Koray Broussard released a new single last week called “OH I.” It has a classic R&B love song smoothness to it, amplified by Broussard’s hooky accordion playing – think Brian McKnight doing zydeco. Read more
KRVS’ Judith Merryweather spoke with filmmaker Robert Mugge and Cinema on the Bayou founder Pat Mire on Apres Midi earlier this week, exploring their experience with Zydeco Crossroads: A Tale of Two Cities ahead of its Lafayette, LA world premiere last Tuesday. Read more
Corey Ledet announced a new side project he’s working on with producer Jesse Belliveau earlier week, debuting their cover of Whitney Houston’s “How Will I Know” on Wednesday. Read more
Keith Frank, Corey Ledet, Rosie Ledet, Boozoo Chavis and more featured in a new episode of the Zydeco Crossroads radio hour hosted by Herman Fuselier. Listen here.
You’re not going to want to miss this! Get your tickets now for the Zydeco Crossroads grand finale weekend at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia. Go here for tickets and more information.
The Lost Bayou Ramblers showed everyone a great Louisiana time at the XPoNential Music Festival last Friday evening. Read a review of the set by Nick Tate via WXPN’s local music blog The Key below, check out the photo gallery and listen back to the audio archive. Read more
Listen to Nathan & The Zydeco Cha-Chas Zydeco Crossroads concert from June 26 at Penns Landing Caterers. Listen here
Rosie Ledet has released a much-anticipated new record called RAW! this week, following up 2013’s Slap Your Mama with a brand new collection of original material. Read more
Buckwheat Zydeco appeared on West Virginia Public Radio and NPR’s Mountain Stage program a few weeks ago, marking his second visit to the show’s Charleston, WV venue. Read more
Soul Creole has released part one of its three-part record Delta. The Indigo installment features four original songs by the band, which you can stream and download via Bandcamp. Read more