July 7, 2016 03:48 PM
Frank Kincel laid the back beat for bands like The Bluerunners, The Fusebox and Modern Jazz Movement. Now he’s turned his knowledge of the skins into LA BackBeat, making drumsticks out of a shop in Freetown ...
July 1, 2016 12:07 AM
For the last year, spoken word poet and Lyrically Inclined founder Alex “PoeticSoul” Johnson has been in and out of the Lafayette Juvenile Detention Center to rally the voices of more than 30 detained children into one threeminute poem ...
June 27, 2016 02:30 PM
Louisiana Folk Roots and the Comeaux Memorial Endowed Chair in Traditional Music have announced the inaugural Roots Camp for ages 14-17 starting from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, July 25-27, in Angelle Hall on the UL Lafayette campus ...
June 24, 2016 12:45 AM
A celebrity gossip website is reporting that Hollywood star Julia Roberts is in discussions to play former Gov. Kathleen Blanco in a television bio-pic centered on Blanco’s handling of Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath ...
June 21, 2016 02:10 PM
As part of their “Dog’s Day Out” event on Saturday, June 25 from 11 a.m.- 3 p.m., Ranch Outlet will be donating two tons of dog food to area animal shelters. The event offers dog owners a chance to pamper their pets and all proceeds from the event ...
June 20, 2016 01:30 PM
The Acadiana Symphony Orchestra has announced its 32nd concert season that will begin with a five-year artistic vision exploring the relationship between orchestral sounds and different areas of science, specifically the areas of Science, Technology ...
May 27, 2016 12:15 PM
The 28th Annual Cajun Heartland State Fair begins Memorial Day Weekend and continues through June 5 at the Cajundome ...
May 17, 2016 03:30 PM
The add-on from state Sen. Dan Claitor would require the state to ask artists to donate their work to state construction projects before actually purchasing art ...
May 16, 2016 03:15 PM
Special Releases and Tap Takeover events highlight craft brewing in Acadiana ...
May 13, 2016 01:02 PM
The Louisiana Cultural Economy Foundation is looking for creatives — artists, composers, potters, choreographers, etc. — who are looking for a cash infusion for projects and works ...

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