About Paul

Promoting Louisiana Music for over 40 years. Opened radio station KBON 101.1FM on May 1997 for the main purpose of being able to promote our local area, mussic & culture everyday, 24/7/365. The format "Variety with a Louisiana Flavor" was the first of it's kind in the world! Others have followed and tried to copy KBON, but KBON still and will always remain a One-Of-A-Kind radio station!!

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KBON IS WITHOUT A DOUBT THE MOST IMPORTANT RADIO STATION IN LOUISIANA FOR LOUISIANA. Other stations may try to copy what we do music wise, but it’s more than just about “playing the music”. It’s about LOVE & CONCERN for the music and believe me listeners can tell the difference. You can fake the love [...]

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KBON 101.1FM… The only station that smells like a Squirrel Gumbo when you walk in the door. Now, DAT’S Louisiana Proud baby!!! The KBON Swamp & Roll Show host Todd Ortego and visitors were treated to a delicious Squirrel & Sausage Gumbo.¬†Maurice Costanya or Arnaudville contributed the meal as well as cooked it. Merci Maurice!!¬†

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Todd Elliott, author of “A ROSE BY MANY OTHER NAMES” came by and visited with me recently for an on-air interview about the book. Todd will be doing book signings this Friday starting at 12: noon at LSUE in the LeDoux Library, as well as Saturday 11:AM to 2:PM at Augie’s Maple Avenue Pharmacy. Please [...]

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An “Early years” Fats Domino doing “AIN’T THAT A SHAME”

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The undisputed “KING OF ZYDEO”!

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