Toby Dore is the man behind Bodacious Brothers Productions and the recent upsurge in live music at Grant Street Dancehall. Since taking over Grant Street’s booking last month, he’s been filling the club with great live bands on almost every weekend. The Rebirth Brass Band show this weekend was a packed. What else does he have in store? We sat down with Dore to get wish list for bands he’d like to book before the close of 2010.
Top 5 Bands I would like to see at Grant Street before the end of 2010
There will soon be a whole lot of shakin’ going on at Benny’s Sportshack Supplement Depot, a new concept by Opelousas native Benny Nele. Located at 2002 Johnston St., the supplement shop, smoothie bar and café, featuring hot off the press paninis and wraps, plans to open in late May.
Philip deMahy Sr., a once respected New Iberia ad exec, was sentenced May 2 to spend the next two years (he faced up to 100 years) in a state penitentiary after state and federal investigators found dozens of images depicting children engaged in lewd sexual acts on his personal computer.