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The Flatville Aces
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Fiddler and founder member Jock Tyldesley has played and toured at home and abroad with such US greats as Balfa Toujours and Sheryl Cormier, the “Queen of Cajun Music” as well as accompanying the late, legendary Eddie Lejeune on his last three UK tours. Andrew Tyldesley provides the strong, rolling rhythm guitar back-up honed to […]

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Bakerfield
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Loraine Baker (Vocals, Double Bass, Guitar) has forged a career as a formidable Double Bass player, in bands such as ‘The Bluebirds Cajun Band’, ‘Baker’s Fabulous Boys’ Bluegrass band , ‘Hackney Ramblers’ Cajun band, ‘Chank a Chank’ Cajun band, ‘The Southgators’ and ‘Shake the Roots’. She has also earned a reputation as a fine vocalist […]

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Zydeco Boogaloo
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Good rockin Zydeco and Blues delivered with guts & groove by this band hailing from the North Shropshire Bayou’s.. Hell yeah!    

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Drew Simon
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Although not owning his own accordion until he was 25, Drew has been a go to guy for many Cajun bands in need including Balfa Toujours, Jesse Lege and the Lake Charles Ramblers, Les Bassettes, The Lafayette Rhythm Devils, Paul Daigle and Cajun Gold, High Performance, and the Savoy Family band to name a few. […]

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Harold Guillory
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Back in 2000 Harold started his own television show ‘Louisiana Zydeco Live’. Prior to that he became a popular and well known musician playing rubboard in his cousin Chris Ardoin’s band Double Clutchin. Harold has travelled the world playing Zydeco music and teaching dance lessons, visiting such places as Japan, the UK and Europe; as […]

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Sister Suzie
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While she was appearing with many bands here and abroad, she made her first solo EP in July 2016. From the session players she hired for that recording Suzie asked guitarist Matt Jackson and drummer Brian Nevill to help form her first band. Soon after bassist Darren ‘Eddie’ Edwards was recruited to complete the core […]

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Los Gallos
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Manolo already played bass, banjo and guitar, so he had a bajo-sexto made by a Parisian luthier, which he learned to play watching videos of Max Baca. He and his friend, Thierry Carpentier, who had just started playing accordion, began playing songs learned from Flaco CDs between sets at their regular Disneyland Paris music job. […]

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The Swamp Rock DJ’s
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Carole Lateman (aka “Lil’ Queenie”) has always been a passionate fan of music and dance. In 1988, on her first visit to New Orleans, she discovered the exciting rhythms of Cajun and Zydeco music and dance. In 2004, together with Neil Papworth, she started London’s Swamp Rock Club, putting on regular dances with live Zydeco […]

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Bobcat Billy’s Moonshine Mission
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Bobcat Billy’s play a mix of Rock ‘n’ Roll and Rockabilly. Well known for playing a good selection of classic rock n roll favourites, they also put their own twist on some more modern tunes. They cover artistes as far and wide as Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, The Rolling Stones, Imelda May, Led Zepplin, Elvis […]

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Joli Blon Cajun Band
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From their core all-women trio, to a full band of five with lap steel and drums, Joli Blon play festivals, gigs, Mardi Gras and swamp parties, getting audiences of all ages up and onto the dance floor. Back together after a maternity break too long to mention, the band have experience of a broad range […]

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