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Louisiana Cajun French Music, Vol. 1: Southwest Prairies, 1964-1967 ()

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  1. Danse de Mardi Gras
  2. Lacassine Special
  3. La Valse du Bambocheur
  4. Hackberry Hop
  5. Valse des Platains
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  1. Danse de Mardi Gras
  2. Lacassine Special
  3. La Valse du Bambocheur
  4. Hackberry Hop
  5. Valse des Platains
  6. Lake Arthur Stomp
  7. Parlez-Nous ┴ Boire
  8. La Valse des Bombaches
  9. Les Flammes d'Enfer
  10. J'Ai Fini Mes Miseres
  11. Hack a 'Tit Moreau
  12. Si J'Aurais des Ailes
  13. La Ville de Monteau
  14. Ou T'Etais Mercredi Passe
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This first of two 1989 Rounder anthologies spotlighting traditional Cajun music from the mid-'60s began with a great group, The Balfa Freres. This was among the finest and most intense of the founding Cajun bands, characterized by wonderful harmonizing, intense leads and great fiddle backing. Others on this anthology were Austin Pitre & The Evangeline Playboys, a hard-driving, upbeat unit, and the venerable Edius Nacquin, in his 70s when he cut the anthology's final four tracks and still an energetic, distinctive singer. ...

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Louisiana Cajun French Music, Vol. 1: Southwest Prairies, 1964-1967 1994, Rounder

UPC: 011661600126

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