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

09/22 – Vasen
09/24 – Annie Humphrey
09/28 – Black Uhuru
09/29 – Kardemimmit
10/04 – Emily Sailiers
10/05 – Perla Batalla
10/07 – Songhoy Blues
10/10 – Tash Sultana
10/11 – Paul Kelly
10/13 – Aar Maanta
10/14 – Cheryl Wheeler
10/15 – Joan Soriano
10/18 – Bad Suns
10/20 – Deer Tick
10/22 – Matt Wertz
10/26 – Making Movies
10/27 – Charlie Parr
10/30 – Troker
10/31 – David Archuleta
11/01 – Luna
11/07 – Nano Stern
11/08 – Lo'Jo
11/09 – J. Views
11/11 – Mashrou' Leila
11/15 – Sharon Shannon
11/16 – Sandra Bernhard
11/17 – Dayme Arocena
11/18 – John Gorka
11/19 – Jim Lauderdale
11/20 – Elage Diof
11/22 – Bruce Cockburn
12/09 – Mark Olson
12/10 – Iris Dement
01/11 – La Dame Blanche
03/06 – Kyle Kinane
03/15 – We Banjo 3
03/25 – Altan