Whether you know him as Malcolm John Rebennack, Jr., Dr. John Creaux, Dr. John The Night Tripper, or just plain Dr. John, you have to appreciate his funky style, rock-and-roll history, and eclectic New Orleans sound. Combining the best of blues, jazz, zydeco, and rock, Rebennack is one of the most celebrated talents ever to come out of the Louisiana bayou. His gravelly voice, R&B piano stylings, and theatrical stage presence make Dr. John concert tickets a special treat for music fans of all varieties. Our cheap deals on Dr. John concert tickets make it possible for the entire family to experience the very best of the New Orleans music scene. Don't miss out on tickets for Dr. John!
Starting his musical career as a producer at Ace Records, Rebennack started touring the South as a band member during the 1950s and later moved to California to play backup guitar and piano for superstar musical acts like Sonny and Cher and Frank Zappa. He assumed the stage name of Dr. John in the late '60s, and his first album Gris-Gris was released by Atco Records in 1968. Eventually listed as #143 on Rolling Stone's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time, Gris-Gris showed how influential voodoo culture was on Rebennack's aesthetic. Tickets for Dr. John are a great way to reconnect with the real New Orleans. Dr. John tickets are available here today.
After the release of several well-regarded albums including Babylon (1969), Remedies (1970), and The Sun, Moon, and Herbs (1971), Rebennack released Dr. John's Gumbo, changing the face of New Orleans music for generations to come. In his 1994 autobiography Under a Hoodoo Moon, Rebennack called the album "both a tribute to and my interpretation of the music I had grown up with in New Orleans." Ranked as #402 on Rolling Stones list of the 500 greatest albums of all time, Dr. John's Gumbo helped to define the sound of Louisiana. When you buy Dr. John concert tickets you can hear some of its greatest hits played live by Dr. John himself.
More recently, Dr. John has continued to release albums that capture the enduring vivacity of New Orleans in the wake of Hurricane Katrina and that reflect on the changing culture of Louisiana. Albums like The City that Care Forgot (2008) and Locked Down (2012) show Rebennack's more political side as well as his interest in collaborating with other well-respected musicians, including Eric Clapton, Willie Nelson, Ani Difranco and Dan Auerbach. See Rebennack perform new material as well as old when you take advantage of our great deal on Dr. John tickets. We have Dr. John tickets for sale now!
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