Throwback Thursday: “we were chess players”

Originally published at July 15, 2015. By Dennis Fritzinger we were chess players once, and young; our songs are sung, our bells are rung. our names, that once tripped off the tongue, are now less than a heap of dung. while victory strews her wreaths among the present gen […]

Time Running Out — Vote NOW for LYNN DRURY 1

Vote in the Offbeat “Best of the Beat” Music Awards for Jude Acers’ favorite New Orleans singer/songwriter, Lynn Drury. And keep an eye out: Lynn Drury’s new album, “High Tide,” is out April 5, 2024. She will have a release party at 8 p.m., April 13, at the Maple Leaf […]

Gambit Promotes ‘The Man in the Red Beret’ Screening

For the full article by Will Coviello, go here. P.S. A couple factual errors in the article: Acers graduated high school in Mandeville, not Kenner. And he was 6-years-old, not 4, when he mother perished in an airplane crash.