Janky was on hand to help Robert Kimbrough Sr celebrate his new CD at Red’s in Clarksdale, MS. Red’s is the best place for real blues music in America. Janky played a set with Robert Kimbrough on drums and Robert’s drummer Rick Long on bass. Some great photos courtesy of Greg Ponder
Press Release Sept 25, 2018 Janky – Holly Springs, TX Release (RU18-02) ReverbUnit Records (ReverbUnit.com) Contact: ReverbUnit Records ReverbUnitRecords@Gmail.com (214) 734-4791 Dallas, TX songwriter/singer/guitarist has released his second self-produced CD, Holly Springs, TX. The title and music are drawn from Janky’s influences from the music of Holly Springs, MS — the juke joint […]
Janky’s mug finally made it into the pages of Living Blues Magazine, issue# 253, with RL Boyce on the cover. The Living Blues is and always has been the best blues rags out there and Janky is honored even though it is a small pic. Janky is seen in the Robert Kimbrough Sr article while […]
Janky used to play Bucky Moonshines in Deep Ellum – Downtown Dallas with Reverend KM Williams all the time. Janky also produced, played bass on and recorded a live Reverend KM Williams CD at Bucky Moonshines called Live in Deep Ellum. People would often ask for a CD that sounds like what we sounded like […]
The Kimbrough Cotton Patch Festival is 3 days of the best blues music being created these days. The lineup consists of those that have played with Junior Kimbrough, descendants of the North Mississippi founders of this music and those that are carrying the torch of this distinct form of music. Janky checked one off his […]
Gonna be a mega good time with Texas blues in Fort Worth, Texas at this years KNON Fort Worth Blues Fest at Lola’s. Janky is bringing the Mississippi hill country throw down to this awesome event.
After a long and exhaustive search, the Juke Joint Boys are in place and we are full force into 2018. David “Hurricane ” Hayden – Harmonica Robert Wester – Drums Bob “Low Down” Landis – Bass This year is looking up in a BIG way!
Catch Janky and Robert Kimbrough Sr. bringing Mississippi blues to BIG D. Janky plays Rump-Shaking’, Foot-Stomping’, Hootin’ and a hollering’ Juke Joint Blues. Robert Kimbrough is from North Mississippi and places cotton patch soul blues like his late father, the legendary Junior Kimbrough. This event will be at the fabulous Highway 61 venue in Irving, TX.
Janky is honored to be celebrating the life and legacy of the great Junior Kimbrough. Junior is one of Janky’s biggest influences and Robert Kimbrough Sr, one of his sons, is one of Janky’s great friends. Janky will be sharing this event with some of the greatest musicians alive today. Plan your trip to Holly […]