Zydeco Ya Ya, the power house band from the Piedmont area of the Carolinas & Georgia, delivers zydeco groove guaranteed to let the good times roll. Playing at festivals, dances, and clubs for their fans everywhere; performing everything from traditional zydeco to swamp pop, second line, & Cajun swing. Zydeco Ya Ya has emerged as the areas’ hottest new zydeco band.
Zydeco Ya Ya’s red-hot rhythms excite listeners & dancers alike with their hard-driving two-steps & waltzes – guaranteed to fire up your feet, with the accordion and rub-board pumping non-stop energy onto the dance floor. It’s always a zydeco party with Zydeco Ya Ya in the house.
Zydeco Ya Ya features Trent Van Blaricom as band leader who plays single & triple row accordions, fiddle, frottoir & vocalist. Jean Prewitt is the bands’ frottoir, accordion, harmonica & vocals. Phillip Ashley is on bass and vocals. Peter Chakales is the drummer & Don Cowan on guitar.