The zoo's amphitheater should really be rocking with this bill, which pairs Buckwheat Zydeco's raucous Louisiana accordion-driven mash of roots and progressive with the brash, horn-juiced, genre-hopping Cherry Poppin' Daddies. Buck, a.k.a. Stanley Dural Jr., has been a zydeco stalwart for decades, and one of the first to nurture a progressive strain of the old chanky-chank by stirring in elements of rock, soul, and funk. A protégé of zydeco king Clifton Chenier, who inspired him to pick up the accordion in the first place, Buck last year released his... More >>>