Tag Archives: Lost Bayou Ramblers

The Lost Bayou Ramblers Two Step to Tipitina’s on July 12

The Lost Bayou Ramblers will play Tipitina’s on Saturday, July 12, at 9:00 p.m. The Ramblers will take the stage after opening sets by Kid Carsons and Brian Hyken & Wanderlust. Formed in 1999 after fiddle player and singer Louis Michot hitchhiked for three months through Canada, the Lost Bayou Ramblers bring out the best [...]

Louis Michot Balances Bayou Teche Brewing With the Lost Bayou Ramblers

Lost Bayou Ramblers member and Bayou Teche Brewing staffer Louis Michot looks out into the crowd gathered for his side project, Soul Creole, at Lafayette’s Festival International. “Hey, can someone get us some beer?” he calls. “Preferably some Bayoust from Bayou Teche Brewing.” Luckily the owner of the brewery, Karlos Knott, is in the crowd [...]

2014 Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival Two Steps into Armstrong Park

The eighth annual Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival will bring the sounds of Cajun country to Armstrong Park June 14-15 for a free festival that is sure to have you Cajun dancing or wishing you knew how. This year’s festival features a who’s who of two-steppin’ stars, from Buckwheat Zydeco and Rosie Ledet to BeauSoleil avec Michael [...]

New Orleans Concert Picks of the Week: May 22 – May 28, 2014

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of May 22 – May 28, 2014 featuring: Tim Laughlin with Crescent City Joymakers, Paul Sanchez, Lost Bayou Ramblers, Viper Mad Trio, Glen David Andrews, Rebirth Brass Band, the Old 97s,  and more! Full ScheduleLouisiana Music on TourAdd a New Listing   May [...]

New Orleans Concert Picks of the Week: January 09 – 15, 2013

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of January 09 – 15, 2014 featuring: Helen Gillet, the Lost Bayou Ramblers, George Porter Jr. and his Runnin’ Pardners, Linnzi Zaorski, Jon Cleary and the Absolute Monster Gentlemen, the James Singleton Quartet and Dave Matthews and [...]

New Orleans Concert Picks of the Week: November 7 – 13, 2013

Hungry for live music… Look no further! Here’s OffBeat’s look at New Orleans’ top concerts for the week of November 7 – 13, 2013 featuring: Robert Glasper Experiment, Lebowski Fest, the Lost Bayou Ramblers, Jimmy Robinson, Glen David Andrews, Nigel Hall, and the Stooges Brass Band. Full ScheduleLouisiana Music on TourAdd a New Listing November [...]

Concert Photos: Lost Bayou Ramblers, Caddywhompus and Sweet Crude at Tipitina’s

Last Friday night (June 7) Cajun warhorses the Lost Bayou Rambles, unhinged DIY duo Caddywhompus and franglais indie supergoup Sweet Crude hit the stage at Tipitina’s for what turned into a raucous folk, roots and rock rendezvous. OffBeat photographer Caitlyn Ridenour caught the show and captured these cool pics… Check ‘em out!     All [...]

Most of My Favorite Local Records of 2012

Reading the lists and catching some flak made me itch to put my own preferences down. What follows is necessarily incomplete because I can’t even pretend to listen to everything that was released this past year, but it’s a pretty good reflection of what I was actually digging in my own space. Alex McMurray – [...]

Video du Jour: GIVERS Cover Paul Simon

On June 5, a 25th-anniversary edition of Paul Simon’s classic Graceland record will be released in various formats, and in conjunction with the release, a series of videos of artists covering songs from Graceland will be posted online as well. This video, the first of the bunch, was posted by Rolling Stone today, and features [...]

Lost Bayou Ramblers, Mammoth Waltz (Bayou Perdu Records)

Think you know what Cajun music sounds like? Think again. For the past couple of years, the critical response to live appearances by the Lost Bayou Ramblers at local southwest Louisiana clubs and festivals, as well as far-flung bohemian enclaves like New Orleans’ French Quarter; Austin, Texas; and Brooklyn, New York, has mostly been the [...]