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Beyond Bourbon Street, an Insider's Guide to New Orleans

Mark Bologna

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Beyond Bourbon Street, an Insider's Guide to New Orleans

Beyond Bourbon Street, an Insider's Guide to New Orleans

Mark Bologna

29
Followers
391
Plays
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Beyond Bourbon Street is the podcast where we explore the food, music, places, people and events that make New Orleans unique. Whether you are planning a trip, currently living in New Orleans or simply wanting a taste of the Crescent City from wherever you are, you’ve come to the right place!

Latest Episodes

Down on the Mississippi River Batture

Today's episode is about the Mississippi River batture. Don't know what that is or where it is? Stay tuned and find out! I am joined by Professor Oliver Houck - an author, professor, and lawyer who has spent much of his life on environmental issues in Louisiana. He also wrote a book specifically about the batture called Down on the Batture.

29 min5 d ago
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Down on the Mississippi River Batture

Q&A Show

In today's episode I answer 18 questions (mostly) about New Orleans. These questions were submitted by listeners like you. We cover everything from how hurricanes impact home prices to the Mother-in-Law lounge, and more.

36 min2 w ago
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Q&A Show

You Ought To Do a Story About Me

Today's episode is the story of a former NFL player from New Orleans, his struggle with addiction, and the unlikely friendship that helped him survive. Jackie Wallace was a star at St. Augustine high school and at the University of Arizona. He was drafted by the Minnesota Vikings and in his seven year career was involved in three Super Bowls. Ted Jackson spent 34 years as a photojournalist with the New Orleans Times Picayune. This story is what happened when he met Jackie Wallace.

50 minOCT 21
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You Ought To Do a Story About Me

New Orleans By The Letters, Part 2

Today's episode is a solo show. It's the 2nd of two parts where I''ll use the ABCs as a roadmap for enjoying New Orleans. I thought this would be a fun challenge for me and a different way of generating ideas about things to do and New Orleans history for you.

36 minOCT 7
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New Orleans By The Letters, Part 2

New Orleans Alphabet Soup, Part I

Today's episode is a solo show. It's the first of two parts where I''ll use the ABCs as a roadmap for enjoying New Orleans. You'll hear interesting stories, history and facts about New Orleans through the lens of the alphabet. I thought this would be a fun challenge for me and a different way of generating ideas about things to do and New Orleans history for you.

2 minSEP 23
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New Orleans Alphabet Soup, Part I

Craft Beer in New Orleans

Today's episode is all about craft beer in New Orleans. It's been several years since we specifically focused on the craft beer scene, and much has changed. We'll discuss the current breweries and trends, and talk about how to enjoy them even during a global pandemic.

53 minSEP 9
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Craft Beer in New Orleans

Listener Questions Answered

Today's episode is a Q&A show where we answer questions from listeners like you.

49 minAUG 26
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Listener Questions Answered

Explore the 64 Parishes Of Louisiana

In today's episode we'll learn about the 64 parishes that comprise the state of Louisiana. We'll learn why we have parishes and not counties. You'll hear interesting stories, history and facts about Louisiana through the lens of our parishes and geography. And, I'll provide you with a tool to explore New Orleans and all of Louisiana from wherever you are. Today, I am joined by Erin Greenwald, Editor-in-Chief of 64 Parishes magazine.

42 minAUG 21
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Explore the 64 Parishes Of Louisiana

How to Experience New Orleans Now

Today’s episode is all about what to do in New Orleans now in the middle of this pandemic. Whether you are here in the city or many miles away, we have something for you.

43 minJUL 20
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How to Experience New Orleans Now

New Orleans Music Madness Part 3

Today’s episode is the 3rd of three in a row about New Orleans music. The Historic New Orleans Collection (THNOC) recently did an online tournament where they matched New Orleans music against each other in an NCAA March Madness style bracket they called Music Madness. Today, I am joined by the bracket's creator, Mr. Eric Seiferth. Eric and I talk through my picks, his methodology, and more. We dive deep into the music and the people who made it.

76 minJUL 2
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New Orleans Music Madness Part 3

Latest Episodes

Down on the Mississippi River Batture

Today's episode is about the Mississippi River batture. Don't know what that is or where it is? Stay tuned and find out! I am joined by Professor Oliver Houck - an author, professor, and lawyer who has spent much of his life on environmental issues in Louisiana. He also wrote a book specifically about the batture called Down on the Batture.

29 min5 d ago
Comments
Down on the Mississippi River Batture

Q&A Show

In today's episode I answer 18 questions (mostly) about New Orleans. These questions were submitted by listeners like you. We cover everything from how hurricanes impact home prices to the Mother-in-Law lounge, and more.

36 min2 w ago
Comments
Q&A Show

You Ought To Do a Story About Me

Today's episode is the story of a former NFL player from New Orleans, his struggle with addiction, and the unlikely friendship that helped him survive. Jackie Wallace was a star at St. Augustine high school and at the University of Arizona. He was drafted by the Minnesota Vikings and in his seven year career was involved in three Super Bowls. Ted Jackson spent 34 years as a photojournalist with the New Orleans Times Picayune. This story is what happened when he met Jackie Wallace.

50 minOCT 21
Comments
You Ought To Do a Story About Me

New Orleans By The Letters, Part 2

Today's episode is a solo show. It's the 2nd of two parts where I''ll use the ABCs as a roadmap for enjoying New Orleans. I thought this would be a fun challenge for me and a different way of generating ideas about things to do and New Orleans history for you.

36 minOCT 7
Comments
New Orleans By The Letters, Part 2

New Orleans Alphabet Soup, Part I

Today's episode is a solo show. It's the first of two parts where I''ll use the ABCs as a roadmap for enjoying New Orleans. You'll hear interesting stories, history and facts about New Orleans through the lens of the alphabet. I thought this would be a fun challenge for me and a different way of generating ideas about things to do and New Orleans history for you.

2 minSEP 23
Comments
New Orleans Alphabet Soup, Part I

Craft Beer in New Orleans

Today's episode is all about craft beer in New Orleans. It's been several years since we specifically focused on the craft beer scene, and much has changed. We'll discuss the current breweries and trends, and talk about how to enjoy them even during a global pandemic.

53 minSEP 9
Comments
Craft Beer in New Orleans

Listener Questions Answered

Today's episode is a Q&A show where we answer questions from listeners like you.

49 minAUG 26
Comments
Listener Questions Answered

Explore the 64 Parishes Of Louisiana

In today's episode we'll learn about the 64 parishes that comprise the state of Louisiana. We'll learn why we have parishes and not counties. You'll hear interesting stories, history and facts about Louisiana through the lens of our parishes and geography. And, I'll provide you with a tool to explore New Orleans and all of Louisiana from wherever you are. Today, I am joined by Erin Greenwald, Editor-in-Chief of 64 Parishes magazine.

42 minAUG 21
Comments
Explore the 64 Parishes Of Louisiana

How to Experience New Orleans Now

Today’s episode is all about what to do in New Orleans now in the middle of this pandemic. Whether you are here in the city or many miles away, we have something for you.

43 minJUL 20
Comments
How to Experience New Orleans Now

New Orleans Music Madness Part 3

Today’s episode is the 3rd of three in a row about New Orleans music. The Historic New Orleans Collection (THNOC) recently did an online tournament where they matched New Orleans music against each other in an NCAA March Madness style bracket they called Music Madness. Today, I am joined by the bracket's creator, Mr. Eric Seiferth. Eric and I talk through my picks, his methodology, and more. We dive deep into the music and the people who made it.

76 minJUL 2
Comments
New Orleans Music Madness Part 3

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