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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Junior Kimbrough

Olga and the Technicolor Mississippian

OXFORD TOWN – “Blues Babe” and actress Olga Wilhelmine Munding (pictured here on the cover of her new CD “Whatever You Want”) and Cody Dickinson of the North Mississippi Allstars have teamed up and landed a gig at Como’s annual Christmas celebration, Christmas in Como, this Saturday evening (Dec. 10). Pages 8 and 11 in this week’s issue of Oxford Town have complete details of the upcoming classic holiday show being unwrapped Saturday evening just 39 miles from the Oxford Square. (December 8, 2011, Page 8, 11)

Kenny Brown set for Sunset Series in the Grove this Sunday

OXFORD TOWN – The 2011 Summer Sunset series rolls on this week featuring Kenny Brown, one of the veteran “hill country blues” musicians and a longtime partner of R.L. Burnside, bringing his mixture of country, blues and rock to the Grove Stage on Sunday, June 12. Page 8 has more information about Brown and the popular Sunset Series taking place every Sunday in June. (June 9, 2011, Page 6)

Duwayne Burnside blazes into Rooster’s Blues House

OXFORD TOWN – R.L. Burnside’s legacy is secure and carried out in a big way with his son, Duwayne, carrying the torch. Check out Page 7 in this week’s issue of Oxford Town for more information on the Hill Country blues phenom as he heads to Oxford via Rooster’s Blues House on Friday, Nov. 19. And, be sure to check out Oxford Town’s “Around Town” calendar on Page 4 for all of the music, art and entertainment listings across Lafayette County for the upcoming weekend into next week. (November 18, 2010, Page 7)

Scissormen return to rock the rafters at Rooster’s

OXFORD TOWN – In what the late Jim Dickinson once described as “acid blues for the 21st century,” the Scissormen are set to return to Oxford via Rooster’s Blues House on Thursday, July 1. Page 7 in this week’s issue of  Oxford Town has details about Scissormen, the infectuous blues-rock duo based in Nashville and their return to Oxford and Rooster’s Blues House. (June 30, 2010, Page 7)

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