Cajun and Zydeco

Below are links to photos of Cajun, Creole, and Zydeco bands from Louisiana posted on Flickr.  Also included are links to photos of the most recent Mardi Gras in rural Acadiana. Flick pages allow access to high resolution images. The photos were taken by David Simpson, who retired in May 2009 from LSU at Eunice.
Mardi Gras in Rural Acadiana 2017: LeJeune Cove; Tee-Mamou Women; Church Point; Faquetigue Mardi Gras; Liberty Theater Mardi Gras Show; Wayne Toups; Weekend Bands in Downtown Eunice (Fred Charlie, Kyle Huval, Jamie Bergeron, La Recolte); Lundi Gras (Pine Leaf Boys, Travis Matte); Steve Riley & Mamou Playboys; Downtown Parade of Eunice Courir

For a listing of other Mardi Gras photos taken in past years, go to the Mardi Gras in Rural Acadiana Page.

 Another page has recordings/transcriptions of four Mardi Gras songs.

Music Photos Taken in Recent Months
2016 Festivals Acadiens et Créoles: Lil Nate & the Zydeco Big Timers; Roddie Romero and the Hub City All Stars with guests Lil' Buck Sinegal & Sonny Landreth Jeffery Broussard & the Creole Cowboys; J.J. Caillier & the Zydeco Knockouts; Jr. Hebert & the Maurice Playboys; Kira Viator & Bayou Beat; La Récolte; Lost Bayou Ramblers; Mid-City Aces; Reuben Moreno & Zydeco Re-Evolution; Wayne & Same Ol' 2 Step Balfa Toujours; Bonsoir, Catin; Cedryl Ballou & the Zydeco Trendsetters; Magnolia Sisters; Savoy Family Band; Walter Mouton & the Scott Playboys; Saturday Ateliers and Jam; Les Ferrailles; Preston Frank & the Frank Family Band; Robert Jardell & Pure Cajun; Babineaux Sisters; Cedric Watson & Bijou Creole; Chris Ardoin & NuStep Zydeko; Donny Broussard & the Louisiana Stars; High Performance; Huval-Fuselier Cajun Trio; Jason Frey & Lagniappe; Keith Frank & the Soileau Zydeco Band; Kevin Naquin & the Ossun Playboys; Kyle Huval and the Dixie Club Ramblers; Pot Luck Band; The Revelers; Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys; Horace Trahan & Ossun Express; Atelier Stage with Goldman Thibodeaux & Lawtell Playboys, Ray Abshire & Friends, plus jam session; The Band Courtbouillon; Wayne Toups & ZydeCajun; Dancers (Fri., Sat. & Sun)
Complete Music Photo Archives        
Selected Festivals (sets are also included in collections of individual bands)
Selected Special Events