Free Outdoor Concert with Buckwheat Zydeco
- Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
- Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive, KU campus, Lawrence
- Cost: Free
- Age limit: All ages
Led by the legendary bandleader, Stanley "Buckwheat" Dural, Jr., the group will play music from the Grammy Award-winning album, Lay Your Burden Down, and songs spanning its 30-year career. This talented band has been nominated for five Grammy Awards in three different categories and received a Grammy Award for Lay Your Burden Down. Lay Your Burden Down is the most ambitious, deep and varied recording of Buckwheat Zydeco's career. In addition to containing five new songs, it features reinventions of songs by an eclectic group, from Bruce Springsteen and Jimmy Cliff to Captain Beefheart.