Cajun Zydeco

VA: Kings of Cajun - 22 Stomps From The Swamps (1992)  Music

Posted by v3122 at Dec. 24, 2015
VA: Kings of Cajun - 22 Stomps From The Swamps (1992)

VA: Kings of Cajun - 22 Stomps From The Swamps (1992)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
Music Club, MCCD066 | ~ 386 or 146 Mb | Scans(png) -> 75 Mb
Cajun / Zydeco / Folk / Country

Cajun music is evolved from its roots in the music of the French-speaking Catholics of Canada. In earlier years the fiddle was the predominant instrument, but gradually the accordion has come to share the limelight. Cajun music gained national attention in 2007, when the Grammy Award for Best Zydeco or Cajun Music Album category was created…

Accordion Dreams: A Journey into Cajun and Creole Music  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Dec. 6, 2014
Accordion Dreams: A Journey into Cajun and Creole Music

Accordion Dreams: A Journey into Cajun and Creole Music by Blair Kilpatrick
English | January 1, 2009 | ISBN: 160473101X | 224 pages | PDF | 5 MB

By age thirty-nine, Blair Kilpatrick had settled into life as a practicing psychologist, wife, and mother. Then a chance encounter in New Orleans turned her world upside down. She returned home to Chicago with unlikely new passions for Cajun music and its defining instrument, the accordion. Captivated by recurring dreams of playing the Cajun accordion, she set out to master it. Yet she was not a musician, was too self-conscious to dance, and didn't even sing in the shower.

V.A. - American Roots Music (4CD Boxset, 2001)  Music

Posted by Speedyclick at Dec. 4, 2013
V.A. - American Roots Music (4CD Boxset, 2001)

V.A. - American Roots Music (4CD, 2001)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 68 | Covers | 3:34:50 | ~ 1,08 Gb & 511 Mb
Label: Palm Pictures LLC | 5% recovery record | Blues, country, gospel, zydeco

Great collection with 68 original songs that traverse country, blues, folk, gospel, Cajun, zydeco, Tejano, and Native American styles, demonstrating 20th-century American "roots music", based in the rich ethnic, geographical, and cultural traditions. This 4 CD set is the musical companion of a four-part PBS documentary on the american music, its roots and its evolution. Enjoy a superb music collection with great cultural and educational value.

V.A. - Putumayo presents Zydeco & Cajun (2CD, 2000, 2001)  Music

Posted by Speedyclick at Dec. 2, 2013
V.A. - Putumayo presents Zydeco & Cajun (2CD, 2000, 2001)

V.A. - Putumayo presents Zydeco & Cajun (2CD, 2000, 2001)
EAC Rip | Lossless & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 25 | Covers | 1:43:13 | ~ 677 Mb & 224 Mb
Label: Putumayo World Music | 5% recovery record | World, Louisiana music, blues, R&B

Two putumayo albums with great commercial success, that showcase the fascinating music of Southwest Louisiana. Zydeco and cajun are close Creole musical genres that blend french, african and american cultures found in this particular area of North America. Quick and happy dancing rhythms, with blues and R&B style, mainly played by the old world accordion, guitar, bass guitar, drums, Cajun fiddle, occasionally horns and keyboards and the famous zydeco rubboard percussions. Enjoy two excellent albums with Creole music of unique beauty, by putumayo.

Clifton Chenier - The King Of Zydeco (1987)  Music

Posted by robi62 at Dec. 16, 2016
Clifton Chenier - The King Of Zydeco (1987)

Clifton Chenier - The King Of Zydeco (1987)
Video: NTSC, MPEG-2 at 8 000 kb/s, 720 x 480 at 29.970 fps | Audio: AC-3 2 channels at 192 kb/s, 48.0 kHz
Genre: Soul, Folk, Jazz | Label: Arhoolie | Copy: Untouched | Runtime: 52 min. | 2,99GB (DVD5)

The undisputed "King of Zydeco," Clifton Chenier was the first Creole to be presented a Grammy award on national television. Blending the French and Cajun 2-steps and waltzes of southwest Louisiana with New Orleans R&B, Texas blues, and big-band jazz, Chenier created the modern, dance-inspiring, sounds of zydeco.

