GRAMMY award winning artists that offer Intense, High Energy, Party Music... That's what you'll get when you hire Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band. We have traveled nationally and internationally for the past 21 years bringing our style of swamp funky zydeco party music to the world. We are Louisiana natives and carry out the true bayou sounds straight from Southwest Louisiana. Not only will you get the best in original swamp funky zydeco, add to that, blues, mardi gras, and some cover tunes and you'll see the versatility of our band.
We have also won the 2010 Best of the Beat and Big Easy Awards. Received the key to the cities of Opelousas, Lafayette, and Lake Charles. Chubby will be inducted into the Louisiana Hall of Fame in 2012. Chubby was one of the main characters in the IMAX film "Hurricane on the Bayou" in 2006. He has performed at venues such at the Chicago Blues Festival, New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, Cajun and Zydeco Festival in Ft Lauderdale, FL, and Montreaux Jazz Fest in Switzerland to name a few. We can customize the bands size and instrumentation to meet your entertainment needs. Making Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band the ideal band for your fairs, festivals, corporate, private, wedding, art centers, and educational events.