The official 2017 King Biscuit Blues Festival lineup was unveiled in a special ceremony on the Main Stage Pavilion Wednesday night.


Thursday, October 5th

Main Stage

Mississippi BigFoot, Sonny Burgess, Sterling Billingsley, Chris O’Leary, Rodney Block

and Joe Louis Walker HEADLINER - Tab Benoit

Friday, October 6th

Bit-O-Blues Stage

Six Strings Andrew, Grace Kuch, D.R. Diamond & Birthright Blues Project

and Carl “Stud” White

Lockwood Stackhouse Stage

Spoonfed Blues featuring Mississippi Spoonman ,Akeem Kemp Band, Leo “Bud” Welch, C.W. Gatlin Band,

Wampus Cats, Veronika Jackson, Big George Brock & His Houserockers with Renee Smith , and James “Taildragger” Jones Band

Main Stage

Dylan Bishop, Tracy Nelson & The Bel Airs, and Reba Russell,

Nikki Hill, Anson Funderburgh & The Rockets, Paul Thorn HEADLINER - JJ Grey & Mofro

Saturday, October 7th

Gospel Stage

Phillips County Community Choir, Chris K., Ready Boyz (Helena), New Life Singers (Lexa) Dixie Wonders (Helena-West Helena), Angelic Voices (Clarksdale, Mississippi) , Spiritual Keys (Forrest City), God’s Children (Memphis, Tennessee) and Bob Holloway & The Southern Sons (Memphis, Tennessee)

Lockwood Stackhouse Stage

Deak Harp, Libby Ray Watson, Jimmy “Duck” Holmes, Rev. John Wilkins Band , DuWayne Burnside Band ,Phillip Stackhouse Band, Chicken Bone Reunion Band featuring Brotha Ric Patton, and the West Coast Blues Review with Fillmore Slim

Main Stage

Marcus Cartwright, Kenny “Beedy Eyes” Smith, Bob Stroger & Bob Margolin, Jack Pearson, Bruce Katz, Andy T & Alabama Mike and Larry McCray HEADLINER - Warren Haynes & Gov’t Mule