JACKSON AREA: Centra MS Blues Society music calendar

Tuesday, August 31
Jesse “Guitar” Smith, F. Jones Corner, downtown Jackson, 11-1 (blues lunch), no cover
Y’Alls Band, with Nate and the guys, Lumpkins, Jackson, noon to 1:30, blues lunch, no cover
The XtremeZ, Shuckers on the Rez, Ridgeland, 7:30-11:30pm, no cover
Central MS Blues Society All-Star Band, LD’s Kitchen, downtown Vicksburg, 8-midnight, no cover

Wednesday, September 1
Sherman Lee Dillon, F. Jones Corner, downtown Jackson, 11-1, (blues lunch), no cover
Jesse “Guitar” Smith, Burgers & Blues, Ridgeland, 6-10pm, no cover
Thursday, September 2
Sherman Lee Dillon, F. Jones Corner, downtown Jackson, 11-1, (blues lunch), no cover
Jesse Robinson, Lumpkins, Jackson, noon to 1:30, blues lunch, no
Scott Albert Johnson, AJ’s Seafood, Ridgeland, 6:30, no cover
Blues at Sunset Challenge Band, F. Jones Corner, downtown Jackson, 8-midnight, no cover
Jackie Bell, Norman Clark & The Smoke Stack Lightning Band, 930 Blues Cafe, Jackson, 9pm, $5
 
Friday, September 3
Virgil Brawley, Lumpkins, Jackson, noon to 1:30, blues lunch, no cover
Stevie J, F. Jones Corner, downtown Jackson, 11-1, (blues lunch), no cover
Chris Gill, Derrick Martin & Keith Collins, Burgers & Blues, Ridgeland, 7-11pm, no cover
Emma Wynter, Fingers Taylor, Mark Whittington, The Pub, 7pm
Alphonso Sanders & Bill “Howl-n-Madd” Perry, The Coral Room, 801 Clay, Vicksburg, 8 pm, $15 (ShirleyWaring@VicksburgHeritage.com)
Jackie Bell, Sherman Lee Dillon+, Poets II, Jackson, 10pm
 
Saturday, September 4
Farish Street Festival, downtown Jackson, $15  farishstfestival.com
        4-8:30 Gospel
        8:15 Zac Harmon
        9:15 Eddie Cotton
        11:20  Sugarfoot’s Ohio Players
Alphonso Sanders & Bill “Howl-n-Madd” Perry, The Coral Room, 801 Clay, Vicksburg, 8 pm, $15 (ShirleyWaring@VicksburgHeritage.com)
Mark Whittington & Fingers Taylor, Burgers & Blues, Ridgeland, 7-11, no cover
Jackie Bell & Billy Winston, 930 Blues Cafe, Jackson, 9:30pm, $10
Bailey Brothers, Martins, downtown Jackson, 10pm
 
Sunday, September 5
Howard Jones Jazz, King Edward Hotel, downtown Jackson, 11-2 (jazz lunch), no cover
 
Monday, September 6 (Labor Day)
*NO BLUE MONDAY tonight – see  you next week, Sept. 12
Stevie J, F. Jones Corner, downtown Jackson, 11-1 (blues lunch), no cover
 
Coming Soon:

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      Application Deadline for Central MS Blues Society Blues Challenge, contact prblues@comcast.net for more info
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      Friday & Saturday, Sept. 10 & 11: Mike Zito, Ameristar, Vicksburg, 9 pm
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      Saturday, Sept. 11:  Duff Dorrough, Underground 119, downtown Jackson, 9pm-1am
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      Friday, Sept. 17:  Bob Long (British Blues), Fenian’s, 9 pm
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      Saturday, Sept. 18:  33rd Annual MS Delta Blues & Heritage Festival, Greenville, noon-midnight, deltablues.org
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      Monday, Oct. 4:  Central MS Blues Society Blues Challenge for Solo/Duo Acts; contact Peggy Brown for more information and an application(prblues@comcast.net)
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      Monday, October 18:  Central MS Blues Society Blues Challenge for Bands; contact Peggy Brown for more information and an application(prblues@comcast.net)