Big Freedia

When: Thu., Oct. 9, 9 p.m. 2014

As a child in New Orleans, Freddie Ross was exposed to gospel and R&B music, which instilled an interest in performing. Taking up piano lessons and singing in choir was what fueled his passion. Big Freedia has blurred the lines between genres by touring with acts like Matt & Kim and the Postal Service. His latest album, Just Be Free, has introduced tons of fans to the wonder that is bounce music.

Price: $12