KBON 101.1FM… The Station Acadiana Chooses for CAJUN, ZYDECO, SWAMP POP & MUCH MORE!

KBON features Variety Music with a “Louisiana Flavor”… Monday & Tuesday night with Tanya… 6: to 10:pm Wednesday Night: SPICY CAJUN SHOW with Layton… 6: to 10:pm Thursday Night: SWAMP & ROLL SHOW with Todd… 6: to 10:pm Friday Bon Temps Roule’ Show with Tonya… 6 to 12:midnight Saturday morning with Tom Vonche… 5 to 7:am Sunday Afternoon [...]

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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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The Featured Album Series for March 8, 2012

Join “LOUISIANA PROUD” KBON 101.1FM this Thursday, March 8th from 6AM till 5PM for the Featured Album Series. This Thursday we’re doing something a lil bit different this week. Instead of featuring a CD, we’ll be featuring the music of Jamey Bearb. He’s part of the musical talent that’ll be on board this years KBON [...]

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The Featured Album Series for March 1, 2012

Join “LOUISIANA PROUD” KBON 101.1FM every Thursday between 6AM and 5PM for the Featured Album Series. Every hour we’ll spin a tune from our featured CD. Thursday, March 1st, we’ll be featuring “The Essential Belton Richard Collection.” The Featured Album Series is brought to you by Chez Francois Seafood located next to the railroad tracks [...]

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The Featured Album Series for February 23, 2012

Join “LOUISIANA PROUD” KBON 101.1FM every Thursday from 6AM-5PM for the Featured Album Series. Every hour we spin a tune from our featured CD. This Thursday we will be spinning the debut from Cajun On Demand titled “Delivering Sounds Of Louisiana.” Cajun On Demand or C.O.D. as they’re known, features many seasoned veterans who’ve been [...]

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The Featured Album Series for February 16, 2012

Join “LOUISIANA PROUD” KBON 101.1FM every Thursday for the Featured Album Series. Every Thursday between 6AM and 5PM we spin a tune from our featured CD. This Thursday, February 16th, we’ll be featuring the debut from The Backwood Boyz titled “Till The End Of Our Days.” www.thebackwoodboyz.com The Featured Album Series is brought to you [...]

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