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  1. Rhythm Room Playlist 06/17/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | WWOZ

    '5 things to know' is a weekly feature highlighting different parts of the WWOZ world that you may have missed this week, including unique WWOZ programming and video, plus New Orleans events, artists, places, features, and more. For the week ending June 17, 2016: As a proud Cultural Ambassador of the Eagle Saloon, I'm excited to invite everyone to this amazing pop-up show and benefit this Friday, June 17 ! This new video from the Heart Attacks pays respect to the late Travis "Trumpet Black" Hill and his life, music, and work in Treme.

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  2. Sunpie and the Louisiana Sunspots perform 'Sange Brulee'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | WGNO-TV New Orleans

    The Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival is Saturday and Sunday in Louisiana Armstrong Park, 701 N. Rampart Street, New Orleans. The festival will have music, food, art and craft vendors, and activities for kids.

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  3. 5 things to know for 6/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | WWOZ

    '5 things to know' is a weekly feature highlighting different parts of the WWOZ world that you may have missed this week, including unique WWOZ programming and video, plus New Orleans events, artists, places, features, and more. For the week ending June 17, 2016: 1) The 10th annual Cajun-Zydeco Festival is happening Saturday and Sunday, free at Armstrong Park.

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  4. FRIDAY: Pop-Up Show to Benefit the Eagle SaloonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | WWOZ

    As a proud Cultural Ambassador of the Eagle Saloon, I'm excited to invite everyone to this amazing pop-up show and benefit this Friday, June 17 ! The Eagle Saloon team is working diligently to restore 401 S. Rampart St. for the New Orleans community as a performance hall, a museum, and a center for youth outreach and music education. Over the past two months, they've raised the necessary funds for the stabilization of the building's foundation: "Milestone One."

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  5. Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Best of New Orleans

    Tributes to zydeco legend Wilson "Boozoo" Chavis by his grandsons and their bands, RJ Chavis and Creole Sounds and Justin Chavis and the Dog Hill Stompers, lead off the 10th annual Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco festival in Louis Armstrong Park June 18-19. The festival lineup includes several of Acadiana's most popular bands, such as Cajun fiddler Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys, accordionist Nathan Williams and his Zydeco Cha-Chas, Roddie Romero and the Hub City All-Stars and Chris Ardoin & NuStep Zydeko, who perform a tribute to Beau Jocque.

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  6. 10th annual Cajun-Zydeco Fest 6/18-6/19Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | WWOZ

    "This festival contains the greatest collection of Cajun and zydeco artists for any festival in the city and perhaps the state." -- Charles Laborde, host of "Lache Pas" Cajun & Zydeco show heard on WWOZ every Sunday 12-2p This weekend brings the 10th annual Louisiana Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival to Armstrong Park.

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  7. Four day Cajun/Zydeco fest kicks off in PrestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Members of the Pine Leaf Boys, from left, Drew Simon, Courtney Granger, Wilson Savoy, Thomas David and John Bertrand. Looking ahead on The Day's unerring Accu-Cast Weather prognostications - compiled by a squadron of meteorologically-trained pelicans we keep in the newspaper basement - we see that the high temp/humidity factors for the weekend are pretty stinkin' nice.

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  8. 10 New Orleans festivals to try in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    ... Roddie Romero and the Hub City All-Stars, Dwayne Dopsie and the Zydeco Hellraisers, and Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys, among others. Details: This festival features workshops, classes and showcases of circus and sideshow acts like burlesque, ...

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  9. Name of citya s newest park to be revealed Saturday at Party in the ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... p.m. Musical acts performing at the event include Sweet Cecilia, Brass Mimosa, Lane Mack, Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys, Zydeco Radio, and Terry and the Zydeco Bad Boys. The event will be open to all ages and will run from 11:30 a.m. until 8 ...

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  10. And the name of the Horse Farm is aRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    It will be a year come July when it was first announced the new name of the Horse Farm would possibly be announced last fall. However, the suspense ends sometime around 12:30 p.m., May 14 at the Party in the Park's fundraising festival at the 100-acre green and shaded entity on Johnston Street.

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  11. Mamou hotela s new owners see potential in historic building thata s drawing tourists, ghost huntersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... Pyrate Week," shuttled visitors to Chico State Park to witness Grammy Award-winning Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys at "Le Grand Hoorah" and invited Martha Madden, former Secretary of the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, to speak ...

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  12. UL plans house concert at Avery IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Local musicians David Greely (founding fiddler of Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys, currently performing solo and in GreelySavoyDuo and GumboJet) and Blake Miller (founding member of Pine Leaf Boys, current member of the Revelers and Lafayette ...

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  13. Jazz Fest 2016: Friday, April 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Best of New Orleans

    The Belizean artist creates bright, beat-driven tracks meant to make a crowd move. Shine is a recent, repeat-winner of Belize's National Song Competition.

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  14. Road trip: Attending Savannah Music Festival on opening weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Post and Courier

    ... and Zydeco Dance Party featuring Jeffrey Broussard and the Creole Cowboys, followed by Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys. This was, fundamentally, dance music, and most of the patrons at the event were soon on their feet. Broussard and his mates ...

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  15. 2016 Waterfront Blues Festival announces initial lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    ... groups on the bill include the California Honeydrops, Indigenous, the Record Company, Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys, Leo "Bud" Welch, Polyrhythmics, Los Straightjackets, Grace Love & the True Loves, rising Portland gospel singer Liz Vice and ...

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  16. LIVE: Mardi Gras Festival @ Proctors, 2/5/16Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2016 | Nippertown!

    If you think that Mardi Gras is strictly a New Orleans thing, well, think again. The Fat Tuesday bash is an annual last-gasp celebration on the day before Ash Wednesday, which is the start of Lent.

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  17. 2/5/16: Today's Top Tips: FridayRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2016 | Nippertown!

    MUSIC : Mark & Maggie O'Connor @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall , Troy. Mark O'Connor is no stranger to Greater Nippertown, having played jazz, folk, bluegrass and classical music at various venues around town.

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  18. Mardi Gras blast headed to ProctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | The Gazette

    By Jeff Wilkin Gazette Reporter Steve Riley, accordion expert and leader of Cajun music outfit Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys, will bring his band to Proctors' GE Theatre on Friday as part of the theater's annual Mardi Gras Festival.

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  19. New music spotlight: T'MondeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | WWOZ

    ... the stage with some of Louisiana's top bands including the Pine Leaf Boys, Feufollet, and Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys. Although consisting of only three members, T'Monde brings their own wealth of musical knowledge to make a big sound. With ...

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  20. 2/2/16: Today's Top Tips: TuesdayRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2016 | Nippertown!

    FILM : "Groundhog Day" @ Proctors' GE Theatre , Schenectady. The classic comedy stars Bill Murray .

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