Monday, October 14,at Hal & Mal’s, the Central MS Blues Society, Inc. will hold itsannual Blues Challenge for bands. The winner will go to MemphisinJanaury to compete in the International Blues Challenge. That’s this Monday night at 7:30 (no Front Porch show this week)
Friday and Saturday nights, October 11 and 12:International Blues Challenger winner Selwyn Birchwood and his bandwill be performing at the Bottleneck Blues Bar at the Ameristar inVicksburg…no cover. Sponsored by the Vicksburg Blues Society. That’sthis weekend – don’t miss Selwyn, he puts on a fantastic show. Inaddition to winning the 2013 IBC, he also won the WC Handy award as bestguitar player of the year.
Friday, Oct. 11: Chris Gill and Meredith Michelle at Soulshine Pizza That’s 7:30 Friday night at Soulshine on Highland Colony Parkway in Ridgeland – no cover.
Thursday, Oct. 10, and Friday, Oct. 11: Amazin Lazy Boi, the newlywed Andrew Dillon, takes the stage at F. Jones Corner, at midnight, $10.
Friday, Oct. 11, Doug Frank Duo @ Burges & Blues in Ridgeland, 6 pm, no cover
Friday, Oct. 11, Scott Albert Johnson @ The Yellow Scarf, 9 PM, $15 adv; $20 door; $5 students
Saturday, Oct. 12: Jarekus Singleton and his band @ F. Jones Corner, midnight, $10
Sunday, Oct. 13: Jazz, Blues & More, Elks Lodge on JR Lynch St., Jackson, 7 PM, $5
Central MS Blues Society, Inc.