Rhythms on the River returns in all its glory this fall 2010 season with a spectacular line-up of Acadiana musicians. This season’s roster goes from the blue-eyed R&B of Marc Broussard to the zydeco soul of Terrance Simien & the Zydeco Experience.
All Rhythms on the River concerts are free, open to the general public, and take place in the River Ranch Town Square in Lafayette.
Rhythms on the River 2010 fall series:
9.30.10 - Marc Broussard (Bayou Soul)
10.07.10 - Pine Leaf Boys (Cajun)
10.14.10 - Louisiana Red (Variety 50’s, 60’s, Pop & Cajun)
10.21.10 - 5th Avenue (Variety)
10.28.10 - Nik-L-Beer (Variety)
11.04.10 - GTO & the “D” Street Brass Band (Retro rock)
11.11.10 - Terrance Simien & the Zydeco Experience (Zydeco)
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.