The Mighty Mississippi was flowing in the evening sunlight as citizens of the Mid-Delta gathered for a celebration of the announcement, which included Gov’t Mule and many more!
To further establish its standing as the academic home of the blues, Delta State University is proud to announce the creation of the International Delta Blues Project!
Modern Day Blues Legends Taj Mahal, Corey Harris, Shemekia Copeland, Guy Davis, Alvin Youngblood Hart, and Phil Wiggins Assemble
“Blues is the blueprint. It’s the foundation of all contemporary music, no matter where you go.” – Corey Harris
We sat down with Reverend Peyton to talk about his new album, Between The Ditches, his “revolutionary” new underground blues tour featuring Alvin Youngblood Hart & Jimbo Mathis, delta blues finger picking giant Charley Patton!
On April 22nd, incredibly talented performers took the stage at the Howard Theater. The outcome was legendary.
Ross Neilsen and the Sufferin’ Bastards’ new album “Redemption” has one of the most promising sounds in blues today. The band is tight, gritty and full of energy.