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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Debunking the Alleged Origin of the Word “Coonass”

by Shane K. Bernard Reposted with permission from Bayou Teche Dispatches The thing I enjoy most about being a historian is the detective work — piecing together clues in search of historical facts. And sometimes that search results in the debunking of myths.Take the alleged etymology (that is, word origin) of the term coonass, an [...]

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KBON 101.1fm is the station Acadiana chooses to hear our local music!

KBON NOW FEATURES MORE LOCAL MUSIC DAILY THAN EVER!!     Besides more Louisiana music in the daily format, KBON also features 100% Louisiana music overnight, everynight!

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Join Tanya Ardoin on Sundays from 12: noon to 5:pm, as she resumes the Sunday afternoon hours.

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Thanks for supporting our wonderful local musicians!

They are so important to our local area & culture, as well as important to our state economy. Lose our unique music and we lose our identity in the world! It is the responsibility of all to assure that will never happen. KBON is doing it’s part. Thanks for doing yours!

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