This site is about accordion music and accordion playing. For those who DO NOT appreciate music played on the accordion : May the fleas of a thousand moose infest their CROTCH and may their arms be too short to scratch. It is my hope that you may find something here to help brighten your day.

Down At The Twist and Shout

"Down at the Twist and Shout" is a song written and recorded by American country music artist Mary Chapin Carpenter. The song reached number 2 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart on September 14, 1991. The Cajun-themed song features backing from members of BeauSoleil, Carpenter (and BeauSoleil) performed the song pregame at Super Bowl XXXI. In 1992, "Down at the Twist and Shout" won Carpenter a Grammy for Best Country Vocal Performance, Female. This is an absolutely fun song to play on the accordion.