Tones @ The Capri Club

Country Outkasts @ French Quarter Bar and Grill

Earl Collins @ Suga’s Deep South

La Recolte Band @ Jefferson County Singles Club

Chad Richard @ Sartin’s – Nederland

Creole Cookin’ @ The Boudain Hut

Cody Schaeffer @ The Logon Cafe

The Tugboats @ My Place American Pub

The New Waves @ Blue Martini

Roulette Ramblers @ Rush Lounge

Tyler Darby and the Train Wreck @ Texas Rose Saloon

Renegades @ The Silver Spur

Eddie Bird and the Cow Patty’s @ Hardheads


Sunday, Aug. 16

Tom Broussard and Chad Richards @ The West

Chester and Jairus Daigle @ Jack Daniels Bar and Grill

Dead or Alive @ Blue Martini

Wayne Cook @ Suga’s Deep South

Ken Marvel Band @ Jefferson County Singles Club

Clint Faulk @ The Boudain Hut

Herbie Stutes and Grand Shin @ Pine Tree Lodge

Ellis Vanicor and the Lacassine Playboys @ Wayne and Layne’s

Street Side Jazz Band @ Luna Bar and Grill


Monday, Aug. 17

The Night and Day Orchestra @ The Logon Cafe


Tuesday, Aug. 18

Bye Felicia @ Madison’s

The Red Airplanes @ Church on the Rock North – Beaumont

John Teague @ Tradewinds Tavern

Thomas Teague @ Dylan’s

Deuces Wild @ Jefferson County Singles Club

The Bands of Tonalta @ The Logon Cafe

Kris Harper @ Rush Lounge


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