CLARKSDALE: Blues music every night in March...

CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI - March 2020 preview with live blues 7 nights a week!

Red’s Lounge — blues-only juke joint featured in We Juke Up In Here and M for Mississippi films!

Clarksdale, MS

(395 Sunflower Ave. @ MLK Dr.)

Live blues show EVERY Wednesday, (sometimes Thursday), Friday, Saturday and Sunday night!

Wednesdays - Lucious Spiller, 8pm

Sun., 3/1 - Mark "Mule Man" Massey, 7pm

Wednesdays - Lucious Spiller, 8pm
Fri., 3/6 - Lucious Spiller Blues Band, 9pm
Sat., 3/7 - Terry "Harmonica" Bean, 9pm
Sun., 3/8 - Terry "Big T" Williams, 7pm

Wednesdays - Lucious Spiller, 8pm

Ground Zero Blues Club (co-owned by Morgan Freeman) — in M for Mississippi  and Moonshine & Mojo Hands films!

Clarksdale, MS

www.groundzerobluesclub.com

Live music (mostly blues) weekly, Wed thru Sat -- including WEEKLY THURSDAY BLUES JAM NIGHTS!

(8pm showtimes):

Wed., 3/4 - Live blues TBA, 8pm
Thurs., 3/5 - Blues Jam w/Lala, 8pm
Fri., 3/6 - Steve Kolbus, 8pm
Sat., 3/7 - Diedre Pro & Ruff Pro Band, 8pm

Wed., 3/11 - Live blues TBA, 8pm
Thurs., 3/12 - Blues Jam w/Jesse Cotton Stone, 8pm
Fri., 3/13 - Bill Abel, 8pm
Sat., 3/14 - Anthony "Big A" Sherrod & Allstars, 8pm
Wed., 3/18 - LALA Element 88, 8pm
Thur., 3/19 - David Dunavent, 8pm
Fri., 3/20 - Emerson Hill, 8pm
Sat., 3/21 - Zach Koch
Wed., 3/25 - Bill Abel, 8pm
Thur. 3/26 - Steve Kolbus and the Clarksdale Blues Revue, 8pm
Fri., 3/27 - Mark Miller and the Coldwind ft Heather Buckley, 8pm
Sat., 3/28 - Keith Johnson and the Big Muddy Band, 8pm

Delta Blues Museum - Celebrating 40 years in 2019!

Clarksdale, MS

www.deltabluesmuseum.org

Open Mon-Sat, 10am-5pm (spring/summer hours Mon-Sat, 9am-5pm, start 2/29/20).

Nice PBS NewsHour segment on the DBM's Arts & Ed Program at https://www.facebook.com/groups/newshourarts/

LaLaLAND

Clarksdale, MS (241 Yazoo Ave.)

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Hooker Grocer & Eatery

(near Delta Blues Museum)
Sun.,  3/1 - Bill Abel, 5-7pm

Sun., 3/8 - Blackwater Trio, 5pm

Sun., 3/15 - Holley Peel, 5pm

Sun., 3/20 - Lou Shields, 5pm

Sun., 3/22 - Tony Boyd, 5pm

Fri., 3/27 - Alanna Mosely, 7pm

Sun., 3/29 - John Ford, 5pm

Hambone Art & Music

Clarksdale, MS

(111 E 2nd St.) www.stanstreet.com

EVERY TUESDAY NIGHT live blues music plus occasional musics on other days in gallery/bar, 8pm.

Tues., 3/3 - Ben Rice, 8pm.

Tues., 3/10 - Anthony "Big A" Sherrod, 8pm

Tues., 3/17 - Hopeless Case Blues Band, 8pm

Thurs., 3/19 - Guitar Workshop performance, 8pm

Tues., 3/24 - Danny Brooks, 8pm

Tues., 3/31 - Deak Harp, 8pm

Levon’s Bar & Grill

Clarksdale, MS

(232 Sunflower Ave)

Sun., 3/1 - Gramm Phillips, 4pm

Bluesberry Cafe

Clarksdale, MS

(662-627-7008)

Sat/Sun blues breakfasts, 10am; Mon blues every week, 8pm!
Sun., 3/1 - Blues Breakfast w/Captain Dirk & Da Bones Man, 10am
Mon., 3/2 - Blues Dinner w/Johnny Riley Band, 8pm

Sat., 3/7 - Blues Breakfast w/Watermelon Slim, 10am

Sun., 3/8 - Blues Breakfast w/Marshall Hopper, 10am

Mon., 3/9 - Blues Dinner w/Mark Miller, Steve Kolbus Band, 8pm

Stone Pony Pizza

Clarksdale, MS

(226 Delta Ave.)

Fridays at 7pm:

March 6 Ryan Purser

March 13 Mississippi Marshall

March 20 Marshall Drew

Delta Blues Alley Cafe
Clarksdale, MS
(352 Delta Ave.)

FRIDAY HAPPY HOUR:

Fridays - "Live" music (blues or R&B) weekly at 5pm!

Fri., 3/6 - Happy hour w/The Southern Soul Band, 5pm
Fri., 3/13 - Happy hour w/DJ Blu Majic (Southern soul), 5pm

Yazoo Pass

Clarksdale, MS
(207 Yazoo Ave.)

"Original music" occasionally, including:
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Travelers Hotel (212 3rd St.)

