Bridging the Blues Music Pilgrimage

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Bridging the Blues Music Pilgrimage Sep 29-Oct 7 · Various Locations September 29-October 7, 2017 Bridging The Blues (BTB) connects multiple music events across Arkansas, Tennessee and Mississippi. A schedule of many events are available at A multitude of festivals and events will take place at various venues, including blues museums, juke joints, casinos and town squares. Visitors are encouraged to explore the region on their own, tracking down gravesites of blues legends or exploring the markers of the Mississippi Blues Trail. Mississippi is known as the “Birthplace of America’s Music" and has literally shaped the course of modern music with its contributions to blues, jazz, rock, country and gospel. Here are just a few musical events taking place in DeSoto County, MS: September 22-October 1, Southaven September 30. Front Porch Jubilee, Hernando October 6 & 7, Water Tower Festival, Hernando