What happened to the "Real Cajuns" thread

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What happened to the "Real Cajuns" thread

Post  pinhedz on Sun Sep 04, 2011 5:22 am

I remember what happened, now.

So what was the question? Can one tell which are the real Cajuns and which are the pretend Cajuns?






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Re: What happened to the "Real Cajuns" thread

Post  pinhedz on Mon Sep 12, 2011 1:01 pm

Is Edith the real thing?








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Re: What happened to the "Real Cajuns" thread

Post  felix on Mon Sep 12, 2011 9:48 pm

^ Hmmm scratch

Edith sounds too much like a French school-marm type folkie to me. The pirogues on the bayous have no place in this. Ain't no gumbo and suchlike other Louisian-i-ay stuff there. This is a million miles from Lake Charles, bebe. Innit.

EDIT: but I see she IS a New Brunswick Acadian. So ... strictly speaking ... erm ... yes and no. study

EDIT 2: as for the first post, lovely stuff, including Mr Horton. Cleoma and Joe on this evidence set the pattern for cajun music up to the prsent day.

(Doug's wikiography relates that he didn't learn English 'til he was eight ... his first gig was at a local bar, the Bucket of Blood ... affraid cat cheers

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Re: What happened to the "Real Cajuns" thread

Post  pinhedz on Mon Sep 12, 2011 10:20 pm

My own reaction to Edith has always been that her scholarship is admirable. study

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Re: What happened to the "Real Cajuns" thread

Post  pinhedz on Fri Oct 10, 2014 1:46 pm

Somebody deleted Johnny Horton. Shocked


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Post  Yakima Canutt on Wed Oct 15, 2014 7:40 am


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Re: What happened to the "Real Cajuns" thread

Post  pinhedz on Sat Feb 07, 2015 11:44 am

I all comes together--Doug Kershaw accompanied by Amade Breaux's squeezebox Very Happy


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