New Orleans http://wvxu.org en "The French Quarter Drinking Companion" for your trip to New Orleans http://wvxu.org/post/french-quarter-drinking-companion-your-trip-new-orleans <p>If your travel plans include a trip to New Orleans, and you are thinking about imbibing at some of the local taverns, there’s a book that’s perfect for you. David Delegator talks with <strong>Allison Alsup</strong>, one of the authors behind the new book <a href="http://www.amazon.com/French-Quarter-Drinking-Companion-Allison/dp/1455618152/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1384360085&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=the+french+quarter+drinking+companion"><strong>The French Quarter Drinking Companion</strong></a>. She and her co-authors visited 100 bars in the Big Easy to compile this book, covering the upscale and the hole-in-the-wall establishments.</p><p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 05:00:00 +0000 David Delegator 19820 at http://wvxu.org "The French Quarter Drinking Companion" for your trip to New Orleans Ernie K-Doe: The R&B Emperor of New Orleans http://wvxu.org/post/ernie-k-doe-rb-emperor-new-orleans <p>Cincinnati native <strong>Ben Sandmel</strong> has studied music and musicians during his career, and now living in New Orleans, he has written about one of the true pioneers of R&amp;B music in his new book <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Ernie-K-Doe-The-Emperor-Orleans/dp/0917860608/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1356709841&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=ernie+k-doe"><strong>Ernie K-Doe: The R&amp;B Emperor of New Orleans</strong></a>. The author was recently a part of the Books by the Banks book festival in Cincinnati, and recently spoke by phone with David Delagator to talk about this interesting artist, best known for his hit <strong><em>Mother in Law</em></strong>.</p><p> Fri, 04 Jan 2013 05:32:20 +0000 David Delegator 7614 at http://wvxu.org Ernie K-Doe: The R&B Emperor of New Orleans Author James Lee Burke http://wvxu.org/post/author-james-lee-burke <p>Bestselling author<strong> James Lee Burke</strong> is back with another novel in the <em>Dave Robicheaux</em> detective series, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Creole-Belle-Dave-Robicheaux-Novel/dp/1451648138/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1345643929&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=creole+belle">Creole Belle</a>, and David Delegator talks with the author about this iconic character and this newest adventure.</p> Fri, 24 Aug 2012 06:00:20 +0000 David Delegator 2871 at http://wvxu.org Author James Lee Burke