Texas newspaper web site http://www.statesman.com reports that Huey P. Meaux, music pioneer in Texas and Louisiana, has died April 23, 2011, at age 82. Meaux was the owner of Conroe, Texas-based Crazy Cajun Records, which recorded a huge variety of artists, from Freddy Fender to Dr. John to the Sir Douglas Quintet.  GEMM search for “Crazy Cajun” recordingseBay search for “Crazy Cajun.”

The story goes on to say that he had also been convicted of sex crimes against children, a serious tarnish on his contributions.