Magnolia Supermarket in New Orleans 9th Ward has a fine assortment of meats for your soul food cooking needs

There’ll be a little hubbub out at the old Hurst Family Restaurant in Kenner, Louisiana for the next month or so. Then the regulars will have the place to themselves. Just like they have since 1946. link Continue Reading

9th Ward Daily Photo via rl reeves jr

A few years ago I was driving home from work and listening to OZ when a song came on that was so pure I had to pull over to the side of the road.

I called the radio station and the DJ informed me that he was spinning Spyboy Shotgun Slim. It’s carnival and Slim puts out some of the best Mardi Gras music you’ve ever heard.

He always gets heavy rotation at the Scrumptious house during the run up to Fat Tuesday.