Zydeco Legends Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band in Concert
The last date listed for Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band was Friday July 20, 2012 / 8:00pm.
Currently at Highway 99 Blues Club
- Full Price:
- $18 - $20
- Our Price:
- $9 - $10
Housed in a 1909 brick building on the Seattle waterfront, Highway 99 Blues Club and Restaurant is… More
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Watch the video for “Zydeco Junkie” by Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band.
Born on July 1, 1967 in Churchpoint, Louisiana, Chubby is the third generation of zydeco artists with such famous relatives as Roy Carrier (father), Warren Carrier (grandfather), and cousins Bebe and Calvin Carrier who are presently considered legends in zydeco history.
Chubby began his musical career at the age of 12 by playing drums with his father’s band. He began playing the accordion at the age of 15. By age 17, Chubby had begun to play with Terrance Siemien and toured the world for 2 1/2 years, before forming his own band in 1989.
Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band have recorded ten CDs over the past 22 years of Chubby’s professional career. His band has traveled all over the world, performing to audiences in all parts of the United States, including Alaska and Hawaii, Canada. North Africa and Europe.