WABG Radio Presents...

The Ben Sims "Woodstock Session"
of the 6th Annual Money Road Unity Festival
is now
The First Annual BenFest

September 3, 2022
From Noon til Late

On the grounds of Studio-B
Columbus, Mississippi


Awesomeam.com is hosting our sixth annual music festival.
Bring your coolers and your tents. From 12 noon until late thirty.
There will be artists from around the world featuring Holland's Donna Senders
and Dwight Muskita, as well as your local favorites including
Terri Lynn & Thunder Blues, Randy Weeks,
Dorothy McClung-Lewis, and Groove Johnson  
and best of all....It's FREE!!

This event will also include a WACR Radio Reunion with Mrs. Edna Turner
who managed the station for many years & Sherry Ellis one of its popular DJs. 
This First Annual Ben Fest will also include a
Columbus Air Force Base Air Traffic Control Reunion.

But you must RSVP this year by calling (662) 327-1789 or e-mail thejamespoe@yahoo.com.

 


This year's event is dedicated to Ben Sims on the release of his new book
"Singing Rumplelstiltskin - Discovering The Pathway
To The Best Days Of My Life"

Amazon.com: Singing Rumpelstiltskin: Discovering A Pathway To The Best Days Of My Life eBook:
Sims, Benjamin J.: Kindle Store




2022 Line-Up To Be Announced- check back for details)

Ben Sims & Jimmy Glasmacher
Click to watch video

Burlap Rebellion
Click to watch video 

Dorothy McClung Lewis
Click to watch video 

Jimmi Mayes
Click to watch video 

Johnny Riley 
Click to watch video

Johnny Drummer
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Mississippi Marshall
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Rambling Steve Gardner
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Rini Kleijn
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Shun Kikuta
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Terri Lynn
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2022 Schedule (To Be Announced)


12:00 – 12:30: Poe opening remarks
12:30 – 13:30: Burlap Rebellion
13:30 – 14:30: Dorothy McClung Lewis
14:30 – 15:30: Johnny Drummer
15:30 – 16:30: Amazing Jimmi Mayes & Johnny Riley
16:30 – 17:30: Rambling Steve Gardner
17:30 – 18:30: Terri Lynn & Thunder Blues
18:30 – 19:30: Mississippi Marshall
19:30 – 20:30  Ben Sims & Jimmy Glasmacher
20:30 – 21:00: Shun Kikuta
21:00 – 21:45: Ben Sims & Jimmy Glasmacher
21:45 – 23:00: Shun Kikuta
23:00 – 24:00: Ben Sims & Jimmy Glasmacher
Midnight - : Free for all Jam session
(with Rini Kleijn, guest musician) (anybody can perform)


(Click on the images below to view their video link if available)

Ben Sims

Ben Sims & Jimmy Glasmacher

Burlap Rebellion

Dorothy McClung Lewis

Jimmy Mayes

Jimmy Mayes & Johnny Riley

Johnny Drummer

Johnny Riley

 

Mississippi Marshall


Steve Gardner

Rini Kleijn

Shun Kikuta

Terri Lynn

2017
Unity Festival
Promotional Video

by Steve Kelly

2017
Money Road Unity
Festival Video

Previous Festival Photos

 

 

 



Call us at (662) 299-9150  or Email us at thejamespoe@yahoo.com