R. Reese Fuller

Mamou Playboys at a Crossroads

by R. Reese Fuller

Steve Riley & The Mamou Playboys wrap up this season of Louisiana Crossroads this week. Accordionist Riley, fiddler David Greely, guitarist Sam Broussard, bassist Brazos Huval, and drummer Kevin Dugas take the stage Wednesday night at the Sliman Theater in New Iberia, which you can also listen to live on KRVS 88.7 FM. The show starts at 7 p.m. and advance tickets can be ordered by calling (337) 369-2337.

The Playboys roll back into Lafayette on Thursday night for a performance at Vermilionville, which kicks off at 7 p.m. Then on Friday night, they travel to Baton Rouge to perform at the Manship Theatre at 8 p.m. and wrap up the week on Saturday with a performance at the F.G. Bulber Auditorium in Lake Charles.

All shows are smoke-free and geared for all ages. For more information and tickets, visit LouisianaCrossroads.org or call 233-7060.

photo by Rick Olivier