This is only a few of the great Cajun and Zydeco Bands. There are many more all as important and as serious about their music as the ones recongnized.
All of the groups and artists that perform Cajun and Zydeco are important to the heritage of the Louisiana music sound.
Visit these artists' web sites and see their schedules and purchase their CD's to show your appreciation for their great music and contributions to keeping Louisiana a great place for music.
Swamp Pop, Cajun and Zydeco Bands
Hiram Sampy (1926-2002)
Joe Simon and the Louisiana Cajuns
Maurice Barzas and the Original Mamou Playboys:
Eddie Lejeune (1951-2001)
Shelton Manuel (1922-2005)
Zydeco Joe (1943-2007)