Irma Thomas

Irma Thomas

Irma Thomas (b. February 18, 1941, Ponchatoula, Louisiana) whose only national chart hit in a 50 year career is 1963's "Wish Someone Would Care", is an enduring, Grammy winning, soul, gospel, rhythm and blues singer from New Orleans. Known as the "Soul Queen of New Orleans", she is a contemporary of Aretha Franklin and Etta James, but did not tour as relentlessly, and industry support and major commercial success eluded her for decades. Thomas, who once was told by execs at Atlantic in the late 60's that "she just didn't have it anymore" Read more on

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27 - 30 April, 1 - 6 May 2018
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Meschiya Lake Remembers Sweet Emma Barrett, Nicholas Payton, Old Crow Medicine Show, Pine Leaf Boys, Preservation Hall Jazz Band

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12 - 15 April 2018
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Johnny Sketch and the Dirty Notes, Lena Prima, Mark Brooks, Raw Oyster Cult, Amanda Shaw

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