The Stomp invades the House of Blues April 28-29 with an impressive lineup of rockabilly, soul, funk, gospel, blues, R&B and garage rock mainstays as well as a few “remarkable unknowns.”
Cyril Jordan and Roy Loney of The Flamin’ Groovies will perform their first full set together since 1971.
The full roster includes Roddy Jackson, Alton Lott, Carl Mann, Johnny Powers, Jack Earls, Dale Hawkins, James Burton, Dan Penn and Bobby Emmons, Otis Clay, The Hi Rhythm Section, The Remains, ? & The Mysterians, Legendary Stardust Cowboy, Bobby Patterson, Wiley And The Checkmates, The Bo-Keys, Lil Buck Senegal And The Top Cats Featuring Stanley "Buckwheat Zydeco" Dural, Dennis Coffey, Robert Parker, Jivin Gene, Ray Sharpe, Long John Hunter, Texas Johnny Brown, Little Joe Washington, James Blood Ulmer Trio, L.C. Ulmer, Little Willie Littlefield, Lil Greenwood, Jerry McCain, Kenny And The Kasuals, Classie Ballou, Lazy Lester, Deke Dickerson & The Ecco-fonics and Loney And Jordan Backed By The A-Bones.
The event also features a three-day conference of panel discussions and a Ponderosa Stomp-curated exhibition at the Louisiana State Museum at The Cabildo in New Orleans.
Proceeds from the festival benefit The Ponderosa Stomp Foundation, a nonprofit organization that celebrates the legacy, revitalizes the careers and preserves the history of the roots of American music.