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The Zydeco Party Band

Zydeco Party Band

Zydeco Party Band 2008Doug Legacy jumpDoug Legacy
Accordion, Keyboards,
Steel Drums, Vocals

As one of the founding members of the ZPB, Doug has spent his life writing and making music.

Just some of the folks he has performed with are Oingo Boingo, Rod Stewart, Todd Rundgren, and Sir Paul McCartney.
He won The Gong Show with the Montrose Marching Band!

Doug plays piano at The Red Lion Tavern in Silverlake, Ca,
and he's an accordianist pirate at DisneyLand!

 

    Mark Shark Zydeco Party BandTao of Tunings Mark Shark

Mark Shark:  Guitar, Slide Guitar, Mandolin, Dobro & Vocals

    Also an original ZPB member, Mark has over twenty five years professional experience including work with Bonnie Raitt, Jesse Ed Davis and John Trudell.
    Mark crafts some of the bands best tunes as well.

His new book, The Tao Of Tunings, is available from Hal Leonard.

     

Rick EcksteinRick EcksteinBass & Vocals

A solid all around musician and producer, known for his diversity as a utility man,
Rick has played with such notables as Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt, Jesse Ed Davis and John Trudell.

 

Gary Ray:  Drums

Gary Ray drummerGary Ray Zydeco Party BandGary has worked with such acts as Bo Diddley, Bob Dylan, Del Shannon and Jesse Ed Davis.
A specialist at the New Orleans "2nd line beat", he is the band's foundation and groovemaster
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    Featured as the "house band" for " Muppets Tonight"

    Zydeco Party Band won Emmy as the "house band" for "The Late Mr. Pete Show"

    ZPB have released recordings in: Japan (Pony Canyon - Village Green) and Europe (Demon).

  • "The good time boys are back..." John Rhys - CASHBOX Magazine - March 96

  • "This is highly evolved, soundly structured Zydeco ..." - Mal Peachey - 84 - VOX Magazine UK

  • "... a must for anyone whose motto is "Bon Temps Roulet!" - Brian Harrigan - FOR THE RECORD UK

  • "... had the crowd dancing in the street ... " - Music Connection

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