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Event Archive - Live from Bentonia, Mississippi: Jimmy "Duck" Holmes, Mississippi Live and the Dirty Dirty

Thu. July 13th 2017 Railway Club (No Minors)
8:30 pm doors at 7:30 pm
$9.00 at the door only.
Jimmy "Duck" Holmes is an American blues musician & proprietor of the Blue Front Cafe, the oldest surviving juke joint in Mississippi. He is known as the last of the Bentonia bluesmen. Like Skip James, Jack Owens and other blues musicians from Bentonia, Mississippi, Holmes learned to play the blues from Henry Stuckey, the originator of the Bentonia blues.

Mississippi Blues icon Jimmy "Duck" Holmes will be at the Railway Stage & Beer Cafe with Mississippi Live and the Dirty Dirty.

Jimmy "Duck" Holmes (Blue Front Records)
Mississippi Live & the Dirty Dirty


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Mississippi Live and the Dirty Dirty (Americana)

Mississippi Live and the Dirty Dirty are a Americana / Southern Rock band based out of Vancouver BC. Headed up by Mississippian Connely Farr, the band includes Jay B Johnson (The Blue Shadows), Tom HIllifer, Jon Wood (Herald Nix, Cam Penner) & Ben Yardley (La Chinga). They have released 3 studio albums and 2 EPs to date. more info