Sunflower River Blues and Gospel Festival
11/08/12: Sunflower Fest’s annual Thanksgiving Eve Blues Party to feature 5 bands at Ground Zero

CLARKSDALE  - Five blues bands will be performing at the Sunflower River Blues Association's annual Thanksgiving Eve Blues Party at Ground Zero Blues Club Wednesday, Nov. 21.

 

Kicking off at 9 p.m., the party is a preview of the 2013 Sunflower Festival and will feature Daddy Rich, Bill 'Howlin' Madd' Perry, the All Night Long Band, Otis TCB Taylor Blues Band and Heather Cross: Heavy Suga' & the Sweet Tones.

 

All will be on the festival lineup August 9-10-11, 2013.

 

    "We're looking forward to celebrating with families, visitors, and college students home for the holidays," says Melville Tillis, Sunflower Festival co-chairman.

 

  "It's become a tradition with some groups -  great entertainment and a break from cooking too," he continued.

 

  Admission is $10 at the door and a donation to the Sunflower River Blues Association's non-profit 501 c 3 organization.

 





Nov 15, 2018 - 3:07PM
Roger Stolle
Here's the lineup (so far) for Thanksgiving Eve's annual SUNFLOWER RIVER BLUES FEST fundraiser at Ground Zero Blues… https://t.co/tQp7pbKAxC
Nov 12, 2018 - 5:35PM
Joe Rosam
John Fahey - Sunflower River Blues (1974 Version) https://t.co/FHY5emy2Zy
Nov 10, 2018 - 2:26PM
Christian B
John Fahey-Sunflower River Blues https://t.co/4dTUsJ8Urn via @YouTube
Nov 9, 2018 - 8:40PM
Yousei Suzuki
john fahey 「sunflower river blues」 思い入れありすぎる曲、やっと良い感じのカバーのバージョンできたかも。本人も何回も録音していて全部違うバージョンで弾いているから、カバーするにあたっても変奏は必要… https://t.co/wsatFmvUxN