CDs - Arhoolie Cajun & Zydeco

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Beausoleil - The Best Of Beausoleil

CAT. #: 458


CD 458 BeauSoleil is the premiere Cajun band in America today. Featuring the fiddle playing of Michael Doucet, Beausoleil combines innovative... More

Zydeco, The Early Years - Various Artists

CAT. #: 307


CD 307 The first live field recordings made of Zydeco music in the early 1960s by Chris Strachwitz, at house parties & beer joints in Houston and... More

Cajun Champs - Various Artists

CAT. #: 327


CD 327 After the opening red-hot "Live" recording of Marc Savoy's "Amede Two Step" (by the Savoy-Doucet Cajun Band ) you hear most of the pioneers:... More

Cajun Fais Do-Do - Various Artists

CAT. #: 416


CD 416 This CD is dedicated to the memory of the late Revon J. Reed, first ambassador of Cajun Music, D.J., schoolteacher, and originator of the now... More

Beausoleil With Michael Doucet - Hot Chili Mama

CAT. #: 5040


CD 5040 Michael Doucet - fiddle & vocals with Beausoleil . The title cut of this CD was once featured in nationwide advertising by Maalox which... More

Clifton Chenier - 60 Minutes With The King Of Zydeco

CAT. #: 301


CD 301 Clifton Chenier - vocals and accordion with the Red Hot Louisiana Band . 15 of his best selling singles from his ten Arhoolie LPs. 1.... More

Beausoleil With Michael Doucet - Parlez-Nous A Boire & More

CAT. #: 322


CD 322 Michael Doucet - fiddle & vocals; David Doucet - guitar; Errol Verret - accordion; Billy Ware - triangle, spoons, etc.; Tommy Alesi... More

Clifton Chenier - Live At St. Mark's

CAT. #: 313


CD 313 Clifton Chenier - vocals and accordion with the Red Hot Louisiana Band . Recorded live in 1971 at a French Creole dance at St. Mark's... More

Beausoleil with Canray Fontenot - Allons A Lafayette & More!

CAT. #: 308


CD 308 Michael Doucet with Beausoleil and featuring guest star Creole fiddler Canray Fontenot on four selections (#s 8, & 11-13). (#13... More

Clifton Chenier - Live! At Grant Street

CAT. #: 487


CD 487 15 Previously Unissued Recordings. Over 70 minutes of pure Clifton. This was Clifton Chenier's gig all the way! The undisputed King Of... More

Cajun String Bands: The 1930s - Various Artists

CAT. #: 7014


CD 7014 This CD brings you some very rare cajun fiddle records from the 1930s - when western swing was beginning to make waves even in southwest... More

Nathan Abshire & the Pine Grove Boys - French Blues

CAT. #: 373


CD 373 Nathan Abshire — accordion & vocals, with the Pine Grove Boys (including Dewey Balfa on several cuts) who became one of the most... More

Jesse Lege & Edward Poullard - Live! At The Isleton Crawdad Festival

CAT. #: 9031


CD 9031 Jesse Legé and Edward Poullard, are living legends of authentic Louisiana Cajun and Creole music. Jesse sings in the traditional high... More

Donald Thibodeaux - Fred's Hot Step

CAT. #: 9006


CD 9006 Donald Thibodeaux, fine accordionist and singer, leads "Cajun Fever" which supplies the music at Fred's Lounge in Mamou, La. every... More

The Carriere Brothers - Musique Creole

CAT. #: 512


CD 512 Old Time Louisiana Creole Music (La Vieille Musique Créole de la Louisiane) Joseph "BéBé" Carrière - Fiddle... More

Harry Choates - Fiddle King Of Cajun Swing

CAT. #: 380


CD 380 Harry Choates - fiddle and vocals with: Johnnie Mae Smirle (Manuel) - piano; Joe Manuel - banjo; B.D. Williams - bass; Eddie Pursley -... More

Joe Falcon - Cajun Music Pioneer

CAT. #: 459


CD 459 Joe Falcon opened a new era in Cajun music when he recorded commercially the song, “Allons a Lafayette.” That was in 1928, and... More

Clifton Chenier - The Best Of Clifton Chenier

CAT. #: 474


CD 474 In the history of popular and vernacular music it is usually hard to pinpoint the genesis of a new genre or style on one particular... More

Clifton Chenier - Out West

CAT. #: 350


CD 350 Clifton Chenier — accordion, vocals & harmonica, and his Red Hot Louisiana Band featuring John Hart on sax and the stinging guitar... More

Magnolia Sisters (Ann Savoy & Jane Vidrine) - Prends Courage

CAT. #: 439


CD 439 Ann Savoy , guitarist, of the premiere Cajun band, Savoy - Doucet, is joined by fiddler Jane Vidrine with guest musicians, Deborah Helen... More