Buckwheat Zydeco - Lay Your Burden Down (2009)  Music

Posted by Designol at April 7, 2016
Buckwheat Zydeco - Lay Your Burden Down (2009)

Buckwheat Zydeco - Lay Your Burden Down (2009)
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 325 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 113 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans ~ 145 Mb
Genre: Zydeco, Creole, Soul-Blues, Contemporary Blues | Label: Alligator | # ALCD 4929 | Time: 00:47:05

Lay Your Burden Down is a studio album by Buckwheat Zydeco, released in 2009 through Alligator Records. The album ranked number five on Billboards Top Blues Albums. In 2010, the album earned Buckwheat Zydeco the Grammy Award for Best Zydeco or Cajun Music Album.

VA - The Big Ol' Box Of New Orleans (4CD Box Set) (2004)  Music

Posted by TmanHome at Nov. 8, 2015
VA - The Big Ol' Box Of New Orleans (4CD Box Set) (2004)

VA - The Big Ol' Box Of New Orleans (4CD Box Set) (2004)
XLD Rip | Tracks (Cue & Log) ~ 1.8 gb | MP3 320 kbps CBR ~ 718 mb | Scans included ~ 1.22 gb | 312 min
RnB, Jazz, Blues, Americana | Label: Shout Factory | Rel: 2004

Man, does this set go down easy big easy! This gorgeous set features over 80 hits from New Orleans' most famous-and occasionally obscure-musical sons and daughters, 4 CDs of jazz, blues, Cajun, zydeco and funk all mixed together like a good 'n' spicy gumbo. An 84-page book takes you by the hand into the most notorious bars and restaurants as you listen to such Crescent City classics as Iko Iko Dr. John; Potato Head Blues Louis Armstrong; You Can Have My Husband Irma Thomas; I'm Walkin' Fats Domino; Let the Good Times Roll Shirley & Lee; Mother-in-Law Ernie K-Doe; Release Me Johnny Adams; Jambalaya Clifton Chenier; St. James Infirmary Preservation Hall Jazz Band; Hey Pocky A-Way Meters; Tell It Like It Is Aaron Neville; I Hear You Knocking Smiley Lewis; Lipstick Traces (on a Cigarette) Benny Spellman; Tipitina Professor Longhair, and more.
Cajun and Zydeco Dance Music in Northern California: Modern Pleasures in a Postmodern World

Cajun and Zydeco Dance Music in Northern California: Modern Pleasures in a Postmodern World by Mark F. DeWitt
English | Oct. 2008 | ISBN: 1604730900 | 352 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

How Louisiana transplants and new players have generated a thriving music and dance scene far from the South Queen Ida. Danny Poullard. Documentary filmmaker Les Blank. Chris Strachwitz and Arhoolie Records. These are names that are familiar to many fans of Cajun music and zydeco, and they have one other thing in common–longtime residence in the San Francisco Bay Area. They are all part of a vibrant scene of dancing and live Louisiana-French music that has evolved over several decades.

Various Artists - Let's Go Zydeco! (1994) RE-UP  Music

Posted by perfecta at July 24, 2011
Various Artists - Let's Go Zydeco! (1994) RE-UP

Various Artists - Let's Go Zydeco! (1994)
EAC-FLAC(tracks) with CUE & LOG - 450 MB | Full Scans | MP3 CBR 320 Kbps - 175 MB
Zydeco / Cajun / Creole / Blues | TT - 65:17 mins | Label: Ace Records | Catalogue # CDCHD 543

Zydeco is a form of American roots or folk music. It evolved in southwest Louisiana in the early 19th century from forms of "la la" Creole music. The rural black Creoles of southwest Louisiana and southeast Texas still sing in Louisiana Creole French. Usually fast tempo and dominated by the button or piano accordion and a form of a washboard known as a "rub-board," "scrub-board," "wash-board," or frottoir, zydeco music was originally created at house dances, where families and friends gathered for socializing.

Chenier - Frenchin' The Boogie - 1976 (1994)  Music

Posted by mfrwiz at Nov. 15, 2009
 Chenier - Frenchin' The Boogie - 1976 (1994)

Clifton Chenier - Frenchin' The Boogie - 1976 (1994)
Lossless (Flac Image File + Cue + Log + Audiochecker Log): 221 Mb | EAC Secure Mode Rip | Mp3 (CBR 320 kbps): 93 Mb | Front & Back Cover
Original Release Date: February, 1976 - Audio CD - Number of Discs: 1 - CD Release Date: February 22, 1994 - Label: Verve (USA) - UPC: 731451972423
Cajun, Zydeco