Bentonia, Mississippi native Jimmy “Duck” Holmes came up playing the particular style of Delta Blues associated with his hometown, following such talents as Skip James and Jack Owens. He has released a number of albums and was recently featured in the award-winning Canadian documentary I Am The Blues in 2015. Harmonia superstar and NEA National Heritage Fellow Phil Wiggins leads the Washington, D.C. Blues Party in new and classic Piedmont-style blues. Wiggins has performed alongside a Who’s Who of blues artists including John Cephas, Sunnyland Slim and Robert Belfour. He appears with Jimmy “Duck” Holmes at Heartwood on June 8 as part of the annual Mountains of Music Homecoming!

TICKETS for June 8th Blues House Party at Heartwood: Local Food, Craft, & Music in Southwest Virginia