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Scroll down for A) Festivals.  B) Featured accommodations.  C) Monthly club/event listings D) Extra info.

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2021 CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI, FESTIVAL UPDATES:

- 1/29-31, 2021 - "Pandemic-ly modified" 11th Clarksdale Film & Music Festival - www.clarksdalefilmfestival.com

- 4/15-18, 2021 - "Pandemic-ly modified" Juke Joint Festival & Related Events w/Kingfish, Rev Peyton's Big Damn Band, Super Chikan and 100 more blues acts (headline event Sat., 4/17/21) - www.jukejointfestival.com

- 4/18, 2021 - "Pandemic-ly modified" Cat Head Mini Blues Fest (post-JJF), www.cathead.biz

- 5/8, 2021 - "Pandemic-ly modified" 15th Clarksdale Caravan Music Fest (Cat Head/Bluesberry/Bad Apple Blues Club) - www.clarksdalecaravan.com

- 5/8, 2021 - Crossroads Blues, Brews & BBQ Fest - New downtown event! - www.bamfestms.com

- 5/29, 2021 - 3rd Red's Old-Timers Blues Fest MOVED TO LABOR DAY WEEKEND 2021.

- 5/29, 2021 - Goat Fest VII, outdoors in Hopson Commissary courtyard - www.facebook.com/GOAT-FEST-III-568833646616346/

- 5/28-29, 2021 - Ground Zero Blues Club 20th annivesary weekend of blues - groundzerobluesclub.com.

- 6/19, 2021 - Birthplace of American Music (BAM) Fest - annual event returns - www.bamfestms.com

- 8/13-15, 2021 - 33rd Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival - www.sunflowerfest.org

- 8/14-15, 2021 - Cat Head 19th Anniversary - www.cathead.biz

- 9/4, 2021 - NEW DATE - 3rd Red's Old-Timers Blues Fest on Sat of Labor Day Weekend (downtown) - LINEUP BELOW IN DATE LISTINGS!

- 9/4-5, 2021 - Mag Fest w/JP Soars & the Red Hots and opener Stan Street Band at Juke Joint Chapel (Shack Up Inn) on Sat 9/4 at 8pm (cover), AND Black Water Trio in Hopson Courtyard on Sun 9/5 at 2pm (no cover, free BBQ).

- 9/9-10 - Yazoo Yaupon & Delta Arts District present Huckin' Around — A celebration of the Mississippi River, its culture, ecology, and history; info https://www.facebook.com/events/340626014394105.

- 9/27-10/1, 2021 - Bad Apple Blues Guitar Workshop, https://www.facebook.com/badapplebluesclub.

- 10/2, 2021 - Bad Apple Blues Festival, https://www.facebook.com/badapplebluesclub.

- 10/1-2, 2021 - Mighty Roots Music Festival at Stovall Farm, www.mightyrootsmusicfestival.com.

- 10/8-10, 2021 - Cat Head 19th Anniversary Celebration Part II w/music each day - www.cathead.biz.

- 10/10, 2021 - DUE TO KING BISCUIT CANCELLATION (pandemic), stay tuned on Super Blues Sunday: Tentatively including... Cat Head Mini Blues Fest (9am), Bluesberry Cafe Blues Breakfast (10am), Delta Blues Museum special hours (noon), Ground Zero Blues Club blues brunch (11am), Hopson Commissary/Shack Up Inn's Pinetop Perkins Celebration (3pm), Levon's Sunday Ramble (3:30pm), Hooker Grocer + Eatery (5pm), Red's Juke Joint Jam (7pm), Bad Apple Blues Club (7pm) and more!

- 10/14-17, 2021 - Deep Blues Fest (official and related blues & roots music events), www.deepbluesfest.com

- 10/14-16, 2021 - Mississippi Delta Tennessee Williams Festival, https://deltawilliamsfestival.com/

- 10/28-31, 2021 - Hambone Festival & Related Events w/Watermelon Slim, Johnny Rawls, Stan Street & more (outside and inside Hambone Gallery plus at Shack Up Inn), http://www.stanstreet.com/hambone-festival.html

- 10/29-30, 2021 - Cruz’n The Crossroads Car & Truck Show, facebook.com/cruznthecrossroads.

PLAN NOW FOR 2022!

- 1/28-30, 2022 - Clarksdale Film & Music Festival ("small but mighty") - www.clarksdalefilmfestival.com

- 4/21-24, 2022 - Juke Joint Festival & Related Events w/100 more blues acts; our biggest festival - www.jukejointfestival.com

- 4/24, 2022 - Cat Head 20th Anniversary Mini Blues Fest (post-JJF), www.cathead.biz

- 5/7, 2022 - Clarksdale Caravan Music Fest (Cat Head/Bluesberry/Bad Apple Blues Club) - www.clarksdalecaravan.com

- 5/28, 2022 - 4th Red's Old-Timers Blues Fest returns to Memorial Day Weekend (downtown).

- 5/27-28, 2022 - Goat Fest VIII, outdoors (usually Hopson/Shack Up venues) - www.facebook.com/GOAT-FEST-III-568833646616346/

- Memorial Day Weekend 2022 - Ground Zero Blues Club 21th anniversary weekend of blues - groundzerobluesclub.com.

- 6/18, 2022- Birthplace of American Music (BAM) Fest - www.bamfestms.com.

- 6/22-24, 2022 - Pinetop Perkins Experience Workshop, culminating in Friday public show, pinetopperkinsfoundation.org/workshop.

