Over the past 21 years the Plantation Wildlife Arts Festival has brought hundreds of talented artists and artisans together in Thomasville, Georgia to raise support for arts programming at the Thomasville Center for the Arts. The Festival kicks off the opening of Bobwhite quail season. A week long celebration filled with galas, concerts, field feasts, sporting art show and the rare chance to see some of the region’s most beautiful private hunting plantations. November 12-19, 2017
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North Mississippi Allstars is an American southern rock/blues band from Hernando, Mississippi, United States, founded in 1996. The band is composed of two brothers, Luther Dickinson (guitar, lowebow, vocals) and Cody Dickinson (drums, keyboards, electric washboard, vocals). Their eighth studio album, Prayer for Peace, was released on June 2, 2017 via Sony Legacy, and featured the title track, and a rendition of R. L. Burnside track, “Long Haired Doney”. The album was self-produced by the Dickinson Brothers. It was recorded across the US at six different studios: including the Royal Studios in Memphis with Boo Mitchell, and their father Jim Dickinson’s Zebra Ranch in Hernando, Mississippi. Special guests on the album included the bassist Oteil Burbridge, Graeme Lesh, vocalist Sharisse Norman, bassist Dominic Davis (Jack White), and singer/fife player Shardé Thomas, the daughter of Otha Turner. The album reached number one on the Billboard Blues Albums Chart in June 2017. Southern Avenue supported the Allstars on their “Prayer for Peace” tour in 2017.