JACKSON AREA: Central MS Blues Society calendar of events

Friday, July 30, 2010

    * Jesse “Guitar” Smith, F. Jones Corner, Jackson, 11-2 (blues lunch), no cover
    * Virgil Brawley, Lumpkins BBQ, Jackson, 11:30-1:30 (blues lunch), no cover
    * Emma Winters, Irish Frog, Clinton, 6:30-10, no cover
    * Jackie Bell & Jarekus Singleton Band, 930 Blues Cafe, Jackson, 9:30, $10
    * Jesse Robinson and Band, F. Jones Corner, Jackson, 10PM-5AM, $5 before midnight; $10 after midnight

Saturday, July 31, 2010

    * Mark Whittington & Fingers Taylor, Burgers & Blues, Ridgeland, 7-11PM, no cover
    * Jackie Bell & Jarekus Singleton Band, 930 Blues Cafe, Jackson, 9:30
    * The Vamps, Hal & Mal’s
    * HouseRockers, F. Jones Corner, Jackson, 10 PM-5AM, $5 till midnight, $10 after midnight
    * Scott Albert Johnson and Friends, Underground 119, Jackson, 9PM, $10
    * Scott Holt, followed by Rooster Blues, Martin’s, downtown Jackson, 10 PM, $5
    * “Brookstock X”:  The Juvenators and more, Brokhaven Rec Center, Hwy. 51, Brookhaven, 6 PM, $10
    * Summertime Blues Festival, Vicksburg (downtown), featuring Jimbo Mathus, LC Ulmer and others, 2PM-midnight,Tickets $12 in advance, $15 at the door, benefit concert for the coast cleanup.  Call Duff’s Tavern for more information: 601-638-8828

Sunday, August 1, 2010

    * Howard Jones Jazz, King Edward Hotel, downtown Jackson, jazz brunch 11am-2pm, no cover.
    * Mr. B, Lumpkins BBQ, Jackson, 12-2 (R&B lunch), no cover.

Monday, August 2, 2010

    * Stevie J, F. Jones Corner, Jackson, 11-1 (blues lunch), no cover
    * Blue Monday, featuring Central MS Blues Society All-Star Band, Hal & Mal’s, downtown Jackson, 8-11pm, $5 ($3 for CMBS members); blues jammers welcome too!

Tuesday, August 3, 2010

    * Amazing Lazy Boi, F. Jones Corner, Jackson, 11-1 (blues lunch), no cover.
    * The EXtremeZ, Shuckers on the Rez, Ridgeland, 7:30-11:30 pm, no cover.
    * Sounds Unlimited, LD’s Kitchen, downtown Vicksburg, 8:30pm, no cover.

Wednesday, August 4, 2010

    * Sherman Lee Dillon, F. Jones Corner, Jackson, 11-1 (blues lunch), no cover.
    * Jesse “Guitar” Smith, Burgers & Blues, Ridgeland, 5:30-9:30pm, no cover.
    * Scott Albert Johnson, Parker House, Ridgeland, 7-10pm, on the patio, no cover.
    * Lloyd “Hurricane” Munn, Seasons, Hattiesburg, 7-10 pm, no cover

Thursday, August 5, 2010

    * Jesse Robinson, Lumpkins BBQ, Jackson, 11-1 (blues lunch), no cover.
    * Emma Wynters, Applebee’s, Ridgeland, 6-10pm, no cover.
    * Ben Payton, Roberts Walthall, downtown Jackson, 6:30-10pm, no cover.
    * Scott Albert Johnson w/Amalgamation, Underground 119, downtown Jackson, 8 pm http://www.facebook.com/pages/Amalgamation/69256035646)

Coming Soon

    * 8/6 Eden Brent, Underground 119, downtown Jackson, 9pm
    * 8/6-8 Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival, Clarksdale, www.sunflowerfest.org
    * 8/8 Cat Head Mini Blues Festival II, Clarksdale, www.cathead.biz
    * 8/12 Jarekus Singleton, Hal & Mal’s, downtown Jackson
    * Wes Lee, Hal & Mal’s Red Room, downtown Jackson
    * 8/13 Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk and more, Art Remix @ MS Museum of Art, 6-10pm
    * 8/18 Emma Wynters, Greg “Fingers” Taylor, Mark Whittington, Parker House, Ridgeland, 7-10pm, on the patio
    * 8/26 Cary Hudson w/The Piney Woods Boys, Hal & Mal’s, downtown Jackson