- 7/16, 2022 - Crossroads Blues, Brews, & BBQ Festival- www.bamfestms.com.

- 8/12-14, 2022 - 34th Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival - www.sunflowerfest.org.

- 8/13-15, 2022 - Cat Head 20th Anniversary Weekend, www.cathead.biz.

- usually Fall 2022 - annual Mag Fest (organized by the Magnuson brothers).

- 9/26-30, 2022 - Bad Apple Blues Guitar Workshop, https://www.facebook.com/badapplebluesclub.

- 9/30-10/1, 2022- Mighty Roots Music Festival at Stovall Farm, www.mightyrootsmusicfestival.com.

- 10/1, 2022 - Bad Apple Blues Guitar Festival, https://www.facebook.com/badapplebluesclub.

- 10/5-8, 2022 - near Clarksdale, MS, in Helena, AR - King Biscuit Blues Festival & Symposium, kingbiscuitfestival.com

- 10/9, 2022 - Cat Head Mini Blues Fest (post-Biscuit) - www.cathead.biz.

- 10/9, 2022 - Super Blues Sunday: Tentatively including... Cat Head Mini Blues Fest (9am), Bluesberry Cafe Blues Breakfast (10am), Delta Blues Museum special hours (noon), Ground Zero Blues Club blues brunch (11am), Hopson Commissary/Shack Up Inn's Pinetop Perkins Celebration (3pm), Levon's Sunday Ramble (3:30pm), Hooker Grocer + Eatery (5pm), Red's Juke Joint Jam (7pm), Bad Apple Blues Club (7pm) and more!

- 10/13-16, 2022 - Deep Blues Fest (official and related blues & roots music events), www.deepbluesfest.com

- 10/14-15, 2022 - 30th Mississippi Delta Tennessee Williams Festival, https://deltawilliamsfestival.com/

- 10/27-30, 2022 - Hambone Festival & Related Events, http://www.stanstreet.com/hambone-festival.html

- 10/28-29, 2022 - Cruz’n The Crossroads Car & Truck Show, facebook.com/cruznthecrossroads.

MORE EVENT INFORMATION:

- Visit Clarksdale Tourism, (lodging, maps, free app, festivals & more) https://www.visitclarksdale.com/

- Mississippi Blues Trail, www.msbluestrail.org

- Highway 61 blogspot, https://highway61music.blogspot.com/

- City of Clarksdale, http://www.cityofclarksdale.org/
- Clarksdale/CC Chamber of Commerce, http://www.clarksdale-ms.com

- Mississippi Tourism (MDA - tourism), www.visitmississippi.org

BLUES ON THE DELTA'S RADIO DIAL:
- XRDS.FM - Clarksdale blues 'n roots music radio, https://www.internet-radio.com/station/xrds/
- MPB Radio/Hwy 61 Radio Show - http://www.mpbonline.org/highway61/
- KFFA 1360AM - "King Biscuit Time", 12:15pm weekdays, http://www.kffa.com/2015/11/11/king-biscuit-time-show-audio/

WATCH THIS FREE FILM BY TED REED PRODUCTIONS (click logo):

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CAT HEAD MUSIC CALENDAR... keep scrolling, y'all!

MISSISSIPPI BLUES TRAIL CALENDAR: msbluestrail.org/calendar

LIVING BLUES MAGAZINE TOUR GUIDE:

http://digital.livingblues.com/publication/?i=226901#%7B%22issue_id%22:226901,%22page%22:1%7D
AMERICANA MUSIC TRIANGLE: americanamusictriangle.com

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Cat Head Blues Store is OPEN EVERY DAY at 11am! "Yes, Cat Head is still masking up, please. Need a mask? We have free ones inside the door. Shop in-person Monday-Friday from 11am-4pm, Saturday till 5pm & Sunday 11-3. (Open patriotic holidays, incl. LABOR DAY 11-2. Only closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Year's Day.) Or SHOP ONLINE on this website 24/7. Thanks, y'all!" - Roger Stolle, owner.

OCT-NOV 2021

PLEASE HELP US PUT ON MORE MUSIC: Please #VisitMSresponsibly. Many of our musicians, artists and club owners are older or have pre-existing conditions. Please stay home when sick, social distance when indoors, mask up when asked... and please get vaccinated as soon as you can. FIND YOUR VAX: https://www.vaccines.gov/results/?zipcode=38614. This "Delta variant" ain't playin' around. Thanks, y'all.

SOUNDS AROUND TOWN CALENDAR
Definitions for calendar below:

- "VIRTUAL" - Strictly live-streaming via LiveFromClarksdale.org; closed to public.
- "PUBLIC" - Live, in-person music open to the public (but not live-streamed).
- "PUBLIC/VIRTUAL" - Watch online or in-person; the best of both worlds!!

All times Clarksdale CDT. Please safe and courteous, y'all, and observe individual health & safety requests.

For many "VIRTUAL" shows, watch via www.livefromclarksdale.org (or check venue or musician's Facebook page):

Keep up with blues news, Clarksdale happenings and more w/CAT HEAD UPDATE newsletter: https://www.mynewsletterbuilder.com/email/newsletter/1415259640.

Friday, 10/1 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 10/1-2 - Mighty Roots Music Festival, starring Mystic Bowie's Talking Dreads, Mohead & more... plus BLUES LATE NIGHT... 5:30pm-2am at Stovall Farm, www.mightyrootsmusicfestival.com...  PLUS, LiveFromClarksdale.org live-streams Mohead (6:45pm).

