WXPN continues their Zydeco Crossroads project with this free concert featuring two prominent Zydeco musicians. Rockin' Dopsie Jr. and The Zydeco Twisters and Marcus Ardoin and Da Zydeco Legendz will share their talents at World Cafe Live Downstairs. Audiences of all ages are welcome. The event will also be broadcast live on WXPN.
Supported by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, Zydeco Crossroads captures the vitality of contemporary zydeco music, with project highlights that include free concerts at World Cafe Live; Philadelphia Folk Festival performances; community events with local music and dance group Allons Danser; and the premiere of a newly commissioned zydeco documentary by filmmaker Robert Mugge. Visit the Zydeco Crossroads website, an "interactive history" and ongoing archive.