MEET RHYTHM AND RAIN

Led by singer/guitarist Rain Jaudon, Rhythm & Rain have entertained hundreds of thousands across the southeastern United States with an Island/Trop Rock/Comedy style show flavored with some Mississippi Delta heritage. The band recently took home Best Local Musician/Band and Best Entertainment – Nightlife honors in the 2019 SunHerald People’s Choice Awards.

This award-winning band captures audiences by reinventing many of your favorite tunes, while throwing in original material popular amongst their fanbase. Ever heard The Who in the style of Johnny Cash? Or maybe Metallica in the style of Jimmy Buffett? Then you’ve probably been to a Rhythm & Rain show!

For the last decade, they have been a mainstay on Bourbon Street in New Orleans, playing over 200 dates a year at the famous Tropical Isle. Catch them at the Tropical Isle Bourbon (721 Bourbon Street) every weekend (Friday – Monday) from 5-9 PM!

THE RHYTHM & RAIN EXPERIENCE

Rain Jaudon, the band’s founder and singer/guitarist, is joined by “Naked” Rob Smith on drums, and a rotation of talented guitarists/vocalists with Dwight Breland, Frank Fairbanks and Austin Sicard. And if you haven’t seen Rhythm & Rain live, you’re missing out! Whether it’s our house gig down on Bourbon Street or playing area festivals and corporate events throughout the year, there’s something for everyone and you’ll leave with a smile on your face! From Buffett to blues and everything in between, we play it all (but maybe not in the way you’re used to hearing it)!

 

Reviews & Endorsements

“To get the proper exposure from the sun, you must have Rain – Rhythm and Rain.
What a major talent!  What a great person!”

– Vince Vance
Vince Vance & The Valiants (2010)

 

Reviews & Endorsements

“I would just like to thank you, as an Ole Miss Sig Ep alumni, for putting on the greatest spring day parties at our fraternity house of all time! Everyone’s favorite part of Wild Wild West is y’all!

– Austin Lee
Ole Miss Class of 2011

 

Reviews & Endorsements

“As an entertainment director, it is important to hire professionals who come in, set up with no excuses, always in a wonderful mood, and happy to be there. That is exactly why Rhythm & Rain has always been one of my favorite go-to bands for over a decade. Their happy-go-lucky attitude is contagious to the stage crew and crowd. You can book with Rain and know you and the audience will be more than glad you did.

– Aaron McGill
Executive Director, Mississippi Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo

Reviews & Endorsements

Wanted to say thanks for making our anniversary special while we were in NOLA! You guys were the best band we heard while we were in New Orleans!

– Dottie Hale Smith

NEWS & UPDATES

Rhythm & Rain Lined Up for Grillin’ on the Green

Rhythm & Rain Lined Up for Grillin’ on the Green

Rhythm & Rain are back at Grillin' on the Green in 2020! Come see Rhythm & Rain on the Biloxi Town Green on Saturday, March 14 from 10 AM - 12 PM for this "Top 20 Event in the Southeast" as selected by the Southeast Tourism Society. There will be a BBQ...

Rain Jaudon to Play at Night of 1000 Stevies

Rain Jaudon to Play at Night of 1000 Stevies

Night of 1000 Stevies - the largest and most beloved Stevie Nicks fan event in the world - returns to New Orleans on Saturday, January 25 at One-Eyed Jacks. Doors open at 9 PM and show starts at 10. Tickets are $25 + ticket fee and can be purchased here. The show will...

Rhythm & Rain Takes Top Honors in People’s Choice Awards!

Rhythm & Rain Takes Top Honors in People’s Choice Awards!

THANK YOU! The results are in, and Rhythm & Rain has been named BEST LOCAL MUSICIAN/BAND and BEST ENTERTAINMENT - NIGHTLIFE in the 2019 Sun Herald People's Choice Awards! Words can't express how much we appreciate the decades of support you have given us. It's an...

NOW BOOKING FOR 2020!

With over 200 gigs down on Bourbon Street in New Orleans throughout the year, the Rhythm & Rain calendar stays pretty full. But we are still booking festival dates for 2020, as well as corporate events! If you’re interested in making Rhythm & Rain a part of your next event, we’d love to hear from you!

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