The show was recorded at the Shreveport Municipal Auditorium and virtually every major country artist of the time performed a song live for the radio show.
Bon Temps, which means good times in French, is located in the northern part of the state near Shreveport.
Of Shreveport, Louisiana.
It is served by the Arkansas, Louisiana & Gulf, the Little Rock & Monroe, the% Vicksburg, Shreveport & Pacific (Queen & Crescent), and the St Louis, Iron Mountain & Southern railways, and by river steamers plying between New Orleans and Camden, Arkansas.
A third class, those upon the Red river and its branches, are caused mainly by the partial stoppage of the water above Shreveport by the " raft," a mass of drift such as frequently gathers in western rivers, which for a distance of 45 m.