Check out these videos and links for some good listening. These are scenes that entertain, inspire, and amuse me. I’ll keep adding links so keep checking in.
My Uncle Revon with Adam and Cyprien Landreneau on Pete Seeger’s Rainbow Quest. The full episode is one of my favorites. Here’s a little clip…by the way, they aren’t drinking coffee!
Recorded at Canray’s house. One of the most soulful fiddle tunes still today.
This is the original version of Les Flames d’Enfer with Kirby Riley’s funky accordion in the back.
From The Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler show, featuring Aldus Roger and the Lafayette Playboys. Aiieee!
A compilation of pictures that tell a great story about the Mamou Mardi Gras.
“A culture is like a whole tree. You have to water the roots to keep the tree alive, but at the same time, you can’t go cutting off the branches every time it tries to grow.” – Dewey Balfa
Dennis and Bois-Sec from “Le Reel du Pendu” (Hangman’s Reel) a film by André Gladu, 1972
Dennis and Sadie in another clip from “Le Reel du Pendu”. I wish I could post the whole thing!