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

11/20 – Elage Diof
11/22 – Bruce Cockburn
11/30 – Remo Drive
12/02 – The Lowest Pair
12/09 – Mark Olson
12/10 – Iris Dement
12/15 – Dosh & Friends
12/23 – Jon McLaughlin
12/30 – Lizz Winstead
01/10 – Christine Lavin
01/11 – La Dame Blanche
01/20 – Malamanya
01/24 – Rory Scovel
01/25 – The Wailers
02/05 – Kimbra
02/14 – Jorma Kaukonen
03/06 – Kyle Kinane
03/10 – Andrea Gibson
03/15 – We Banjo 3
03/25 – Altan
03/27 – Nils Frahm
04/16 – The Residents
04/23 – Frigg