Celebrating Robert Johnson

The city of Greenwood is celebrating 100 years of Robert Johnson.

The bluesman will be honored with a free centennial concert the weekend of May 6-7.

The Friday show features Jay Lang & the Devil’s Due, Bobby Rush and Scott Ainslie. Saturday’s concert features RJG, The Robert Johnson Grandson Band, Honeyboy Edwards, Lightnin’ Malcolm Band, Cedric Burnside Project, Kenny Brown Band, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Keb Mo and Warren Haynes Band.

There will also be panels, exhibits and tours beginning May 5.

To learn more, check out the Geenwood CVB website.

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