Rick Springfield makes book signing stop in New Orleans - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

80's icon Rick Springfield makes book signing stop in New Orleans

WVUE Photo WVUE Photo

New Orleans, LA - (WVUE)  Rick Springfield, the 80's heartthrob made a stop in New Orleans Wednesday afternoon to sign autographs and take pictures as part of the build-up to the release of his latest book. 

Springfield greeted about 40 to 50 fans at Octavia bookstore. His latest literary creation, "Magnificent Vibrations" follows his New York Times best selling autobiography, "Late, Late at Night."

This time Springfield took on a fiction novel. Springfield said, "I always wanted to write fiction. That's what I started writing as a kid was fiction and then it went into songwriting. But, I've always had it in my mind to continue writing." 

"Magnificent Vibrations" will be released May 6th.

Springfield, 64, is best known for his roll on the soap opera "General Hospital" and his number one hit "Jessie's Girl".

Copyright 2014 WVUE. All rights reserved.

  • NEWSMore>>

  • Large home being renovated in west Gulfport catches fire

    Large home being renovated in west Gulfport catches fire

    Thursday, May 25 2017 10:04 AM EDT2017-05-25 14:04:32 GMT
    4,000 square foot home in west Gulfport catches fire overnight (Photo source: file)4,000 square foot home in west Gulfport catches fire overnight (Photo source: file)

    A large home being renovated in west Gulfport caught fire early Thursday morning. Battalion Chief Chris Henderson with the Gulfport Fire Department says crews were called to the two-story home on Hardy Avenue around 1 a.m. after a neighbor awoke to popping noises and the smell of smoke. Henderson believes renovations to the 4,000 square foot home were almost complete. Fortunately, it took crews only 40 minutes to contain the fire and the home is still salvageable. The owners of the ...

    More >>

    A large home being renovated in west Gulfport caught fire early Thursday morning. Battalion Chief Chris Henderson with the Gulfport Fire Department says crews were called to the two-story home on Hardy Avenue around 1 a.m. after a neighbor awoke to popping noises and the smell of smoke. Henderson believes renovations to the 4,000 square foot home were almost complete. Fortunately, it took crews only 40 minutes to contain the fire and the home is still salvageable. The owners of the ...

    More >>
  • George County battles gang epidemic

    George County battles gang epidemic

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 11:08 PM EDT2017-05-25 03:08:37 GMT

    Nestled in the 484 square miles of rural George County - largely unseen and hidden from the naked eye - is a gang problem fueled by drugs. 

    More >>

    Nestled in the 484 square miles of rural George County - largely unseen and hidden from the naked eye - is a gang problem fueled by drugs. 

    More >>
  • Island View breaks ground on beach casino

    Island View breaks ground on beach casino

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 10:57 PM EDT2017-05-25 02:57:15 GMT

    Island View Casino Resort broke ground Wednesday on a $75 million expansion south of Hwy. 90.

    More >>

    Island View Casino Resort broke ground Wednesday on a $75 million expansion south of Hwy. 90. 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly