Cajun Dance Party
are an English
5-piece indie band
. The band released their debut single "The Next Untouchable", on 16 April, 2007 via WayOutWest Records
and it was voted NME
track of the week. It was first played on BBC Radio 1
on 26 February, 2007 by Steve Lamacq
, who had also voted the track the best demo of 2006.
Festival appearance in 2007 included Glastonbury Festival, Reading and Leeds Festivals, Underage Festival and the Camden Crawl.
Their debut album The Colourful Life, produced by the ex-Suede guitarist Bernard Butler, was released on 28 April, 2008 via XL Recordings. NME gave the album 6/10.
Additionally, the track, 'The Hill, the View & the Lights' was made the free 'Single of the Week' on music site iTunes.
The band's drummer Will Vignoles is the son of the classical accompanist Roger Vignoles.
The Colourful Life
– 28 April