Z.O.O.M., aka Zydeco On Our Mind, redefines party music with their own brand of: Zydeco / Cajun / Swamp Pop / New Orleans Blues / Bayou Funk / Mardi Gras Jazz / Southern Rock... just a lot of energy and fun!!! We play what feels good and makes people dance and smile.

Screen name:
ZOOM aka Zydeco On Our Mind
Member since:
Mar 05 2008
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years together:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
73 years


Chubby Carrier, Buckwheat Zydeco, C.J. and Clifton Chenier, Sundogs, Mumbo Gumbo, Flambeau, Dr John, Zydeco Flames, Queen Ida, Little Feat

Members Of Band

Drums - Ray Rector
Vocals / Frottoir / Percussion - Becky Rector
Bass Guitar - Vik 'Spyder' Martin
Guitar - Michael Powers
Accordion / Keyboards - "Billy C." Chiechi


Rehearsal/Recording Studio, Full PA



Past Events

CW31 / KMAXTV . Mardi Gras Day celebration with the Good Day Sacramento bunch..

Rio Ramaza Event Park
Both days...

Rio Ramaza Event Park. 10000 Garden Highway, Sacramento
We play both days 8th and 9th

7:30 - 9:30

a fun time again in Stockton for the Dance Camp.

Carmichael park series. We play 6:30 - 8:30

Mardi Gras party for the Dance Camp

This will be our 3rd year. Always a fun event.

Annual Parade of Bands at Dante Club. open to the public

played both days of the festival. Lotsa music / Lotsa food...

formerly the Jazz Jubilee

St. John Vianney Hall, Rancho Cordova

Rio Ramaza Marina RV & Event Park... 10,000 Garden Hwy. Sac. 95837

The Ships are in at this exciting shopping place with entertainment from around the globe, Belly dancers, Pirates, Vikings, Gypsies and more.
There will be games and foods for everyone's taste and music featuring The Maritime sounds of the Black Irish Band, Zydeco music from Zydeco On Our Mind, and Reggae from Ashton & PanExtasy Caribbean Band.
Pirate cannon battles, sword play and MORE
Admission is FREE, Parking $5

Colusa County Fairgrounds, Colusa, Ca. Doors open noon to 10pm... Z.O.O.M. plays 1pm-4pm...

$10 admission,, $15 will get you Admission AND our new C.D. "Z.O.O.M. Bayou"
Rio Ramaza Event Park, 10000 Garden Highway, Sacramento. BIG shade trees, misting system, large Dance floor, Lottsa really great food and drinks. Bring lawn chairs. No food or drinks brought in...

We are gonna shake that stage!!! No Cover!!!

Dixon, Ca.

Downtown Dixon Park

Come Party-Gras with us. Guaranteed to get YOUR feet up off the ground, and YOUR backside off the Naugahyde.
An exciting 2 days of fun and up to 30 Micro Breweries from around the world. Great entertainment. Win 500.00 if the people choose your car as the show winner. Have great Gourmet food from our food vendors.

2086 NewPark Mall, Newark, CA, 94560

Gonna Zyda-Party 7pm - 9 pm
11755 Fair Oaks Blvd.
(Madison and Fair Oaks)
Fair Oaks, CA 95628