- 9/27-10/1 - Bad Apple Blues Guitar Workshop — email badapplebluesclub@gmail.com for details.

- 7pm-9pm - PUBLIC - Lala Craig at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

- 7pm - PUBLIC - Jesse Cotton Stone at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Lucious Spiller Band at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Saturday, 10/2 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 10/1-2 - Mighty Roots Music Festival, starring Deer Tick, Jarekus Singleton & more... plus BLUES LATE NIGHT... 1pm-2am at Stovall Farm, www.mightyrootsmusicfestival.com.

- 10/2 - Bad Apple Blues Festival - 1PM-8PM in backyard - starring RL Boyce, Little Willie Farmer, Miss Australia "Honeybee" Jones, Sean "Bad" Apple, Lucious Spiller, Bill Abel & more, https://www.facebook.com/badapplebluesclub.

- 7pm - PUBLIC - Lucious Spiller Blues Band at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

- 8pm - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Terry "Big T" Williams at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley) and via LiveFromClarksdale.org.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Jesse Cotton Stone & Deak Harp on Harp Shack Stage (8152 Old Highway 49 S).

Sunday, 10/3 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 10am - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Blues Breakfast w/Jesse Cotton Stone in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

- 1pm - VIRTUAL - Mississippi Marshall live-streams blues on Mississippi Marshall Facebook page.

- 1pm - VIRTUAL - Clarksdale Stuck in the House Party w/Gary Vincent and guest (on Gary Vincent's business Facebook page).

- 2pm - PUBLIC - Free conversation & performance w/Muddy Waters' grand-nephew Keith Johnson & DSU Delta Center director Rolando Herts on CAT HEAD store's front porch at 252 Delta Ave. (bring a lawn chair) via LiveFromClarksdale.org and in-person w/social distancing outside and masks inside. Shop store 11-4; event at 2pm.

- 5pm-7pm - PUBLIC - Tony Boyd at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

- 7pm - PUBLIC - Mark "Mule Man" Massey at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

Monday, 10/4 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 6pm - PUBLIC - Tony Boyd plays Hopson Happy Hour (001 Commissary Circle).

- 7pm - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Blues Dinner w/Lucious Spiller & Harvell/Dion Thomas(updated from published schedule) in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

Tuesday, 10/5 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 7pm - PUBLIC - Jesse Cotton Stone at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

Wednesday, 10/6- Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 7:30pm - PUBLIC - Lucious Spiller plays Red's Lounge; limited seating, social distancing, masking and other health protocols in place.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Jax Nassar Hump Day Jam at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Thursday, 10/7 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 3pm-8pm - PUBLIC - Sean "Bad" Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Lala Craig at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Friday, 10/8 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 12 noon - PUBLIC - 19th Anniversary Weekend II w/FREE 'live' blues by Randy "19th Street" Red on CAT HEAD front porch (252 Delta Ave.); bring a lawn chair; social distancing outside; masks inside.

- 3pm-8pm - PUBLIC - Sean "Bad" Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

- 7pm-9pm - PUBLIC - Lightnin' Malcolm at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

- 7pm - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Hopeless Case Blues Band at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.) and online.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Lucious Spiller Blues Band at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

- 8:30pm - PUBLIC - Randy "19th Street Red" Cohen busks on sidewalk for tips, near Bluestown Music (317 Delta Ave.).

- 9pm - PUBLIC - Mr. Sipp debuts at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley) plus via LiveFromClarksdale.org.

Saturday, 10/9 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 9am-1pm - PUBLIC - Hazardous Waste Recycling event at Coahoma County Courthouse (111 First St. Parking Lot/corner of Court & Yazoo); 662-645-9713 for detail.

- 12 noon - PUBLIC - 19th Anniversary Weekend II w/FREE 'live' blues by Terry "Harmonica" Bean on CAT HEAD front porch (252 Delta Ave.); bring a lawn chair; social distancing outside; masks inside.

- 3pm-8pm - PUBLIC - Sean "Bad" Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

- 7pm - VIRTUAL - The Arkansas Bros. send "LOVE From Clarksdale" to King Biscuit Blues Festival friends all over the world via LiveFromClarksdale.org.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Terry "Big T" Williams & Family Blues Band at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Anthony "Big A" Sherrod & Allstars at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

- 8:30pm - PUBLIC - Randy "19th Street Red" Cohen busks on sidewalk for tips, near Bluestown Music (317 Delta Ave.).

Sunday, 10/10 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 10am - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Blues Breakfast w/Lightnin' Malcolm in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

- 12 noon - PUBLIC - 19th Anniversary Weekend II w/FREE 'live' blues by Jesse Cotton Stone on CAT HEAD front porch (252 Delta Ave.); bring a lawn chair; social distancing outside; masks inside.

- 1pm - VIRTUAL - Mississippi Marshall live-streams blues on Mississippi Marshall Facebook page.

- 1pm - VIRTUAL - Clarksdale Stuck in the House Party w/Gary Vincent and guest (on Gary Vincent's business Facebook page).

- 4pm & 6pm - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - In honor of the usual (postponed) Pinetop Perkins Homecoming... 4PM Kenny Brown plays Shack Up Inn PLUS via LiveFromClarksdale.org; 6PM Lightnin' Malcolm hosts in-person blues jam!

- 5pm-7pm - PUBLIC - Jesse Cotton Stone at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

- 7pm - PUBLIC - Terry "Big T" Williams at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

Monday, 10/11 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 6pm - PUBLIC - Happy hour w/music by Seth & Walt at Hopson Commissary (001 Commissary Circle).

