“The incomparable, the dynamic, Mr. Accordion,” Clifton Chenier cuttin’ it up live at Jazz Fest 1977 playing “I’m a hog for you” with the incredible blind John Hart on saxophone, brother Cleveland Chenier on rubboard, Buckwheat Zydeco on keyboard, and others.  This is less than ten years after the Jazz Fest moved to the Fairgrounds, when it was still a local festival.  Tight band and great song.  This is Clifton at the top of his form, personalized accordion, pink suit and leather headband.  He passed away Dec. 12, 1987.

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