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.




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