Clarksdale Entertainment Section in the Press Register

A Danette dedicated section for you and me By Magical Madge Clarksdale entertainment is a 7 day a week, 365 night a year thing. I know this. Well. And, I thank the Lord for it. Even though I don’t get out to enjoy it as much as I once did. Age. Work. It happens.  😎  […]

Sounds Around Town in Clarksdale

What’s going on in town this week? VIDEOS IN POST This Sounds Around Town is Clarksdale lists live music and entertainment always starting on the Wednesday of every week. SOUNDS AROUND TOWN is part of Clarksdale, Mississippi’s efforts to revitalize our historic downtown and promote our region’s blues music to the world. In the past […]

200 Plein Air Paintings in 200 Days Carol Roark Exhibit

Artist Reception Tuesday June 26th for Carol Roark in Oxford, MS at The Powerhouse By Magical Madge 200 plein air paintings in 200 days. Really? Having taken up the paintbrush within the past year after a very long hiatus, I still can not fathom painting a plein air painting every single day for 200 days. […]

The Wineskins new “Shut Me Up Sundance” – A Review

Magical Madge’s takeaway on this 14 track album By Magical Madge What’s normal? I know I am not normal. But in this world “we all want something, but something’s never here. We pray. We smoke. We pill. We drink. We dope and we hope. That lights always fading, as we all attempt to cope, beneath […]

Voyage Chicago features Clarksdale’s $Daddy Rich$ (a.k.a. Richard Crisman)

Meet the Mississippi Delta native musician up close and real. Voyage Chicago publishes article titled “Meet $Daddy Rich$ (a.k.a. Richard Crisman) in Clarksdale.” Thank you Village Chicago for writing about Richard Crisman, a.k.a. $Daddy Rich$. While managing Morgan Freeman’s Madidi Restaurant, I often hired Richard, aka Daddy Rich, to play in the bar on Wednesday […]

Jordi Baizan Home Concert with Alice Hasen

The Delta Bohemians Present their third Home Concert Series at the Clarksdale White House A new Home Concert is coming to the Clarksdale White House on Thursday, May 31st, featuring engaging singer-songwriter Jordi Baizan accompanied by Alice Hasen.

Clarksdale Scenes Friday Before Juke Joint Fest 2017

VIDEO: Ride with Chilly Billy around town and listen to some fine music Clarksdale, Mississippi – VIDEO IN POST! Greetings from Clarksdale, Mississippi, heart of the MS Delta! Juke Joint Fest 2018 is upon us and Clarksdale is hoppin’ like a jumpin’ bullfrog in Calaveras County. Magical Madge and I have hastily thrown together a get-acquainted-with-Clarksdale […]

Grammy Winner Eric Tingstad Clarksdale Concert

Home Concert Thursday, April 5, 2018 at the Clarksdale White House THE DELTA BOHEMIANS PRESENT ERIC TINGSTAD in a HOME CONCERT Clarksdale White House Thursday, April 5, 2018 Limited Seating  $15 — Purchase Tickets HERE

Seek the Delta Right Next Door

We are seeing more of our immediate neighbors from contiguous states and Mississippi counties coming to Seek the Delta Right Next Door. Seek the Delta Right Next Door.  Europeans, Australians, and internationals from all over the world plan and save, sometimes for years, to travel across the ocean to visit and experience the Mississippi Delta. […]

Delta Wildlife seen on ONE DB Tour

The abundance of wildlife on this singular tour was astounding! WATCH VIDEO Every DB Tour is unique and rife with Delta wildlife. We are blessed not only to live around the most felicitous folks in the world, but also we enjoy some of the most extraordinary domesticated and undomesticated wildlife to be found—yes, even our […]

POSSUM ON THE PASS

A TICK EATIN’ FOOL WATCH VIDEO While walking on the fabled Yazoo Pass this morning I came across an o’ possum trottin’, so I filmed him and made up a spontaneous poem while walking that would make Byron, Shelley and Keats nauseous. Everything we do on The Delta Bohemian® is extemporaneous, low tech and serendipitous, […]

Hopson Commissary: Monday Evening Comin’ Down

Outside Clarksdale town listen to some awesome acoustic music. VIDEO & PHOTOS WATCH VIDEO I am increasingly drawn to Hopson Commissary’s Monday evening, acoustic, “comin’-down-easy” from the weekend, musical experience beginning at 6:00pm accompanied by free food (always a pot of something owners James & Cathy Butler have whipped up) and free music (please tip the musician […]

Delta Magazine HOT TOPICS

Brief introductions to assorted trending things in Mississippi you need to know Delta Magazine HOT TOPICS is a fun, two-page section spotlighting four subjects trending in Mississippi, especially the Delta. When Delta Magazine arrives in my mailbox, HOT TOPICS is my immediate go-to! I’m curious to see what the latest crazes are in our great […]

Lovin’ OXFORD MAGAZINE Lovin’

Clarksdalians featured in a recent issue. Check it out! Lovin’ Oxford Magazine and its lovin’. We are so very grateful for the love Oxford Magazine shows fellow Mississippians. Have you read one yet? Two recent articles titled “A Home Built For Three” and “Last-Minute Summer Getaways” featured Clarksdalians. It’s never too late to read about Clarksdale.  😎 

Legends Magazine Loves the Delta

Featuring “From the Land of Cotton, Delta Bohemian Tours” Legends Magazine loves the Mississippi Delta and we are so thankful.  FIRST, watch this Video of Chilly Billy talking about this post. SECOND, read gifted writer Julian Rankin’s article titled “From the Land of Cotton, Delta Bohemian Tours.”  Julian is the Director of Art and Public Exchange […]

“Big J” of Johnson Plumbing in Cleveland, Mississippi

Cool car collector keeping business alive in the Delta. VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY “Big J” Milton Johnson, a salt of the earth Cleveland, Mississippi native loves old school cars. Madge interviews him about his 1961 Chevrolet Bel Air. Second generation business owner is the backbone of the Delta.

Thankful for Clarksdale Disc Golf

By Chunkin’ Chilly Billy – Includes VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY A little over two years ago a couple local guys were instrumental in getting a nine-hole Clarksdale disc golf course operational right along the banks of the Sunflower River. John Clark, descendent of the founder of Clarksdale, Luke Barbieri and Bobby True, all lovers of […]

A Delta Bohemian Manifesto

Penned by a compromised Christian, full of lamentation and hope “Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.” – Paul in his letter to the Corinthian church Who doesn’t want to leave a sustainable mark before exiting this short ride of a life? How many of […]

Top Ten Juke Joint Rules

Lay Your Burden Down – Includes a Radioland Video Top Ten Juke Joint Rules for visiting Clarksdale’s fabled juke joints, blues clubs, music venues, etc., will ease your mind and put you square in the middle of cool. We might be a land of affable-yet-pugnacious characters, eccentrics, crazies, lazies, loosey-goozies and profound pontificators, but we do appreciate a […]

TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN CLARKSDALE

Let Chilly Billy be your guide. CLARKSDALE, Mississippi So, are you thinking about coming to our little mecca in the heart of the Mississippi Delta but you aren’t too sure what to do when you get here? After all, could there really be that much to do in a town of 17,000+? Before the list […]