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REST IN PEACE - MAY 2023

BILL HOWL-N-MADD PERRY 

Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry was a music veteran and was on the scene for 60 years. His career spanned across many musical genres, but he was at home with the blues. He is noted in many documentaries, magazines, and videos. 

Remembering Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry

Mississippi Delta Records releases new Single April 2023
SLIM BROWN
Slim BrownCat Rhodes and The Truth
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MISSISSIPPI DELTA BLUES, INC & MISSISSIPPI DELTA RECORDS
20 Plus Years in the Music Business - Providing management & booking &
 Releasing albums & singles for nationally & internationally recognized artists!

FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION - MUSICIANS AVAILABLE FOR FESTIVALS & EVENTS 

MANAGEMENT and RECORD LABEL for CAT RHODES & THE TRUTH
MANAGEMENT and RECORD LABEL for THE AMAZING JIMMI MAYES
MANAGEMENT LEVAN LORTKIPANIDZE
BOOKING TERRY BIG T WILLIAMS
LEGENDARY MUSICIANS AVAILABLE
MICKEY ROGERS 
JIMMI MAYES 
JOHNNY DRUMMER
PROMOTION FOR BMO PROMOTIONS - BRYAN MORRIS
MISSISSIPPI DELTA RECORD RELEASES - COVER DESIGNS & RADIO PROMOTIONS
MISSISSIPPPI DELTA RECORDS 

Releasing Singles and Albums 

Link to CD Releases 

Special CD Promotions/ Twice As Nice - Alphonso Sanders & Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry / Shy - Shy Perry 

I'm Happy With The One I'v e Got Now - Dorothy Moore/ Hwy 61 Blues-Mickey Rogers

BOOKING FOR FESTIVALS & EVENTS - CAT RHODES AND THE TRUTH

The Truth featuring Cat Rhodes is noted on the Mississippi Highway Blues Marker in Pensacola, FL. Bryan Morris is Band Director for Cat Rhodes and the Truth and the Producer for their albums. Bryan Morris was honored with a declaration by the Mobile, Alabama City Council naming Sunday, November 2019 as being “Mr. Bryan Morris Day”. Cat Rhodes and The Truth performed at the MAX in Meridian, MS and opened on the Budweiser Stage at the Mississippi State Fair. They perform nightly in Destin, Florida, Pensacola, Florida and Mobile, Alabama area when not at festivals and special events. They have International Experience. 20 plus years entertaining, plus a Gospel music heritage, and a blues music historical heritage. Released Blues Sitting On My Doorstep in 2021, I Got It in 2021, Knee Deep In The Blues in 2016 - all with Original Music.

 

Preview CD 

 

More about Cat Rhodes

www.catrhodesandthetruth.com

Cat Rhodes & The Truth Videos

BOOKING FOR FESTIVALS & EVENTS - THE AMAZING JIMMI MAYES

Jimmi Mayes at An Evening with The Blues - Bolzano, Italy

THE AMAZING JIMMI MAYES  National & International Performing Artist  / Vocalist - Drummer - Author - Recording Artist

Jimmi Mayes Started his career in Jackson, MS playing in Juke Joints. 

Jimmi was raised in Jackson, MS near Jackson State University. He continued his career by travelling internationally and performing with many of the greats of his time in New York and Chicago. They wanted the best of the best sideman on drums that they knew. Jimmi also had his own band during his career and he was the toast of Mexico City for a year. 

Jimmi Mayes played and toured with Little Walter, Jimmy Reed, Pinetop Perkins, Willie “Big Eyes” Smith, Robert Junior Lockwood, and more over the course of his career.  He backed Marvin Gaye and later became the bandleader for Joey Dee & the Starliters who had a monster hit the “Peppermint Twist” during the time Jimmi was with them. He became good friends with Jimi Hendrix and eventually he was asked by Jimi Hendrix to record with him. Mayes is on four of Hendrix’s albums.

Jimmi Mayes is a Chicago Blues Hall of Fame Inductee

Selected Performances & Symposiums

​  An Evening With the Blues in Bolzano Italy - Jimmi Mayes headliner for the show

​Big Blues Bender in Las Vegas with The Original Legends of the Blues

​ B.B. King Day at MVSU and B.B. King Museum, Indianola, MS  - Featured speaker and performer 2017, 2018 & 2019

​Mississippi Book Fair at the Mississippi State Capitol 

Featured Symposium Speaker

​History is Lunch - William Winter Archives and History Building - Jimmi Mayes talking about his book The Amazing Jimmi Mayes - Sideman To The Stars

Recent Album is My Whole Life's A Shuffle - on Mississippi Delta Records

 

Page with More About Jimmi Mayes

 

www.jimmimayes.com 

BOOKING FOR FESTIVALS & EVENTS FOR MICKEY ROGERS

MICKEY ROGERS

Mickey Rogers - Jus' Blues Music Foundation Bobby Rush Lifetime Blues Entertainers Award 2019

Available for Festivals &  Events

Mickey  has experience touring nationally & internationally! 

