Published on July 12th, 2012 | by Newt Rayburn0
The Local Voice #160 is out now! Download the PDF here Oxford, Water Valley, North Mississippi…
The Local Voice #160 is out now!
July 12 – 26, 2012
The Local Voice #160 is out now! July 12 – 26, 2012
FEATURES (A.K.A. READ THIS):
Oxford Blues Fest is July 20-21 Outdoors at Mary Buie Museum on University Avenue.
Headliners include Jody Williams, the last surviving member of Howlin’ Wolf’s band, Sam Mosely, and Ben Wiley Payton.
Summer Road Trip Series: “The All Important Memphis Road Trip,”
by Sarah Reddick. Local Girls ride up to the biggest city in North Mississippi to check out some history and dine in style among Beerknurds.
“The Comely Pipe That Does Not Play,”
by Brandon Michael Williams. A column exploring modern spirituality.
“Notes from the Local Yankee,”
by JoLynn Wells. Our favorite Yankee decides that Mississippi spells home.
Diarrhea Planet Plays Proud Larrys’ Saturday, July 21st.
Diarrhea Planet is a six-piece rock and roll band from Nashville, Tennessee.
Record of the Issue: Jimbo Mathus, Blue Light,
by Rebecca Long. Jimbo will perform live in-store on Friday, July 20th at 5pm, with exclusive vinyl-only copies of this new album.
“What’s the strangest band name ever?” by Sarah Reddick.
Notable Events in Mississippi History: A trivia of significant happenings in the ‘Ssipp. Can you answer them all?
Food & Drink Specials, Local Entertainment Calendar, Comix, Puzzles & Brain Teasers, Trivia, and more cool stuff than you can shake a stick at!