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Roots and Rhythms

Roots and Rhythms
Wednesday July 6th, 2016 with Renny
A to Z of the Creole Blues - Zydeco

Something as exotic and danceable as Zydeco could only have originated in Louisiana. A mixture of Cajun music, blues and rhythm & blues, zydeco is the music of the Creoles of Louisiana, the French speaking African-Americans of the region.
Les Blues De Voyages ('34, Bluebird)
Amadie Ardoin & Dennis McGee - Zydeco Vol. 1 - Arhoolie Records
Les Haricots ('66)
Alphonse "Bois-Sec" Ardoin & Canray Fontenot - Cajun Blues - Les Blues De Bayou - Melodeon Records
Les Haricot Sont Pa Sale ('61)
Albert Chevalier - Zydeco Vol. 1 - Arhoolie Records
Old Time Zydeco ('83)
Ambrose Sam's Old Time Zydeco - Zydeco Vol. 2 - Arhoolie Records
They Call Me Good Rocking ('61)
Herbert Sam - Zydeco Vol. 1 - Arhoolie Records
Shake What You Got ('81)
Preston Frank's Swallow Band - Zydeco Vol. 2 - Arhoolie Records
Washboard Choo-Choo ('69)
Wild Bill's Blue Washboard Boys - Baby Yum Yum - Flyright Records
Paper In My Shoe ('54, Goldband)
Boozoo Chavis - The Lake Charles Atomic Bomb - Rounder Records
Forty One Days ('55, Goldband)
Boozoo Chavis - The Lake Charles Atomic Bomb - Rounder Records
Crawfish Song ('85)
Fernest & The Thunders - Zydeco Thunder - Greybeard Records
Zydeco Stomp ('81)
Fernest & The Thunders - Zydeco Stomp! - JSP Records
Hey Chere 'Tite Fille ('85)
Fernest & The Thunders - Zydeco Thunder - Greybeard Records
Louisiana Stomp ('50, Elko)
Clifton Chenier - Zydeco Vol. 1 - Arhoolie Records
Aye-Te Te Fee ('55)
Clifton Chenier - Zoidico Blues & Boogie - Specialty Records
Squeeze Box Boogie ('55)
Clifton Chenier - The Specialty Story Vol. 4 - Specialty Records
Black Gal (?)
Clifton Chenier - single - Flashback Records
Tu Le Ton Son Ton (Every Now & Then) ('70)
Clifton Chenier - King Of The Bayous - Arhoolie Records
Dog Hill ('91)
Chuubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band - Boogie Woogie Zydeco - Flying Fish Records
My Feet Can't Fail Me Now (?)
Buckwheat Zydeco - Birthday Present: The Tenth Anniversary Stony Plain Sampler - Stony Plain Records
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