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"The Sonny" to be awarded to James "Tail Dragger" Jones

Delta Cultural Center - Thursday, October 05, 2017

 

The Delta Cultural Center’s Sonny Payne Award for Blues Excellence – lovingly referred to as “The Sonny” – is presented annually recognizing individuals who have strongly influenced the blues music of the Arkansas Delta. The honor is named for “Sunshine” Sonny Payne, longtime host of the Peabody Award-winning “King Biscuit Time” radio program on KFFA-AM 1360. “King Biscuit Time” is broadcast weekdays from the studio at the Delta Cultural Center Visitors Center.

http://www.deltaculturalcenter.com/special-events/the-sonny-award