Ponderosa Stomp Oct. 1-3 festival lineup announced


Barbara Lynn performs at Ponderosa Stomp.
  • Barbara Lynn performs at Ponderosa Stomp.

The Ponderosa Stomp announced the lineup for its 2015 festival, which will be held in New Orleans Oct. 1-3.

The Stomp has celebrated the early history of rock 'n' roll, New Orleans R&B, swamp pop and one-hit wonders with concerts, panel discussions, films and more. The 2015 festival features Freddy "Boom Boom" Cannon, Irma Thomas, Brenda Holloway, Mable John, Barbara Lynn and many others in two nights (Oct. 2-3) of concerts at Rock ’N' Bowl.

Past Stomps have featured bands including the Flamin' GrooviesDuane Eddy, the Gaunga Dyns, Ronnie Spector and others.

Discounted two-night passes are on sale through May 1. Current lineup under the jump:

Freddy “Boom Boom” Cannon with Los Straitjackets
Irma Thomas
Mable John
Brenda Holloway
Barbara Lynn
Roy Head
Willie Hightower
P.F. Sloan
Billy Boy Arnold
West Side Chicano Soul Revue with Rudy T. Gonzales backed by Little Henry, Rudy Palacios, and Chente Montes of the Sunliners and Manuel “Bones” Aragon of the Royal Jesters
Royce Porter
Mike Waggoner
Al Hendrix
Mack Banks
J.M. Van Eaton
James Alexander
R.L. Boyce
Warren Storm
Raymond George
The Mama Mama Mamas, featuring C.C. Adcock, Steve Riley, Dickie Landry, Pat Breaux, and Jockey Etienne, with special guests Tommy McLain, Rod Bernard, and Gene Terry
Jimmy “Pistol” Jules
Gerry McGee
Lil’ Buck Sinegal and the Top Cats
Tony Owens
Jim Oertling
Deke Dickerson

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