Music You Don't Know You Like Yet
2005-06-14Stanley Dural, Jr., better known to listening audiences as Buckwheat Zydeco, brings us Jackpot!, his first new studio album in 8 years and the latest on his independent Tomorrow Records label.
Young Stanley Dural grew up in Lafayette, Louisiana absorbing the old-time Creole music played by his father and the boogie-woogie piano stylings of his idol Fats Domino. He began his professional music career as a keyboardist and soon turned to the accordion under his mentor Clifton Chenier.
In 1979, he formed his own combo and began performing as Buckwheat Zydeco. His stint as band-leader has included more than a dozen albums, two Grammy nominations and constant touring, making his band perhaps the most popular Zydeco act in the U.S.
ALL GOOD FUNK ALLIANCE
Jacks of All Trades
SCHOOL OF SEVEN BELLS
Prince of Peace EP
Stories and Nightscapes
WISE IN TIME
The Ballad of Den the Men
The Velveteen Age
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