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  1. Music in New Orleans for Monday, Dec. 15, 2014: Alexis & the Samurai at Chickie Wah WahRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Times-Picayune

    ... they are consistently solid representatives of various elements of local music tradition. The longtime BeauSoleil guitarist generally picks and strums and acoustic guitar for his regular Monday night appearance at the Columns, which doesn't ...

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  2. Cajun legend Jo-El Sonnier's 'Legacy' is up for a GrammyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Examiner.com

    ... Doug Belote and Brian Brignac, steel guitarists Laine Thibodeaux and Joe Rogers, and fiddlers Beau Thomas and BeauSoleil's Michael Doucet. "This Grammy nomination means so much to me because it could very possibly be the last true traditional Cajun ...

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  3. Michael DoucetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Cajun music and culture is the subject of today's part of our Sense of Place visit to Lafayette, Louisiana. To talk about the distinctions between Creole and Cajun culture we went to talk with the most visible proponent of Cajun music out of Lafayette, Michael Doucet, the fiddler and founding member of the great band Beausoleil.

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  4. 'Heathens From The Bayous': Cajun And Creole Culture In LafayetteRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    On today's installment of World Cafe 's Sense Of Place visit to Lafayette, La., we speak with Michael Doucet, who plays Cajun, Creole, zydeco and other traditional music as a founding member and fiddler of Lafayette band BeauSoleil. Doucet guides us through the complex histories of Cajun and Creole music in Southwest Louisiana.

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  5. BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet to bring Cajun tunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The West Milford Messenger

    Grammy winning Cajun revivalists, BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet will perform at the Newton Theatre on Saturday, Jan. 10 at 8 p.m. For the past 37 years, BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet has been making some of the most potent and popular Cajun music on the planet. Their distinctive sound derives from the distilled spirits of New Orleans jazz, blues, rock, folk, swamp pop, Zydeco, country and bluegrass.

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  6. BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet to bring Cajun tunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Advertiser News (South)

    Grammy winning Cajun revivalists, BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet will perform at the Newton Theatre on Saturday, Jan. 10 at 8 p.m. For the past 37 years, BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet has been making some of the most potent and popular Cajun music on the planet. Their distinctive sound derives from the distilled spirits of New Orleans jazz, blues, rock, folk, swamp pop, Zydeco, country and bluegrass.

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  7. BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet to bring Cajun tunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Advertiser News (North)

    WHO: BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet WHAT: Grammy winning Cajun revivalist. WHEN: 8 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 10. WHERE: The historic Newton Theatre, 234 Spring Street, Newton.

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  8. Cajun masters to warm winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Herald Gazette

    Tickets are on now for BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet, in concert at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., Friday, Feb. 13, at 7:30 p.m. The Cajun revivalists perform an award-winning blend of New Orleans jazz, blues rock, folk, swamp pop, Zydeco, country and bluegrass. Since forming in 1975, BeauSoleil has claimed an undisputed role in Cajun music.

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  9. Alison Brown Awarded 2014 USA Artists Berresford FellowshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Cybergrass

    ... Downs, Wu Man, Joanie Madden (Cherish the Ladies), and Compass Records label mates Claire Lynch, Michael Doucet (BeauSoleil) and Rob Ickes. Commenting on the award, Brown said: "I'm deeply honored to have my music be recognized by United States ...

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  10. BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet at Festival Acadiens et CreolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Daily Advertiser

    BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet, and some special guests, have the crowd kicking up dust at Festivals Acadiens et Creoles.

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  11. Festival draws mixed crowd on last dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | The Daily Advertiser

    ... Acadiens et CrA1 2oles continues Saturday, October 11, 2014, at Girard Park in Lafayette, La. Michael Doucet with Beausoleil and Joel Sonnier as Festivals Acadiens et CrA1 2oles continues Saturday, October 11, 2014, at Girard Park in Lafayette, La. ...

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  12. Saturday at Festivals Acadiens et CreolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Daily Advertiser

    ... Acadiens et CrA1 2oles continues Saturday, October 11, 2014, at Girard Park in Lafayette, La. Michael Doucet with Beausoleil and Joel Sonnier as Festivals Acadiens et CrA1 2oles continues Saturday, October 11, 2014, at Girard Park in Lafayette, La. ...

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  13. Voices of the Wetlands Festival closes out with an all-star jam today in HoumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | NOLA.com

    The festival, inspired by the work of blues-guitar master Tab Benoit , is proud of its mission: "a balance between cultural celebration and real-world environmental awareness for a disappearing ecosystem, coastal Louisiana." And that cultural celebration aspect, which starts at noon Sunday , is loaded with Louisiana talent, starting with Frank Ball & Friends featuring Jon Smith and continuing with Grammy winner Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet before closing out with Benoit leading the The Voice of the Wetlands Allstars featuring Cyril Neville, Waylon Thibodeaux, Johnny Sansone, George Porter Jr, Johnny Vidacovich, Big Chief Monk Boudreaux.

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  14. Live music in New Orleans for Monday, Sept. 29, 2014: Foxygen's indie-rockRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... Luke Winslow-King is on early at d.b.a., the local indie-pop duo Alexis & the Samurai is at Chickie Wah Wah, and Beausoleil guitarist David Doucet is at the Columns Hotel.

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  15. Live music in New Orleans for Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014: Big Freedia at DJ Ro's birthday bashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... show. Fiddler Michae and guitarist David Doucet have long shared stages as members of globetrotting Cajun band Beausoleil. At Chickie Wah Wah on Thursday, they'll collaborate in a more intimate setting: As an acoustic duo. The show will likely ...

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  16. Just Announced: 13 New Artists Added to The Barns at Wolf Trap's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... International Guitar Night and An Evening of Comedy return for multi-night engagements, as do New Orleans' BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet and Buckwheat Zydeco. Also newly announced are: roots rock band The Iguanas; singer-songwriter Karla Bonoff; A ...

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  17. Galactic featuring Maggie Koerner, "Dolla Diva"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | WWOZ

    ... version of New Orleans music history in this hour-long presentation at the Chicago Humanities Festival. BeauSoleil founder Michael Doucet, Aly Bain, and Ricky Skaggs do "Jolie Blonde", arguably the most famous Cajun song of all time . The video ...

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  18. World Journey 09/20/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | WWOZ

    New Orleans-born clarinetist, saxophonist, and educator Victor Goines presents a "clarinet-centric" version of New Orleans music history in this hour-long presentation at the Chicago Humanities Festival. BeauSoleil founder Michael Doucet, Aly Bain, and Ricky Skaggs do "Jolie Blonde", arguably the most famous Cajun song of all time .

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  19. Rhythm Room Playlist 9/19/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | WWOZ

    BeauSoleil founder Michael Doucet, Aly Bain, and Ricky Skaggs do "Jolie Blonde", arguably the most famous Cajun song of all time . The video dates from 1998 and second of the Transatlantic Sessions, a British production of collaborative live performances by folk and country musicians from both sides of the Atlantic.

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  20. qq | WWOZ New Orleans 90.7 FMRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | WWOZ

    BeauSoleil founder Michael Doucet, Aly Bain, and Ricky Skaggs do "Jolie Blonde", arguably the most famous Cajun song of all time . The video dates from 1998 and second of the Transatlantic Sessions, a British production of collaborative live performances by folk and country musicians from both sides of the Atlantic.

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