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The first-ever musical biography of The King of Zydeco Clifton Chenier wrapped in stories of many great south Louisiana artists! For updates, please visit www.waydowninlouisiana.com and www.facebook.com/waydowninlouisiana
The first-ever musical biography of The King of Zydeco Clifton Chenier wrapped in stories of many great south Louisiana artists! For updates, please visit www.waydowninlouisiana.com and www.facebook.com/waydowninlouisiana
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    SIGNED SOFTCOVER BOOK with free shipping in the United States

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    CLIFTON CHENIER & THE RED HOT LOUISIANA BAND LIVE 1977 DVD includes 15 amazing, rare live performances of the seven-piece RHLB in their prime recorded at The Kingfish in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and Jay's Lounge & Cockpit in Cankton, Louisiana. Directed by Carl Colby

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    SIGNED SOFTCOVER BOOK plus CLIFTON CHENIER & THE RED HOT LOUISIANA BAND LIVE 1977 DVD plus a special DONNALROO THANK YOU WORDS & MUSIC CD tribute to the late, great #1 MC in the South, "Uncle" Donald Senegal, co-curated by C.C. Adcock, with special thanks to Eric Adcock and Roddie Romero!

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    SIGNED LIMITED-EDITION HARDCOVER BOOK plus CLIFTON CHENIER & THE RED HOT LOUISIANA BAND LIVE 1977 DVD plus DONNALROO THANK YOU WORDS & MUSIC CD

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    SIGNED LIMITED-EDITION HARDCOVER BOOK plus CLIFTON CHENIER & THE RED HOT LOUISIANA BAND LIVE 1977 DVD plus DONNALROO THANK YOU WORDS & MUSIC CD plus THE WAY DOWN IN LOUISIANA CD BUNDLE, which includes a pair of rare CD releases by Dickie Landry and Dennis Paul Williams

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    "Jay's Lounge & Cockpit – Sat. Jan. 31 9-1 1976" HIGH-QUALITY POSTER REPRODUCTION plus TWO SIGNED LIMITED-EDITION HARDCOVER BOOKS plus CLIFTON CHENIER & THE RED HOT LOUISIANA BAND LIVE 1977 DVD plus DONNALROO THANK YOU WORDS & MUSIC CD. Poster courtesy of Bill Boelens

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    "Richard's Club – Sat. Mar. 3" HIGH-QUALITY POSTER REPRODUCTION plus TWO SIGNED LIMITED-EDITION HARDCOVER BOOKS plus CLIFTON CHENIER & THE RED HOT LOUISIANA BAND LIVE 1977 DVD plus DONNALROO THANK YOU WORDS & MUSIC CD. Poster courtesy of Herman Fuselier

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    "Slim's Y-Ki-Ki Sat. Sept 14th" HIGH-QUALITY POSTER REPRODUCTION plus TWO SIGNED LIMITED-EDITION HARDCOVER BOOKS plus CLIFTON CHENIER & THE RED HOT LOUISIANA BAND LIVE 1977 DVD plus DONNALROO THANK YOU WORDS & MUSIC CD. Poster courtesy of Herman Fuselier

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    RARE VINYL 78 RPM RECORDING OF "THE BIG WHEEL" b/w "WHERE CAN MY BABY BE?" plus THREE SIGNED LIMITED-EDITION HARDCOVER BOOKS plus CLIFTON CHENIER & THE RED HOT LOUISIANA BAND LIVE 1977 DVD plus DONNALROO THANK YOU WORDS & MUSIC CD. Collectible recording is used and may not be playable

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    SOUTH LOUISIANA MUSIC LESSON WITH MICHAEL DOUCET plus FIVE SIGNED LIMITED-EDITION HARDCOVER BOOKS plus FIVE CLIFTON CHENIER & THE RED HOT LOUISIANA BAND LIVE 1977 DVDS plus FIVE DONNALROO THANK YOU WORDS & MUSIC CDS. One-hour lesson available in person in the greater Lafayette, Louisiana, area or worldwide via Skype, lesson timing subject to artist and backer's schedules

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    CLIFTON CHENIER GUITAR LESSON WITH C.C. ADCOCK plus FIVE SIGNED LIMITED-EDITION HARDCOVER BOOKS plus FIVE CLIFTON CHENIER & THE RED HOT LOUISIANA BAND LIVE 1977 DVDS plus FIVE DONNALROO THANK YOU WORDS & MUSIC CDS. One-hour lesson available in person in the greater Lafayette, Louisiana, area or worldwide via Skype, lesson timing subject to artist and backer's schedules

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    DVD SCREENING/BOOK SIGNING/BOOK READING PARTY ANYWHERE IN THE U.S. plus FIVE SIGNED LIMITED-EDITION HARDCOVER BOOKS plus FIVE CLIFTON CHENIER & THE RED HOT LOUISIANA BAND LIVE 1977 DVDS plus FIVE DONNALROO THANK YOU WORDS & MUSIC CDS. Bring the book tour party to your burg or the American city of your choice in the fall of 2015 or the spring of 2016 – we can do this at your house, your local bookstore, you name it – high-quality projector and large-format projection screen included

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    SPECIAL THANKS PATRON PACKAGE INCLUDES A DVD SCREENING/BOOK SIGNING/BOOK READING PARTY ANYWHERE IN THE U.S. plus 10 SIGNED LIMITED-EDITION HARDCOVER BOOKS plus 10 CLIFTON CHENIER & THE RED HOT LOUISIANA BAND LIVE 1977 DVDS plus 10 DONNALROO THANK YOU WORDS & MUSIC CDS. Bring the book tour party to your burg or the American city of your choice in the fall of 2015 or the spring of 2016 – we can do this at your house, your local bookstore, you name it – high-quality projector and large-format projection screen included, and you'll receive a special thanks in the book's Acknowledgments section!

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    RARE VINYL 45 RPM RECORDING OF "AY-TETE FEE" b/w "BOPPIN' THE ROCK" plus THREE SIGNED LIMITED-EDITION HARDCOVER BOOKS plus CLIFTON CHENIER & THE RED HOT LOUISIANA BAND LIVE 1977 DVD plus DONNALROO THANK YOU WORDS & MUSIC CD. Collectible recording is used and may not be playable

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    RARE VINYL 45 RPM RECORDING OF "TELL ME" b/w "ROCKIN' HOP" plus THREE SIGNED LIMITED-EDITION HARDCOVER BOOKS plus CLIFTON CHENIER & THE RED HOT LOUISIANA BAND LIVE 1977 DVD plus DONNALROO THANK YOU WORDS & MUSIC CD. Collectible recording is used and may not be playable

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