Saturday, September 05, 2009

How many more years.

A photo essay on yesterday's 14th annual Howlin' Wolf Memorial Blues Festival at The Civic in West Point, MS.

Festival Director Richard Ramsey introduces the next act.

Big Joe Shelton does the "Black Prairie Blues!

Memorial shrine for the late Willie King.

Honored guests and members of Howlin' Wolf's immediate family.

Bill Abel from Belzoni.

Some signs at the Civic's entryway faux Juke.

Mississippi has been a "red" state since Reconstruction even whe it voted yellow Dog.

Billy Dee always was smooth . . . Bingo long anybody?

Colin Linden from Nashville via Toronto.

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