- 7pm - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Blues Dinner w/Watermelon Slim & Jesse Cotton Stone in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

Tuesday, 10/12 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Bluesman Randy "19th Street Red" Cohen busks on sidewalk near Hambone Gallery on E 2nd Street; tip tip tip... and BYOB!

Wednesday, 10/13- Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 3pm-6pm - PUBLIC - Sean "Bad" Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

- 7:30pm - PUBLIC - Lucious Spiller plays Red's Lounge; limited seating, social distancing, masking and other health protocols in place.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Deak Harp at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Thursday, 10/14 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 10/14-17 - DEEP BLUES FEST at NEW ROXY(Proof of Covid vaccine & ID required for entry, please.), www.deepbluesfest.com; Thursday: All-Seeing Eyes - 8PM, GravelRoad - 9PM.

- 10/14-16 - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Mississippi Delta Tennessee Williams Festival - This year's amazing event includes porch plays, panel discussions, student monologues, TNW Rectory Museum visits, evening receptions, movie screening, live-streams, special music and more; plus Jaxx Nassar music (Jaxx also via LiveFromClarksdale.org, 6pm). JAM-PACKED SCHEDULE at deltawilliamsfestival.com.

- 3pm-6pm - PUBLIC - Sean "Bad" Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

- 3pm - PUBLIC - Robin "SUPERBAD" Lane on Cat Head's Deep Blues Fest Busking Stage (252 Delta Ave.).

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Terry "Big T" Williams at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Blues Jam w/Bill "Howl-N-Madd" & Shy Perry at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

- 8pm - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Jam Night w/Stan Street & Lala Craig at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.) and online.

Friday, 10/15 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 10/14-17 - DEEP BLUES FEST at NEW ROXY (Proof of Covid vaccine & ID required for entry, please.), www.deepbluesfest.com; Friday: Alvin Youngblood Hart's Muscle Theory - 8PM (also via LiveFromClarksdale.org), Jimbo Mathus - 9PM.

- 10/14-16 - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Mississippi Delta Tennessee Williams Festival - This year's amazing event includes porch plays, panel discussions, student monologues, TNW Rectory Museum visits, evening receptions, movie screening, live-streams, special music and more — including performances by Jaxx Nassar and Lucious Spiller. JAM-PACKED SCHEDULE at deltawilliamsfestival.com.

- 1pm-3pm - PUBLIC - Todd Roth at Hambone (111 E 2nd St.).

- 2pm - PUBLIC - Little Bear (of Red on Yellow Band) on Cat Head's Deep Blues Fest Busking Stage (252 Delta Ave.).

- 3pm-6pm - PUBLIC - Sean "Bad" Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaqaquena).

- 3pm - PUBLIC - Robin "SUPERBAD" Lane busks in front of Deak Harp's harmonica shop (13 Third  St.).

- 4pm - PUBLIC - Deep Blues Festival "Benefactors Ball" — advance tix required via DBF — w/Little Willie Farmer at The Den (220 Yazoo Ave.).

- 6-8pm - PUBLIC - All Seeing Eyes at Shack Up Inn (001 Commissary Circle Rd.).

- 7pm-9pm - PUBLIC - Mississippi Marshall at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

- 7pm - PUBLIC - Big A & Allstars (7pm) & Lucious Spiller (8pm) at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Robert Kimbrough Sr. Blues Connection at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

- 8:30pm - PUBLIC - Randy "19th Street Red" Cohen busks on sidewalk for tips, near Bluestown Music (317 Delta Ave.).

- 10pm - PUBLIC - Free show/BYOB with All Seeing Eyes (proof of Covid vaccine required) at The Den (220 Yazoo Ave.).

Saturday, 10/16 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 10/14-17 - DEEP BLUES FEST at NEW ROXY (Proof of Covid vaccine & ID required for entry, please.), www.deepbluesfest.com; Saturday: Free daytime Knick Knack Records Show: GravelRoad with The Maness Brothers and Tyler Keith - 1PM, Left Lane Cruiser - 8PM, Sister Dynamite - 9PM.

- 10/14-16 - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Mississippi Delta Tennessee Williams Festival - This year's amazing event includes porch plays, panel discussions, student monologues, TNW Rectory Museum visits, evening receptions, movie screening, live-streams, special music and more — including performances by Jaxx Nassar and Lucious Spiller. JAM-PACKED SCHEDULE at deltawilliamsfestival.com.

- 11am-5pm - PUBLIC - Cat Head's Deep Blues Fest Busking Stage, starring Libby Rae Watson (11AM, also via LiveFromClarksdale.org), Todd Roth (1PM), Tom Ward "I Died and Went to Mississippi" book signing (2PM) & Shaun Marsh (3PM) - FREE on front porch (252 Delta Ave.).

- 3pm-8pm (expanded hours!) - PUBLIC - Sean "Bad" Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Lucious Spiller Blues Band at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Keith Johnson & Clarksdale Blues Revue at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Open Mic/Karaoke "Night of Blues" at Thee Spot (256 Delta Ave.); message 662-645-1019 or Facebook (Tre Taylor) for info.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Robert Kimbrough Sr at Hambone (111 E 2nd St.).

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Deak Harp on Harp Shack Stage (8152 old Highway 49 S Clarksdale MS).

- 8:30pm - PUBLIC - Randy "19th Street Red" Cohen busks on sidewalk for tips, near Bluestown Music (317 Delta Ave.).

