CLARKSDALE: Sounds Around Town for mid-June 2021

Welcome to CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI’s 7-days-a-week calendar — both PUBLIC (in-person) and VIRTUAL (LiveFromClarksdale.org) shows. Clarksdale/Coahoma County is 28% fully vaccinated, so please continue to mask up & social distance when asked or appropriate. Thanks, y’all. Get vaxxed & plan a trip at VisitClarksdale.com.
NEW THIS MONTH: Bad Apple Blues Club has ‘live’ blues every day (but Sunday) at 3pm.

Wednesday, 6/9
– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).
– 7:30pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller plays Red’s Lounge (and Lucci Spiller Facebook page).
– 8pm – PUBLIC – Zechariah Lloyd Duo at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Thursday, 6/10
– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).
– 7pm – PUBLIC – Jam Night w/Stan Street & Lala Craig at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).
– 8pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller Band at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley) and Lucci Spiller FB page.

Friday, 6/11
– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – 78-year-old Miss Australia “Honeybee” Jones at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).
– 7pm – PUBLIC – Live music TBA at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).
– 7pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller Band at Red’s Lounge (395 Sunflower Ave.) and Lucci Spiller FB page.
– 8pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Big A & Allstars Blues Birthday Bash at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley) and via LiveFromClarksdale.org.

Saturday, 6/12
– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Bill “Howl-N-Madd” & Shy Perry at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).
– 7pm – PUBLIC – Terry “Harmonica” Bean at Red’s Lounge (395 Sunflower Ave.).
– 8pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Mark “Mule Man” Massey at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley) and via LiveFromClarksdale.org.

Sunday, 6/13
– 10am – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Blues Breakfast w/Robin Hathaway in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry FB page / LiveFromClarksdale.org; distancing/masks required.
– 1pm – VIRTUAL – Mississippi Marshall live-streams blues on Marshall’s FB page.
– 1pm – VIRTUAL – Clarksdale Stuck in the House Party w/Gary Vincent & guest (on Gary’s business FB page).
– 4pm-8pm – PUBLIC – Live music TBA (as well as a DJ) in the courtyard at Hooker Grocer (John Lee Hooker Lane).
– 7pm – PUBLIC – Mark “Mule Man” Massey at Red’s Lounge (395 Sunflower Ave.).

Monday, 6/14
– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).
– 5pm-6:30pm – PUBLIC – Downtown Clarksdale Farmers Market w/bluesman Mississippi Marshall Hopper, local produce and more in Collective Seed & Supply courtyard.
– 7pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Blues Dinner w/Ice Man & The Two Dam Blues Band in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry FB page; distancing/masks required.

Tuesday, 6/15
– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena).
– 7pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – John Ford at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

All Clarksdale times are Central.

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CAT HEAD BLUES STORE: Mask up & shop Mon-Fri 11-4, Sat till 5 and Sun 11-3. WEB STORE at www.cathead.biz.
JUKE JOINT FEST: Shop web store & plan for 2022 at jukejointfestival.com.


COMING SOON: 6/19 – BAM Fest (Birthplace of American Music Festival), bamfestms.com.
CAT HEAD MUSIC CALENDAR at www.cathead.biz.