Join KEXP's Greg Vandy in the Roadhouse this Wednesday night
(6-9pm) for an in-studio performance from Caleb Klauder's Country Band,
with very special guests Jesse Lege and Joel Savoy. KEXP invited Caleb
into the studio to share some of the songs off his brand-new album,
Western Country. Backed by a full country band (including Sammy
Lind, also on Fiddle Tunes Faculty) Caleb played "Worn Out Shoes" and
"Hole In My Heart", two greats songs off the album. He also talked with
host Greg Vandy about his influences growing up in the Northwest music
Joining Caleb as special guests, Jesse Lége brought his powerhouse
Cajun singing and deep knowledge of traditional Cajun French. Along with
fiddler Joel Savoy, and with Caleb's full country band, the two Cajun
musicians brought the house down. Greg also had a fascinating interview
with Joel about the current state of Louisiana's folk music and folk
Tune in online at www.kexp.org.
The Roadhouse lasts from 6-9, and they'll be on around 6:30 or so.
Of course, Jesse and Joel will be part of this Friday's big Cajun and Creole Dance Party on Friday – so this is a great opportunity to check them out before buying tickets to the Friday show. Tickets are
or by calling 800-746-1982.
Friday July 9
La Fête de la
Louisiane: A Cajun & Creole Dance Party
Green | 7:30 pm | $15
La La: Nolton Simien and David Greely and Friends
Band of Silver: (Cajun Superstar jam with Steve Riley, Sam
Broussard, Jesse Lége, Joel Savoy, Dirk and Christine Powell.)