Cajun & Zydeco (special edition + bonus CD)
World Music Network
USA Stati Uniti
Cajun and Zydeco music is raw and unbridled that enliven the nights of Louisiana, from downtown New Orleans to the bayou. In this new collection of Rough Guides series, you can appreciate the myriad aspects of these genres of music, listening to the most modern and innovative performers. Among the artists who are in this collection are: Horace Trahan, Pine Leaf Boys, Feufollet, Lil Nathan & The Zydeco Big Timers, Bonsoir Catin, High Performance, Jamie Bergeron & The Kickin 'Cajuns, Cedric Watson And Bijou Creole, Jeffery Broussard and The Creole Cowboys, Geno Delafose and French Rockin 'Boogie, Lost Bayou Ramblers, Kyle Huval & the Dixie Club Ramblers, Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band, Kevin Naquin & The Ossun Playboys, Steve Riley & The Mamou Playboys. As a bonus CD is also proposed a second monograph dedicated to Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band, winners of the Grammy in 2011.
Cajun & Zydeco is the raw and riotous music that fills the steamy night air of Louisiana – from downtown New Orleans to the backwater bayou. Accordions and fiddles with a francophone edge meet drum kits, guitars and more on this handpicked Rough Guide.
'... a compilation of southern Louisiana roots music that looks to the future... great bonus CD', 4**** stars, Songlines