Performers return to a historic Texarkana
Performers return to a historic Texarkana venue KTBSThe Arkansas Municipal Auditorium was once the hub for legendary artists, actors, musicians.
Posted on 25 March 2019 | 4:15 pm
Callaloo's good first year in South St.
Callaloo's good first year in South St. Pete; still work to be done Florida PoliticsIn its first year since opening, South St. Petersburg's Callaloo restaurant is meeting some of the city's expectations. The Floridian-Carribean fusion restaurant ...
Posted on 25 March 2019 | 10:23 am
Bonerama Shared an Unlikely Spin on Led
Bonerama Shared an Unlikely Spin on Led Zeppelin at Shank Hall Shepherd ExpressThe New Orleans sextet previewed their unusual Led Zeppelin tribute album for an engaged crowd.
Posted on 25 March 2019 | 7:13 am
Van Morrison 'The Healing Game' Deluxe:
Van Morrison 'The Healing Game' Deluxe: Review Best Classic BandsThis deluxe edition of 'The Healing Game' may lead fans to re-examine what Morrison was up to in the late '90s. They're bound to like what they hear.
Posted on 21 March 2019 | 9:05 am
Rock In Peace, Dick Dale and Greg Topper -
Rock In Peace, Dick Dale and Greg Topper OC WeeklyDeath has certainly been going through his Rolodex of late. (You thought a guy who carries a scythe would be on LinkedIn?) The most recent to be made late…
Posted on 21 March 2019 | 7:00 am
'Fats' Domino found stardom at the start of
'Fats' Domino found stardom at the start of rock 'n' roll Loveland Reporter-HeraldWhat would you think of an early rock 'n' roll star so popular that when another budding artist chose his stage name, he selected a play-on-words from the star's ...
Posted on 5 March 2019 | 12:00 am
Fats Domino's "Walkin' to New
Fats Domino's "Walkin' to New Orleans" is given an honorary treatment OffBeat MagazineMitch Woods premieres his rendition of Fats Domino's "Walkin' to New Orleans" just in time for Mardi Gras. It was recorded live at Jazz Fest.
Posted on 4 March 2019 | 12:00 am
Premiere: Mitch Woods toasts Fats Domino's
Premiere: Mitch Woods toasts Fats Domino's birthday on 'Blue Monday' OffBeat MagazinePianist and singer-songwriter Mitch Woods premieres his take on Fats Domino's "Blue Monday" ahead of the release of a new tribute album.
Posted on 26 February 2019 | 12:00 am
Opus Ball: A Tribute to Fats Domino - Very
Opus Ball: A Tribute to Fats Domino Very Local New OrleansJoin us for an evening of dinner, dancing, and entertainment at the LPO's 2019 Opus Ball, A Tribute to Fats Domino, presented by Yulia and John... More is ...
Posted on 25 February 2019 | 12:55 am
Local business leaders remember Fats Domino
Local business leaders remember Fats Domino KALB NewsLocal business leaders honored rock-n-roll pioneer, Fats Domino on Tuesday.
Posted on 19 February 2019 | 12:00 am
Legendary Memphis deejay, Elvis friend
Legendary Memphis deejay, Elvis friend George Klein dies The Daily MemphianLegendary Memphis deejay George Klein, an early member of Elvis' "Memphis Mafia" before it was a thing, has died. Social media lit up with news of Klein's ...
Posted on 7 February 2019 | 12:00 am
Grammy week: Louisiana nominees, Fats
Grammy week: Louisiana nominees, Fats Domino's 5th song to be inducted into Hall of Fame WDSU New OrleansThis year's event will also see late musician Fats Domino have his fifth song inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame.
Posted on 5 February 2019 | 12:00 am
Fats Domino's "I'm Walkin'" named
Fats Domino's "I'm Walkin'" named to Grammy Hall of Fame WWLTV.comFats Domino's 1957 classic song "I'm Walkin'" is one of 25 recordings being inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame. The Recording Academy announced its ...
Posted on 24 January 2019 | 12:00 am
New Orleans Jazz Fest 2019: See the daily
New Orleans Jazz Fest 2019: See the daily lineup of performers NOLA.comFrom Earth, Wind and Fire to Jimmy Buffett, see who is performing each day.
Posted on 15 January 2019 | 12:00 am
Review: ‘On Blueberry Hill’ Looks Back
Review: ‘On Blueberry Hill’ Looks Back in Radiant Regret The New York TimesSebastian Barry's imbalanced new play, set in a Dublin prison, confirms its writer's gift for finding the holiness in the everyday.
Posted on 13 January 2019 | 12:00 am
Daryl Dragon of pop duo Captain and Tennille
Daryl Dragon of pop duo Captain and Tennille dies at 76 ReutersIn this January 2 story corrects year Dragon met Tennille in paragraph 12, clarifies they met before touring with the Beach Boys and that "Love Will Keep Us ...
Posted on 2 January 2019 | 12:00 am
Rock Pioneer Dave Bartholomew Turns 100 -
Rock Pioneer Dave Bartholomew Turns 100 Ultimate Classic RockA look at the life of Dave Bartholomew, who co-wrote and produced many hits for Fats Domino in the '50s.
Posted on 24 December 2018 | 12:00 am
Legendary New Orleans singer Fats Domino
Legendary New Orleans singer Fats Domino dead at 89 The San Diego Union-TribuneOne of the pioneers of early rock 'n' roll, Antoine "Fats" Domino has died at 89. Bob Mezan reports.
Posted on 16 December 2018 | 7:08 pm
I Did Every God Damned Thing Myself: The
I Did Every God Damned Thing Myself: The Dave Bartholomew Century OffBeat MagazineDave Bartholomew celebrates his 100th birthday on Christmas Eve, just as New Orleans fetes its own 300th anniversary, a synchronicity that underscores ...
Posted on 28 November 2018 | 12:00 am
Blake Pontchartrain: Fats Domino's New
Blake Pontchartrain: Fats Domino's New Orleans Style Fried Chicken The AdvocateWhen it opened in 1969, Fats Domino's New Orleans Style Fried Chicken Restaurant was billed as the first in a national chain. The local franchise, at 3440 S.
Posted on 15 October 2018 | 12:00 am