Tuesday, 20 Oct. 1992 / Atlantis, Basel
Cajun - Zydeco
The artists at the festival edition of 1992 came from the most diverse states of the US: On the Cajun-Zydeco evening a breath of New Orleans and the French Quarter blew into the Atlantis. Cajun has its roots in the swamps of Louisiana and after the worldwide hit «Don’t Mess WIth My Toot Toot», Europeans had come to love this music, too. Ray «Chubby» Carrier is without doubt not just any Zydeco player, although he was only 24, music critics already called the best accordion player in the world: An insider tip at the time.