- 10pm - PUBLIC - Free show/BYOB with GravelRoad & Maness Bros (proof of Covid vaccine required) at The Den (220 Yazoo Ave.).

Sunday, 10/17 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 10am - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Blues Breakfast w/Robert Kimbrough Sr in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

- 12 noon - PUBLIC - Juke Jones plays Cat Head's Deep Blues Fest Busking Stage (252 Delta Ave.).

- 12 noon - PUBLIC - Comin' Up Muddy plays Levon's for DBF blues brunch (232 Sunflower Ave.).

- 10/14-17 - DEEP BLUES FEST at NEW ROXY (Proof of Covid vaccine & ID required for entry, please.), www.deepbluesfest.com; Sunday: The Wilkins Sisters - 2PM.

- 1pm - VIRTUAL - Mississippi Marshall live-streams blues on Mississippi Marshall Facebook page.

- 1pm - VIRTUAL - Clarksdale Stuck in the House Party w/Gary Vincent and guest (on Gary Vincent's business Facebook page).

- 5pm-7pm - PUBLIC - Live music TBA at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

- 7pm - PUBLIC - Mark "Mule Man" Massey at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

Monday, 10/18 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 6pm - PUBLIC - Happy hour w/music by Alanna Mosley at Hopson Commissary (001 Commissary Circle).

- 7pm - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Blues Dinner w/Lucious Spiller in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

Tuesday, 10/19 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Lucious Spiller at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

Wednesday, 10/20- Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 3pm-6pm - PUBLIC - Sean "Bad" Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

- 7:30pm - PUBLIC - Lucious Spiller plays Red's Lounge; limited seating, social distancing, masking and other health protocols in place.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Jax Nassar’s Hump Day Jam at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Thursday, 10/21 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 3pm-6pm - PUBLIC - Sean "Bad" Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

- 8pm - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Jam Night w/Stan Street & Lala Craig at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.) and online.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Blues Jam hosted by Steve Kolbus at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Friday, 10/22 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 3pm-6pm - PUBLIC - Sean "Bad" Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

- 7pm-9pm - PUBLIC - Seth Stroud at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Lucious Spiller at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Tony Holiday at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

- 8pm-10pm - Terry "Big T" Williams at Shack Up inn (001 Commissary Circle).

- 8:30pm - PUBLIC - Randy "19th Street Red" Cohen busks on sidewalk for tips, near Bluestown Music (317 Delta Ave.).

Saturday, 10/23 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 3pm-6pm - PUBLIC - Sean "Bad" Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

- 3pm - PUBLIC - Loripalooza w/Mike Farris, Mark  Stuart & Bill Abel at Shack Up Inn (001 Commissary Circle).

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Live blues TBA at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Kent  Burnside at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Sunday, 10/24 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 10am - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Blues Breakfast w/Mississippi Marshall Hopper in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

- 1pm - VIRTUAL - Mississippi Marshall live-streams blues on Mississippi Marshall Facebook page.

- 1pm - VIRTUAL - Clarksdale Stuck in the House Party w/Gary Vincent and guest (on Gary Vincent's business Facebook page).

- 5pm-7pm - PUBLIC - Lucious Spiller at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

- 7pm - PUBLIC - Terry "Big T" Williams at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

Monday, 10/25 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 6pm - PUBLIC - Happy hour w/music by Gramm Phillips at Hopson Commissary (001 Commissary Circle).

- 7pm - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Blues Dinner w/Iceman Blues Band in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

Tuesday, 10/26 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Reverend Robert at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

Wednesday, 10/27- Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 3pm-6pm - PUBLIC - Sean "Bad" Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

- 7:30pm - PUBLIC - Lucious Spiller plays Red's Lounge; limited seating, social distancing, masking and other health protocols in place.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Lala Craig at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Thursday, 10/28 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 10/28-31, 2021 - Hambone Festival & Related Events, click HERE for lineup.

- 3pm-6pm - PUBLIC - Sean "Bad" Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Blues Jam hosted by Lucious Spiller at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Friday, 10/29 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 10/28-31, 2021 - Hambone Festival & Related Events, click HERE for lineup.

- 3pm-6pm - PUBLIC - Sean "Bad" Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

- 7pm-9pm - PUBLIC - Live music TBA at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Live blues TBA at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Lizard Kings at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

- 8:30pm - PUBLIC - Randy "19th Street Red" Cohen busks on sidewalk for tips, near Bluestown Music (317 Delta Ave.).

Saturday, 10/30 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 12 noon - PUBLIC - FREE 'live' blues by Lucious Spiller on CAT HEAD front porch (252 Delta Ave.); bring a lawn chair; social distancing outside; masks inside.

- 1pm till - Hambone Festival & Related Events w/Watermelon Slim, Stan Street, Ray Cashman, Rev Robert, Big A, Frank "Guitar" Rimmer, LaLa, Mississippi Marshall, Pat Moss, Six String Andrew and more (outside and inside Hambone Gallery plus at Shack Up Inn), click HERE for lineup.

- 3pm-6pm - PUBLIC - Sean "Bad" Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Live blues TBA at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Anthony "Big A" Sherrod & Allstars at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

- 8:30pm - PUBLIC - Randy "19th Street Red" Cohen busks on sidewalk for tips, near Bluestown Music (317 Delta Ave.).

Sunday, 10/31 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 10am - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Blues Breakfast w/Live blues TBA in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

- 1pm - VIRTUAL - Mississippi Marshall live-streams blues on Mississippi Marshall Facebook page.

- 1pm - VIRTUAL - Clarksdale Stuck in the House Party w/Gary Vincent and guest (on Gary Vincent's business Facebook page).

