The Bad Roads take the stage tonight at Vermilionville as part of the Louisiana Crossroads music series. The band rocked Lake Charles in a live broadcast on KRVS 88.7 FM. Tonight, the Roads make it back into Lafayette with their south Louisiana rock. The Bad Roads are Buz Clark on vocals, Bruce MacDonald and Briant Smith on electric guitar, Steve Morrow on bass, and Danny Kimball on drums and vocals. Special guests will be David Egan on the keyboard and Pat Breaux on the sax.
Advance tickets to tonight's show and another performance tomorrow night at the Sliman Theater in New Iberia are $10. You can order them online, charge by phone at (337) 233-7060, or pick them up at the Acadiana Center for the Arts in downtown Lafayette.
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.