Saturday, September 25, 2010

7th Annual Mississippi Delta Regional Blues Challenge

Grady ChampionCanton, MS – Thank you Indianola Blues Society for the opportunity to compete in Memphis at the IBC.  This year has been wonderful.  The blues fans have been incredible.  Good luck with this year’s Challenge at Club Ebony and with every endeavor your group takes on.  Keep up the good work.  You’re the best!  Grady

Winner of the Indianola Challenge and the 2010 International Blues Challenge

Friday, September 24, 2010

Monday, September 13, 2010

Clarksdale's MR. TATER has passed away.....

MUSICAL PASSING   -   Hailed as one of the last Mississippi Delta street musicians and a favorite of visiting tourists from around the world, Foster Wiley a.k.a. "Mr Tater, The Music Maker" passed away early Friday morning, September 10, at the Methodist University Hospital in Memphis -- according to his brothers Joshua and Joe Wiley. Foster Wiley had been in the Intensive Care Unit for over a week with kidney and other issues.  Funeral arrangements, procession, reception/musical jam info: