Posted: May 28, 2012 5:04 AM by AP
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Office of Tourism is launching a website for visitors to sample the state's musical offerings and plan a music-themed vacation.
The site is www.LouisianaSoundtrack.com . A news release from Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne's office says it contains audio and video of indigenous music including jazz, Cajun and zydeco.
Visitors can also learn about the heritage and evolution of Louisiana music, and information on venues and events showcasing that music.
The site also features listings and links to information about Louisiana's major music festivals, live music venues, historical music sites, recurring concert series and jam sessions.