Sunflower River Blues and Gospel Festival
12/28/16: Super soul star performs at Sunflower's Christmas Blues Party
Nathaniel Kimbie

Sunflower party features Southern Soul star Nathaniel Kimble

Nathaniel Kimbie

Southern Soul star Nathaniel Kimble stages a high-energy show including his popular 'You Make Me Happy' recording for the Sunflower River Blues Association's Christmas Blues Party Dec. 23.


The party was staged in Clarksdale's new downtown event venue at 270 Delta Avenue in a dramatic transformation from Henderson Drug Store into a colorful blues club with 'juke joint' decor. The building is owned by LaShondra and Sandy Tillis, son of the late Melville Tillis, longtime Sunflower Festival co-chairman. They coordinated the fund-raiser with other Tillis family members including Melvita Tillis Presley, current co-chair, and other Sunflower members. Other musicians donating their performances to the festival were Josh Razorblade Stewart, Super Chikan Johnson, and Anthony Big A Sherrod.





Jun 28, 2020 - 10:00AM
Ezra Szanton
Finally figured out how to upload a video on twitter :D Music - Sunflower River Blues by John Fahey Shader - me :) https://t.co/UZVR2vDK4m
Jun 27, 2020 - 10:16PM
Yousei Suzuki
先日のアズミの部屋来て下さった方ありがとうございました。 演奏ではJohn FaheyのSunflower River Bluesのやりましたが、やっと形になってきました。 お酒も美味しく頂きました。アズミさん、かけてた、友部正人良かったな。
Jun 27, 2020 - 3:24PM
Ezra Szanton
Just made a procedural music video for one of my favorite songs to relax to: Sunflower River Blues by John Fahey. Y… https://t.co/EIdXL5aiUi
Jun 27, 2020 - 2:07PM
Christian B
"Sunflower River Blues" Jack rose #JohnFahey #AmericanPrimitive #Guitar https://t.co/6d1ceqGmh2 via @YouTube
Jun 27, 2020 - 2:01PM
Christian B
Sunflower River Blues (Live 1984) https://t.co/FwzlxNTIzT via @YouTube