Cedric Watson & Bijou Creole

Beautifully representing the new generation of Louisiana Creole musicians, though he grew up in a small town in Texas, Cedric Watson is a formidable triple threat. He plays creative zydeco on accordion, then veers much closer to Cajun music when he switches to his trusty violin. And Watson sings soulfully, with panache and deep feeling. This eloquent young man has a terrific, subtle band called Bijou Creole. And he writes great, fresh material that's deeply rooted in tradition, yet often surprises the careful listener. Watson is a big reason why Lafayette, La., is such a music hotspot these days. Tom Surowicz

Price: $15 - $18

Where

Cedar Cultural Center

416 Cedar Av. S.Minneapolis, MN

When

Date: Ended 03/9/14

Upcoming events

07/06 – Ben Lee
07/08 – Jen Kirkman
07/09 – Lenka
07/13 – King Sunny Ade
07/16 – Colin Stetson
07/18 – Larry & Teresa
07/23 – Veruca Salt
08/04 – Bombino
08/07 – Sean Hayes
08/13 – Kasey Chambers
08/15 – Minnesota Next
08/25 – Tinariwen
09/15 – The High Kings
09/17 – Sarah Morris
09/21 – Maarja Nuut
09/23 – Otava Yo
09/27 – John Hodgman
09/29 – Kardemimmit
10/17 – Luna
10/22 – John Grant
10/23 – Farah Siraj
11/06 – Martin Sexton
11/12 – David Bromberg
11/17 – Baladino
11/18 – Iris Dement
11/21 – John Gorka