Quotes of Clarksdale

“ I was born in Rolling Fork and raised up in a little town called Clarksdale. When I went back to play some music in Rolling Fork, I had records out then. I wasn't raised in Rolling Fork. I was born there, and came away from there when I was 2 years old… ”

- Muddy Waters

“ Seem like everybody could play some kid of instrument, and there were so many fellers playing in the jukes 'round Clarksdale I can't remember them all. But the best we had to my ideas was Sonny House. He used to have a neck of a bottle over his little finger, touch the strings with that and make them sing… ”

- Muddy Waters
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