Winner of OffBeat Magazine’s Best of the Beat Award for Best Piano/Keyboardist

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“John “Papa” Gros is a bedrock New Orleans artist, a keyboardist, singer and songwriter who draws on funk, rhythm & blues and Americana songcraft; he also knows his way around the Mardi Gras music repertoire about as well as anyone.” – Keith Spera The New Orleans Advocate

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Dr. John’s Gumbo

Dr. John’s record, Gumbo, is a “desert island” record for me. To me, it captures the true essence of New Orleans. I could be anywhere in the world, and when I hear any song from it, I’m home. --- I am performing a tribute to Dr. John at the Three Keys in New Orleans...

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Dr. John

I am performing my own tribute to Dr. John at the Three Keys in New Orleans on December 27th. Tickets at...

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Tribute To Dr John

In 2014, I was honored to play Hammond B3 in the Musical Mojo of Dr. John Tribute Concert backing rock n roll royalty Bruce Springsteen, John Fogerty, Mavis Staples and hisself, Dr. John along with a who’s who of New Orleans greats, Allen Toussaint, Cyril Neville,...

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