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David Lee Durham in Italy
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Springing the Blues Festival
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Way of Blues Revue in Davenport, Iowa
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Lucerne, Switzerland
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Cash McCall with Heather Crosse Band
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Mississippi Musicians Day
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Carol and Ron Marble talk to Jim Thorn on "That's What's Happening with Jim Thorn," every weekday from 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. on WYAB 103.9 FM or stream live at www.wyab.com!

ABOUT US

MISSISSIPPI DELTA BLUES INC & MISSISSIPPI DELTA RECORDS 

Carol and Ron Marble are founding members of the Mississippi Delta Blues Society of Indianola and founding members of the Central Mississippi Blues Society in Jackson, MS.

 

Together they have released 10 albums and promoted several.

 

Together Carol and Ron promote musicians, and over the years they have helped musicians with websites, applications for grants, and help pursuing resources for musicians which provided aid and assistance to them. 

Carol Marble is a voting member of the Recording Academy, A writer with Big City Rhythm and Blues Magazine, a member of the Blues Foundation a member of The Central Mississippi Blues Society and 

the Mississippi Delta Blues Society of Indianola.

Musicians they have worked with have performed in most Mississippi Blues Festivals and many festivals nationally and internationally. 

IN MEMORY

 (Past Artists Roster Members)

 Cash McCall "Morris Dollison" (Rip 2019)

 David Lee Durham (Rip 2008)

Billy Marquis  (Rip 2011)

David Burchfield (The Electric Mudd founder (Rip 2009)

Kern Pratt (Rip 2021) ​ 

MISSISSIPPI DELTA RECORDS RELEASES
Blues Sitting On My Doorstep
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I Got It
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My Whole Life's A Shuffle
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Back 2 Blues
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Cradle Robber
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Crossroads of My Life
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God's Love Lifted Me Higher
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The Clarksdale Sessions
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Blues Is Not Exclusive
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Struggling and Straining
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BLUES SITTING ON MY DOORSTEP (Album)

(August 2, 2021) 

Cat Rhodes & The Truth

Matty Mix Productions

Mississippi Delta Records

 

I GOT IT (single)

(March 20, 2021) 

Cat Rhodes & The Truth

20K Sound Recording Studio

Mississippi Delta Records

MY WHOLE LIFE"S A SHUFFLE

(July) 2018)

Jimmi Mayes

BB King Recording Studio

Mississippi Delta Records 

   

BACK 2 BLUES

(Nov. 14, 2016)

Stevie J Blues 

16 Bars Recording Studio & 

Terminal Studio 

        Mississippi Delta Records

CRADLE ROBBER

(Single, Oct. 2016)

Stevie J Blues

16 Bars Recording Studio

  Mississippi Delta Records

CROSSROADS OF MY LIFE

(2015) 

Johnny Riley

Blaster Boys Production      

Mississippi Delta Blues Music

GOD'S LOVE LIFTED ME HIGHER

(2014) 

Roscoe Robinson   

Bates Brothers Recording Studio

Mississippi Delta Blues Music    


THE CLARKSDALE SESSIONS

(2012) 

Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry   

Clarksdale Soundstage

  Mississippi Delta Blues, Inc.

 


BLUES IS NOT EXCLUSIVE

(2011) 

 Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry 

Studio 61     

Mississippi Delta Blues, Inc


STRUGGLING AND STRAINING

 (2006)  

​David Lee Durham

BB King Recording Studio 

  Mississippi Delta Blues, Inc  

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MISSISSIPPI DELTA BLUES INC. COLLABORATES ON NOTEWORTHY PRODUCTIONS

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Carol Marble, Mississippi Delta Blues Inc. & Peggy Brown, Hit The Road Entertainment

Mississippi Delta Blues, Inc. and Hit The Road Entertainment partnered as the booking Agents for the Mississippi Musicians participating in The BLESSISSIPPI Project hosted by Morgan Freeman; Mississippi Delta Blues, Inc. also partnered as management for THE WAY OF BLUES REVUE (a show by legendary Mississippi musicians) and also partnered on the fund raising for a MS Blues Marker for Dorothy Moore.

Voice of America Video with Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry, Christone Kingfish Ingram as a student musician and several others featured.

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David Lee Durham/Why I Wanted to be a Blues Musician

A small clip of David Lee Durham

saying why he wanted to be a blues musician. RIP 2008

David Lee Durham never attended school. He could pick 400 pounds of cotton by the age of thirteen. Durham was a self-taught musician. He rigged wire to wall to have some strings to pluck. He was given his first guitar, bought from Sears. He begin to perform around the Delta and eventually he opened for B.B. King at historic Club Ebony in Indianola, MS. he produced an Album and traveled to Lucerne Blues Festival in Switzerland before his repose. 

Ron and Carol Marble/Mississippi Delta Blues Inc.

Since 2004 we’ve been influential in promoting blues musicians and booking them into clubs and festivals nationally and internationally. 

We have released several albums for the musicians we work with. We have been involved in the recording process in a consulting role and promoting the albums to radio and media sites.

We have worked to document blues music as it has been performed in juke joints throughout the Mississippi Delta. 

