Delta Blues Museum Podcast: History of the King Biscuit Festival
Delta Blues Museum
"From the Archives: History of the King Biscuit Festival"
"From the Archives" History
of the King Biscuit Festival
"From the Archives" - History
of the King Biscuit Festival, held in the Delta Blues Museum
classroom, October 4, 2012. A panel led by Terry Buckalew, who
has written about the Helena blues scene.
leads a discussion about the Festival, its roots with the "King
Biscuit Time" radio show, and the festival's music, including
the Jelly Roll Kings, who featured Delta musician Sam Carr,
the subject of an exhibit in our galleries.
This is the second in the "From the Archives"
series, sponsored by the Mississippi Humanities Council.
This podcast is a part of the Museumís "From the Archive"
series, which programs are financially assisted by the National
Endowment for the Humanities through the Mississippi Humanities
Council. They are also generously made possible by the Mississippi
Arts Commission, Entergy. Micheal Loyd Young, Friends of the
Delta Blues Museum and community donations.