Unknown Tongues

Unknown Tongues

BandAmericanaFolk

Cajun-Zydeco with a Carolina twist. High-energy fiddle and acccordion-driven dance grooves. Mardi Gras fun for all ages. Unknown Tongues is a festival favorite. Folks love seeing their gypsy wagon roll into town!

Biography

Unknown Tongues Cajun Zydeco band hails from the marshlands of Eastern NC where they've hosted the Gloucester Mardi Gras for fifteen years. Unknown locally as well as around the world, the Tongues play stealthy and addictive grooves that leave unsuspecting fans and dancers begging for more. Belle Chere in Asheville, Shakori Hills in Silk Hope, Low country Cajun Festival in Charleston are some of the festivals Unknown Tongues have rocked. Check out the mystico-morphic dance band of the Down-East coastal NC bayou.

Discography

Unknown Tongues Live at the Seafood Festival
Unknown Tongues Tongue and Groove
Unknown Tongues Still Unknown

Cuts from "Live" and "Tongue and Groove" are played on independent and public radio stations from NC to California

www.unknowntongues.com

www.myspace.com/theunknowntongues (song samples)

Set List

Lively and interesting mix of two-steps, waltzes, high energy zydeco, blues, country, and originals. Sample set list:

HIGH POINT 2-STEP
CHEROKEE WALTZ
GROSSE ERREUR
BERNADETTE
ZYDECO GRIS GRIS
LOST BAYOU
TONGUE AND GROOVE
BON SOIR MOREAU
HELLO JOSEPHINE
ZYDECO SON PAS SALE
MADAGASCAR
MON NEG' EST PAS 'RIVE
LOVE BRIDGE
ZYDECO QUEEN
FISHERMEN'S BLUES
UNCLE BUD
TES PARENT
SCHOOL GIRL
ZYDECO BOOGALOO
13 MILES TO MERRIMON
SUGAR BEE
CHER JOULLE ROSE
GIVE ME CORN BREAD
IKO IKO
LOOK LIKE A MONKEY