Lawtell Playboys

Lawtell Playboys

Traditional creole band from Louisiana, established in 1946 by brothers Bébé Carrière and Eraste Carrière. The current leader, Goldman Thibodeaux is a cousin of former bandmate Calvin Carrière (son of founder Eraste Carrière).

Current line-up:
Goldman Thibodeaux - accordion, vocals
Shamus Fuller - fiddle
Courtney Fuller - guitar
Ray Deville - bass
'Zydeco Joe' Citizen - rubboard
Howard Noel, Jr. - drums

Former members:
Bébé Carrière - fiddle
Eraste Carrière - accordion
Delton Broussard - fiddle
Calvin Carrière - accordion (until 2002)
Jimmy Latiolais - guitar (until 2002)
Russell Deville - drums
D'Jalma Garnier - fiddle (2002 - 2004)


Lawtell Playboys Discography Tracks


Les Freres Carrière*The Lawtell Playboys* Les Freres Carrière*The Lawtell Playboys* - La La Louisiana Black French Music (Album) Maison de Soul Records US 1977 Sell This Version