Mississippi Delta Blues Inc. 

 

*Management and Booking Agency for Cat Rhodes & The Truth

*Management and Booking Agency for the Amazing Jimmi Mayes

*Promotion - B Mo Productions LLC, Bryan Morris

*Publicity Agency for Dorothy Moore

We Book Many National and International Blues Musicians to Festivals, Clubs, Blues Symposiums and Special Events  

Management & Booking for
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. They performed nightly in Destin, Florida as the house band at Graffiti and the Funky Blues Shack until 2022. Presently they are performing nightly throughout the Florida coast area when not at festivals and special events. International Experience. 20 plus years entertaining. Gospel music heritage, blues music historical heritage. Released Blues Sitting On My Doorstep in 2021. Preview CD 

 

More about Cat Rhodes

www.catrhodesandthetruth.com

Cat Rhodes & The Truth Videos

JIMMI MAYES 

Jimmi Mayes in Special Show

 with Cat Rhodes and The Truth 

Jimmi Mayes talks about recruiting Jimi Hendrix 

National & International Performing Artist  

Vocalist - Drummer - Author - Recording Artist

*CHICAGO BLUES HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE 

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.

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

More About Jimmi Mayes

 

www.jimmimayes.com 

BRYAN MORRIS - B Mo PRODUCTIONS LLC

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. Recently Bryan produced a song for a living legend and an accomplished writer and composer Saxophonist Mr. Joe Lewis.

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

 

More about Bryan Morris

www.catrhodesandthetruth.com

DOROTHY MOORE PUBLICITY & INFO

Dorothy Moore Blues Marker Announcement

DOROTHY MOORE 

Dorothy Moore is a legendary Artist with numerous awards and honors. Check her page for a more complete look at her information. New Release in 2020 - I'm Happy With The One I've Got Now. Amazon  The legendary Dorothy Moore's "Misty Blue" still tops the charts worldwide. With 18 albums to her credit, Dorothy Moore is a "Bill Board Artist" has  Grammy & Blues Music Awards nominations! Her own Mississippi Hwy Blues Marker scheduled to be placed Jackson, MS May 25,2022 on the Jackson State University campus. 11am. Booking Agent is Peggy Brown. Available for Booking through Hit The Road Entertainment

Farish Street Records

More about Dorothy Moore

Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry with Shy Perry

Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry is an Internationally known musician who is noted on several Blues Markers. Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry markers are in Oxford, MS,  Clarksdale, MS, and Po' Monkey's, Merigold, MS. He is the subject of many documentaries.

Releases by Mississippi Delta Records for Bill include Crossroads of My Life.

Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry is a music veteran and he's been on the scene for 50 years. His career spans across many musical genres, but he's at home with the blues.

Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry and Shy Perry have travelled extensively as a duet and full band for years. They were one of the main musical acts on the European Blues Cruise 2016 that sailed on the Mediterranean Sea from Marseille, France to Naples, Rome, and Bastia, Italy. 

Shy Perry has been exposed to music her entire life. Coming from a musical family, Shy Perry has a 20 year career singing, playing bass keyboard, modeling, and dancing. She has traveled across the United States and to Europe and South America performing.   Shy Perry won R&B/Soul Artist of the Year at the 2019 Josie Music Awards. Shy is a vocalist, keyboardist and songwriter. She was up for three Josie Awards, including R&B/Soul Vocalist of the Year and Female Album of the Year for “Brand New Day,” her third solo release.

 

More About Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry 

Johnny Drummer (Booking Festivals Only)

Johnny toured in Poland and Finland in 2018. 

Other travels include acclaimed performances at the Chicago Blues Festival, Pocono Blues Festival, University of Illinois Blues Festival, Mississippi Valley Blues Festival, Money Road Festival in Mississippi, and several others in the US, Canada including places such as The Netherlands, Germany, Finland, Poland, Quebec, France, and Beirut, Lebanon.

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)               

The Chicago Blues Hall of Fame - 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. 

http://johnnydrummermusic.com/

More About Johnny Drummer

Download PDF file - FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION Cat Rhodes & The Truth

Terry Big T Williams

 Terry "BigT" Williams, Clarksdale, MS was named 2009 Blues Guitar Player of the Year by the West Coast Blues Society in California and enshrined into their Hall of Fame.

Big T is noted on several MS Blues Trail Markers in and around Clarksdale, MS. He has performed in many festivals nationally. The Godson of famed Big Jack Johnson. Big T performs regularly at Reds Juke Joint in Clarksdale, MS

More About Big T

MICKEY ROGERS

Mickey Rogers has opened for B.B. King at Club Ebony in Indianola, MS many times. He has performed at the B.B. King Blues Festival in Indianola, MS many times. He performed at the Morgan Freeman “Blessissippi” concert at Ground Zero in Clarksdale, MS. He performed on the Mississippi stage at The Chicago Blues Festival 2018. ​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. Mickey received the Jus' Blues Music Foundation Bobby Rush Lifetime Blues Entertainers Award 2019.

More About Mickey Rogers

Download PDF file - FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION DENNIS JONES