Zydeco: It's Good For You

Zydeco: It’s Good For You

02/04/2014  |  5 Comments

It's a guaranteed good time whenever Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic play, but for me there is something special about... more

The Music Transcends

The Music Transcends

01/24/2014  |  1 Comment

Tuesday is Cajun/Zydeco night at Ashkenaz in Berkeley, and on this December evening the band is Andrew Carriere and the... more

Keeping the Tradition Alive

Keeping the Tradition Alive

12/13/2013  |  3 Comments

It was a warm September afternoon when I approached Blair Kilpatrick's Berkeley home. The sounds of Cajun accordion and fiddle floated out... more

Les Bon Temps in Sebastopol

Les Bon Temps in Sebastopol

11/14/2013  |  2 Comments

I think a big part of why I am having so much fun exploring Cajun and Zydeco music is that... more