BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet has been making some of the most potent and popular Cajun music on the planet. BeauSoleil is notorious for bringing even the most staid audience to its feet. Their distinctive sound derives from the distilled spirits of New Orleans jazz, blues rock, folk, swamp pop, Zydeco, country and bluegrass. Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet took Louisiana French music from traditional to modern.
This sexet ensemble finds freshness not by infusing vintage styles with contemporary sonics but with vibrant, thoughtful fusions.