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‘Médikamen,’ out August 25, is Ledet’s first zydeco album written and performed completely in Kouri-Vini (Louisiana Creole)!
“Praise my father’s music and keep it going!” ‘Set Me Free’ out via Lousiana Red Hot Records!
Corey’s rise to Zydeco royalty in the 21st century was a fait accompli
“I’m learning to play the style of music that they played back in the day and mixing it with mine.”
Goldman Thibodeaux and the Lawtell Playboys’ ‘La Danse à St. Ann’s is available May 29th via Nouveau Electric Records.
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. — The 28th annual Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival will celebrate great music again this…
Zydeco dynamite Clifton Chenier was the baddest bluesman out of the bayou state. Zydeco’s a genre developed by Creole folks in southwestern Louisiana. It’s like a gumbo–a little bit of blues, a little bit of country, a little bit of sound all the bayou’s own. And it was made famous by Monsieur Chenier himself…
Bring yourself up to Contino’s Back Porch Dogma, and you’ll find a blues message to believe in!