CLARKSDALE: Sounds Around town w/live blues every night, y’all…

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, 2/23
– 3pm-6pm – Sean “Bad” Apple at Bad Apple Blues Club (349 Issaquena Ave.).
– 7:30pm – Lucious Spiller plays Red’s Lounge (395 Sunflower Ave.).

Thursday, 2/24
– 3pm-6pm – Sean “Bad” Apple at Bad Apple Blues Club.
– 7pm – 19th Street Red at Red’s Lounge.
– 8pm – Blues Jam w/Lala Element 88 at Ground Zero Blues Club (0 Blues Alley).

Friday, 2/25
– 3pm-6pm – Sean “Bad” Apple at Bad Apple Blues Club.
– 7pm-9pm – Tony Boyd at Hooker Grocer + Eatery (near Delta Blues Museum).
– 8pm – Terry “Harmonica” Bean at Red’s Lounge.
– 8pm – Misty Blues at Ground Zero Blues Club.
– 8pm-10pm – Lightnin Malcolm at Shack Up Inn (001 Commissary Circle).

Saturday, 2/26
– 10am – Blues Breakfast w/Jaxx Nassar & Lee Williams in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) & FB page; distancing, masks required.
– 11am – weather-permitting Randy “19th Street Red” Cohen busks on CAT HEAD porch (252 Delta Ave.).
– 3pm-6pm – Sean “Bad” Apple & Friends at Bad Apple Blues Club.
– 8pm – Frank “Guitar” Rimmer at Red’s Lounge.
– 8pm – Big T & the Family Band at Ground Zero Blues Club.
– 8pm-10pm – Bill Abel at Shack Up Inn (001 Commissary Circle).

Sunday, 2/27
– 10am – Blues Breakfast w/Watermelon Slim in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) & FB page; distancing, masks required.
– 11am – weather-permitting “19th Street Red” busks on CAT HEAD front porch.
– 1pm – Terry “Harmonica” Bean sings blues and hosts a Black History Month conversation w/Brenda Luckett outside Paramount Theater, plus via LiveFromClarksdale.org.
– 1pm – Mississippi Marshall live-streams FB page.
– 2:30pm – Black History tour of downtown Clarksdale w/Brenda Luckett and others; book online (small fee) at SharedExperiencesUSA.com.
– 5pm-7pm – Alanna Mosley. at Hooker Grocer.
– 7pm – Mark “Mule Man” Massey at Red’s Lounge.

Monday, 2/28
– 6pm – Happy hour w/Tony Boyd at Hopson Commissary (001 Commissary Circle)
– 7pm – Blues Dinner… Anthony “Big A” Sherrod shares stories about some of his own influences and mentors, then plays the blues in Bluesberry Cafe Back Alley Bar (weather permitting, or inside) & via LiveFromClarksdale.org; distancing, masks required.

Tuesday, 3/1
– 8pm – Deak Harp at Hambone Gallery (111 E. 2nd St.).

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CAT HEAD BLUES STORE: Mon-Fri 11-4, Sat till 5 & Sun 11-3. WEB STORE at www.cathead.biz.
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CAT HEAD MUSIC CALENDAR including festivals at www.cathead.biz.