CLARKSDALE: Blues for first week of January!

CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI – Sounds Around Town
“Live blues 7 nights a week plus a dozen festivals a year!”

RED’S LOUNGE (395 Sunflower Ave.)
Wed., 1/1 – New Year’s Day night w/Lucious Spiller, 8pm
Fri., 1/3 – Live blues TBA, 9pm
Sat., 1/4 – Live blues TBA, 9pm
Sun., 1/5 – Live blues TBA, 7pm

GROUND ZERO BLUES CLUB (0 Blues Alley)
Wed., 1/1 – Closed (see Red’s above)
Thurs., 1/2 – Blues Jam w/Bill Abel, 8pm
Fri., 1/3 – Lightnin’ Malcolm, 8pm
Sat., 1/4 – Johnie B. Sanders & Queen Iretta, 8pm

LEVON’S BAR & GRILL (232 Sunflower Ave.)
Fri., 1/3 – Jacqueline Nassar, 8pm
Sun., 1/5 – Levon’s Sunday Ramble w/TBA, 3:30pm
BLUESBERRY CAFE (235 Yazoo Ave.)
Sat., 1/4 – Blues Breakfast w/David Dunavent, 10am
Sun., 1/5 – Blues Breakfast w/Watermelon Slim, 10am
Mon., 1/6 – Blues Dinner w/Sean “Bad” Apple, 8pm

HAMBONE GALLERY (111 E. 2nd St.)
Tues., 1/7 – Watermelon Slim, 8pm

HOOKER GROCER + EATERY (near Delta Blues Museum)
Wed., 1/1 – Recovery party w/DJ4EVAYOUNG; live music w/Seth & Friends, 12 noon

HOPSON COMMISSARY (001 Commissary Circle)
Mon., 1/6 – Happy hour w/Tony Boyd, 6pm

SHACK UP INN (The Gin)
Music many weekends.

STONE PONY (226 Delta Ave.)
Fri., 1/3 – Mississippi Marshall, 7pm

CLARKSDALE MUSEUMS (downtown)
– Delta Blues Museum, 1 Blues Alley. Mon-Sat, 10am-5pm; closed New Year’s Day.
– TN Williams Rectory Museum by appt. (646-465-1578).
– MS Room & Indian Archeological Exhibit @ Public Library, 114 Delta Ave.
FREE AUDIO WALKING TOUR (smartphone app)
Visit Clarksdale Tourism web link at visitclarksdale.com/tours.

COMING SOON: 1/24-26 – 10th annual Clarksdale Film & Music Festival, clarksdalefilmfestival.com