Ever dream of owning an antebellum Louisiana plantation home? Pencil in March 10 on your calendar and head to Braithwaite in Plaquemines Parish for the Neal Auction Company’s “going once, going twice” fire sale of historic Mary Plantation.
Multi-instrumentalist Gina Forsyth brings passion and panache to her latest release, Promised Land, a 14-tune effort brimming with spot-on acoustic musicianship and austere, poetic storytelling that highlight Forsyth’s keen ear for the American folk songbook.
It’s Christmas in Cajun Country and if you’re looking for a great stocking stuffer to surprise your favorite zydeco fan then check out Horace Trahan’s first Christmas album, Christmas in Every Way.
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The down low on Roddie Romero & The Hub City All-Stars? They went all digital, and just in time for Christmas.
Another great record has come down the pike from upstart Valcour Records, South Louisiana’s “boutique” Cajun-roots label.
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