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Lucie Monk Carter

Schmitt, an LSU English instructor, creates the captivating melodies and clever lyrical narratives that fill his two full-length albums, the most recent of which, Unraveling, was released this past June more

Nov 22, 2017 2:48 PM Visual & Performing Arts

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Courtesy Jillian Hall

Puppetry and folklore are a perfect fit for The Revelers’ new music video more

Nov 1, 2017 1:58 PM Visual & Performing Arts

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Lucie Monk Carter

The dexterous improvisations of sculptor Martin Payton more

Oct 25, 2017 3:30 PM Visual & Performing Arts

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Kourtney Zimmerman

Ideas for the weekday, weeknight, and weekend in Baton Rouge more

Oct 24, 2017 12:13 PM , Getaways

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Lucie Monk Carter

Conducted between 2013 and 2017, the Baton Rouge Folklife Survey revealed what Maida Owens knew in her heart: rather than lacking an identity, Baton Rouge is a "cultural microcosm" of Louisiana. more

Sep 26, 2017 4:45 PM People & Places

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© 2016 Dennis Allain

With help from Post Architects and HMS Architects of New Orleans, the venue will cater to Baton Rouge patrons and performers alike more

Aug 24, 2017 3:48 PM Visual & Performing Arts

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Courtesy of Michael Schulze

In an authentic Mississippi juke joint, Jimmy "Duck" Holmes minds his legacy more

Aug 24, 2017 3:48 PM Visual & Performing Arts

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Lucie Monk Carter

Lawson’s beaded piano Temptation is currently in residence at Cocha Restaurant in Baton Rouge. It’s been on the move for twenty years. more

Aug 24, 2017 3:06 PM People & Places

How the drum set was born in turn-of-the-century New Orleans more

Aug 24, 2017 3:05 PM Visual & Performing Arts

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Photo by Philip Gould. Courtesy of the Hilliard Museum.

An exhibit of the creative ways local instruments makers go about their craft more

Aug 23, 2017 3:36 PM Visual & Performing Arts

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On annoying one's parents through song more

Aug 23, 2017 3:33 PM Visual & Performing Arts

Local arts organizations hit big birthdays more

Aug 23, 2017 3:03 PM Visual & Performing Arts

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Cajun bon temps at Lakeview Park and Beach more

May 23, 2017 12:00 AM Getaways

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Photo by Mike Redaelli

Tank and the Bangas bring home-grown goodness from New Orleans to America's ears more

May 23, 2017 12:00 AM Visual & Performing Arts

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Photo by Sam Irwin.

The cradle of jazz gets its first traditional jazz camp more

May 23, 2017 12:00 AM Visual & Performing Arts

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The Jazz and Heritage Festival Foundation Archive has unveiled a useful, impressively comprehensive research tool: The Jazz Fest Database. more

May 22, 2017 12:00 AM History

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Muscle Shoals has snared Aretha, Mick, and thousands of music lovers more

Apr 24, 2017 11:38 AM Getaways 2 Comments

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Lucie Monk Carter

A new documentary revisits Baton Rouge’s vital punk scene more

Apr 21, 2017 4:32 PM People & Places 1 Comments

Country Roads Magazine

Jeffrey Dubinsky

Two Louisiana record shops, two pivotal eras more

Mar 23, 2017 4:47 PM People & Places

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Tim Duffy

Preserving and supporting the culture of Southern blues artists more

Mar 23, 2017 4:35 PM Visual & Performing Arts