Clarksdale, MS

www.stayattravelers.com

3/6 - Higher Purpose Happy Hour, 6:30pm
3/19 - Delta GUMBO, 6pm
4/16 - Travelers Hotel presents: John Mohead, 4pm
4/17 - Travelers Hotel presents: Big Water, 5pm

(See Facebook for event details.)

Clarksdale Sound Stage

Clarksdale, MS (Issaquena Ave.,  downtown)

4/28 - Erin Coburn Band, time TBA

Clarksdale White House
325 W 2nd St.

www.deltabohemian.com

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New Roxy - "Possibly the coolest venue in the South..."

Clarksdale, MS

(363 Issaquena Ave.)

Plan now for 2020 DEEP BLUES FESTIVAL (& BUSKING), deepbluesfest.com.

Delta Byrd (Byrd Cage venue)

Clarksdale, MS (721 Riverside Ave.)

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Crossroads Cultural Arts Center
Clarksdale, MS
(332 Delta Ave.)

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Grandma's Sports Bar
Clarksdale, MS
(115 3rd St. - Grandma's Pancake House/Blues House/Sports Bar)

Great LATE NIGHT spot on weekends; open many evenings with DJ; live blues during Clarksdale Film Festival and Juke Joint festival.

Tourism Office
Clarksdale, MS
(326 Blues Alley)

visitclarksdale.com
Open Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm PLUS Sat 9am-noon - Visit Clarksdale-Coahoma County Tourism inside the historic downtown train depot for maps, info and hospitality! Bubba O'Keefe, tourism director. (662) 627-6149.

NOTE: Closed New Year's Day.

Tennessee Williams Rectory Museum
Clarksdale, MS
(106 Sharkey Ave.)
Open by appointment, 646-465-1578. Info at tennesseewilliamsrectorymuseum.com

ALSO: Plan now for 2020 festival, https://deltawilliamsfestival.com/

Rock & Blues Museum

Clarksdale, MS

www.blues2rock.com

Founders are retired, so their building —  with its cool, loft living space in back — AND world-famous collection are for sale; serious inquiries only, please, via museum website email. (Also, ask about their The Den building as well.)

Meraki

Clarksdale, MS

(Sunflower & Third St.)
Thurs., 4/16/20 - Griot Arts Open Mic Night at Meraki (open to all), 6:30pm-8pm

Hopson Commissary

Clarksdale, MS

www.hopsonplantation.com

Every Monday night - free appetizers and music by someone playing free live acoustic music every week, 6pm!

MONDAY NIGHT HAPPY HOUR MUSIC - FREE MUSIC & appetizers, 6PM:

   March

   9 Holly Peel 

   16 Gramm Phillips

   23 Tiffany Harmon 

   30 Griot Band and Seth and Walt 

PLUS, SOME WEEKENDS (cover applies):
Sat., 3/21 - The Roof Band, 9pm
Sat., 4/4 - Mike Ellis Band, 9pm
Fri., 4/17 - John Sutton Band, 9pm
Sat., 4/18 - JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL!
Sat., 4/25 - Choctaw Clay, 9pm

Shack Up Inn (The Gin)

Clarksdale, MS

https://www.shackupinn.com/services3
Sun., 3/8 - THREE ACTS: JH sitton at 4pm, Josh Cook at 5pm, and John Paul Keith at 6-8pm!

Wed., 4/29 - Erin Coburn Band, 6-8pm

CUTRER MANSION (109 Clark St.)

Clarksdale, MS

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Tennessee Williams Rectory Museum
Clarksdale, MS

 https://tennesseewilliamsrectorymuseum.com/
OPEN BY APPOINTMENT

Plus annual festival, www.DeltaWilliamsFestival.com

The Bank

Clarksdale, MS (E 2nd & Yazoo Ave)
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The Bad Apple Blues Club - COMING EARLY 2020
Clarksdale, MS
349 Issaquena Ave, downtown
TBA - "Live" blues, workshops and more!

Cat HeadMississippi’s Blues Store

Clarksdale, MS

(252 Delta Ave.; 662-624-5992, but no voicemail; email roger@cathead.biz)

Celebrating 17 years at the Crossroads. Your 1st stop for "live" music & visitor info.

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm AND Sundays 11am-3pm!

Sat., 3/21 - Lou Shields performs, 11am

Thurs., 4/16 - RL SUPERBAD, 3pm

Fri., 4/17 - Pre-Juke Joint Fest music TBA (afternoon) - FREE

Sat., 4/18 - Official JJFest stage, 10am-6pm - FREE; jukejointfestival.com

Sun., 4/19 - annual FREE Cat Head Mini Blues Fest, 10am-5pm.

 

The Junction

Coahoma County, MS
(25960 US Hwy 61N @ Hwy 316; just 10 min north of Clarksdale)

Sat., 3/28 - 2pm-2am - GRAND RE-OPENING w/ribbon cutting, DJ, "live" blues and more! (New multi-purpose event complex available for rental.) Info: 662-519-3818, pjsurdivant@sbcglobal.net

Wonder Light City

near Clarksdale, MS

Here's a news story on it: https://www.greatbigstory.com/stories/if-you-build-it-they-will-come-a-juke-joint-s-field-of-dreams
Closed. Sadly, 80-year-old bluesman Robert "Bilbo" Walker's passed away on 11/29/17. RIP.