The Deep South USA Blog
Malaco Records Story on BBC Radio 2
BBC Radio 2 tells the story of Malaco Records, an independent soul & blues record label based in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mardi Gras Season is just around the corner!
Parade season begins on the 6th January and the final day is Mardi Gras Day, or Fat Tuesday, on the 9th February 2016. This is a time for parties, parades and balls with a variety of Mardi Gras Season celebrations throughout Louisiana.
Tom Hiddleston plays Hank Williams in forthcoming movie I Saw The Light
Tom Hiddleston has released the first clip of his forthcoming movie I Saw The Light, which tells the story of country music star and Alabama legend Hank Williams. A pretty good singing voice and lookalike don't you think?
Who wouldn't want snow every night?
The Marriott Shoals Hotel & Spa in Florence, Alabama will have snow every evening until Christmas and to make your holiday even brighter you can have breakfast with Santa, Mrs. Claus and a few cheeky elves too.
CMA's big winners are coming to the UK & Ireland
The CMA Awards takes place in Nashville at the Bridgestone Arena every November and this year’s big winner at The 49th Annual CMA Awards was Chris Stapleton and with his duet with Justin Timberlake he definitely stole the show in our eyes! And find out which winners are coming to C2C next year...
Family Fun All The Way From New Orleans to Orlando
The clocks have changed, the leaves have fallen and the temperature has definitely dropped so I’m reminiscing about one of the best family holidays we’ve ever had this summer on our US roadtrip from New Orleans to Orlando….
Memphis Music Hall of Fame inducts seven more
Justin Timberlake, Scotty Moore, Sam & Dave are among this weekend's honorees
The Carnival Fantasy cruise ship is returning to Mobile, Alabama
Miami-based Carnival Cruise Line and the city of Mobile, Alabama are bringing the cruise ship back to the city's port for future cruises, the first time in nearly four years.
Muscle Shoals Sound Studio Renovation
The historic Muscle Shoals Sound Studio will undergo a complete renovation, which started beginning of September.
Andy Mossack travels through Kentucky and realises it's so much more than bourbon and horses....which are pretty great too! Kentucky surprised Andy. A lot. He fully expected plenty of horses, bourbon and bluegrass and ended up experiencing a state with many more aspects to it.