2017 Deep Blues Festival

The home of the blues

Artist Profile #2: Dex Romweber

Posted on Mar 11, 2017

Artist Profile #2: Dex Romweber

Deep Blues Festival 2017 is please to present Dex Romweber. Dex Romweber is coming to Deep Blues Festival in October 2017! Pardon the pun, but we are psyched. Yes, this underground hero has crossed many genres in his career through punk, surf, psych, rockabilly, garage and RnB. All this sums up to a perfect fit for Deep Blues Fest. Clarksdale, MS, October 12-15 2017.

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Artist Profile #1: Leo “Bud” Welch

Posted on Mar 7, 2017

Artist Profile #1: Leo “Bud” Welch

Artist profile #1: Leo “Bud” Welch. Deep Blues Festival is pleased to announce Leo “Bud” Welch will be joining the roster this October 12-15, 2017 in Clarksdale, Mississippi.

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Deep Blues Festival 2017 LINEUP ANNOUNCEMENT 1

Posted on Mar 1, 2017

Deep Blues Festival 2017 LINEUP ANNOUNCEMENT 1

LINEUP ANNOUNCEMENT 1: We are very excited to announce the following artists for Deep Blues Festival 2017 in Clarksdale, MS: Leo “Bud” Welch, RL Boyce, Dex Romweber, Jimbo Mathus, and Kenny Brown.  A killer lineup already, but we are doling it out to you bit by bit.  Didn’t your mom tell you not to eat all your Halloween candy at once?  Wise words.  So we’ll let you savor...

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Happy New Year from Deep Blues Festival!

Posted on Jan 2, 2017

Happy New Year from Deep Blues Festival!

The 2017 festival will be held October 12-15 at the Shack Up Inn and the New Roxy in downtown Clarksdale. Benefactor’s passes are on available now in our shop, and we are grateful for your contribution to get this year’s festival planning underway!

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FYI Series: B.I.Y. (Build It Yourself) artists

Posted on Sep 12, 2016

FYI Series: B.I.Y. (Build It Yourself) artists

Part of the blues is innovation, making do, and being creative with what you got in every facet of life from food to musical instruments.  Here at Deep Blues, we would like to take a moment to showcase a few of the artists that we have in the lineup who craft their own cigar-box guitars, diddley-bows and whatever other instruments their talented hands can conjure. Deep Blues Festival 2016...

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Artist Profile #4: Chicken Snake

Posted on Aug 25, 2016

Artist Profile #4: Chicken Snake

Chicken Snake is weaving it’s way up the mighty Mississippi from New Orleans to Clarksdale for Deep Blues Festival 2016!  This fearsome foursome was founded in 2009 by Jerry Teel (Honeymoon Killers, Boss Hog, Chrome Cranks, Little Porkchop, Knoxville Girls,  Jerry Teel and the Big City Stompers) and his wife (photographer, songwriter), Pauline Teel (Big City Stompers). Having been forced...

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