The 44s to Play at Cajun & Blues Music Festival

The 44s to Play at Cajun & Blues Music Festival

The 44s will be playing at the Cajun & Blues Music Festival–don’t miss out on the chance to experience their great music! The 44s are a band based in Los Angeles who play Blues-roots-rock music. The raw and tough sounds generated by these four expert musicians demand to be heard by all Blues music fans worldwide.

Top Jazz Bars in LA County

Top Jazz Bars in LA County

Jazz is best enjoyed live as each member of the band is orchestrating and creating on the spot, with experience and intuition to guide them.  Jazz can teach us a lot about the art of music and discipline. Discipline is the one thing that all successful people have in common, and music is a great

Big Chief Monk Boudreaux & The Golden Eagles

Big Chief Monk Boudreaux & The Golden Eagles

Big Chief Monk Boudreaux is set to play at the Cajun & Blues Music Festival this May– make sure you don’t miss this great act. Joseph Pierre “Big Chief Monk” Boudreaux is the leader of the Golden Eagles and they love to rock. They are a Mardi Gras Indian tribe of New Orleans and love

Mitch Ryder Will Play at Cajun & Blues Music Festival

Mitch Rider Will Play at Cajun & Blues Music Festival

Mitch Ryder will play at the Cajun & Blues Music Festival–be sure not to miss this artist perform his greatest songs! Mitch Ryder is an American musician who has recorded more than two dozen albums over his four-decade career. Ryder was influenced by his father who was also a musician. As a teenager, Ryder was

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy Will Play at the Cajun Blues Festival

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy Will Play at the Cajun Blues Festival

The Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival is proud to host Big Bad Voodoo Daddy to play their music at this great festival that celebrates blues and Cajun music.  After 24 years, 10 records, well over 2,700 live shows under their belt, and a multitude of appearances on film and television, Big Bad Voodoo

The Yardbirds to Perform at Cajun & Blues Music Festival

The Yardbirds to Perform at Cajun & Blues Music Festival

The Yardbirds will perform at the Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival this year–make sure you get your tickets before it’s too late! The Yardbirds are an electrifying and eclectic band that were way ahead of their time when rock-n-roll was the most popular music among people. They melded heavy rock, wild riffs and jams,

How Do Trumpets Work?

How Do Trumpets Work?

The beautiful sounds of your favorite jazz songs almost definitely have a trumpet as they take the melody and deliver sweet tunes, but how do those brass instruments work? We’ve all heard the high-pitch tone of a trumpet, whether it is being played by a fifth grader who has just picked up their first-ever trumpet,

Dancing to Jazz: How Do You Do It?

Dancing to Jazz: How Do You Do It?

Crowds all over jazz festivals seem to have inherent dance steps for jazz. They twirl in the middle of big canvas tents and couple-dancing on a plywood riser to the beautiful melodies of jazz.  Back in the early twentieth century, dancing to jazz would not have raised an eyebrow because it was the music. In 2017, however,

What Do Improvisation and Jazz Have to Do With One Another?

What Do Improvisation and Jazz Have to Do With One Another?

You may not think that something as melodic and harmonious as music has room for improvisation because everything sounds so well-put together, but the truth may surprise you. You sit at a small venue. Small stage, even smaller chairs. The lights dim and the spotlights illuminate the handful of players–each with their own instrument in

Robby Krieger Band Celebrates 50 Years of The Doors Music

Robby Krieger Band Celebrates 50 Years of The Doors Music

The Doors are considered one of the greatest American rock-n-roll bands of all time, and their guitarist, Robby Krieger, celebrates 50 years of their great music.  Robert Alan Krieger, born January 8, 1946, in Los Angeles, California is a professional musical performer and is the guitarist from the Doors.  He is now celebrating 50 years of