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The New Orleans Jazz Fest today released its day-by-day detailed schedule dubbed "cubes" by many local attendees of the festival.
Headliners at this year's Jazz Fest include Bon Jovi, Neil Young, Sugarland, the Dave Matthews Band, James Taylor, the Neville Brothers, Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, Wynton Marsalis, Emmylou Harris, Wilco, The O'Jays, Pete Seeger, Ben Harper, Solomon Burke, Erykah Badu and hundreds more at the Fair Grounds April 24-26 and April 30-May 3.
Day-by-day schedule: • Fri, Apr 24, 2009 • Sat, Apr 25, 2009 • Sun, Apr 26, 2009 • Thu, Apr 30, 2009 • Fri, May 1, 2009 • Sat, May 2, 2009 • Sun, May 3, 2009 With the sudden deaths of New Orleans musical icons Snooks Eaglin and Eddie Bo, Jazz Fest organizers continue to manage a bit of last minute shuffling. But, if you're trying to manage your day and are looking for a few notable acts performing back-to-back this year, check out Dr. John followed by Bon Jovi, New Orleans Swing King Kermit Ruffins followed by Tony Bennett, Jacob Dylan followed by Emmylou Harris, Marcia Ball followed by Bonnie Raitt, a funky first Saturday with Big Sam, Ivan Neville and Galactic and Allen Toussaint, Neil Young and the Nevilles closing out the final Sunday of Jazz Fest.