LOUISIANA RED HOT RECORDS:
For over 20 years, Louisiana Red Hot Records has specialized in providing the world with hundreds of richly varied albums including the hottest blues, jazz, R&B, gospel, funk, zydeco, Cajun, pop and rock. LRHR is a leader among Southern independent labels, winning Offbeat Magazine’s Label of the Year award for the past two years.
With an artist-first commitment at its core, Louisiana Red Hot partners with musicians to preserve Louisiana’s rich cultural legacy, and promote the legends of tomorrow.
WHIV-FM MISSION STATEMENT:
Public radio station WHIV (102.3 FM) offers New Orleans community activists a human rights and social justice platform through which they unify local and global communities, while challenging corporate media power. Founded by Dr. MarkAlain Dery to raise awareness of the ongoing HIV crisis in Louisiana, WHIV-FM does not consider itself a radio station with a mission, it is a mission with a radio station.
OffBeat Magazine is the definitive guide to New Orleans and Louisiana’s music, arts, culture and cuisine. OffBeat features news, reviews, interviews and profiles from the streets of the Crescent City and across the Bayou State since 1988, OffBeat Magazine has been distributed for free. OffBeat’s media family also includes the Weekly Beat e-Newsletter, the Louisiana Music Directory online database, OffBeat.com and OffBeat’s social media outlets on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. OffBeat is the media sponsor of the popular annual Best of The Beat Awards, hosted by publisher Jan Ramsey.