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Whats Up Newport mentions Mardi Gras Ball in Six Picks: The Best in Local Music

Mardi Gras Ball Saturday

The 26th annual Cajun and Zydeco Mardi Gras Ball arrives in Cranston Saturday with great food, wide open dancing, and of course, the best music. Bands include favorites Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet, Nathan & the Zydeco Cha Chas, and the Knickerbocker All Stars, who will be playing a special set dedicated to Fats Domino. The event is run by Chuck Wentworth, producer of the annual Rhythm and Roots Festival. Details here.

 

 

Six Picks: The Best in Local Music This Week (February 8-14)

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Whaling city Sound named one of NEWP’s “six picks” for their holiday Music Edition

Jazz on Whaling City Sound

Jazz fans need look no further than New Bedford’s boutique label Whaling City Sound. The label releases high quality CD’s with comprehensive liner notes from noted local and national jazz artists.  Recent releases from Terry Gibbs, Dave Zinno Unisphere, and NYC saxman Eric Wyatt and have garnered critical acclaim. Check the web site for ordering information and further details. Click here to support local jazz!

 

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