Eric Burdon is an English singer-songwriter best known as a member and vocalist of rock band The Animals and the funk band War; and for his aggressive stage performance. He was ranked fifty-seventh in Rolling Stone's list of the 100 Greatest Singers of All Time, and is widely credited with having shaped the DNA of Rock 'n Roll. His powerful voice is what drives Animals singles like "House of the Rising Sun," "Sky Pilot," "Monterey" and "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood." And this month Burdon brings the most recent iteration of The Animals to perform at at the Manship Theatre on October 9 and 10. 7:30 pm at 100 Lafayette Street. (225) 344-0334 or manshiptheatre.org.