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We are thrilled to announce that due to overwhelming demand, The Avett Brothers will now headline a second show at its annual ‘Second Weekend at the Saenger’ Concert Series in New Orleans during Jazz Fest. The second show, taking place on Saturday, May 6th, at the Saenger Theatre in New Orleans, LA, will open with a special set from New Orleans music legends Anders Osborne & Friends featuring Dave Malone and other special guests (and together with the sold-out May 5th show making these the must-see nighttime shows during Jazz Fest).

Tickets for the show on May 6th go on sale Friday, March 3rd, at 10AM CT via

This show continues Blackbird Presents’ annual “Second Weekend at The Saenger” concert series in New Orleans. Previous events include The Last Waltz New Orleans: A Celebration of the 45th Anniversary of the Band’s Historic Farewell Concert, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Nightsweats, Ryan Adams: Exile On Bourbon St., New Orleans Is Waiting For Columbus, The Last Waltz New Orleans: A Celebration Of The 40th Anniversary of The Last Waltz, Nevilles Forever: A Celebration of The Neville Brothers and Their Music, and The Musical Mojo of Dr. John: Celebrating Mac and His Music.

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