Cedric Watson et Bijou Créole:
Créole Moon

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Cedric Watson et Bijou Créole:
Créole Moon

8.99

Released in 2010

Cedric Watson returned to his roots in Louisiana after growing up in Sealy, Texas so he could develop his Creole music in the towns and pastures where his predecessors once played. One of the most noted young talents to emerge in Cajun or Creole music in the past few years, Cedric Watson is a fiddler, vocalist, accordionist and songwriter of seemingly unlimited potential. This GRAMMY-nominated release shows the excitement and dynamism Cedric and his band Bijou Creole bring to audiences year-round, making it clear why their talent has become one of the most exciting things in Louisiana music.

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This  live recording from performances at Lafayette’s Blue Moon Saloon features a variety of old-school zydeco styles, original material and Creole traditionals married with the poly-rhythmic and syncopated sounds of Africa and the Caribbean.

Featuring Morikeba Kouyate On Kora and Dickie Landry On Sax.

This is a Valcour Records Artist Series album was produced by Mark Falgout and recorded live at the Blue Moon Saloon in Lafayette, LA.

Bijou Créole
Cedric Watson: fiddle, accordion & lead vocals
Mike Chiasson: rubboard, other percussion, b/g vocals
Blake Miller: Bass, background vocals
Chris Stafford: Guitar, background vocals
Jermaine Prejean: Drums, background vocals

Tracks

  1. Afro Zydeco
  2. Old Time Two Step 
  3. The Corner Post 
  4. Pa Janvier 
  5. Richard’s Two-Step 
  6. Musicien Avec Un Coeur Cassé 
  7. Canray’s Jig 
  8. Jogue Au Plombeau
  9. I’m On The Wonder
  10.  Zydeco Coteau 
  11.  Juré