CLARKSDALE: Winter Sounds Around Town blues…

Welcome to SOUNDS AROUND TOWN — some VIRTUAL and some PUBLIC. Help us put on live music. For PUBLIC shows: Clean up. Mask up. Socially distance. #VisitMSResponsibly.

Definitions for calendar below:

– “VIRTUAL” – Strictly live-streaming; closed to public; watch via (unless otherwise noted below).
– “PUBLIC” – Live, in-person music open to the public (but not live-streamed).
– “PUBLIC/VIRTUAL” – Watch online OR in-perso

Wednesday, 2/17
– 8pm – VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller streams from home (on Lucci Spiller Facebook page).

Thursday,  2/18
– 2:30pm – VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller streams matinee from home (on Lucci Spiller Facebook page)
– 7pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Jam Night w/Stan Street & Lala Craig at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

Friday, 2/19
– ?pm – VIRTUAL – Live music TBA via

Saturday, 2/20
– 12 noon – VIRTUAL/PUBLIC – Anthony “Big A” Sherrod plays, and Johnny Newson on the site of Dr. Aaron Henry’s Drugstore (MLK Dr & Yazoo Ave) discusses Business as part of Black History Month celebration.
– 8:30pm – VIRTUAL – Lucious Spiller streams from home (on Lucci Spiller Facebook page).

Sunday, 2/21
– 10am – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Blues Breakfast w/live blues TBA in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (and Bluesberry Cafe FB page); outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required
– 1pm – VIRTUAL – Mississippi Marshall plays live at Mississippi Marshall Facebook page.
– 1pm – VIRTUAL – Clarksdale Stuck in the House Party w/Gary Vincent and guest Curt Chambers (on Gary Vincent’s business Facebook page).

Monday, 2/22
– 7pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Blues Dinner w/Anthony “Big A” Sherrod at Bluesberry Cafe or backyard bar if weather cooperates (and Bluesberry Cafe FB page); limited attendance, hand sanitizing, social distancing, properly-worn face masks required.

Tuesday, 2/23
– 7pm – PUBLIC/VIRTUAL – Live blues by TBA at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

All Clarksdale times are CDT.

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JUKE JOINT FEST STORE: Shop or make donations online at

PLAN TO MASK UP: April 15-18 – pandemic-ly modified Juke Joint Fest & Events,

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