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2021   

music Schedule

Fri. - May 14

City Hall Lawn

6-7pm     

Art Car Parade

 

Outragous rolling creations descend on Meridian for a showcase of creativity and self expression.

7-10pm 

Compozitionz

 

Dance your heart out with these soul masters from Jackson, MS.  They will be performing a variety of Tempations music in honor of Meridian's own David Ruffin.

11am

Sat. - May 15

Roots Stage

Dumont Plaza

12pm

Meridian High School Chorus

 

We're starting the morning off right with old time gospel

Afrissippi

 

West African grooves combine with hill country blues to produce a unique sound that you don't want to miss

1pm

Libby Rae Watson

 

This authentic Blues woman from Pascagoula has been playing Blues since the early 1970's.  Winner of multiple awards and accolades, Libby Rae is the real deal.  

2pm

Tapestry

 

Put on your dancing shoes for a review of Motown's finest music.  Coming all the way from Montgomery, AL

3pm

Britt Gully

Experience the music that birthed one of the country's most beloved genres of music.  Hear the music of Meridian's own, the Father of County Music - Jimmie Rodgers

Sat. - May 15

Threefoot Stage

City Hall Lawn

12pm

1pm

Jake Leg Stompers

 

Pre-War Roots Music on period instruments in lively, authentic styles. The Stompers capture the rebellious spirit of pre-1941 American music from Memphis Jug bands to Appalachian Hillbilly to Fats Waller when folk music was still considered dangerous.

Eden Brent

 

Enjoy the boogie-woogie piano and juke-joint blues holler of this celebrated Mississippi songwriter and dynamic performer.

2pm

Da Truth Brass Band

 

Hailing from New Orleans, LA, this young and energetic band is sure to get your feet moving.

3pm

Johnny Hayes & the Loveseats

 

Southern rooted rock n' soul from Nashville, TN.

4pm

Charlie Mars

 

This Mississippi native hit it big with early hit "Broken Arrow". Since then, his mellow croon combined with sensual soul-rock arrangements and casual style have provided him with multiple hits and satisfied audiences.

Sat. - May 15

Temple Theater

10-2pm

Silent Movie Marathon

 

Return to the 1920's with silent films accompanied by live pipe organ performances.  A once in a lifetime opportunity!

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6pm

Thacker Mountain Radio Hour

The Meridian Council for the Arts is pleased to present the weekly live radio show that features author readings and a wide array of musical performances. The show will be recorded for later broadcast on line and on air from the Temple Theater. 

Performers include:

Michael Farris Smith

Monsters at Large

The Lucky 7 Brass Band

Tickets are available through Eventbrite or contact the Temple Theater box office for tickets: 

templetheater.wordpress.com

Box Office Phone: (601) 693-5353

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