CLARKSDALE: Monthly calendar of 7-night-a-week of blues music and related events

Welcome to CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI’s 7-days-a-week MARCH 2022 music calendar — most in-person and some live-streamed via LiveFromClarksdale.org. Please mask up & social distance till we all get our shots. Find your vax at https://www.vaccines.gov, and plan a blues visit at VisitClarksdale.com.

MUSIC CALENDAR updates including festivals at www.cathead.biz.

Tuesday, 3/1

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Deak Harp at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

Wednesday, 3/2

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 7:30pm – PUBLIC – Lucious Spiller plays Red’s Lounge  juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Bill Abel at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Thursday, 3/3

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 7pm – PUBLIC – 19th Street Red at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 7-8:30pm – PUBLIC – Nightwatch Woodwind Quintet (Air Force band) at Meraki Roasting Co. (278 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Blues Jam w/Jax Nassar at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Friday, 3/4

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 7pm-9pm – PUBLIC – Live music TBA at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Lucious Spiller Band at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm-10pm – PUBLIC – The Great Affairs at Shack Up Inn (001 Commissary Circle).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Jose Romirez at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Saturday, 3/5

– 10am – PUBLIC – Blues Breakfast w/Watermelon Slim in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

– 11am – PUBLIC – weather-permitting Randy “19th Street Red” Cohen busks on CAT HEAD front porch for tips (252 Delta Ave.).

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Terry “Big T” Williams & Family Band at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm-10pm – PUBLIC – The Bad Sandys at Shack Up Inn (001 Commissary Circle).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Lala Craig & her Sheroes of the Blues—Heather Crosse, Jacqueline “Jaxx” Nassar, Jamiesa—at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley), plus via LiveFromClarksdale.org.

Sunday, 3/6

– 10am – PUBLIC – Blues Breakfast w/The Deltaz in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

– 11am – weather-permitting Randy “19th Street Red” Cohen busks on CAT HEAD front porch (252 Delta Ave.).

– 1pm – PUBLIC – Mississippi Marshall live-streams blues on Mississippi Marshall Facebook page.

– 2:30pm – PUBLIC – weekly Black History tour of downtown Clarksdale w/Brenda Luckett and others; book online (small fee) at SharedExperiencesUSA.com.

– 5pm-7pm – PUBLIC – DJ Forever Young at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

– 7pm – PUBLIC – tentative Lucious Spiller at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

Monday, 3/7 – Get vaxed HERE, y’all… thanks!

– 6pm – PUBLIC – Happy hour w/Marshall Drew at Hopson Commissary (001 Commissary Circle).

– 7pm – PUBLIC – Blues Dinner w/Mississippi Marshall Hopper in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

Tuesday, 3/8

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Stan “Dead End” Street & Lala at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

Wednesday, 3/9

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 7:30pm – PUBLIC – Lucious Spiller plays Red’s Lounge  juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Deak Harp at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Thursday, 3/10

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 7pm – PUBLIC – 19th Street Red at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Blues Jam w/Steve Kolbus at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Friday, 3/11

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 6pm – PUBLIC – Taco & Music pop-up w/Deak Harp followed by DJ Hustleman at The Den (220 Yazoo Ave.).

– 7pm-9pm – PUBLIC – Holley Peel at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

– 7pm – PUBLIC – Mark Miller and Steve Kolbus at Levon’s Bar & Grill (232 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Big T & the Family Band at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Muddy Alexander at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

– 8pm-10pm – PUBLIC – Stan Street at Shack Up Inn (001 Commissary Circle).

Saturday, 3/12

– 10am – PUBLIC – Blues Breakfast w/Steve Kolbus & Mark Miller in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

– 11am – PUBLIC – weather-permitting Randy “19th Street Red” Cohen busks on CAT HEAD front porch for tips (252 Delta Ave.).

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Frank “Guitar” Rimmer at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm-10pm – PUBLIC – Terry “Big T” Williams at Shack Up Inn (001 Commissary Circle).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Kent Burnside at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley), plus via LiveFromClarksdale.org.

Sunday, 3/13

– 10am – PUBLIC – Blues Breakfast w/Captain Dirk in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

– 11am – weather-permitting Randy “19th Street Red” Cohen busks on CAT HEAD front porch (252 Delta Ave.).

– 1pm – PUBLIC – Mississippi Marshall live-streams blues on Mississippi Marshall Facebook page.

– 2:30pm – PUBLIC – weekly Black History tour of downtown Clarksdale w/Brenda Luckett and others; book online (small fee) at SharedExperiencesUSA.com.

– 4pm-7pm – PUBLIC – Australia Jones “Honeybee” Neal & Drunken Prayer at Shack Up Inn (001 Commissary Circle).

– 5pm-7pm – PUBLIC – DJ Forever Young at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

– 7pm – PUBLIC – Mark “Mule Man” Massey at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

Monday, 3/14 – Get vaxed HERE, y’all… thanks!

– 6pm – PUBLIC – Happy hour w/Holly Peel at Hopson Commissary (001 Commissary Circle).

– 7pm – PUBLIC – Blues Dinner w/Joe Williams Iceman Band in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks require.

