The famous Lawtell, LA zydeco venue Richard’s Club closed in 2006.  It was purchased by Lake Charles native Michael DeClouet.  He turned it into the Zydeco Hall of Fame.  Mr. DeClouet passed away recently;  he was 59 years old and a resident of San Diego, California.  The web site gives contact information as 11154 Highway 190, Lawtell, LA 70570 337-349-8827.Our condolences go out to his family and friends.

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