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For Fat Tuesday: the best thing to come out of Louisiana

I made jambalaya for supper last night--today I think I'll celebrate Mardi Gras with my favorite Louisiana export, Sonny Landreth!

I've had a chance to see Sonny around a dozen times, and he never fails to impress. When he opened Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival in Chicago in 2010, Clapton called him "my hero, Sonny Landreth."  My friend Wendy Darnell captured the above picture of Sonny last year at La Fete De Marquette in Madison!

Sonny hails from Lafayette, Louisiana, and currently lives in Beaux Bridge, Louisiana (the Crawfish Capital of the World).
He has a couple tour dates in Chicago in April, but I'm keeping my fingers crossed that he comes back to Madison soon.

 


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03/04/2014 10:04AM
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03/04/2014 10:42AM
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I will NEVER get tired of listening to Sonny! Happy Fat Tuesday Kitty!
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