CajunUK have the best UK Gig List for Cajun and Zydeco events which is regularly updated at www.cajunuk.co.uk Cajun & Zydeco Dance Classes in the UK
What follows are selected events mainly around London and Hertfordshire as well as some festivals. It is broader than just Cajun and Zydeco and may include Rock’n’Roll, Blues, and Jive.
Thursdays - The 60s Allstars (Rock & Roll) - The Red Lion 275 Hertford Road Enfield, Middlesex, EN3 5PP
Band members between them have worked with The Kinks, George Harrison, PJ Proby, The Swinging Blue Jeans, The Foundations, Brian Knights Blues Band, Marty Wilde. http://www.the60sallstars.co.uk/gigguide.cfm.com
Weds 22 May (7.45pm) CEDRIC WATSON 21 Surrey Quays Rd.
Saturday 1st June - Rock & roll Dance - Record hop with DJ Colin "The Train". All Saints Arts Centre, 122 Oakleigh Road North, Whetstone N20 9EZ 8.00-11.45pm £5 Colin 01707 887578 or Polly 020 8445 7206/ 07791 243848 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fri 7 June (W/S 8.00pm, Band 8.50pm) - THE BEARCAT CAJUN PLAYBOYS File Gumbo Club, Cecil Sharp House, 2 Regent’s Park Road, London NW1 7AY Cajun music with a touch of Texas fiddle swing makes for a great party sound £10.00/£9.00C 020 7720 6580 E-mail: email@example.com www.londoncajun.co.uk
Wednesday 12th June - Kickstart - BIGBOPPA'S Rock'n'Roll CLUB, Botany Bay Cricket Club, East Lodge Lane, Enfield EN2 8AS tel:0208 2927562 http://www.bigboppas.co.uk/
Sat 22 June(7.30pm) - BAL DE MAISON The Cajunbarn, Blackheath Newbridge Working Men’s Club, 22 Charlton Rd, Blackheath, London SE3 7HG One of France’s top Cajun bands £10.00 020 8850 2893 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fri 28 to Sun 30 June - NEW NORTH WALES FESTIVAL Civic Hall, Conwy, North Wales Colin Cottrell Email email@example.com or Text 07808 202113
Sat 6 July (7.00pm) THE ROCKIN’ CAJUN DAWGS The Green Note, 106 Parkway, London, NW1 7AN £6.00 www.cajunrockers.com
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Compiled by Neil Papworth neilpapworth- at -yahoo.co.uk