Chickie Wah Wah

Singer, Songwriter, Roots… If Alex McMurray’s songwriting seems a bit dour at times—okay, most of the time—well then that’s totally intentional. “Like Blanche DuBois in Streetcar,” he says, “I find sorrow to be quite a beautiful emotion. Loneliness can be nice.” And he’d know. A New Orleans fixture since the ‘80s, the guitar slinger is now widely […]

Alex McMurray – Seth Walker – Grayson Capps “Song Swap” @ 8pm

Willie Sugarcapps – the dynamic collective of Will Kimbrough, Anthony Crawford & Savana Lee of Sugarcane Jane, Grayson Capps, and Corky Hughes… A stage built to resemble a back porch, a connection brewed between Kimbrough, Crawford, Lee, Capps, and Hughes. Individually, these musicians have written, recorded, and toured throughout the US, with the likes of […]

May 06 Saturday – Willie Sugarcapps @ 8pm

A very special version of Paul Sanchez and The Rolling Road Show featuring Susan Cowsill, Jonathon Pretus of The Breton Sound, Mary Lasseigne, Russ Broussard, Rob Savoy of The Creole Stringbeans and special guest Mark Bryan of Hootie and The Blowfish. All gathering to celebrate the birthday of Mark Bryan.

May 05 Friday – Paul Sanchez & The Rolling Road Show @ 8pm

Jazz, R&B, Piano and vocals…. Described by many as the funkiest band in the city that has the funkiest musicians in the world, Jon Cleary and The Absolute Monster Gentlemen are the gem in the NOLA crown. A four piece riot of gospel harmonies and foundation rocking grooves – a southern soul band like no […]

April 28 Friday – Jon Cleary & The Absolute Monster Gentlemen @ 9pm


About Chickie Wah Wah

Chickie Wah Wah - New Orleans live music

Chickie Wah Wah is a Music Bar in New Orleans, Louisiana, specializing in great Music, Food & Spirits. We have Live Music almost Every Night.

Chickie Wah Wah is a Adult Music Bar with Food.
*Not a Restaurant*
*No one under 18 is admitted*

We are centrally located in Mid-City, a Street Car Ride away from the historic French Quarter. Relax & catch up with old friends in our smoke-free club or hang out on our outdoor patio.

Chickie Wah Wah supports musicians, while we charge a reasonable cover at the door, the price is set by the artists, who receive 100% of the proceeds!
Show times may vary, but generally start at 8PM.
Check the music calendar for details.


Monday – Friday: 5 pm – Midnight.
Saturday & Sunday – Opens 7pm
(check Shows page for times)

Happy Hour:

Monday – Friday:  5:30 – 7:30 pm
Which consist of Free Live Music.

Payment Options:

Visa & MasterCard. Cash at the Door preferred for live music cover.
ATM on site

No Smoking. Casual attire. Wheelchair accessible. Covered patio with outdoor seating.