https://sheindie.wordpress.com/2015/10/16/searching-for-the-grave-of-the-willie-lee-brown-cofounder-of-the-delta-blues/ WILLIE LEE BROWN & CHARLEY PATTON GREW UP ON DOCKERY PLANTATION .. CHARLEY BECAME A STAR .. THEY BOTH CO-FOUNDED THE DELTA BLUES. SON HOUSE AND WILLIE BROWN MET AT LULA- BECAME BEST FRIENDS .. PLAYED GUITARS TOGETHER – ROBERT JOHNSON WENT TO LISTEN UP IN ROBINSONVILLE MS – PICKED UP A FEW TIPS OVER TWO WEEKS FROM SON HOUSE .. ROBERT JOHNSON BECAME ‘THE’ Robert Johnson !! .. STOLE MUSIC HE HEARD/LEARNED FROM SON HOUSE .. DID NOT CREDIT HIM!!
PHOTOS and MORE below:
Elmo Williams would perform w. Hezekiah Early (on drums/harp) R.I.P.
http://www.deltabohemiantours.com TOURS* http://www.deltabohemiantours.com
WELCOME TO ‘The White House’ in CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI – HERE is Information LINK – the ‘RED’ rectangle is so you can easily BOOK a room and enjoy your stay in THE DELTA ~ just NOW APRIL 2017 ~ opened up the Delta Bohemian Guest House and the Clarksdale White House for Juke Joint Festival 2018. http://www.clarksdalewhitehouse.com
HERE is the number to call to BOOK YOUR TOUR: 662-645-9197 MISSISSIPPI USA ! DELTA BOHEMIAN TOURS ` READ BELOW:
*Tours customized to your particular interest with Clarksdale native Billy “Poor William” Howell as your guide. Blues sites, Mississippi River, oxbows, lakes, agriculture, countryside homes and churches, sunset ops, you name it. Billy will give you a real and personal Mississippi Delta experience–one you will never forget!
THESE THREE HOTELS ARE RATED 5***** AND AVAILABLE FOR BOOKING IN CLARKSDALE MISSISSIPPI ~ check their INFORMATION online ~ VERY COOL -one of a kind- ART FEATURED IN ALL THREE ~ many available for purchase!!! ALSO NOTE THAT: THESE BOUTIQUE HOTELS – which you can book in Clarksdale MS – FEATURE ORIGINAL ART by LOCAL ARTISTS – many of my own Blues photographs hang on their walls.
THIS IS CEDRIC BURNSIDE, THE GRANDSON OF BLUES LEGEND RL BURNSIDE ~ HE SINGS, PLAYS GUITAR AND IS AMAZING ON DRUMS.
WITH THE SUNFLOWER RIVER BLUES AND GOSPEL FESTIVAL COMING TO CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI in AUGUST 2016 MY THOUGHTS RETURN TO 2013 WHEN THIS LEGEND OF THE HILL COUNTRY BLUES PERFORMED … I HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO CHAT A BIT WITH MY OLD FRIEND AND AGAIN IN 2014 DURING THE JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL AND CAT HEAD MINI-FEST … Mr. Belfour was ONE OF A KIND and is SORELY MISSED.
ROBERT Wolfman BELFOUR