CLARKSDALE: Sounds Around Town… and Clarksdale Music Festival week!

Welcome to CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI’s 7-days-a-week 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.

Wednesday, 1/26
– 3pm-6pm – Sean “Bad” Apple at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena).
– 7:30pm – Lucious Spiller at Red’s Lounge (395 Sunflower).

Thursday, 1/27
– 3pm-6pm – Sean “Bad” Apple at Bad Apple Blues Club.
– 5pm-8pm – “In a New Light: The Art of Stan Street” opening at Orange Door Art (247 Delta Ave., next to JJF building); new work by blues musician, Hambone owner & painter Stan Street.
– 7pm – 19th Street Red at Red’s Lounge.
– 8pm – Blues Jam w/Lucious Spiller at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Friday, 1/28
– 3pm-6pm – Sean “Bad” Apple at Bad Apple Blues Club.
– 5pm-7pm – CLARKSDALE (FILM &) MUSIC FESTIVAL (all music this year, films return in 2023), clarksdalefilmfestival.com – 5PM at Hambone Gallery w/Hopeless Case Band (FREE).
– 7pm-9pm – Alanna Mosley at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).
– 8pm – Lucious Spiller Band at Red’s Lounge.
– 8pm – Lala Element 88 at Ground Zero Blues Club.

Saturday, 1/29
– 10am – Blues Breakfast w/Capt Dirk in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) & FB page; distancing, masks required.
– 11am till – CLARKSDALE (FILM &) MUSIC FESTIVAL, clarksdalefilmfestival.com – 11AM at Cat Head w/Randy “19th Street Red” Cohen (FREE), NOON at Bluesberry w/Lala Craig (FREE), 1PM at Hambone w/Preston Rumbaugh (FREE), 3PM at Bad Apple Blues Club w/Sean “Bad” Apple w/Bill “Howl-N-Madd” & Shy Perry (FREE), 5PM at Hooker Grocer w/Lucious Spiller (FREE), and 6PM at Ground Zero w/Keith Johnson (FREE).
– 8pm – Terry “Big T” Williams at Red’s Lounge.
– 8pm – “Big A” Sherrod & Allstars at Ground Zero Blues Club.

Sunday, 1/30
– 10am – Blues Breakfast w/Fonky Donkey in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) & FB page; cial distancing, masks required.
– 11am till – CLARKSDALE (FILM &) MUSIC FESTIVAL, clarksdalefilmfestival.com – 11AM at Cat Head w/19th Street Red (FREE), NOON at Bluesberry w/Watermelon Slim (FREE), 1PM at Levon’sl w/Bill Abel (FREE), 2PM at Travelers Hotel lobby w/Lucious Spiller (FREE), 3PM at Bad Apple Blues Club w/Sean “Bad” Apple & Lady Trucker (FREE), and 4PM at Red’s w/Big T (FREE).
– 1pm – Mississippi Marshall live-streams on FB page.
– 5pm-7pm – Mississippi Marshall at Hooker Grocer .
– 7pm – Live blues TBA at Red’s Lounge.

Monday, 1/31
– 6pm – Happy hour w/Walt & Seth at Hopson Commissary (1 Commissary Cir).
– 7pm – Blues Dinner w/Iceman in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) & FB page; distancing, masks required.

Tuesday, 2/1
– 8pm – Mississippi Marshall at Hambone (111 E. 2nd).

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CAT HEAD CALENDAR including 2022 festivals at www.cathead.biz.