Thursday, September 1, 2016

Monday, February 15, 2016

New Orleans Funk Music Artist Wins This Year

51. BEST REGIONAL ROOTS MUSIC ALBUM


WINNER

Go Go Juice

Jon Cleary
Label: FHQ Records
The Best Zydeco or Cajun Music Album Grammy Award category existed from 2008 to 2011. Since then, Cajun and Zydeco music artist nominees have fallen under the Best Regional Roots Music Album category.

Friday, January 1, 2016

The Revelers are the only Cajun/Zydeco music nominees for the 2016 Grammy Awards



51. BEST REGIONAL ROOTS MUSIC ALBUM

Go Go Juice

Jon Cleary
Label: FHQ Records

La La La La

Natalie Ai Kamauu
Label: KEKO Records

Kawaiokalena

Keali'i Reichel
Label: Punahele Productions

Get Ready

The Revelers
Label: The Revelers

Generations

Windwalker And The MCW
Label: MCW Productions / PK Productions LLC
The 58th Grammy Awards show will broadcast on February 15, 2016 starting at 8:00 PM on CBS.

Wednesday, October 1, 2008

Southern Comfort

Below is a great Cajun music scene from the 1981 film Southern Comfort, starring Keith Carradine and Powers Boothe. It was filmed on location in a Louisiana Cajun bayou village. The musicians include popular classic Cajun artists Dewey Balfa on fiddle and vocal, and Marc Savoy on the accordion. (Marc was also the production's Cajun music consultant). The first complete song performed in the scene is "Parlez-Nous a Boire". The second tune is "Jolie Fille".

Eu dessous est une grande scène de musique cadienne du film Southern Comfort (Confort Méridional) avec Keith Carradine et Powers Boothe. Il a été filmé dans un village cadien dans les bayous (marais) de Louisiane. Les musiciens incluent les artistes cadien classiques et populaires Dewey Balfa sur le violon et le chant, et Marc Savoy sur l'accordéon. (Marc était aussi le consultant de musique cadienne de la production). La première chanson entièrement dans la scène est "Parlez-Nous a Boire". Le deuxième air est "Jolie Fille".