University of Pennsylvania professor, author and historian Dr. Tsitsi Jaji explores Zydeco’s past, present and future. Read her essay here
Author: Bruce Warren
Listen to the second episode of the Zydeco Crossroads Radio Hour hosted by Herman Fuselier
Meet Cedryl Ballou & The Zydeco Trendsetters
A visit with the Mayor of Sidsville: Sid Williams
Herman Fuselier on the history and future of Zydeco
WXPN’s World Cafe with host David Dye recently took a trip to Lafayette, Louisiana for the show’s Sense of Place series, exploring many things Creole and Cajun. Dye talked with Herman Fusilier, host of Zydeco Stomp on KRVS Radio Acadie, and one of Zydeco Crossroads’ contributors, about the history and future of Zydeco. Dye called Herman “the hardest working man in Zydeco, who is not a musician.” Learn more about Fuselier and hear his thoughts on a music scene he is an expert on here.
Listen to a new song by J Paul Jr. & The Zydeco Nubreeds
J Paul Jr. and The Zydeco Nubreeds comes from a new generation of zydeco players, and takes traditional zydeco and mixes it with hip-hop, R&B and a little gospel. Check out the Snoop Dogg lyrical references on this new song, “Uno.” Read more here.
Learning to zydeco dance with Harold Guillory
All the way from Lake Charles, Louisiana, zydeco dance instructor Harold Guillory will be joining the party on Saturday, December 6th when Allons Danser and Zydeco Crossroads present Curley Taylor and Zydeco Trouble live in concert at District N9NE (formerly the Starlight Ballroom) in Philadelphia for a live concert, dance party and broadcast. Read more here.
Listen to Creole United live in concert from the Blue Moon Saloon
Listen to Creole United recorded live in concert at the Blue Moon Saloon in Lafayette, Louisiana. Read more here.
Zydeco Crossroads at the Advertiser in Lafayette
Herman Fuselier of the Adertiser and host of Zydeco Stomp on KRVS, talks with World Cafe’s David Dye. Read More here
Listen to the first episode of the Zydeco Crossroads radio hour with Herman Fuselier
Listen to the debut of the Zydeco Crossroads radio hour hosted by Herman Fuselier of KRVS.