Bandito Festival Interview with Eric Carnegie & Dr. Blake Williamson
By: Michelle Southern The town is buzzing about the newest festival to hit downtown Baton Rouge. The Bandito Food and Music Festival will take place at Galvez Plaza on Saturday June 22nd. This event will feature awesome food vendors serving up a unique mix of tacos and BBQ, and the live music lineup includes Son […]
Southern Salutes Rock for Wednesday, June 12th!
By Michelle Southern Saluting rock in an entirely *new* way today, quite literally. Today is Kenny Wayne Shepherd’s 42nd birthday, and being the boy from Shreveport, Louisiana who blessed us all with the unforgettable “Blue on Black” in 1995 featuring Noah Hunt on vocals, I thought it would be appropriate to salute one of KWS’s […]
You’re invited to the Susan G Komen Louisiana Under the BigTop “BigWigs” reveal party!
By: Michelle Southern I am very excited about being a BigWig this year for Susan G. Komen Louisiana! With Louisiana leading in breast cancer deaths, I am more than proud to contribute to increasing efforts to save lives. The BigWigs Under the Big Top Reveal Party is Thursday, July 18th at L’Auberge Casino & Hotel Baton Rouge, and […]
Southern Salutes Rock for Monday, June 10th!
by: Michelle Southern We’ve got a couple of good ones today! Check out some rock history for today: June 10, 1971 – The Red Rocks Amphitheater in Denver bans rock concerts for 5 years when chaos ensues after police fire tear gas into the crowd at a rowdy Jethro Tull concert. The band keeps playing, although many of them […]
Taron Egerton on flying, floating and channeling Elton John.
By: Michelle Southern Taron Egerton talks to BBC Radio 1’s Film Critic Ali Plumb about taking on the role of the legendary Sir Elton John in new movie Rocketman. He reveals the craziest times on set, his favorite lyric and costume, plus Sir Elton’s most Elton-iest moment.
Matt’s Moment: “If next Monday I’m sitting in this chair, and LSU has punched its ticket to Omaha…”
LSU will host Florida State in a Super Regional Series. The Tigers punched their ticket to the Supers by beating Southern Miss six to four last night to win a Regional Championship. A couple of weeks ago, there were some who doubted if LSU would host a Regional, let alone a Super Regional. But Matt […]