Tuesday, 3/15

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Stan “Dead End” Street & Lala at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

Wednesday, 3/16

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 7:30pm – PUBLIC – Lucious Spiller plays Red’s Lounge  juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Live blues TBA at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Thursday, 3/17

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 7pm – PUBLIC – 19th Street Red at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Blues Jam w/Bill “Howl-N-Madd” & Shy Perry at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Friday, 3/18

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 7pm-9pm – PUBLIC – Bill Abel at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – TBA at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Tullie Brae at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

– 8pm-10pm – PUBLIC – TBA at Shack Up Inn (001 Commissary Circle).

Saturday, 3/19

– 10am – PUBLIC – Blues Breakfast w/TBA in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

– 11am – PUBLIC – weather-permitting Randy “19th Street Red” Cohen busks on CAT HEAD front porch for tips (252 Delta Ave.).

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 7pm-9pm – PUBLIC – Mojo Hands at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – TBA at Levon’s Bar & Grill (232 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – TBA at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm-10pm – PUBLIC – TBA at Shack Up Inn (001 Commissary Circle).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – DieDra Ruff Pro at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley), plus via LiveFromClarksdale.org.

Sunday, 3/20

– 10am – PUBLIC – Blues Breakfast w/TBA in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

– 11am – weather-permitting Randy “19th Street Red” Cohen busks on CAT HEAD front porch (252 Delta Ave.).

– 1pm – PUBLIC – Mississippi Marshall live-streams blues on Mississippi Marshall Facebook page.

– 2:30pm – PUBLIC – weekly Black History tour of downtown Clarksdale w/Brenda Luckett and others; book online (small fee) at SharedExperiencesUSA.com.

– 5pm-7pm – PUBLIC – Mississippi Marshall at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

– 7pm – PUBLIC – TBA at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

Monday, 3/21 – Get vaxed HERE, y’all… thanks!

– 6pm – PUBLIC – Happy hour w/Alanna Mosley at Hopson Commissary (001 Commissary Circle).

– 7pm – PUBLIC – Blues Dinner w/TBA in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

Tuesday, 3/22

– 8pm – PUBLIC – TBA at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

Wednesday, 3/23

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 7:30pm – PUBLIC – Lucious Spiller plays Red’s Lounge  juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Jaxx Nassar at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Thursday, 3/24

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 7pm – PUBLIC – 19th Street Red at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Blues Jam w/Lala Element 88 at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Friday, 3/25

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 7pm-9pm – PUBLIC – Kalyna Rakel at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – TBA at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Zach Koch at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

– 8pm-10pm – PUBLIC – Mojo Hands at Shack Up Inn (001 Commissary Circle).

Saturday, 3/26

– 10am – PUBLIC – Blues Breakfast w/TBA in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

– 11am – PUBLIC – weather-permitting Randy “19th Street Red” Cohen busks on CAT HEAD front porch for tips (252 Delta Ave.).

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – TBA at Levon’s Bar & Grill (232 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – TBA at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm-10pm – PUBLIC – Bill Abel at Shack Up Inn (001 Commissary Circle).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Keith Johnson & Big Muddy Band at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley), plus via LiveFromClarksdale.org.

Sunday, 3/27

– 10am – PUBLIC – Blues Breakfast w/TBA in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

– 11am – weather-permitting Randy “19th Street Red” Cohen busks on CAT HEAD front porch (252 Delta Ave.).

– 1pm – PUBLIC – Mississippi Marshall live-streams blues on Mississippi Marshall Facebook page.

– 2:30pm – PUBLIC – weekly Black History tour of downtown Clarksdale w/Brenda Luckett and others; book online (small fee) at SharedExperiencesUSA.com.

– 5pm-7pm – PUBLIC – Alanna Mosley at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).

– 7pm – PUBLIC – TBA at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

Monday, 3/28 – Get vaxed HERE, y’all… thanks!

– 6pm – PUBLIC – Happy hour w/Cdale Ramblers at Hopson Commissary (001 Commissary Circle).

– 7pm – PUBLIC – Blues Dinner w/TBA in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) and Bluesberry Cafe FB page; outdoors, limited seating, social distancing, masks required.

Tuesday, 3/29

– 8pm – PUBLIC – TBA at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

Wednesday, 3/30

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 7:30pm – PUBLIC – Lucious Spiller plays Red’s Lounge  juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Deak Harp at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Thursday, 3/31

– 3pm-6pm – PUBLIC – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).

– 7pm – PUBLIC – 19th Street Red at Red’s Lounge juke joint (395 Sunflower Ave.).

– 8pm – PUBLIC – Blues Jam w/TBA at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

ALSO, upcoming in Clarksdale, MS:

– Bluesberry Cafe:

  Mississippi Marshall Hopper plays every first Monday of the month, 7pm.

Shack Up Inn (8pm-10pm except for 3/13 and 4/12):
4/1 Jonivan Jones 8-10
4/2 Deak Harp 8-10
4/8 Jesse Cotton Stone 8-10
4/9 Shawn Williams 8-10
4/12 – 6PM-8PM – Aristide Garofalo & Friends

LIVE BLUES MUSIC & MORE 7 DAYS A WEEK (365!)… ONLY IN CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI!

For “VIRTUAL” shows, watch via www.livefromclarksdale.org (unless noted otherwise). All Clarksdale times are CDT.