Shamarr Allen

Shamarr Allen will perform at the Surf Hotel’s Ivy Ballroom Thursday, June 13. 

Allen, who is referred to as “the definition of New Orleans music” hails from the Lower 9th Ward of New Orleans and has influences in jazz, hip hop, rock, funk, funk blues and country. 

He is the lead vocalist and trumpeter of his band Shamarr Allen and the Underdawgs. 

In addition to performing with his band, Allen has collaborated with many renowned artists such as Willie Nelson, Galactic, Mannie Fresh, Patti Labelle, Harry Connick Jr. and Lenny Kravitz.

In addition to displaying his skills on the frontline as a lead performer, Allen is also a music composer, writer, producer and multi-instrumentalist.  With a scintillating and unique sound, look and exemplary talents, Allen transcends musical boundaries.  He is the True Orleans experience.

 Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Book a room with your ticket and save. Use the group code SHAMARR19 when reserving a room on the night of the show and get 10 percent off. 

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