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BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet

BeauSoleil

BeauSoleil Bio


Since forming in 1975, Grammy winners BeauSoleil have claimed their undisputed role as the most esteemed Cajun group in music. BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet take the rich Cajun traditions of Louisiana and artfully blend elements of zydeco, New Orleans jazz, Tex-Mex, country, blues and more into a satisfying musical recipe. From The Grand Ole Opry to Newport Folk, from concert hall to dance floor, the music of BeauSoleil continues to captivate audiences the world over.

BeauSoleil will be performing under the starry skies of
San Diego's Gator By The Bay Festival
in the Big Tent on the Festival Stage at 8:20 PM
Thursday, May 7th

Opening for BeauSoleil /
G Burns Jug Band - 6:00

G Burns Jug Band
 
G Burns Jug Band Bio

Sara Petite - 7:00

Sara Petite
Americana
Three time San Diego
Music Award Winner


Sara Petite Bio
Friday, Saturday and Sunday Talent
(More performers added weekly!)
Brian Jack Brian Jack & The Zydecos Gamblers
Fri, Sat. and Sunday
Sat. Night Dance

Brian Jack Bio
California Honeydrops
California Honeydrops
Sunday
California Honeydrops Bio
Pine Leaf Boys
Pine Leaf Boys
Saturday & Sunday
Sat. Night Dance

Pine Leaf Boys Bio
Terry & Zydeco Bad Boys
Terry & The
Zydeco Bad Boys

Saturday & Sunday
Sat. Night Dance
Terry & The Zydeco Bad Boys

Big Jon Atkinson Friday All Star Blues Show
Friday Night Blues Supper Club will sizzle as local harmonica virtuoso Big Jon Atkinson gets together with some of his friends— and by friends we mean Fabulous Thunderbirds co-founder and harmonica and vocal frontman Kim Wilson, guitarist , singer and songwriter Kid Ramos, another Fabulous Thunderbirds alumni whose bio also includes work with James Harman, Room Full of Blues, The Mannish Boys and Fabuloco, and Kid Andersen, a much-lauded Blues Music Award winning guitarist. Friday 8:30 PM
Jon Atkinson
Big Jon Atkinson
Friday
Big Jon Atkinson Bio
Kim Wilson
Kim Wilson
Friday
Kim Wilson Bio
Kid Ramos
Kid Ramos
Friday
Kid Ramos Bio
Kid Anderson Kid Andersen
Friday
Kid Andeson Bio
Saturday Chicago Blues Royalty
Appearing as the Chicago Blues Royalty Review with Johnny V will be
Corky Siegel, Sam Lay, Barry Goldberg and Marcy Levy, all legendary pioneers of the Chicago Blues scene who are known for some pretty exciting genre-splicing. Blues with a touch of rock, blues and classical, and even blues with electric folk—all are in these performers’ far-reaching repertoires. Saturday 4:20 PM
Johnny Vernazza Johnny "V" Vernazza
Saturday
Johnny Vernazza Bio
Corky Siegel
Corky Siegel
Saturday
Corky Siegel
Sam Lay
Sam Lay
Saturday
Sam Lay Bio
Barry Goldberg
Barry Goldberg
Saturday
Barry Goldberg Bio
Marcy Levy
Marcy Levy
Saturday
Marcy Levy Bio
James Harman James Harman
Saturday
James Harman Bio
Chris James & Patrick Rynn Chris James
& Patrick Rynn

Saturday
Chris and Patrick Bio
Nathan James Nathan James
Friday & Saturday
Nathan James Bio
Carl 'Sonny' Leyland Carl Sonny Leyland
Friday & Saturday
Carl Sonny Leyland Bio
Wayne Baker Brooks Wayne Baker Brooks
Sunday
Wayne Baker Brooks Bio
Aki Kumar
Aki Kumar
Saturday
Aki Kumar Bio
Kara Grainger
Kara Grainger
w/ Backwater Blues Band

Sunday
Kara Grainger Bio
Missy Anderson Missy Andersen
Gospel According to Missy Andersen
Sunday
Missy Andersen Bio
Gal Holiday
Gal Holiday & the
Honky Tonk Revue

Saturday and Sunday
Gal Holiday Bio
Fuzzy RankinsFuzzy Rankins
Saturday
Fuzzy Rankins Bio
Chet Cannon
Chet Cannon
Sunday
Chet Cannon Bio

Len RaineyLen Rainey
Sunday
Len Rainey Bio
Bill Magee
Bill Magee
Blues Band

Serious Chicago Blues
Saturday
Bill Magee Bio
Bayou Brothers Zydeco Band
Bayou Brothers
& the Zydekettes

West Coast Zydeco
Winner of the
San Diego Blues Awards

Friday
Bayou Brothers Bio
Theo Bellow
Theo &
Zydeco Patrol

A Fiery Mix
of Cajun & Zydeco

Saturday & Sunday
Zydeco Patrol Bio
Sue Palmer
Sue Palmer
Queen of
Boogie Woogie

Saturday
Sue Palmer Bio
Guy Gonzalez Guy Gonzalez
Gypsy Jazz

Django Reinhardt music
Saturday
Guy Gonzalez Bio
Crown Point Academy
Zydekettes
"Singing with
Bayou Bros"

Friday
Bayou Brothers Bio
Mercedes Moore
Mercedes Moore
"This Blues Diva Is
One Hot Singer!"
Saturday
Mercedes Moore Bio
Euphoria Brass BandEuphoria Brass Band
New Orleans Horns
Galore!

