Posted: Jan 30, 2006 2:43 pm
anyone jonesing for a trip to Memphis oughtta come for the Ponderosa Stomp -- 2nd week of May.
scheduled acts include the Sonics, the Bad Roads, ? and the Mysterians, Clarence Frogman Henry, Joe Clay, Jay Chevalier, Rebirth Brass Band, Wilie Tee, Eddie Bo, Al Carnival Time Johnson, Rockie Charles, Alvis Wayne, Warren Storm, CC Adcock, Tammy Lynn, Lazy Lester, Roy Head, Barbara Lynn, Lil Buck, Archie Bell, Scotty Moore, DJ Fontana, Sonny Burgess, Hayden Thompson, Ace Cannon, the Hi Rhythm Section, Travis Wammack, Wilie Cobbs, Kenny Brown, the Nightcaps, the Bo-Keys, Jody Wiliams, Kenny & the Kasuals, Lady Bo, Billy Boy Arnold, Deke Dickerson, Johnny Jones, Chick Willis, Little Freddie King, Clifton James, Betty Harris, James Blood Ulmer, Dale Hawkins, Dennis Coffey, William Bell, Fillmore Slim, the Tennessee Three (with Bob Wooten and WS Holland), Wiley & the Checkmates, Syl Johnson, Herb Remington, the Fabulous Wailers, Bobby Patterson, the Climates, Carl Man, Rayburn Anthony, Big George Brock, and Henry Gray.
we're working on putting together a record show, a juke joint preview night, and a Ponderosa Stomp-themed Redbirds baseball game. also tentatively scheduled for that week -- the Reigning Sound and the Gris-Gris!
for more info, go to www.ponderosastomp.com