January-February 2010

In This Issue

James Burton

Shreveport guitarist’s gigs include Elvis and Fats.

Along the Riverfront

Exploring Baton Rouge

Around Louisiana

Regional Reports From Across the State

Annie Strack

This Lacombe-based artist has her eye on the future.

Inside Outside

Roux the Day

These chilly months are perfect gumbo weather.


a compendium of what’s hot & what’s not in Louisiana

Potomac Revelry

The great Louisiana Quiz

biz bits

business news from around the state


Louisianian at Large

The Sound of Silence

The myth of rural tranquility

Requiem for Slim Harpo

He put the “fuse” in Baton Rouge’s swamp blues.

From Out of the Shadows

During the bicentennial of a revolution, the Florida parishes intend to be heard from.

Throw Me Some Culture!

The three evolutionary strains of Carnival in Louisiana