Monthly Archives: November 2014

hill country blues via the DEEP south or bye bye miss america pie ‘n what’s real and what ain’t…

November 26, 2014
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hill country blues via the DEEP south or bye bye miss america pie ‘n what’s real and what ain’t…

Recently some was sharing email on “missin’ mississippi” and looking forward to returning in the spring. Mentioned had come across a good video of Carlos Elliott, Jr. Some of which was recorded in Red’s Lounge. Remembered seeing Carlos and bsin’ with him that weekend. Like many us, he was thrilled to be in Clarksdale....

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Larry Wright Night

November 23, 2014
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Larry Wright Night

Another Thanksgiving is coming up, a day when we reflect upon our physical and spiritual blessings and share those blessings with others. Since Brandon Pettiford, the precocious 15 year old vocalist and drummer for the precocious Columbus blues-rock trio Pett Crow, has recently purchased a standard six-piece Larry Wright Signature Drum kit, he and...

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a call for help……

November 20, 2014
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a call for help……

Today (Thur Nov 20th) we received a message from our friend Janet Webb of the Mississippi Delta Blues Society in Indianola. She told us that on Nov 14th in Como, MS, the daughter of R.L. Boyce passed away suddenly of a heart attack. She (Tish) leaves behind four small children, now under the care...

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SPOTLIGHT!

November 18, 2014
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SPOTLIGHT!

Something new… Something we hope will become a continuing series shining a light on local and regional artists, venues, fans or philanthropists of The Blues. We’re very honored and happy to begin this with one of our favorite vocalists, Doris Fields aka Lady D.   SPOTLIGHT on Doris Fields aka Lady D… PB&J’s: It...

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blues artist passes…

November 17, 2014
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blues artist passes…

Blues fans may not recognize the name of artist John Carroll Doyle. But they will surely recognize his blues artwork, especially the iconic images he painted for Blue Chicago owner Gino Battaglia. Doyle’s image of the “Mojo Mama” has appeared on buildings in River North in Chicago since the ‘90s. It also has been...

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bits ‘n pieces………..

November 11, 2014
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bits ‘n pieces………..

    *coming soon to Court Street Grill- Thursday Nov 13 Chris Duarte showtime 8pm / door $15 Friday & Saturday Nov 21-22 Johnny Rawls showtime ? / door ? call 740-992-6524 for seating, tickets and/or dinner             *news from Mudfork– Jared and Adam just wrapped a great time...

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Small World

November 11, 2014
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Small World

Through the misty chill of Halloween eve we drove on down to Rev‘s blues infirmary to a timed windshield wiper rhythm. The Kinsey Report from Gary, Indiana was in the house, and several weeks earlier Rev strongly advised, “Do NOT miss these guys!” First of all, let’s strike any allusion to Alfred Kinsey’s controversial...

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IT’S OFFICIAL!!!

November 5, 2014
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IT’S OFFICIAL!!!

Cryin’, ain’t goin’ down this Big road by myself A-don’t ya hear me talkin’, pretty mama? Big Road Blues– Tommy Johnson- Feb 3, 1928- Victor records   At 1:00pm Thursday Oct 30th that BIG ROAD was dedicated by the Mississippi state legislature. Representative Gregory Holloway addressed the crowd in Crystal Springs: “Today is a...

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