BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet and the Subdudes Feb. 8 at Silver Center

January 29th, 2008 by Adam


PLYMOUTH, N.H.-For the first time, two of Louisiana’s finest and most critically acclaimed bands join together for an evening celebrating a superb musical tradition,at the Silver Center for the Arts.

Grammy winners BeauSoleil are the undisputed kings of Cajun. BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet takes the rich traditions of Louisiana, artfully blending Zydeco, jazz, Tex-Mex, country and blues into a satisfying gumbo. From The Grand Ole Opry to Newport Folk; from concert hall to dance floor; the music of BeauSoleil captivates audiences the world over.

The Subdudes are an American rock group from New Orleans that features harmonic vocals and a unique blend of gospel, soul, funk and folk. With their triumphant comeback CD, Behind the Levee, the subdudes retain their legendary status that goes back to the band’s origin in 1987.

The Feb. 8 concert is presented by the Silver Center and sponsored by Speare Memorial Hospital.

Tickets, available at the Silver Center box office, are $30-25 for adults. $28-23 for seniors, $25-20 for youth and $8-$5 for PSU students with I.D. Box office hours are noon–6 p.m. Monday–Friday. Call (603) 535–ARTS, or outside the local area call toll free, 800-779-3869. Tickets are also available online at

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