The listings for the 45th Jazz & Heritage Festival in New Orleans has been announced with a spectacular line up of artists. Making their debut at JazzFest this year are Eric Clapton and Christina Aguilera, who will perform alongside returning acts such as Bruce Springsteen and the East Street Band, Phish, Arcade Fire and Santana.
The eclectic mix of performers will be joined by home grown talents such as Trombone Shorty, Kermit Ruffins, Irma Thomas, Aaron Neville, Irvin Mayfield and Allen Toussaint. The festival will run over two weekends as usual 25th – 27th April and 1st - 4th May 2014 and will take place at the Fair Grounds in New Orleans. Single day adult tickets cost from $50 per person.
UK & Ireland Account Director for New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau, Jody Hanson, commented, “JazzFest has always attracted some big names and 2014 has one of the best line ups ever. So many international stars performing alongside the best artists in Louisiana firmly establishes JazzFest as a world class festival not to be missed!”
The Festival has launched its first animated announcement:
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