Death Cab For Cutie, Black Keys, Michael Franti and Galactic are among the artists confirmed to perform at the 2009 Superfly during Jazzfest Concert Series, which runs April 24-May 2 in New Orleans.
The nightly events run in tandem with the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival's dates, scheduled the weekends of April 24-26 and April 30-May 3.
Other performances include the Funky Meters featuring Cyril Neville with Robert Randolph and the Family Band, and Garage a Trois with Kirk Joseph's 504 Brass Band. Franti will also perform with the latter band aboard the Riverboat Creole Queen on May 1.
DCFC performs at the New Orleans Contemporary Arts Center with Matt Costa and Ra Ra Riot on May 2. The Black Keys take the stage at the same venue on April 28, with openers to be announced. For more information, visit Superflypresents.com.
This marks Superfly during Jazzfest's 13th year. Its success led Superfly Productions to spin off another event, the now revered Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival.