Friday, Aug. 25
Weis Center Plaza
Rain location: Weis Center Atrium Lobby
Grammy-nominated zydeco innovator Corey Ledet has a versatile sound that pleases any audience. Backed by a full band, Ledet remains true to his roots and earnestly searches for ways to include band members in his music. He keeps one foot firmly in the zydeco tradition, while exploring its surrounding influences in order to create the best of both worlds. He is able to infuse old and new styles of zydeco into his own unique sound. He finds joy in giving his listeners a true dance-music experience like an old-time house party. So, come and enjoy the music of old presented in a new way that is very tied to tradition.