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michelle-matthews-calloway's picture
Jan.04.2013
One of the things I want to learn this year is Zydeco dancing. This, my friends, is why: http://youtu.be/rnWAj5v99ko I won't tell y'all how many times I've watched this video. Yes, Home Girl has some great moves - no shade on her. However. I am not watching her moves. (I'm just...
mark-f-dewitt's picture
Dec.19.2008
I had a conversation with host Larry Kelp about Cajun and Zydeco Music in Northern California: Modern Pleasures in a Postmodern World and about the December 20 show at Ashkenaz. I brought several historical and contemporary recordings which we played and discussed in terms of their relevance to...
mark-f-dewitt's picture
Dec.19.2008
Last Monday I had a conversation with host Kutay Derin Kugay about Cajun and Zydeco Music in Northern California: Modern Pleasures in a Postmodern World and about the December 20 show at Ashkenaz. Most of the Creole Belles (Delilah Lee Lewis, Karen Leigh, and Karen Celia Heil, along with Andrew...
blair-kilpatrick's picture
Apr.16.2008
Sauce Piquante, my Cajun-Creole band, is scheduled to play this Thursday, April 17, at the Lake Merritt Dance Center in Oakland.  I hadn't yet checked out this up-and-coming Cajun-Zydeco hot spot, where a rotating series of bands started appearing a few months ago.   So my fiddler-husband and I...