Saturday, March 24, 2007 The Big Top
N.O.I.S.E. (New Orleans Independent Sound Experience) with Chef Menteur, Electrical Spectacle, potpie, Bryan Killingsworth & Austen Travis, Archipelago, Helen Gillet, allthatfall, Uptown Cajun All-stars, The Buoyant Sea, Deep Strings, Charles Engstrom, Guhts, Yellow Crystal Star, Ray Bong, Scott Heron, NO Dance Theatre

See the backporchrevolution site for more information.


Some Recent Shows

Tuesday, August 29, 2006 (1 Year after ...) The Circle Bar
'Proud To Swim Home' Compilation Release Party with Chef Menteur, potpie, B. Killingsworth

Featuring a lineup of all-New Orleans based Backporch Revolution artists who appear on the charity fundraising 'Proud To Swim Home' CD. The show and album release happen on the 1-year anniversary of some Really Big Shit going down in New Orleans. See the backporchrevolution site for more information.

6/6/6 (Tuesday, June 6, 2006) The Big Top
Tuesday Bloody Tuesday!

Big Hair Productions in association with Backporch Revolution presents a Black Sabbath Tribute night. Chef Menteur plays a satanic set for the show, as will our friends the Electrical Spectacle (Anton and Mike's infamous old duo reunites for this show), Shatner (potpie with our drummer Chris and others), the New Orleans Klezmer All-stars' Jonathan Freleich and more. See the backporchrevolution site for more details.

Saturday, May 13, 2006 The Big Top
Gavin Elder, Chef Menteur, Hexbone Family and Country Fried

Gavin Elder comes down from Baltimore to play for all their NOLA friends and will be joined by local bands Chef Menteur, Hexbone Family and Country Fried. This will be after the closing art show for Jimmy Descant, who makes fantastic space travel vehicles out of old vacuum cleaner parts. 10pm. $5.

Tuesday, April 25, 2006 The Circle Bar
Revenge of Chef Menteur!

At the Circle Bar on April 25, Chef Menteur returns for the first time since Hurricane Katrina. (Technically, they performed under the name once in October but that was just Alec and Jim doing some improv with a minimal setup.) This show will have the full line-up plus new member Dan Haugh on drums and Moog. See the backporchrevolution site for more details.


please see Backporch Revolution for other shows and related projects.

more past shows...