new orleans

What Is Mardi Gras?- Facts You Need To Know
You’ve heard this term many times and you generally associate it with some crazy parties in New Orleans, right?  Women lifting their shirts for some cheap plastic beads, lots of drinking, parades, and Bourbon Street is packed to the gills with people of all cultures enjoying one…
Fogerty To Celebrate Anniversary Aboard Proud Mary
John Fogerty will celebrate his 20th wedding anniversary with a visit to the bayou. He and his wife, Julie, will board a Mississippi River boat on Saturday in New Orleans. The boat will be renamed the Proud Mary for the day. Fogerty says even though they were married in Indiana, he couldn&CloseCurly…
Moody Blues Collect Instruments For Kids
The Moody Blues will collect musical instruments on their upcoming tour for kids who can’t afford them. They’ve teamed up with Ear Candy Charity to collect slightly used instruments at their tour stops. They’ll even issue a receipt for tax purposes...
Chip’s Clip – The Animals – House Of The Rising Sun
Also called "House of the Rising Sun" or occasionally "Rising Sun Blues", it tells of a life gone wrong in New Orleans. The most successful commercial version was recorded by the English rock group The Animals in 1964, which was a number one hit in the United…