Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art
“Your headquarters for everything Delta blues!”
Blues CDs, DVDs, books, magazines, T-shirts, caps, artwork and more.
252 Delta Ave., Clarksdale, MS 38614
FREE live music and more near Cat Head store; “please tip your musicians”:
THURS, 8/5 (2pm)
– Mr. Tater’s Blues Jam.
FRI, 8/6 (2pm) – All Night Long Blues Due with Sean “Bad” Apple and “Big Boy” Martin Grant.
SAT, 8/7 – Matthew Davidson – guitar prodigy (10am), Robert “Wolfman” Belfour – Hill Country Blues legend (11am), Anthony “Big A” Sherrod – future of Clarksdale blues (2pm), Allen Whitley “Where Southern Cross the Dog” booksigning (3pm), and Jeff Norwood & Vince Cheney – blues duo from E. Coast (4pm).
SUN, 8/8 (10am till) – Cat Head Mini Blues Fest II, starring 5-time Blues Music Award nominee Big George Brock, Grammy Award winner Jimbo Mathus, IBC finalist Bill “Howl-N-Madd” Perry, “M for Mississippi” star Robert Bilbo Walker and more! Plus, BBQ available out front from Big Red.
CAT HEAD store and its projects have garnered Keeping The Blues Alive, Living Blues and Blues Music Awards. Cat Head store has been called, “One of the 17 coolest record stores in America” (Paste Magazine) and is included in many tour guide books, including “1000 Places to See Before You Die,” “Blues Traveling,” and “Memphis & the Delta Blues Trail.” Most recently, Cat Head’s owner Roger Stolle co-produced the blues movie “M for Mississippi.”
FESTIVAL HOURS (8/5-8/9): Thursday (normal) 10am-5pm, Friday 9am-6pm, Saturday 9am-6pm, Sunday 9am till and Monday (normal) 10am-5pm.