THE BLUE FRONT CAFE ~
oldest in Mississippi
JIMMY DUCK HOLMES ~
owner/Bentonia Bluesman
Jimmy’s parents BUILT IT in 1948!

JACK OWENS taught Jimmy Duck  Bentonia Blues style~ BLIND BUD SPIRES played w. both Jack Owens and Jimmy Duck + recorded with ‘Duck’ on brokeandhungry records ~ Bud Spires passed in March, 2014 at his home in Bentonia, MS~   R.I.P.

Thanks to the person who uploaded this AWESOME video of JIMMY DUCK HOLMES

Advertisements

6 thoughts on “JIMMY *DUCK* HOLMES ~

  1. Rocky Lawrence

    Did Ronnie Joe take you by what’s left of the juke next to Ducks families house? It’s where Skip James and Henry Stucky would play. Shortly after he took me there and did some photographs I believe it was destroyed by a tornado. The Holmes house is 10, 15 feet from the juke and was untouched.

    Like

    Reply
    1. sheindie Post author

      Hi I had my party at the Blue Front Cafe … all fixed up and nice .. check out my blog (Jukes) for photos of it ~ Jimmy’s a great host… even fixed the Juke Box 😀 Best, Shein
      GET JIMMY DUCK’S MUSIC AT: brokeandhungryrecords.com

      Like

      Reply
  2. Pingback: THE LAST OF THE BENTONIA BLUESMEN | BLUES BLUES BLUES

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s