Sunday
Euphoria Brass Band Bio
Latin & World Music
Manny Cepeda
Manny Cepeda Orchestra
Saturday
Manny Cepeda Bio
Los Pinguos
Los Pinguos
Sunday
Los Pinguos Bio
Agua DulceAgua Dulce
Saturday
Aqua Dulce Bio
Todo MundoTodo Mundo
Sunday
Todo Mundo Bio
Quel BordelQuel Bordel
Sunday
Quel Bordel Bio
Kimba LightKimba Light
Saturday
Kimba Light Bio
Quinteto CaballeroQuinteto Caballero
Sunday
Quinteto Caballero Bio
Goma Goma
Peruvian Cumbia Rock
Saturday
Goma Bio
Leilani Kilgore
Leilani Kilgore
Singing the Blues
Saturday
Leilani Kilgore Bio
Liz Grace - Three Chord Justice
Three Chord Justice
Songs from a Real
Country Girl

Sunday
Three Chord Justice Bio
Billy Lee Swamp Critters
Billy Lee & the
Swamp Critters

Gulf Coast Zydeco Boogie
Saturday
Swamp Critters Bio
San Diego Cajun Playboys
San Diego Cajun Playboys
French Cajun
Saturday
San Diego Cajun Playboys Bio
BWBB
Backwater Blues Band
featuring Kara Grainger
Saturday
Backwater Blues Bio
Sharifah Sharifah & the
Good Thing
Blues
Sunday

Sharifah & the Good Thing Bio
Tiffany Jane
Tiffany Jane
and the Kicks
Blues
Friday
Tiffany Jane Bio
John Fraser
John Frazer
Blues Harmonica Extraordinaire
Saturday
John Frazer Bio
Billy, Whiotney, Robin
Robin Henkel, Whitney Shay& Billy Watson
Americana to the Bone
2014 "Best Blues" Award

Saturday

Robin Henkel Bio
Joe Fontenot
Joe Fontenot Créole Cajun Band
(Trad) Old Time Creole
Sunday

Joe Sands Fontenot Band Bio
ChickenBoneSlim
Chicken Bone Slim
with Tom Cat Courtney

Sunday
Chicken Bone Slim Bio
Tom Cat Courtney
Tomcat Courtney
with Chicken Bone Slim

Sunday
Tomcat Courtney Bio
David Sousa
David Sousa & The Zydeco Mudbugs
Sunday
David Sousa Bio
BlueFrog Blues Band
BlueFrog Blues Band
with Michele Lundeen
Saturday

BlueFrog Blues Band Bio
Michele LundeenMichele Lundeen
Friday & Saturday
with Bayou Brothers & BlueFrog
Michele Lundeen Bio
rhythm and the methodRhythm and
The Method

Friday
Rhythm and The Method Bio
Blue Largo
Blue Largo
with Taryn Donath
Saturday
Blue Largo Bio
Santana Brothers
Santana Brothers
Sunday
Santana Brothers Bio
Ben PowellBen Powell
Saturday
Ben Powell Bio
Celia LawleySandra StramCelia Lawley
with Sandra Stram

Saturday
Fiddle Cats Bio
Velvet Cafe
Velvet Cafe
Friday
Velvet Cafe Bio
Nena Anderson
Nena Anderson
Saturday
Nena Anderson Bio
Jerry DeMink
Jerry "Hot Rod" DeMink
Saturday
Jerry "Hot Rod" DeMink Bio
Bubba McCoy
Bubba McCoy
Sunday
Bubba McCoy Bio
Jason Weiss
Jason Wiess
Bluegrass
Saturday & Sunday
Jason Weiss Bio
Sleepwalkers
Sleepwalkers
Americana, Roots Rock
& Latin
Friday
The Sleepwalkers Bio
Chase Walker
Chase Walker Blues
Blues
Saturday
Chase Walker Blues Band Bio
Stoney B Blues Band
Stoney B Blues Band
Saturday
Stoney B Blues Band Bio
Away Team
Away Team
Soul, Indie
Friday
The Away Team Bio
Offshoot of Village Squares
The Moves
The Moves
  Jamgrass Gypsy Folk
Friday
The Moves Bio
Stephen Sloan
Stephen Sloan
Magician
Saturday & Sunday
Stephen Sloan Bio
J7
J 7
  Circus & Kids Entertainment
Saturday & Sunday
J7 Bio

Flipside BurnersFlipside Burners
with Whitney Shay

Friday
The Flipside Burners Bio

Rip Carson
Rip Carson
Rockabilly Boogie
Friday
Rip Carson Bio
tommy Price
The Stilettos
50's Rockabilly
Saturday & Sunday
The Stilettos Bio
Todd WaitsTodd WaitsPigpen
Country, early R&B with New Orleans spice.
Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Todd Waits Pigpen Bio

Crown Point Academy
Crown Point Academy
"Music opens minds."
Saturday 11:00 AM

Crown Point Academy Bio
Casey Hensley
Casey Hensley
Blues, Soul & Rock
Saturday
Casey Hensley Bio
Skid Roper
Skid Roper
Saturday

Skid Roper Bio
Eventbrite - Gator By The Bay Festival San Diego

City San Diego Arts & Culture Financial support for Gator By The Bay is provided in part by the City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture and the County of San Diego.

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