Various Louisiana Gumbo

Here’s an anthology that perfectly captures the legendary party spirit of Nawleans in 12 vibrant performances that combine a compelling blend of blues, soul and zydeco that proves irresistible. Here is a rare opportunity to hear an anthology of performances by Charles Sheffield, Clifton Chenier, Johnny Adams, Lynn August, the Neville Brothers and Percy Mayfield in brilliant form. If you ever wondered why the music of the crescent city is the stuff of myth, check out this steamy collection of contemporary Louisiana classics. (Putumayo)