JACKSON: Central MS Blues Society calendar listings!

JACKSON, MS:

Thursday, January 13, 2011
Chris Gill and D’Mar, Burgers & Blues, County Line at Centre Park, Ridgeland, 6-9pm, no cover
Scott Albert Johnson, Underground 119, 119 President, downtown Jackson
Mark Whittington, Georgia Blue
Hawkins, Stracener, Deaton and Womack featured at Singer-Songwriter Night @Hal & Mal’s, downtown Jackson
Jackie Bell and Friends, Dreamz, downtown Jackson
Amazing Lazy Boi, F. Jones Corner, 10 PM, $5
 
Friday, January 14, 2011
Sherman Lee Dillon, F. Jones Corner, blues lunch, 11-2, no cover, Farish and Griffith in downtown Jackson
Jarekus Singleton Live, Poets II on Lakeland in Jackson, 9pm-?, $10 cover
Stevie J and the Blues Eruption, F. Jones Corner, Farish and Griffith in downtown Jackson, 10 pm, $5 before midnight, $10 after     midnight,
 
Saturday, January 15, 2011

Blues Man will be featured on Bill Luckett’s float in the MLK Day Parade, 11-1
Jarekus Singleton Live, Poets II on Lakeland in Jackson, 9pm-?, $10 cover
Scott Albert Johnson and Bob Gates, C-Notes, Old Canton Road in shopping center where County Line dead-ends
Cedric Burnside with Garry and Cody Burnside, Martin’s, downtown Jackson, 10 pm
Jackie Bell and Amazin Lazy Boi, F. Jones Corner, Farish & Griffith, downtown Jackson, 10 pm, $5; $10 after midnight
 
Sunday, January 16, 2011

Howard Jones Jazz, King Edward/Hilton Garden Inn, 235 W. Capitol in downtown Jackson, Jazz Brunch 11am-2pm, featuring Howard Jones on trombone, London on trumpet, Richard Smith on keys, no cover for the music. www.howardjonesjazz.com

Monday, January 17, 2011

Norman Clark, F. Jones Corner, Farish & Griffith, downtown Jackson, 11-2 (blues lunch), no cover
Blue Monday, Hal & Mal’s, 200 Commerce St., downtown Jackson, acoustic blues at 7:15; CMBS All-star Band 8:30-11:30, $5 ($3 for CMBS members); featuring King Edward on guitar, Malcolm Shepherd on congas, Rick Lewis or Dwight T. Ross, Jr. on drums, Keith Collins, Abdul Rasheed or Anthony Troy Thomas on bass, Johnny Sharp on keys and sax, vocalists Pat Brown, Abdul Rasheed and Dennis Fountain. Sign up to perform with the band.
 
Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Jason Bailey, F. Jones Corner, Farish & Griffith, downtown Jackson, blues lunch 11-2, no cover.
Jesse “Guitar” Smith, Burgers & Blues, County Line and Centre Park, Ridgeland, 6:30-9:30pm, no cover.
 
Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Jesse “Guitar” Smith, F. Jones Corner, Farish & Griffith, downtown Jackson, 11-2 (blues lunch), no cover
Jesse “Guitar” Smith, Burgers & Blues, County Line and Centre Park, Ridgeland, 6:30-9:30pm, no cover
Virgil “Big Juv” Brawley, Fenians
Barry Leach, Hal & Mal’s, 200 Commerce, downtown Jackson
 
Upcoming Events

    * Feb. 12: The Way of the Blues, Underground 119, featuring Mickey Rogers, King Edward, Bill “Howlin’ Madd” Perry, & Alphonso Sanders.
    * Feb. 25:  Blues Man @ C-Notes, a new club on Old Canton Rd., in the shopping center where County Line dead-ends (located between the Mediterranean Grill and the Nail Salon in the north section of the shopping center), 9-?