 

Mickey is featured in International and National Blues Magazines such as Rhythm and Blues, UK, IL Blues, Italy, and Big City Blues, US. Mickey Rogers is featured in Living Blues Issue #235 February 2015 with a 5 page story on Mickey written by Margo Cooper.

During Mickey’s career he has played with artists like The Jackson 5, Jimi Hendrix, Otis Clay, Hubert Sumlin, Harold Burrage, The Dramatics, Gladys Knight & The Pips, the Temptations and the Chi-Lites. He spent many years on the road with Tyrone Davis and Bobby Rush. He played with Howlin’ Wolf when he was fifteen at Sylvio’s Lounge in Chicago.

HONORS

​Mickey is honored with a stone Mississippi Walk of Fame in Greenville, Mississippi he and is featured in the Hwy 61 Museum in Leland, MS Honored by the Mississippi Delta Blues and Heritage Festival " the oldest Blues Festival in Mississippi" Mickey Rogers received the Eugene Powell *Sonny Boy Nelson 11th Annual Award which reads " In recognition of Playing Music in the Mississippi Delta Blues Tradition" - Presented to Roosevelt Mickey Rogers, Jr. by Friends of the Festival.  Mickey was named Blues Musician of the Year in 2013 by the Mississippi Blues Society of Indianola, Indianola, Mississippi. Mickey is one of the Mississippi Living Legends artists in the H.C. Porter exhibit. He has performed in over 28 countries. 

 

More about Mickey Rogers

BOOKING FOR FESTIVALS & EVENTS - LEVAN LORTKIPANIDZE

LEVAN LORTKIPANIDZE is a multi-talented musician who is capable of performing world-class performances. He is a vocalist, and an expert performer on flute, harmonica, guitar, dobro, slide guitar, Hammond, and piano. He is capable of performing several genres of music. He has been welcomed on the stage by BB King and also other notable Legendary Blues Performers. He has been welcomed into the recording studio by musicians who have worldwide followings. He has performed in documentaries, on TV and in live theater performances. He has an exceptional and varied performance history.  Levan Lortkipanidze was born in Tbilisi, Georgia. After graduation from Tbilisi Conservatory, he came to Nashville, TN on a recording contract with McFarland Brothers.

LEVAN LORTKIPANIDZE has performed on shows and in documentaries with many Legendary Performers in the United States and in Europe. He has been on stage with BB King, and several Mississippi Delta Blues musicians who have multiple honors.  For more info go to his page here.

About Levan

BOOKING FOR FESTIVALS & EVENTS - DENNIS JONES

DENNIS JONES

Dennis Jones – Official Website

https://dennisjonescentral.com/

After opening for Johnny Winter, Buddy Guy, and most recently, George Thorogood and Tinsley Ellis and touring the US, Canada, and Europe for years, Dennis Jones and his band are now HEADLINING! Dennis Jones performs Sizzling hot guitar solos and Smooth and soulful vocals; a High-energy stage performance is Backed by a rhythm section that is second to none. Dennis Jones has developed a large following of fans who pack the house for his performances.

Dennis  Jones writes songs that seamlessly blend the best of both worlds, presenting a unique and contemporary style of American rock and blues. Dennis has written songs for other notable artists as well. Guitar Shorty and others! 

He also spent three years with The Bus Boys (Boys Are Back In Town) and was a member of The Zac Harmon Band, when they won first place in the 2004 Blues Music Awards Competition in Memphis TN.

CD/DVD RELEASES Since 2003, Dennis has released 7 successful CDs, and a DVD. All released on his own label, Blue Rock Records. Each and every release has met with rave reviews. His latest "Soft Hard & Loud" released in 2020 quickly rose to #1 and remained in the Top 10 for 12 weeks. Dennis is currently working on his new CD, with a projected early 2023 release. You can hear his music on blues & roots radio stations in the US and around the world.

