Month: October 2016

Bringing traditional jazz to the bayou

The Florida Street Blowhards is a group of Baton Rouge musicians who are exploring that “other” Louisiana music known as traditional jazz. The Blowhards will be performing Saturday, October 29 from 1 to 3 p.m. at NuNu’s in Arnaudville. Bandleader…

Bob Dylan: Talkin’ about my generation!

I am so pleased Bob Dylan was honored with the Nobel Prize for literature. It seems like a validation for my generation. I think his greatest poetry might have been on his 30th album, “Time Out of Mind.” In 1998,…

Introducing the Florida Street Blowhards!

The Florida Street Blowhards Traditional Jazz Band sprang from the brow of New Orleans musical great Allen Toussaint on the day of his death. Bandleader Sam Irwin, a product of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Pride of Acadiana Band,…

Crawfish Report – A New Direction

Crawfish Report is going to crawl out of the crawfish hole and into the real world. We’ll still give you great news about the Louisiana crawfish industry and crawfish in general, but we’ll also be commenting on a number of…