Watermelon Slim Online

“The most exciting and authentic blues
performer I’ve heard in years.”
A.W., Paste Magazine

2x Winner: 2008 Blues Music Award Band
of the Year and Album of the Year

2x Winner: 2006 & 2007 MOJO Magazine’s
#1 Blues Album of the Year

Winner: 6th Annual Independent Music Awards
Blues Album of the Year

Latest Posts

Hello, and thank you to all my friends and fans!

As some of you may have heard, I had a hernia, and underwent surgery 5 days ago. I am confident of its complete success. I am pleased to announce that I will be headlining the Juke Joint Festival in Clarksdale Ms April 14 and the Stillwater Bluesfest, Stillwater,...

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News Update From Watermelon Slim

Dear Blues Fans, I have just undergone major surgery. I have had a left inguinal hernia repaired. I have had plenty of operations in my life, but they've all been for broken bones until now. The recovery will be more difficult than any physical problem I have ever...

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New Record for 2019!

Watermelon Slim currently in studio, recording a new Blues Release for Northern Blues. Guests include: Bob Margolin, Sherman Holmes, John Nemeth, Joe Louis Walker, Nick Schnebelen, Albert Castiglia, Red Young, Ike Lamb. Recording at Bell Lab Studios Norman, Ok and...

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2 days ago

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Watch Watermelon Slim perform live at Radio Memphis. He performed his original works “1 4 5” and “Blue Freightliner”
#TuesdayTunes #Steelguitar #Jamband #BluesWatch Watermelon Slim perform live at Radio Memphis Studio. He performed his original works “1 4 5” and “Blue Freightliner”. Filmed and used by permission. A...
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5 days ago

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Looking forward to seeing everyone today at Bluesberry CAFE!​JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL IS ON, Y'ALL! Rain or shine, we rock on with the blues and more in Clarksdale, Mississippi, today!

The rain will clear out later today. Till then, some stages may be moved inside, etc., just look around, and you'll find plenty to do, see, hear, eat, buy and enjoy!!! Thanks, Roger and Team JJF

SCHEDULES: www.jukejointfestival.com
BUY WRISTBANDS at 243 Delta Avenue JJF HQ Building (red tent)

#jukejointfestival #visitclarksdale #visitmississippi #catheaddeltabluesandfolkart
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1 week ago

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#NationalPetDay beloved #BD. RIP, the Fluffy Flopper, also known as Houdini. ... See MoreSee Less

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New Music


New Watermelon Slim release “Golden Boy” available now.
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Watermelon Slim – Award Winning Songs & Best Selling Singles

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