CLARKSDALE: Sounds Around Town… w/live blues and more, y’all

Welcome to SOUNDS AROUND TOWN — some VIRTUAL, most PUBLIC. Help us put on more live music. For PUBLIC shows: Please mask up, social distance… and join the fun. Thanks, y’all! #VisitMSResponsibly.

Definitions for calendar below:

– “VIRTUAL” – Strictly live-streaming; closed to public; watch via LiveFromClarksdale.org (unless otherwise noted below).
– “PUBLIC” – Live, in-person music open to the public (but not live-streamed).
– “PUBLIC/VIRTUAL” – Watch online OR in-perso
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Wednesday, 4/7
– 6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple at Bad Apple Blues Club (new club in old Club 2000 location on Issaquena Ave., downtown); masks between sips & social distancing.
– 8pm – VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller streams from home (on Lucci Spiller Facebook page).
– 7pm – PUBLIC – Bill “Howl-N-Madd” Perry at reopened Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Thursday, 4/8
– 7pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Jam Night w/Stan Street & Lala Craig at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.) and online.
– 7pm – PUBLIC – Stone Gas Blues Band at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Friday, 4/9
– 6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple at Bad Apple Blues Club (old Club 2000 location on Issaquena Ave.); masks between sips & social distancing.
– 7-9pm – PUBLIC – The Mojo Hands at Hooker Grocer (near Delta Blues Museum).
– 7pm – PUBLIC – Bill Abel at reopened Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Saturday, 4/10
– 1pm – PUBLIC – Lady Australia 1pm-3pm at Bad Apple Blues Club (old Club 2000 on Issaquena Ave., downtown); masks between sips & social distancing.
– 6pm – PUBLIC – Watermelon Slim 6pm-9:30pm at Bad Apple Blues Club (Issaquena Ave.); masks between sips & social distancing.
– 7pm – PUBLIC – Keith Johnson at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).
– 7pm – PUBLIC – Anthony “Big A” Sherrod Blues Band at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).
– 8:30pm – VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller streams from home (on Lucci Spiller FB page).

Sunday, 4/11
– 10am – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Blues Breakfast w/Mick Kolassa 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 plays live at Marshall’s FB page.
– 1pm – VIRTUAL – Clarksdale Stuck in the House Party w/Gary Vincent w/guest (on Gary’s business FB page).

Monday, 4/12
– 7pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Blues Dinner w/Dead End Trio in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

Tuesday, 4/13
– 7pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Reverend Robert at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

All Clarksdale times are Central.


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CAT HEAD DELTA BLUES & FOLK ART: Masked customers shop STORE Mon-Fri 11am-4pm, Sat till 5 and Sun 11-3. WEB STORE at www.cathead.biz.
JUKE JOINT FEST STORE: JJF shirts, handbags, quilts and more in Web Store Shop at jukejointfestival.com.


WRISTBANDS ON SALE NOW: Mask up for pandemic-ly modified Juke Joint Festival & Events, 4/15-18, jukejointfestival.com
CAT HEAD MUSIC CALENDAR at www.cathead.biz