Swamp Pop Legends Tour, Jimmy Hall, C.J. Chenier, Roddie Romero & The Rockin' Cajuns

Western Reserve Folk Arts Association presents

Swamp Pop Legends Tour

Jimmy Hall

C.J. Chenier

Roddie Romero & The Rockin' Cajuns

Sat, March 30, 2019

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm


Swamp Pop Legends Tour
MAPP The Music App is proud to present the Swamp Pop Legends Tour. This show will feature stars of Cajun, Zydeco, Swamp Pop and Southern Soul genres. Featured on this date are Jimmy Hall, C.J. Chenier, and Roddie Romero.
- Jimmy Hall is best known as the front man and main songwriter for Wet Willie, creating the smash hit "Keep On Smilin'." He has toured extensively in the past couple years with Jeff Beck and Hank Williams Jr. among others, and is highly sought after for his prowess on vocals, harmonica and sax.
- C.J. Chenier comes from a long line of Cajun & Zydeco performers. One of the top instrumentalists and vocalists he has performer world wide and for prestigious shows including Austin City Limits and the New Orleans Jaxx & Heritage Festival among many others.
- Roddie Romero is a Grammy nominated Cajun performer who has toured the US extensively and is considered one of the best multi-instrumentalists in the business.
The show will feature all three performers on stage performing their hits, cover songs, jam sessions, and a few surprises. This show will be a lot of fun and feature stunning instrumental work and incredible vocals that these three are famous for.
Jimmy Hall
Jimmy Hall
American singer/songwriter and musician, born April 26, 1949 in Birmingham, Alabama and raised in Mobile, Alabama. He plays Harmonica, Harp, Fiddle, Saxophone, Piano and Keyboards.
C.J. Chenier
C.J. Chenier
American musician (vocals, alto saxophone, accordion), born Clayton Joseph Chenier on September 28, 1957 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA,
as the son of the great King of Zydeco, Clifton Chenier.
Venue Information:
The Kent Stage
175 East Main
Kent, OH, 44240