The 2017 edition, inspired by the Beat Generation, an American literary movement linked to jazz, its subculture and the spirit of “on the road” sprung out of the encounters of writers Williams Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, and Jack Kerouac. The Beat Generation known for rejecting standard narration modes, favoring spontaneous expression, open-mindedness, and liberty. During this upcoming USA Tour the Collective will again push the boundaries of breton music form through collaboration and exchange while exploring the music and writings of the Beat Generation.
May 12th, Chicago, Old Town School, The Myron R. Szold Music & Dance Hall, 8:30pm
May 14th, New Orleans, Fest Noz on Bourbon Street, 5pm
May 15th, New Orleans, Allways Lounge, 7pm
May 17th, Baton Rouge, French House at LSU, 6:30pm
May 18th, Lafayette, Lite Center, networking, 6:30pm
May 19th, Lafayette, The Wurst Biergarten, 6pm
May 20th, Scott, Louisiana Festival de la Bretagne, 10am-10pm