- 5pm-7pm - PUBLIC - Live music TBA at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

- 7pm - PUBLIC - Live blues TBA at Red's Lounge with distancing and masking when appropriate.

- 7pm - PUBLIC - Halloween party w/Deak Harp & friends at Harp Shack Stage (next to Shorty's Shack) near Shack Up Inn.

Monday, 11/1 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 6pm - PUBLIC - Happy hour w/music by Tony Boyd at Hopson Commissary (001 Commissary Circle).

- 7pm - PUBLIC/VIRTUAL - Blues Dinner w/Live blues TBA in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

Tuesday, 11/2 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Big A & the Allstars at Hambone Gallery (001 Commissary Circle).

Saturday, 11/6 - Get vaxed HERE, y'all... thanks!

- 8pm - PUBLIC - Jesse Cotton Stone at Shack Up Inn (111 E. 2nd St.).

LIVE BLUES MUSIC & MORE 7 DAYS A WEEK (365!)... ONLY IN CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI!

For "VIRTUAL" shows, watch via www.livefromclarksdale.org (unless noted otherwise). All Clarksdale times are CDT.

CAT HEAD DELTA BLUES & FOLK ART: Shop "Mississippi's blues store in Clarksdale since 2002" 252 Delta Avenue STORE Mon-Fri 11am-4pm, Sat till 5pm, Sun 11-3 (or by appointment; roger@cathead.biz). Shop WEB STORE 24/7 at www.cathead.biz.

FREE AUDIO WALKING TOUR (smartphone app): Download Visit Clarksdale Tourism's FREE Audio Walking Tour of our historic downtown. Info: visitclarksdale.com/tours.

VISIT CLARKSDALE'S DELTA BLUES MUSEUM: Mon-Sat, 10-5pm  AND/OR take the free Muddy Waters virtual tour at https://www.deltabluesmuseum.org/virtual-tour.aspx.

DELTA BOHEMIAN TOURS: Take a real, in-person driving tour with master guide (and local "character") Chilly Billy Howell in his iconic red Jeep. Details at deltabohemiantours.com.

JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL "STORE": Shop www.jukejointfestival.store today!

VISITING CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI??
- Need a tourism map? Go here.

- Want free Audio Walking Tour app? Go here.
- Need a pro tour guide? Go here.
- Want "Shared Experience" w/local musician, artist or entrepreneur? Go here.
- Need a place to stay? Go here.

- Need nightly "live" music calendar? Keep scrolling down!

MISSISSIPPI BLUES TRAIL

Go here for updates: www.msbluestrail.org

Join the Mississippi Blues Commission, friends, fans and family as the Mississippi's music trails celebrate their latest markers. Go to the web link OR get their free phone app for over a hundred markers spread throughout Mississippi... and beyond.

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SPECIAL EVENTS - Clarksdale & Coahoma County, MS (scroll down for details):

Book hotel rooms now for April 15-18, 2021 Juke Joint Festival & Related Events in Clarksdale; fest updates at jukejointfestival.com

CLUBS, JUKE JOINTS, RESTAURANTS & MORE Due to national health crisis, no physical venues are permitted to host 'live' blues shows; please see 'virtual' shows above, and come visit us when the crisis is over... visitclarksdale.com

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"NORMAL" (PRE/POST-HEALTH CRISIS) Music Calendar below (See current schedules above):

Cat HeadMississippi’s Blues Store

Clarksdale, MS

(252 Delta Ave.; 662-624-5992, but no voicemail; email roger@cathead.biz)

Celebrating 17 years at the Crossroads. Your 1st stop for "live" music & visitor info.


Red’s Lounge — blues-only juke joint featured in We Juke Up In Here and M for Mississippi films!

Clarksdale, MS

(395 Sunflower Ave. @ MLK Dr.)

Live blues show EVERY Wednesday, (sometimes Thursday), Friday, Saturday and Sunday night!

TBA

Ground Zero Blues Club (co-owned by Morgan Freeman) — in M for Mississippi  and Moonshine & Mojo Hands films!

Clarksdale, MS

www.groundzerobluesclub.com

Live music (mostly blues) weekly, Wed thru Sat -- including WEEKLY THURSDAY BLUES JAM NIGHTS!

(8pm showtimes): tba

See Quarantine Series info above under live streeaming "Live From Clarksdale" events.

Delta Blues Museum - Celebrating 40 years in 2019!

Clarksdale, MS

www.deltabluesmuseum.org

Open Mon-Sat, 9am-5pm (spring/summer hours).

Nice PBS NewsHour segment on the DBM's Arts & Ed Program at https://www.facebook.com/groups/newshourarts/

LaLaLAND

Clarksdale, MS (241 Yazoo Ave.)

tba

Hooker Grocer & Eatery

(near Delta Blues Museum)

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

RESTAURANT IS OPEN for curbside pickup during crisis.


Hambone Art & Music

Clarksdale, MS

(111 E 2nd St.) www.stanstreet.com

EVERY TUESDAY NIGHT live blues music plus occasional musics on other days in gallery/bar, 8pm.

See "Live From Clarksdale / Sounds Around  Town" schedule above for Tuesday live-streaming blues events!

Levon’s Bar & Grill

Clarksdale, MS

(232 Sunflower Ave)

Sun., 3/1 - Gramm Phillips, 4pm

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

Bluesberry Cafe

Clarksdale, MS

(662-627-7008)

(NORMALLY: Sat/Sun blues breakfasts, 10am; Mon blues every week, 8pm)

See "Live From Clarksdale / Sounds Around  Town" schedule above for Monday live-streaming blues events!