RECENT PERFORMANCES, FESTIVALS, TOURS

ITALY - An Evening with the Blues, Bolzano, Italy, March10-11 2023

EUROPEAN TOUR - Poland, Germany, Austria  

Jan 21 - March 4, 2023

Big Blues Bender, Las Vegas, NV 2019 - 2022

Alpine Blues Festival, 2019 - 2022  

Supporting act for George Thorogood & The Destroyers 2021  

Tucson Blues Festival (HEADLINER) 2021  

Blues & Bones Festival (HEADLINER) 2017 - 2021

Gator By The Bay Festival, San Diego, CA, May 2017 - 2021 

   

EARLIER PERFORMANCE, FESTIVALS, TOURS include European Tours and Australia Tour and more ...

European Tours - January - 2017 - 2018 – 2019 – -Germany, Poland, Austria, Slovenia, Switzerland, and Czech Republic 

Dennis Jones – Official Website

https://dennisjonescentral.com/

 

(Dennis Jones) Videos – www.youtube.com/deltabluesmama

BOOKING FOR FESTIVALS & EVENTS - JOHNNY DRUMMER

JOHNNY DRUMMER

Born in Alligator, MS

*Noted on a Mississippi Highway Blues Marker in Alligator Mississippi

Recognized by the City of Chicago for his contribution to Chicago music.

First Place In The International Songs Writers Competition (2016)               

 Johnny Drummer has been Inducted Twice into The Chicago Blues Hall Of Fame

Awarded the honor and title “Master Keyboardist, Drummer and Vocalist” in the Fraternal Order of Celestial Musicians sponsored by The Black American Blues Historical Society of Canada

Johnny Drummer won First Place In The International Songs Writers Competition (2016), for his song AIN'T NO SECRET IN A SMALL TOWN, released by Earwig Music on the cd  BAD ATTITUDE. 

More about Johnny Drummer

BOOKING FOR FESTIVALS & EVENTS - TERRY BIGT WILLIAMS

TERRY BIGT WILLIAMS

Terry “Big T” Williams was born in Clarksdale, Mississippi.

Terry who is the Godson of famed bluesman Big Jack Johnson is the real deal. He has lived more blues than a dozen bluesmen. His biggest influence is probably Big Jack Johnson, who Big T played with for several years in the Delta and on tour.

His recorded legacy includes sessions with blues legends Big Jack Johnson and Lonnie Pitchford as well as albums under his own name, including Meet me in the Cotton Field (2007) which was featured on XM Satellite Radio's Bluesville.  He has recorded six CDs.

Terry "Big T" Williams was named 2009 Blues Guitar Player of the Year by the West Coast Blues Society in California, which also enshrined him into their Hall of Fame.

 

Terry “Big T” Williams has performed at numerous blues festivals, including the Chicago Blues Festival, the Bumbershoot Festival in Seattle, Washington and the Russell City Blues Festival in Oakland, California and the Sunflower River Festival, Clarksdale, Mississippi and at the Pigtown Festival in Baltimore, Maryland.  

He records, teaches blues education and performs at festivals, events, clubs and private parties. He is available to perform nationally and internationally.

More about BigT

BRYAN MORRIS - B Mo PRODUCTIONS LLC

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Interview with Bryan Morris by Jim Thorn WYAB 103FM on TWH with Jim

Bryan Morris Interview
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Bryan Morris is the Creative Partner with Cat Rhodes and the Band Leader for Cat Rhodes and The Truth. Bryan Morris has an arsenal of songs he has written throughout the years; Cat Rhodes and The Truth chose his song “I Got It” to release as a single.  The single released on Mississippi Delta Records label in March 2021. Credits on the cover list Bryan Morris as the Producer and Arranger, Songwriter and Performer of all music on the tract. Bryan says he is “So proud and thankful to God (Thank You Jesus) to announce the first single to be released under my production company B Mo Productions. In 2021 a full album "Blues Sitting On My Doorstep" was released by Cat Rhodes and the Truth with Bryan Morris as Producer and songwriter for several tracts. Bryan serves in several roles regarding the album. The album "Blues On My Doorstep" is on the Mississippi Delta Record label. Bryan Morris is working as producer for several clients in the Pensacola, Florida area. Bryan Morris along with Fred Wesley are producing a song for a living legend and an accomplished writer and composer Saxophonist Mr. Joe Lewis. Bryan Morris recently hit at #24 on the Billboard Charts for his work on Key to Paradise for Roman Street. 

Sample Music

Of note - Bryan along with Cat Rhodes are the producers of the television show Cat Traxx WFBD/Blab TV.

Endorsements
-Soultone Cymbals
-Agner Swiss made Drumsticks of Switzerland -Lauper Snare Drums of Switzerland

Contact/ Message at :  Facebook 

 

E-mail

More about Bryan Morris

www.catrhodesandthetruth.com

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