Puzza Crudo is one of the premier rock bands hailing from Lafayette, Louisiana..s growing music scene. With an energetic, full-bodied sound rooted in funk, jazz, and rock, Puzza Crudo is a fresh, unexpected presence. Lead singer, Tabu, pitches powerful libretto that enhance a wholly unique musical experience. Her feminine operatic performance partnered with Josh LeBlanc on guitar provides a distinctive wall of sound that cannot be missed. Matt Ikner..s pulsing and up-tempo licks on bass guitar and Sean Landry..s driving percussion provides a solid foundation that requires your attention. Emilie Montagnet supplies the finishing touch and completes the sound on saxophone and keyboard.
Since 2005, Puzza Crudo has shared the stage with many of Louisiana..s finest bands. During Festival de Mardi Gras a Lafayette 2005 Puzza Crudo appeared with Bon-V, The Molly Ringwalds, and Cracker Jackson. The band has also participated in KKGB..s Pirate 101.3 Rock Off 2006 Battle of the Bands with Section 7, Until Death, and Mike Zito. KLFY TV-10 recorded Puzza Crudo during its morning broadcast ..Passe Partout.. which is still in rotation. Puzza Crudo has also made a live appearance on KRVS 88.7..s ..The Fringe.. with Dave Hubble. Songs from the band..s yet to be released album can be heard on Sunday nights during KFTE Planet Radio 96.5..s ..Now Hear This... Five songs from their album can be heard on the radio. Puzza Crudo has been working in the recording studio with Ivan Klisanin since July of 2006. The album is set to release in mid 2007.