CLARKSDALE: The blues rolls on daily w/weekday streaming and weekend in-person shows

Welcome to SOUNDS AROUND TOWN — some VIRTUAL and some PUBLIC! For PUBLIC shows, please follow Governor’s Exec Orders: Sanitize/wash hands. Social distancing required. Masks required indoors. Limited capacities. Thanks, y’all.

Definitions for calendar below:

“VIRTUAL” – Strictly live-streaming; 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, 9/2
– 8pm – VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller plays from home (on Lucci Spiller Facebook page).

Thursday, 9/3
– 2:30pm – VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller plays matinee from home (on Lucci Spiller Facebook page).
– 7pm – VIRTUAL/PUBLIC – LaLa Craig, Stan Street & Jam Session at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).
– 8pm – VIRTUAL – GZBC & Hooker Grocer present “Deep Fried Blues” w/Anthony “Big A” Sherrod (via FB page).

Friday, 9/4
– 5pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – A Tale of Two Johns w/John Mohead & John Ruskey launch The Moon Lake Experience (created by parent company Shared Experiences USA — paddle+picnic on the lake here!).  Live in-person by Sunflower River behind Quapaw Canoe Co (291 Sunflower Ave.).
– 7pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Jodi James & Clay Parker w/Eric Schmitt in Collective Seed & Supply courtyard in-person & on Collective’s FB page.

Saturday, 9/5
– 6pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Lightnin’ Malcolm in Shack Up Inn courtyard and on his FB page.
– 9pm – VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller plays from home (on Lucci Spiller Facebook page).

Sunday, 9/6
– 1pm – VIRTUAL – Mississippi Marshall’s Social Distancing Tour (every Sunday from his FB page).
– 1pm – VIRTUAL – Gary Vincent performs at Clarksdale Stuck in the House Party (on his business Facebook page).
– 6pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Lightnin’ Malcolm w/Prayer Bailey in Shack Up Inn courtyard on Shack Up Inn FB page.

Monday, 9/7
– 7pm – VIRTUAL/PUBLIC – Anthony “Big A” Sherrod from Bluesberry Cafe FB page.

Tuesday, 9/8
– 7pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – David Dunavent (socially-distanced w/State health rules in place) at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

Wednesday, 9/9

– 8pm – VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller plays from home (on Lucci Spiller Facebook page).

Thursday, 9/10

– 2:30pm – VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller plays matinee from home (on Lucci Spiller Facebook page).

7pm – VIRTUAL/PUBLIC – Weekly Jam Session at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

Tuesday, 9/29

– 7pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Randy McCallister (socially-distanced w/State health rules in place) at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

ALSO, COMING SOON… via LiveFromClarksdale.org & Shared Experiences USA:

  • We’re working with musicians+venues to book live music outdoors every Friday+Saturday in September & October.  Cruzn the Crossroads & The Hambone Festival are ON; check Cat Head’s music calendar for the full festival list.

  • You can also enjoy our new Moon Lake experience outdoors every Saturday, and take-out and dine-in from our many restaurants daily.  If you’re considering a socially-distanced roadtrip, come Visit Clarksdale and share an experience here.

All Clarksdale times are CDT.
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CAT HEAD DELTA BLUES & FOLK ART: Masked customers visit STORE Mon-Sat, 11am-4pm. Shop WEB STORE at www.cathead.biz.
BUY JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL MERCHANDISE: Email pba@cableone.net to inquire about retro tie-dye shirts, posters and more.


COMING SOON: October Festivals! Harmonica, Hambone, a sample of DBF & Car Show… VisitClarksdale.com.
CAT HEAD MUSIC CALENDAR at www.cathead.biz.