Singer-guitarist from New Orleans, the distortion in Booker's guitar matches the graininess in his voice. He sounds like a 60-year-old, chain-smoking blues sage rather than a fresh-faced, 25-year-old upstart.
Sept. 5 - The Chee-Weez (Rock & Roll Variety – Parc International)
Sept. 12 - Bandswap: Bonsoir, Catin with Gasoline Lollipops (Cajun & Blues – Parc Sans Souci)
Sept. 19 - Lil' Band O' Gold (Swamp Pop – Parc Sans Souci)
Sept. 26 - Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet (Cajun– Parc International)
Oct. 3 - The Molly Ringwalds (Rock & Roll Variety – Parc International)
Oct. 10 - No DTA! (Festivals Acadiens)
Oct. 17 - Rockin' Dopsie Jr. & the Zydeco Twisters (Zydeco – Parc Sans Souci)
Oct. 24 - Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band with Connie G. (Zydeco – Parc Sans Souci)
DTA! begins at 5:30 p.m. with food and beverage concessions and musical performances from 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted.
Concession sales help keep DTA! free, so ice chests and pets are discouraged.
For more information, visit http://www.downtownlafayette.org. Downtown Alive! is produced by Downtown Lafayette in cooperation with Lafayette Consolidated Government.
You've probably seen a lot of videos of celebrities, and even many of your friends dumping cold buckets of water on their heads this week. Here's a touching reminder of the reason we're doing it. #ALSIceBucketChallenge