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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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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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The Zydeco Diamonds
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Featuring top musicians, well respected as some of the finest exponents of Cajun and Zydeco music outside of Louisiana. The Zydeco Diamonds are focussing on a more traditional old school style of Zydeco, moving away from the modern ‘hip hop influenced sounds which have become mainstream in Louisiana dance halls today, instead embracing the older […]

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La La Rouge
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David Rolland is well know on the Cajun scene in the UK most notably for playing with Sarah Savoy. He is a master of Cajun accordion, fiddle and guitar. Cheryl and Ian met Lucy at Balfa Camp in Louisiana when she was just 14 and are thrilled to be playing on stage together again. Lucy […]

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Hogan’s Heroes
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In recent years Miriam has cut her teeth playing on the UK Cajun and Zydeco scene with her trio The Mirikools, and more recently the all-girl Cajun supergroup Joli Blon. Hogan’s Heroes is a new venture which had its debut at the Gloucester Cajun & Zydeco festival 2018. This first performance was met with great […]

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