Drummer Clarence “Jockey” Etienne passed away today, August 18, 2015 in Louisiana at the age of 81.  He had bands of his own but found fame playing with others, like Marcel Dugas and the Entertainers, Lazy Lester, Buckwheat Zydeco, Fernest & the Thunders and the Creole Zydeco Farmers.  Funeral services are Saturday, Aug. 22 in Lafayette, LA.  Condolences go out to all his family, friends and fans.

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