Catch Janky and his Juke Joint Boys with a full night of foot-stompin’ music at Highway 61 South Wednesday May 23rd. https://highway61south.com/
This festival is 3 days of the best blues music being created these days. The lineup consists of those that have played with Junior Kimbrough, descendants of the North Mississippi founders of this music and those that are carrying the torch of this distinct form of music. Janky checked one off his bucket list by […]
Catch Janky and Robert Kimbrough Sr. bringing Mississippi blues to BIG D. Janky plays Rump-Shaking’, Foot-Stomping’, Hootin’ and a hollering’ Juke Joint Blues. Robert Kimbrough is from North Mississippi and places cotton patch soul blues like his late father, the legendary Junior Kimbrough. This event will be at the fabulous Highway 61 venue in Irving, TX.
Janky had the pleasure of recording the Kimbrough Brothers for their upcoming CD. The brothers: David Kimbrough, Jr., Kent Kimbrough and Robert Kimbrough, Sr., are North Mississippi blues royalty and the sons of the great Junior Kimbrough. This session took place during 2017 Deep Blues Fest and in the old WROX radio station studio across […]
Robert Kimbrough, Sr., son of the great music legend, Junior Kimbrough, talks about his dad’s style of music. Most people refer to Junior as Hill Country but on the contrary, he is actually one of the originators of COTTON PATCH SOUL BLUES. Robert also talks about the yearly festival that is in honor of Junior. […]
So I became tired of sifting around Spotify to find all the North Mississippi goodness. I created a public playlist on Spotify with all the tasty Hill Country and Cotton Patch Soul Blues that you need. There is a heavy dose of all the great artists that are either from the North Mississippi scene or […]