Bryan Martin has worked in the Oilfield for several years so this song is more than just lyrics to him, it is his life. “I was working derricks on H&P Rig 252 and was on day 11 of a 14 day hitch. We were running cement and I was down on the pits watching for returns when I started thinking of how much I missed my kids and wife.” Those feelings started eating away at Martin and that was the seed that turned into “Oilfield Dad.”
Nashville recording artist, and Bayou Chicot native, James Dupre talks about why he recorded this song and made it the title track for his latest album. We're sure glad he did because it is one of our favorites of 2016.
"Louisianne" is a song that has been adopted as a state anthem by many country music fans. No matter where you go you are likely to hear the lyrics of this songs blaring through a set of speakers. From LSU pitcher Alden Cartwright using it as his walk-out song to LSU Football creating their own video to the song and playing it in Tiger Stadium during football games to Drew Brees giving the song a shout out on YouTube, "Louisianne" has certainly found a pretty cool place in the hearts of country music fans all around Louisiana.