March 17, 2016 01:03 PM
Though not at all old, Judd Kennedy is an elder statesman of the Acadiana music scene, having ridden it out from the days of the Purple Peacock to deejaying at Nitecaps and running Renaissance ...
March 10, 2016 10:43 AM
In ‘Return of the Kool’ Sean Ardoin invented a new genre — with a band that had never cut a zydeco record before ...
March 3, 2016 01:33 PM
A champion of the local scene, Mitch “Heffe” Briggs used to run Heffe’s Saloon. Now, he is trying to turn the ‘used to run’ into ‘runs’ again ...
Feb. 24, 2016 11:26 AM
Lafayette’s Nicest of the Damned follow-up the Beach Boys, but not really at all ...
Feb. 19, 2016 10:57 AM
By the time she recorded 1994’s "Réveille: The New Cajun Generation" (Swallow Records), Kristi Guillory — then only 15 — had been called the best emerging Cajun star by Zachary Richard ...
Feb. 12, 2016 12:31 PM
Nearing its 20 year anniversary, Zachary Richard looks back on "Cap Enragé," a record that changed his approach to the recording process and ushered in a return to his French language roots ...
Feb. 4, 2016 01:17 PM
Lisi does a great job of fusing New Orleans rhythm and groove into the blues and introducing new tracks to the lexicon, which has far too many covers ...
Jan. 21, 2016 10:43 AM
From start to finish, this is a great album that somehow pulls from multiple influences yet remains unique ...
Jan. 20, 2016 12:42 AM
CBS is about to become ‘Caleb Bows Sweetly’ thanks to the Acadiana-based cellist ...
Jan. 18, 2016 01:58 PM
It’s Monday, so here’s some depressing news ...

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