C.J. Chenier and the Red Hot Louisiana Band – Tickets – World Cafe Live Philadelphia – Philadelphia, PA – July 7th, 2017

C.J. Chenier and the Red Hot Louisiana Band

World Cafe Live, Allons Danser and WXPN present

C.J. Chenier and the Red Hot Louisiana Band

Dibbs and the Detonators

Fri · July 7, 2017

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

World Cafe Live Philadelphia

$20 + Fees

C.J. Chenier and the Red Hot Louisiana Band
C.J. Chenier and the Red Hot Louisiana Band
C.J. Chenier, a Creole born and raised in an indigenous American culture with its distinct language, cuisine and music, delivers a soulful vocal and accordion! Chenier, a GRAMMY® nominated world renowned musician and recording artist, has performed alongside many internationally recognized artists including his GRAMMY® awarded father, Clifton Chenier “The King of Zydeco”, Paul Simon, Joe Sample and Ray Parker, Jr., The Gin Blossoms, and John Mayall. He has appeared on the Jon Stewart Show, CNN and was featured on VH1 and Entertainment Weekly.

C.J. has exhibited his musicianship at many large festival venues such as the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, Chicago Blues Festival and Austin’s SxSW Music Conference. In addition to a GRAMMY® award nomination in the Best Regional Roots Music Album category, C.J. has received many major awards inclusive of the Living Blues Critics’ Poll Award, Indie Award (from AFIM) for Best Zydeco Album, Coups de Coeur (Blows of Heart) Blues Category Award from l'Académie Charles Cros (France) and Best of the Beat Best Zydeco Album (Offbeat Magazine).
Zydeco Dance Lesson!
There will be a Zydeco dance lesson from 7pm to 8pm so be sure to come early!
Dibbs and the Detonators
Dibbs Preston, a founding member and lead guitarist for Levi and the Rockats then lead singer with the Rockats has performed on U.S. and international tours including the far east and Europe. He also has appeared on such well known prime time nationwide T.V. shows such as the Midnight Special, American Bandstand and the Merv Griffin show to name a few. He is now with his band Dibbs Preston and the Detonators. They've played all over the country opening for The Brian Setzer Orchestra in '07 and '09 as well as sold out club dates proving themselves to be a great live act. With a choice blend of rockabilly, classic country and out and out rock, Dibbs and the Dets' explosive style keeps the fans drinkin'N'dancin.
Venue Information:
World Cafe Live Philadelphia
3025 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
http://philly.worldcafelive.com/