David Johnson is a digital media editor at OffBeat, a monthly magazine covering the music and entertainment scene in New Orleans and South Louisiana. He hosts Beat Café, a radio talk show with musicians, music industry professionals, and music scholars, every Wednesday at 9 a.m. on WHIV 102.3 FM. He previously served as editor of publications at the New Orleans Museum of Art. For 24 years he was editor of Louisiana Cultural Vistas, the quarterly magazine of the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities, and its corollary project, KnowLA: The Digital Encyclopedia of Louisiana. Johnson is a board member of the Tennessee Williams & New Orleans Literary Festival and the State Library of Louisiana.