Mermaids, Music & Mardi Gras

It’s Mardi Gras time in Louisiana, so on this week’s show, we’re bringing
Carnival to you.

We begin with author and songwriter Johnette Downing, who’s also known as
“the pied piper of Louisiana music traditions.” Johnette shares her latest
album, Swamp Romp, which, among other things, seeks to answer the eternal
question, Who put the baby in the king cake?