“Major Handy is the best-kept secret to ever wear the title of living legend. ”
— Brent Cormier
Born and raised in the heart of rural South Louisiana and Cajun Country, Major Handy has been generously serving up his own original recipe for Blues, Zydeco and R&B to audiences around the world for over 5 decades! revered as the original indispensable sideman for Zydeco legends 'Good Rockin' Dopsie' and 'Buckwheat Zydeco', Major Handy's reputation as a versatile musician, vocalist, and a true Louisiana treasure has catapulted his performances to stages big and small; all across the globe. wherever fans of louisiana blues, zydeco and r&B gather, major is an ideal choice of performer for your event or venue.
With a fresh new album recorded at Dockside Studios in Maurice, Louisiana, and set to release in june 2019, the early buzz is this is going to be a banner year for 'the major'! with plans in the works for several shows in texas and along the gulf coast, major is fired up and ready to rock the house with a hot new album and a super-charged melting pot of Blues, Zydeco and r&B classics! It's guaranteed to be a hot summer and a cool fall, for fans and audiences of louisiana legend major Handy!
contact us today for booking information and availability!
Laissez le bon temps roulez!