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JukeJoint Festival Clarksdale, MS 4.17.10

I went to the Juke Joint Festival in Clarksdale, Mississippi today. I listened to great blues, watched documentaries and took a tour of Clarksdale. I arrived at the Crossroads just after 11am, so it was easy to get around downtown Clarksdale and I got a great parking space at the Delta Blues Museum [continue reading]

April 17, 2010 // 0 Comments

1075 miles through Mississippi 3.2-3.5.10

I left the house at 9am Tuesday March 2nd heading south to Mississippi. First stop was Jackson. It wasn’t what I expected. Just another city, but there were some notable sites. It was cool to see Medgar Evans house and statue as well as a few blues trail sites downtown. Next stop the next day [continue reading]

March 5, 2010 // 2 Comments

Mardi Gras with Brandon Santini

I celebrated Mardi Gras by attending the Grizzlies game and then onto Beale Street. I was going to go to the parade, but it was too cold. The Grizzlies game was terrible. We lost to the Suns. But Beale Street was great. I went to the Blues Hall Juke Joint and listened to Brandon Santini and Delta [continue reading]

February 17, 2010 // 0 Comments