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New Orleans: July 4, 1776

As New Orleanians went about their business on July 4, 1776 they did not...

Elvis is Re-entering The Theater – The Film and the Local...

Standing on the stage at Shreveport’s legendary Municipal Auditorium, Winston Hall, a musician and...

Pulling for Vince: The Valiants Go To Court

Sometimes Christmas makes news, even in June. Last week it was announced that Vince...

Mystery of the Missing Driver

For the next half-hour or so my life would take a turn, though not...

Coping With COVID: So, You Want to Re-enter the U.S.

When traveling to another country it seems fair that the last day abroad should...

Willie’s No Show

In 2006, Willie Nelson’s tour bus, which included Willie, was stopped by the law...

Songs From The Soul – Jazz Fest’s Greatest Gift

Give credit to the Holy Spirit – and to Quint Davis. Though the event is...

When Jazz Met Bluegrass

Were it not for my believing that something really special was about to happen,...

How the French Quarter Festival Came to Be

Business owners in the French Quarter were furious. The year was 1983 and the...

Easter in an Italian Town

I was once in Italy on Easter Sunday in a town, Pienza, whose cathedral was commissioned...

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