Rocket 88 @ 2015 NMS Hill Country Picnic!Posted by Rocket 88 on June 25, 2015 Band News | | No comments
It’s that time of year again!!! The 2015 North Mississippi Hill Country Picnic kicks off this Friday! Rocket 88 will hit the stage at 5:45 PM on Friday June 26 2015. This year is the 10th Anniversary of the event and will be broadcast live on WWOZ 90.7 FM from New Orleans. [ listen live here ]
The two day event and guitar/harmonica workshops features artists with close ties to North Mississippi Hill Country blues and includes all of the major contemporary artists with direct ties to R.L. Burnside, Junior Kimbrough, and Otha Turner.
Here’s a video clip of us at last years’ picnic
The 2015 Picnic stage will run from 3:00 PM on Friday June 26 until midnight on Saturday June 27.