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  1. 8/20/15: Today's Top Tips: ThursdayRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Nippertown!

    MUSIC : Beausoleil @ Club Helsinki , Hudson. Led by the veteran fiddler Michael Doucet , the multiple Grammy Award-winning Cajun band has been making great Louisiana music for more than 40 years now.


  2. Coming to town: BeauSoleilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Albany Times Union

    Founded in 1975, BeauSoleil also plays traditional Cajun and zydeco songs, sung in English or Louisiana-style French patois. Over the years, they've blended in elements of jazz, Tex-Mex, country and blues.


  3. Bayou Teche Brewing presents the Beausoleil TrioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Bayou Teche Brewing presents the Beausoleil Trio and welcomes all ages to come out and enjoy the band's live music Saturday, July 18. The Beausoleil Trio is comprised of Grammy winning artists Michael Doucet, David Doucet and Mitchell Reed and according to their web site, they "take the rich Creole traditions of Louisiana and artfully blend elements of zydeco, New Orleans jazz, Tex-Mex, country, blues and more into a satisfying musical recipe." The band's name is a tribute to Joseph Broussard dit Beausoleil, the leader of the Acadian resistance to British deportation efforts beginning in 1755.


  4. Foundation for the Arts launches 22nd seasonRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | The record Online

    ... Eicher, Mike Sumner, Royal Masat and Christian Ward. Next on the schedule is the multi-Grammy award-winning band BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet at 3 p.m. October 11. The band offers zydeco, New Orleans jazz and country music. Group members include ...


  5. Cajun band BeauSoleil blends it all at the FoundryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Appreciation of Cajun music comes in waves, though it's rarely the players who change, but more the public's openness to a genre which has existed for hundreds of years in one form or another. This week the Foundry employs its sonic upgrades to present the esteemed Cajun group BeauSoleil.


  6. The Suffers to kick off free concert series this summer at Lafayettea s Horse FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | The Advocate

    Advocate file photo by LEE CELANO -- Michael Doucet on fiddle) of Beausoleil leads a jam session as Lisa Trahan plays bass at the Lafayette Farmers Market at the Horse Farm April 19, 2014. Advocate fielphoto by LEE CELANO - Families take part in an Easter egg hunt at the Horse Farm in Lafayette Sat.


  7. Sat 5/9: Gator By the BayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | San Diego Reader

    ... trucked from Louisiana, nonstop dancing, shopping, playing, and eating. Cajun and zydeco performers include BeauSoleil, Michael Doucet, Euphoria Brass Band, Sara Petite, Sleepwalkers, and the G. Burns Jug Band. Saturday features locals Robin Henkel ...


  8. Gator By The BayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | San Diego CityBEAT

    ... Canada, Mexico, Europe, Asia, New Zealand and Australia. The festival will kick off with a concert headlined by BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet on Thursday, May 7. Since forming in 1975, Grammy winners BeauSoleil have claimed their undisputed role as ...


  9. Eddie Owen Presents Beausoleil avec Michael DoucetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 |

    Since forming in 1975, Grammy winners BeauSoleil have claimed their undisputed role as the most esteemed Cajun group in music.


  10. BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet celebrates 40 years with a New Orleans Jazz Fest jamRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 |

    There were lots of hardworking fiddles, lovelorn Cajun lyrics and Louisiana music stars as BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet celebrated 40 years with a strings-laden jam session Sunday evening at New Orleans Jazz Fest . Since its inception in 1975, the Lafayette-based band has played a vital role in the revival of Cajun and South Louisiana culture through music.


  11. Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet turns 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Best of New Orleans

    In its 40-year career, BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet has nabbed several Grammy Award nominations , produced two dozen albums, and remains a standard-bearer for Cajun music as it adapts and transforms with younger artists at the helm. Its 2015 Jazz Fest appearance celebrates its 40-year milestone, a celebration the band has taken on the road for a recent tour far outside its Lafayette home.


  12. The 2015 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Best of New Orleans

    The Who's Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend are the latest rock icons scheduled to grace the stages of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. They're among the first weekend's headliners, along with Jimmy Cliff, Wilco, Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga, Jimmy Buffett, Shirley Caesar, Irma Thomas, Allen Toussaint, Cassandra Wilson, Pitbull, Lagbaja, Angelique Kidjo, John Legend, BeauSoleil and many more.


  13. Tigertaila s FLA-FRA Fest celebrates French-flavored artsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... at Miami Beach's Colony Theatre, a trio that includes Michael Doucet, singer and fiddler of beloved Cajun group BeauSoleil. French guitarist Adrien Moignard, playing April 17 and 18 at the Miami-Dade County Auditorium On.Stage Black Box, is a young ...


  14. Music in New Orleans for Monday, March 16, 2015: Jon Cleary at the Maple LeafRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 |

    ... ss music on St. Claude Avenue on a Monday night? Look no further than the Hi-Ho Lounge. Other options for Monday: BeauSoleil guitarist David Doucet picks at the Columns Hotel and Charmaine Neville sings at Snug Harbor.


  15. Music in New Orleans for Monday, March 2, 2015: Glen David Andrews at d.b.a.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 |

    ... Avenue hosts its regular Monday night bluegrass pickin' party, starting at 8 p.m. Guitarist David Doucet of Beausoleil holds court at the Columns Hotel on St. Charles Avenue, showing his wide range on the acoustic guitar. He gets started around 8 ...


  16. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | 5 Live Music Musts - February 27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Go Local

    Tomorrow night, celebrate the season at the annual Mardi Gras Ball at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet. This year's show includes crowd favorites Beausoleil with Michael Doucet, Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys and Corey Ledet and his Zydeco Band.


  17. 2/26/15: Today's Tips: ThursdayRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Nippertown!

    ... Pirates Canoe , a six-piece Americana and roots music band from Kyoto, Japan. 7pm. Donation encouraged. MUSIC : BeauSoleil with Michael Doucet @ the Iron Horse Music Hall , Northampton. For the past 39 years, the fab fiddler and his band have been ...


  18. Acadiansa arrival in Louisiana 250 years ago commemorated at eventRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2015 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON--Willanna James dances with members of the Renaissance Cadienne, a Cajun Folkloric Troupe, at a 250th anniversary of the arrival of the first boatload of Acadians in New Orleans led by Joseph Beausoleil Broussard held at the U.S. Mint in New Orleans, La. Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015.


  19. Gator by the Bay announces 2015 lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Band walked through the crowd of festival goers. - Sean M. Haffey Grammy Award-winning Louisiana Cajun music band BeauSoleil, led by violinist Michael Doucet, will kick off the 14th annual Gator by the Bay . To be held May 7 to May 10 at Spanish ...


  20. Lomax videos of New Orleans & Cajun country musicians from early 1980sRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | WWOZ

    ... celebrations. Performers include Dennis McGee, Dewey Balfa, Canray Fontenot, Bois Sec Ardoin, Michael Doucet & BeauSoleil, Boozoo Chavis. One of the great qualities of Lomax's recordings is that he never turned off the tape and, as a result, ...