CLARKSDALE: Sounds Around Town during a two-festival week!

CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI - Sounds Around Town
"Live blues every night PLUS 2 festivals this week!!"


2019 DEEP BLUES FESTIVAL
Thurs.-Sun., 10/17-20 - NEW ROXY & SHACK UP INN (plus daytime BUSKING STAGES listed below) w/blues, rock, soul, gospel & more by Little Freddie King, Nikki Hill, Rev John Wilkins & many more! Also, DBF Fun Run 8am Sat. FULL LINEUP at deepbluesfest.com or in foldout program/map.

MS DELTA TENNESSEE WILLIAMS FESTIVAL
Thurs.-Sat., 10/17-19 - Annual fest includes MS Writers Trail Marker dedication, porch plays, scholarly presentations, TNW Rectory museum events, special guests, blues by Big T & more! deltawilliamsfestival.com.

CAT HEAD STORE (252 Delta Ave.)
10/17-19 - DBF BUSKING STAGE - Thurs (2-4pm), Fri (2-5pm) & Sat (noon-5pm), deepbluesfest.com
Fri.-Sat., 10/18-19 - Preston Rumbaugh (indoors), 10:30am
Sun., 10/20 - Terry "Harmonica" Bean, 11am-3pm

RED'S LOUNGE (395 Sunflower Ave.)
Wednesdays - Lucious Spiller & Derick Kemp, 8pm
Fri., 10/18 - Lucious Spiller Blues Band, 9pm
Sat., 10/19 - Robert Kimbrough Sr. Blues Connection, 9pm
Sun., 10/20 - Stone Gas Blues Band, 7pm

GROUND ZERO BLUES CLUB (0 Blues Alley)
Wed., 10/16 - Lala Element 88, 8pm
Thurs., 10/17 - Blues Jam w/Big A, 8pm
Fri.-Sat. - DBF BUSKING STAGE - Fri (2-8pm) & Sat (noon-8pm), deepbluesfest.com
Fri., 10/18 - Stone Gas Blues Band, 8pm
Sat., 10/19 - Mark "Mule Man" Massey, 8pm

BLUESBERRY CAFE (235 Yazoo Ave.)
Sat., 10/19 - Blues Breakfast w/Ted Drozdowski, 10am
Sat., 10/19 - DBF BUSKING STAGE - Sat (1-5pm), deepbluesfest.com
Sun., 10/20 - Blues Breakfast w/Robert Kimbrough Sr.,10am
Mon., 10/21 - Blues Dinner w/Robert Kimbrough Sr. Blues Connection, 8pm

DELTA BLUES ALLEY CAFE (352 Delta Ave.)
Fri.-Sat. - DBF BUSKING STAGE - Fri (4pm & 7pm) & Sat (5pm & 7pm), deepbluesfest.com

LEVON'S BAR & GRILL (232 Sunflower Ave.)
Fri., 10/18 - Borderline, 8pm
Sat., 10/19 - Red on Yellow, 8pm
Sun., 10/20 - Levon's Sunday Ramble w/Chicken Diamond, 3:30pm

HAMBONE/HOPELESS CASE BAR (111 E. 2nd)
Fri.-Sat., 10/18-19 - DBF BUSKING STAGE - 1-4pm,www.deepbluesfest.com
Tues., 10/22 - Hopeless Case Blues Band, 8pm

HOOKER GROCER + EATERY (near Delta Blues Museum)
Fri.-Sat., 10/18-19 - DBF BUSKING STAGE - Fri (noon-7pm) & Sat (4-7pm), www.deepbluesfest.com
Sun., 10/20 - Blackwater Trio, 5-7pm

TRAVELERS HOTEL (212 3rd St.)
Wed., 10/16 - Loripalooza w/Mark Edgar Stuart, 6-8pm
Thurs., 10/17 - Lucious Spiller, 4pm

AUBERGE HOSTEL (Delta & E 2nd)
Fri.-Sat., 10/18-19 - DBF BUSKING STAGE - 1pm-3pm, deepbluesfest.com

GRANDMA'S SPORTS BAR (115 3rd St.)
Fri.-Sat., 10/18-19 - DBF BUSKING STAGE - Fri (10am-3pm - JAM) & Sat (6pm), deepbluesfest.com

STONE PONY (226 Delta Ave.)
Fri., 10/18 - Mississippi Marshall, 7pm

HOPSON COMMISSARY (001 Commissary Circle)
Sat., 10/19, Joe Austin, 9pm
Mon., 10/21 - Happy hour w/Evan Farris, 6pm

CLARKSDALE MUSEUMS (downtown)
- Delta Blues Museum, 1 Blues Alley. Open Mon-Sat AND Sun 10/20, 9am-5pm!
- TN Williams Rectory Museum (646-465-1578).
- MS Room & Indian Archeological Exhibit @ Public Library, 114 Delta Ave.

FREE AUDIO WALKING TOUR (smartphone app)
Visit Clarksdale Tourism web link at visitclarksdale.com/tours.

COMING SOON: 10/24-27 - Hambone Festival & related events, stanstreet.com.

CAT HEAD MUSIC CALENDAR at www.cathead.biz