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BIG SOUTHERN CAJUN DANCE PARTY

PRESSRELEASEPRESSRELEASEPRESSRELEASEPRESSRELEASEPRESS Well-known Roots music King, Andy Baylor, has been playing his hybrid brand of extremely danceable Cajun music to enthusiastic audiences around bars, backyards concert halls and festivals for many a year…he has visited the swamplands of Southern Louisiana, U.S.A. on several pilgrimages and has brought back the feel, the rhythm and the musical nuance […]

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Down Where The Banksias Grow

Andy Baylor – Down Where The Banksias Grow www.andybaylor.com.au On his tenth independent release, Andy Baylor furthers his reputation as Australia’s answer to Ry Cooder – an inordinately talented musician whose years of experience enable him to effortlessly straddle almost the entire spectrum of roots music. This is one of those albums that could justifiably […]

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Fiddling at Arcadia Rd

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I am busy working on a collection of new fiddle tunes which reflect my interest in folk styles such as old-time Australian,Cajun,traditional English,waltzes,mazurkas,reels and swing . I have been writing  fiddle tunes  for many years and have  amassed a very large number of them. Many of them have been written on my journeys around Australia […]

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Review by Micheal Dwyer (2009) : The Age

Andy Baylor has opted not to play the glamour card. His blues is poetry of the back verandah kind, citing John Lee Hooker above John Donne, with a come-as-you-are feel set to the rhythm of the Melbourne suburbs. His decades of experience are evident not in precision licks but in a relaxed right hand, subtle […]

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