Stone Pony Pizza

Clarksdale, MS

(226 Delta Ave.)

RESTAURANT IS OPEN for curbside pickup during crisis; currently remodeling inside to promote "social distancing" once "stay at  home" is lifted.

Delta Blues Alley Cafe
Clarksdale, MS
(352 Delta Ave.)

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.


Yazoo Pass

Clarksdale, MS
(207 Yazoo Ave.)

"Original music" occasionally, including:
TBA as restaurant is closed during health crisis.

Travelers Hotel (212 3rd St.)

Clarksdale, MS

www.stayattravelers.com
MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

(See Facebook for event details.)

Clarksdale Sound Stage

Clarksdale, MS (Issaquena Ave.,  downtown)

tba

Clarksdale White House
325 W 2nd St.

www.deltabohemian.com

tba

New Roxy - "Possibly the coolest venue in the South..."

Clarksdale, MS

(363 Issaquena Ave.)

Plan now for 2020 DEEP BLUES FESTIVAL (& BUSKING), deepbluesfest.com.

Delta Byrd (Byrd Cage venue)

Clarksdale, MS (721 Riverside Ave.)

tba

Crossroads Cultural Arts Center
Clarksdale, MS
(332 Delta Ave.)

TBA

Grandma's Sports Bar
Clarksdale, MS
(115 3rd St. - Grandma's Pancake House/Blues House/Sports Bar)

Great LATE NIGHT spot on weekends; open many evenings with DJ; live blues during Clarksdale Film Festival and Juke Joint festival. MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

Tourism Office
Clarksdale, MS
(326 Blues Alley)

visitclarksdale.com
CHECK WEBSITE FOR "HEALTH CRISIS" HOURS AND MORE - Visit Clarksdale-Coahoma County Tourism inside the historic downtown train depot for maps, info and hospitality! Bubba O'Keefe, tourism director. (662) 627-6149.

Tennessee Williams Rectory Museum
Clarksdale, MS
(106 Sharkey Ave.)
Open by appointment, 646-465-1578. Info at tennesseewilliamsrectorymuseum.com

ALSO: Plan now for 2020 festival, https://deltawilliamsfestival.com/


Rock & Blues Museum

Clarksdale, MS

www.blues2rock.com

Founders are retired, so their building —  with its cool, loft living space in back — AND world-famous collection are for sale; serious inquiries only, please, via museum website email. (Also, ask about their The Den building as well.)

Meraki

Clarksdale, MS

(Sunflower & Third St.)
tba

Hopson Commissary

Clarksdale, MS

www.hopsonplantation.com

Every Monday night - free appetizers and music by someone playing free live acoustic music every week, 6pm!

MONDAY NIGHT HAPPY HOUR MUSIC - FREE MUSIC & appetizers, 6PM:​  TBA.

​MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.
Weekends TBA.

Shack Up Inn (The Gin)

Clarksdale, MS

https://www.shackupinn.com/services3

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

CUTRER MANSION (109 Clark St.)

Clarksdale, MS

tba

Tennessee Williams Rectory Museum
Clarksdale, MS

 https://tennesseewilliamsrectorymuseum.com/
OPEN BY APPOINTMENT

Plus annual festival, www.DeltaWilliamsFestival.com

The Bank


Clarksdale, MS (E 2nd & Yazoo Ave)
tba


The Bad Apple Blues Club - COMING IN LATE SPRING
Clarksdale, MS
349 Issaquena Ave, downtown
TBA - "Live" blues, workshops and more! Awaiting health crisis to lift.

The Junction

Coahoma County, MS
(25960 US Hwy 61N @ Hwy 316; just 10 min north of Clarksdale)

New multi-purpose event complex available for rental. Info: 662-519-3818, pjsurdivant@sbcglobal.net

Wonder Light City

near Clarksdale, MS

Here's a news story on it: https://www.greatbigstory.com/stories/if-you-build-it-they-will-come-a-juke-joint-s-field-of-dreams
Closed. Sadly, 80-year-old bluesman Robert "Bilbo" Walker's passed away on 11/29/17. RIP.

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MERIGOLD-TO-GREENVILLE, MISSISSIPPI:

Po Monkey’s Lounge

near Merigold, MS

Permanently closed and signs/contents sold at auction - RIP Willie “Po Monkey” Seaberry - 1940-2016; http://msbusiness.com/2018/08/po-monkeys-items-to-be-auctioned/

 

Delta State University

Cleveland, MS

http://www.deltastate.edu/bluesconference/

Plan now for October 2nd, 2020 blues conference!


Dockery Farms
(near Cleveland, MS)

www.dockeryfarms.org
VERY historic Blues Trail marker site with occasional events.

GRAMMY Museum Mississippi

Cleveland, MS

www.grammymuseumms.org

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.


The Senator's Place

Cleveland, MS

(1028 S. Davis, Hwy 61)

Soul food restaurant with occasional live blues.


Walnut Street Blues Bar

Greenville, MS

(128 S. Walnut St., downtown)

Music (usually blues) many weekends -- often house band. MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

Horseshoe Casino's Bluesville
Robinsonville, MS

Fri, May 15 - Buddy Guy - CHECK WITH VENUE DUE TO CRISIS.

MARKS-TO-OXFORD-TO-COMO, MISSISSIPPI:

Rooster's Blues House

Oxford, MS

https://www.facebook.com/roostersblueshouse/

rock/country/pop/blues

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.


