Lagniappe Productions is the exclusive talent buyer and producer or co-producer for several American Roots Music Events including:
The Cajun & Zydeco Mardi Gras Ball, Rhodes on the Pawtuxet, Cranston, RI.
An annual evening of dance, costumes and merriment taking place in February each year. This year’s event is on February 23, 2012 and features Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys, Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic and Jeffrey Broussard & the Creole Cowboys.
Mike Arnone’s Crawfish Fest, Sussex Fairgrounds, Augusta, NJ.
Four stages: Main stage – all types of Louisiana music ; 2013 Lineup includes: Aaron Neville, The Voice of Wetlands , All-Stars, The Royal Southern Brotherhood*, Cowboy Mouth , Anders Osborne, Orgone, Big Sam’s Funky Nation, Tab Benoit , The Soul Rebels Brass Band, Papa Grows Funk, , Rosie Ledet and The Zydeco Playboys, Johnny Sansone, Davell Crawford, Joe Krown Trio Featuring Walter “Wolfman” Washington and Russell Batiste Jr., Eden Brent*, Wayne Singleton and Same Ol’ 2 Step, Mia Borders, Davina and the Vagabonds, Camille Baudoin and The Living Rumors*, The Alexis P. Suter- Gospel Show, Kevin Naquin and The Ossun Playboys, Jesse Lege and, Bayou Brew, Gas House Gorillas, Brother Joscephus and the Love Revolution and more….
Public phone is 212-539-8830. Held the first weekend after Memorial Day. Next event is May 31 & June 1 & 2, 2013.
Five stages of bluegrass, newgrass, old timey, acoustic Americana etc… Dance stage featuring Cajun, Zydeco, blues, rockabilly, swing and dance. Public phone is 888-946-8495. Held the third weekend in July. Next event is July 18 – 21, 2013.
Annual Rhythm & Roots Festival , Ninigret Park, Charlestown RI.
Four stages of Americana, blues, Cajun, country, latin, swing, rockabilly and Zydeco. Public phone is 888-855-6940. Held every Labor Day weekend. Next event is August 31, September 1 & 2, 2012.
For booking purposes, the contact is:
Chuck Wentworth, 51 White Oak Court, Wakefield, RI 02879.
Office (401-783-3926) Cell (401-301-3926)
WE WILL BEGIN BOOKING FOR 2013 ON OCTOBER 1 AND WILL ACCEPT SUBMISSIONS THROUGH NOV 30. . WE ARE MOSTLY LOOKING FOR NATIONAL AND/OR REGIONAL TOURING ARTISTS WITH EXISTING RECORD DEALS. WE WILL BE ACCEPTING PRESS KITS WITH CD’S DURING THIS TIME FRAME SO PLEASE SEND THEM TO LAGNIAPPE PRODUCTIONS, 51 WHITE OAK COURT, WAKEFIELD RI 02879. THANKS FOR YOUR INTEREST. CHUCK WENTWORTH
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