New Orleans Jazz Fest is a Classic Rock Lover’s Dream

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival’s 50th annual Jazz Fest features more Classic Rock artists than ever before.In a surprising turn of events New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival’s lineup is full of Classic Rock artists. Headlining are the Rolling Stones who will play the festival in the middle of their No Filter Tour. 

Previous festival years have seen Classic Rock artists headline the festival (Aerosmith, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Pearl Jam, Paul Simon, Neil Young, Steve Miller Band, David Byrne & more) but has never had as many CR bands as 2019 expects.

This year’s Jazz Fest runs Thursday-Sunday, April 25-28 and May 2-5. The main lineup includes the following performers, who will appear across both weekends:


Watch the Talent Announcement video below:

A full breakdown of the festival lineup, including performance days, can be found at, while complete ticket information can be found at