Sept. 30 - Oct. 1, 2016 Mardi Gras World - New Orleans, LA
  • The Flaming Lips
  • George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic
  • Karl Denson's Tiny Universe
  • Lettuce X2
  • Soulive
  • Foundation of Funk X2 (feat George Porter, Jr., Zigaboo Modeliste, John Medeski, & Eddie Roberts)
  • Bernard Purdie & Friends (featuring Pete Shad, Brian J & Ivan Neville)
  • Dumpstaphunk X2
  • The Floozies
  • Lotus
  • The Budos Band
  • The Nth Power
  • Papadosio
  • Earphunk
  • Zigaboo Modeliste & the Funk Revue
  • Green Is Beautiful A Tribute to Grant Green featuring Eddie Roberts
  • Tony Hall’s New Orleans Soul Stars Tribute to James Brown
  • Nigel Hall Band
  • Benny Bloom and Horns-a-Plenty
  • Chali 2na & the House of Vibe
  • Zach Deputy
  • Flowtribe
  • The Heavy Pets
  • Honey Island Swamp Band
  • Gravity A
  • Cha Wa
  • Boukou Groove
  • Pirate's Choice
  • Smoke N Bones
  • Doombalaya
  • Pee Wee Ellis
  • John Medeski
  • George Porter, Jr.
  • Chali 2na
  • Jennifer Hartswick
  • Natalie Cressman
  • Skerik
  • Derrick Freeman
  • Soulive & Friends
  • OG GAT (Feat. Charlie Hunter, Stanton Moore, Skerik)
  • Naughty Professor w/ Chali 2Na
  • Pirates Choice

Thursday Sep 29, 2016 at Joy Theater

This Year's Charity:

Bear Creek Bayou will donate $1 from each General Admission ticket and $3 from each VIP ticket to the Post Sandy Initiative, the Child Abuse Prevention Center and The Roots of Music and . The Roots of Music empowers the youth of New Orleans through music education, academic support, and mentorship while preserving and promoting the unique musical and cultural heritage of our city. Our goal is to provide our kids with the resources they need to lead positive, productive, self-reliant lives. Special additional thanks to the Snoring Mouthpiece Report.

Roots of Music

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