Music

World renowned as the “Birthplace of America’s Music,” Mississippi has literally shaped the course of modern music with its contributions to blues, jazz, rock, country and gospel. Explore the state’s storied musical history at world-class museums, by following the music cultural trails or experience them first-hand at rollicking venues large and small.

Robert Johnson’s Grave & Self Guided Driving Tour

Greenwood, MS  FEATURED

A creative genius who lived fast and died young, Robert Johnson has continued to influence generations of musicians across a wide spectrum of genres. Legends from Robert Plant to Bonnie Raitt have studied and imitated the guitar skills and vocal […]

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Gateway to the Blues Museum & Visitors Center

Tunica , MS  FEATURED

The Gateway to the Blues Museum and Visitors Center on Highway 61 is the first place many people see when they roll into Tunica. This rustic train depot, circa 1895, is a must-stop for travelers before and after a visit to […]

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Ground Zero Blues Club

Clarksdale, MS  FEATURED

Local blues bands, Southern eats & booze in down home club co-owned by actor Morgan Freeman. […]

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GRAMMY Museum Mississippi

Cleveland, MS  FEATURED

The GRAMMY Museum Mississippi is an interactive museum located in Cleveland, Mississippi, United States, focused on the continuing musical achievements of Mississippians. The museum opened on March 5, 2016. […]

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B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center

Indianola , MS  FEATURED

Located in the heart of the Delta in Indianola, the B.B. King and Delta Interpretive Center, through exhibits, tells the story of King’s life and music. “The mission of the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center, a 501(c)(3) non-profit […]

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F. Jones Corner

Jackson, MS

Intimate, no-frills cocktail joint featuring late-night performances by regional blues musicians. […]

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