Musicians

Marlow Rosado a master of Musical Genres

Marlow Rosado receiving Grammy AwardThere are very few people who can have an impact on millions around the globe without being seen and recognized in the process. Think for a moment about the myriad of fa...

Louis Michot a true Creole Musician

Lost Bayou Ramblers. From left to right are Andre Michot (Cajun accordion), Louis Michot (fiddle and vocals),Cavan Carruth (guitar, vocals) and Pauly Deathwish (drums, vocals).Singer, songwriter and master...

The Genesis of Zydeco and Black Creole Music

Although the black music of New Orleans has received much attention, the deep African retentions of Zydeco remain unexplored and lost on a timeline that glosses over the history of its people.Boozoo Chavis...

Taj Weekes: A Portrait, by Ted Boothroyd

A portrait of Taj Weekes could begin in any of a hundred ways. Musician, songwriter, poet, humanitarian, Rastaman, businessman, parent– all are important roles for him, all are related, and all are instructive ...