Sunflower River Blues and Gospel Festival
07/20/15: Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Fest awarded $4,500 grant from Mississippi Arts Commission
Fine-tuning details and fund-raising projects to keep the 28th annual Sunflower River Blues and Gospel Festival free and open to the public are core association members meeting weekly at the Delta Blues Museum including (from left) Nancy Foley, Malvita Tillis Presley, Georgianna Smith, Maie Smith, Johnny Kinnard, gospel chairman; Checo White, John Sherman, chairman, Dave de Zwaan, Sandy de Zwaan, and JoAnn Blue. Not pictured are Shelley Ritter and Catherine Clark.  The MAC review panel awarded $4,500 to the Sunflower Blues Association, and cited the organization‘s ‘strong community support, strong volunteer support, great partnerships, and partnership with the Delta Blues Museum.’  The festival takes place in downtown Clarksdale Aug. 7-8-9. To become a volunteer, call the Chamber of Commerce: 627-7337.

Fine-tuning details and fund-raising projects to keep the 28th annual Sunflower River Blues and Gospel Festival free and open to the public are core association members meeting weekly at the Delta Blues Museum including (from left) Nancy Foley, Malvita Tillis Presley, Georgianna Smith, Maie Smith, Johnny Kinnard, gospel chairman; Checo White, John Sherman, chairman, Dave de Zwaan, Sandy de Zwaan, and JoAnn Blue. Not pictured are Shelley Ritter and Catherine Clark.  The MAC review panel awarded $4,500 to the Sunflower Blues Association, and cited the organization‘s ‘strong community support, strong volunteer support, great partnerships, and partnership with the Delta Blues Museum.’  The festival takes place in downtown Clarksdale Aug. 7-8-9. To become a volunteer, call the Chamber of Commerce: 627-7337.




Jan 13, 2019 - 1:12PM
WTUL
Just played: Sunflower River Blues - John Fahey - Visions of the Blues(Oxford American)
Jan 12, 2019 - 3:47PM
Christian B
"Sunflower River Blues"/"Requiem for Mississippi John Hurt" by John Fahey https://t.co/VXE0GXiaSs via @YouTube
Jan 12, 2019 - 3:42PM
Christian B
"sunflower river blues" john fahey @ the new varsity https://t.co/v1XmdJUc9z via @YouTube
Jan 8, 2019 - 4:23PM
KZSC Spins
John Fahey - Sunflower River Blues (Death Chants, Breakdowns and Military Waltzes) https://t.co/Ie9rvEQIP1
Jan 8, 2019 - 11:09AM
Songwhip
We're listening to "Sunflower River Blues" by John Fahey https://t.co/nLbNwNjV1m #nowplaying