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Jabo

The self-proclaimed “Texas Prince of Zydeco,” Jabo was among the Houston area’s most prominent contemporary performers. Delivered Donald Glenn, he drew early impact from Clifton Chenier and Buckwheat Zydeco, basing his audio as very much in the blues such as zydeco correct; in 1990, Jabo released his debut LP Tx …

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Clark & Duhon

Accordionist Octa Clark and fiddler Hector Duhon shaped their group, the Dixie Ramblers, in 1930, executing in contests alongside Nathan Abshire and Amedee Breaux. Years afterwards, in the 80’s, they installed with fiddler Michael Doucet and his sibling, guitarist David Doucet.

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Zydeco A-Go-Go

From the center of Philadelphia, PA, this all-star lineup has a colorful band of personnel with decades of encounter. Bandleader Pete Eshelman can be presented on accordion and vocals and he offers performed piano with such performers as Bo Diddley, Sleepy LaBeef, and New Orleans’ very own Charles “Honeyboy” Otis. …

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Kou Kou an Da ZydebeaT

In early 1997 Dr. Dan B. Turner Jr. and Dwayne “Kou Kou” Coots began the initial Kou Kou an da ZydebeaT. These were became a member of by Troy “Cause” Leger, Dean Turner and Jay Bracken as primary music group associates. In 1999 the fall into line for the music …

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J. Paul Jr.

J. Paul Jr. and his music group, the Zydeco Nubreedz, began to make their tag in the music picture shortly after frontman Paul taken the band jointly in his indigenous Houston in 1995. 3 years afterwards, he as well as the Nubreedz had been named Greatest Newcomer of the entire …

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High Pockets

Merging jazz with zydeco aswell as R&B, rock and roll, Latin and Caribbean music, High Pockets advanced into one of the most risk-taking and unorthodox jazz outfits from the past due 1990s. The impact of New Orleans music (like the Dirty Dozen Brass Music group) was therefore strong on Great …

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Corey Arceneaux

Corey Arceneaux is exactly what many people contact a new variety of zydeco musician. His music is normally a creative mixture of R&B improved with a normal zydeco design. Arceneaux discovers fortitude in root base music, financing his talents towards the compositions that reveal his root base, with a solid …

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Willis Prudholme

A rural zydeco traditionalist squarely in the mildew of Boozoo Chavis, singer and accordionist Willis Prudhomme emerged through the past due 1980s; not really a person in the nouveau zydeco era by any extend, he didn’t even commence a professional musical profession until while in his past due 40s. Born …

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Wilson Chavis, Jr.

A protege of zydeco ruler Clifton Chenier, Wilfred Chevis honed an urbanized design heavily informed by his mentor’s touch. Delivered in Church Stage, Louisiana in 1945, Chevis was raised steeped in the customs of Cajun “la-la” music, and discovered to try out accordion from his dad. He learned the device …

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Milton Adams

Milton Adams is one of the last of traditional Cajun music’s previous safeguard, the talented gents of the nearly shed generation who continued to execute well to their final years. The indigenous of Kaplan, LA, can be an accordion participant and vocalist who became associated with his culture’s musical traditions. …

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