On Tour

C.J. Chenier and The Red Hot Louisiana Band

Season 9 Episode 18 | 28m 46s Video has closed captioning.

Clayton Joseph Chenier, the son of the great “King of Zydeco”, Clifton Chenier of Texas, first performed with his famous father and the legendary Red Hot Louisiana band in 1987. Chenier now extending his father’s legacy as band leader, commands the accordion performing a variety of zydeco, Cajun and Creole music. We explore the unique Louisiana culture, and its rich musical history.

Aired: 05/26/16

Rating: NR

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On Tour is a local public television program presented by WHYY.