The Radiators are bringing their "fish head music" to southwest Louisiana. In celebration of the New Orleans' band's 30-year anniversary, The Radiators will play three shows as part of the Louisiana Crossroads music series. The first show kicks off on Wednesday, Jan. 28 at Central School Theater in Lake Charles and will broadcast live on KRVS 88.7 FM. A second show will take place in New Iberia on Thursday, Jan. 29 at the Sliman Theater. And the final show will be held in Lafayette at the Vermilionville Performance Center on Friday, Jan. 30.
Frank’s Casing Crew, now doing business as Frank’s International, will make its final appearance on ABiz’s list of the Top 50 Privately Held Companies in Acadiana this year, and once again, it will likely be at the top with more than $1 billion in annual revenues. The 75-year-old company specializing in tubular fabrication and installation services to the oil and gas industry plans to go public this year.
The defeat, or rather highjacking of House Bill 420 in the final days of this year's Legislative Session, say Reps. Vincent Pierre and Terry Landry, is the result of the propaganda spread by one unidentified local media outlet and an unnamed former state Representative, but nothing to do with the original legislation's lack of checks, balances or details.
He’s a singer. A songwriter. A piano man. A family man. He’s even got his own Wikipedia entry. He’s David Egan. And he knows ancient secrets about the monolithic stones of Stonehenge that he’s not willing to share.