Thacker Mountain Radio

Oxford, MS (plus occasionally special locations)

www.thackermountain.com

See website for archival shows during crisis.

Como Catfish Bar & Grill
Como, MS

tba


308 Blues Club

Indianola, MS

https://www.facebook.com/pages/308-Blues-Club-Cafe/113105652097314

tba


BB King’s Club Ebony

Indianola, MS

404 Hannah St. • 662-887-2264

Some Thursdays - "Jammin' at Club Ebony," 8pm

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.


BB King Museum

Indianola, MS

https://bbkingmuseum.org/events/

Weekly - Guitar Lessons (Mon-Thurs) & Piano Lessons (Mon-Wed) at 4pm. Ages 8-17. Info: livory@bbkingmuseum.org.

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

Museum of the Mississippi Delta

Greenwood, MS

tba

Tallahatchie Flats
Greenwood, MS
(58458 County Rd 518)
tba


The Alluvian (Hotel)

Greenwood, MS

www.thealluvian.com

Thursday happy hour with music (occasionally blues).

tba

Harris Place aka "The Place to Be"
Tunica County, MS

(Hwy 61 to Hwy 4 turnoff towards Senatobia; 2915 Hwy 4 38676; 662-357-0800)
First Saturday EVERY MONTH - Stone Gas Blues Band, 7pm (doors 5pm) - with food available and plenty of parking.

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

Blues Belt Event Center & Mooji Juke Joint
Robinsonville, MS

(468 Casino Way)
tba

ELSEWHERE IN MISSISSIPPI:

‘Blues on the Porch’ Summer Concert Series
HOLLY SPRINGS, MS

Spotlighting N MS Hill Country Blues... each concert is on porch of local antebellum home and open to public at no cost. Gates open 7:00, showtime 7:30-8:30. Chairs, blankets and picnics welcome.
CHECK WITH VENUE FIRST, DUE TO HEALTH CRISIS!
May 23 – Mark Muleman Massey
June 20 – Lightnin Malcolm
July 25 – Kenny Brown
August 16 – Lady Trucker & Headcutter Band
September 26 – Garry Burnside
www.bluesontheporch.com

Foxfire Ranch

Waterford, MS

www.foxfireranch.com

2nd & 4th Sundays ("in season") at 5pm:
See Facebook for music schedules.

Hill Country Harmonica
Waterford, MS

CHECK WITH EVENT FOR STATUS DURING CRISIS...  5/14-17, 2020 - Hill Country Harmonica event w/Phil Wiggins, Wallace Coleman, Terry "Harmonica" Bean and more; Foxfire Ranch; www.hillcountryharmonica.com


Blue Canoe

Tupelo, MS

www.bluecanoebar.com

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience

Meridian, MS

www.msarts.org

TBA  

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JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI (and nearby Bentonia):


Blue Front Cafe - owned by bluesman Jimmy "Duck" Holmes

Bentonia, MS

Occasional blues (including during blues festival week in June).

https://www.facebook.com/bluefrontcafeblues/

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

6/15-20 - Bentonia Blues Festival and related events (see Facebook for info).


F Jones Corner

Farish Street in Jackson, MS

www.fjonescorner.com

Blues/soul every Fri-Sat, midnight to 4am.

Thursdays - Open Mic hosted by Maya Kyles & F Jones Corner Band, 10pm
Fridays/Saturdays - live blues at midnight - TBA

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.


Iron Horse Grill

Jackson, MS

www.theironhorsegrill.com
Brian Jones 13 Aug Thu 6 PM
Smooth Funk Band 14 Aug Fri 7 PM
Bass Rhythms & Groove 15 Aug Sat 7 PM


Hal & Mal’s

Jackson, MS

Mondays - Central MS Blues Society Blue Monday blues jam!


Martin’s

Jackson, MS

www.martinsdowntownjxn.com

Rock/blues/funk...

Sat 8/15 - Flow Tribe (soulful rock)


Underground 119 (may be closed?)

Jackson, MS

www.underground119.com
Blues house band every Thursday night, plus on weekends:

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

Duling Hall
Jackson, MS

tba


MORE JACKSON, MS, music listings at http://www.jacksonfreepress.com/news/music/listings/


LD's Kitchen — cool venue, great soul food lunch!

Vicksburg, MS

(1111 Mulberry St.)

Most Tuesday evenings - live blues and R&B.

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

Bottleneck Blues Bar

Ameristar Casino, Vicksburg, MS
occasional blues shows - https://vicksburg.ameristar.com/entertainment/bottleneck-blues-bar/

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

Cottonwood Public House
Vicksburg, MS
(1311 Washington St.)

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

 

Landshark
Vicksburg, MS

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

Mississippi Barbeque Company
Vicksburg, MS
(717 Grove St)

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.


MORE VICKSBURG, MS, music listings at https://www.facebook.com/pg/vicksburg.blues/events/


Smoot’s Grocery

Natchez, MS

319 N Broadway • 601-870-6882

https://www.facebook.com/pg/smootsgrocery/events/?ref=page_internal
MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.

100 Men Hall
303 Union St, Bay St. Louis, MS

228-342-5770 / 100menhall.org
Every fourth Thursday of the month - OPEN MIC night on the historic stage of the 100 Men Hall!

MUSIC ON HOLD due to national health emergency for the time being.
Sep 4 & 5 - Booker Fest (2nd Annual) - call first.


Click here for a CLARKSDALE GUIDE to historic sites, jukes, hotels and more.


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