Songs of a Summer: Live Cajun Music is Back

Songs of a Summer: Live Cajun Music is Back

For the past year and some months, things have been grey.  Lackluster.  Monotonous.  As color returns to our lives in the way of family and friends, so too does the sound of live music, and nothing plays better live than Cajun and zydeco.  Nothing gets you moving and...
Cajun Music: Songs of a People

Cajun Music: Songs of a People

In Breaux Bridge, modern day Cajun jam sessions can be found around town throughout the week and weekend.  Some performances are formal and feature a professional band known throughout the area.  Others are jam sessions, held at a certain time and place...
Zydeco : Accordions, The Blues and Dancing Shoes

Zydeco : Accordions, The Blues and Dancing Shoes

When you hear zydeco music for the first time, it’s immediately apparent that this is something different.  Nothing more accurately captures the sounds of the swamp or the joys of its people.  It is a merging of blues music, R&B and indigenous creole and...