CLARKSDALE: Public and Streaming BLUES from the Crossroads…

Welcome to SOUNDS AROUND TOWN — some VIRTUAL and some PUBLIC! As Mississippi reopens, you’ll notice more live, in-person PUBLIC* shows in addition to VIRTUAL live-streams.
CAT HEAD MUSIC CALENDAR at www.cathead.biz.
LIVE-STREAMING CALENDAR at LiveFromClarksdale.org.

Definitions for calendar below.

– “VIRTUAL” – Closed to public; watch via LiveFromClarksdale.org (unless noted otherwise below).
– “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.

Wednesday, 6/24
– 8pm – VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller plays from home (on Lucci Spiller Facebook page).

Thursday, 6/25
– 2:30pm  – VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller matinee from home (on Lucci Spiller Facebook page).
– 6:30-9pm – PUBLIC – DJ 4 EVAYOUNG at Hooker Grocer & Eatery.

– 7pm – VIRTUAL – TBA live blues stream.
– 8pm – VIRTUAL – Ground Zero Blues Club’s Quarantine Series w/David Dunavent (on GZBC FB page).

Friday, 6/26
– 5pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple w/guests at Bad Apple Blues Club (open 4pm-midnight).
– 6-9pm – PUBLIC – Mississippi Marshall at Stone Pony.
– 6-8pm – PUBLIC – Black Lung Lucy at Hooker Grocer & Eatery.

– 7pm – VIRTUAL – J.H. Sitton plays from Honey Hill.

Saturday, 6/27
– 9am – PUBLIC – Downtown Farmers Market KICKOFF at Collective Seed & Supply Co.
– 5pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple (5pm) and Indyssippi (8pm) at Bad Apple Blues Club (open 4pm-midnight).
– 5pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Higher Purpose Co & ICTV present “Selma: Untold Stories” musical — drive-in movie style (238 Issaquena) and on Facebook.
– 7pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Lala Craig & Dean Boike at Levon’s Bar & Grill.
– 8:30pm – VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller plays from home (on Lucci Spiller Facebook page).
– 9pm – PUBLIC – Mississippi Marshall at Hopson Commissary.

Sunday, 6/28
– 1pm – VIRTUAL – Mississippi Marshall’s Social Distancing Tour (every Sunday).
– 1pm – VIRTUAL – Gary Vincent’s Clarksdale Stuck in the House Party (on his business Facebook page).
– 2pm – VIRTUAL – Deak Harp plays from Shorty’s Shotgun Shack.

Monday, 6/29
– 6pm – PUBLIC – Lucious Spiller plays Hopson Commissary happy hour.
– 6pm – VIRTUAL – Watermelon Slim & Ghalia play at Bluesberry Cafe.

Tuesday, 6/30
– 10am-2pm – PUBLIC – CDRY Touring & Cab’s Voter Registration Drive at Old Harvest Food Parking Lot on Desoto Ave.
– 7pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Anthony “Big A” Sherrod plays Hambone Gallery.

*Please note state rules for public events/venues: Healthy customers only. Sanitize hands at the door. Masks optional. Social distancing required. Bars/restaurants/clubs can operate at 50% capacity.

All Clarksdale times are CDT.
CAT HEAD DELTA BLUES & FOLK ART: Shop STORE Mon-Sat, 11am-4pm. Shop WEB STORE at www.cathead.biz.
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COMING SOON: Sat., 7/4 – 5pm – 4th of July blues celebration at Bad Apple Blues Club.