Thacker Mountain Returns to DMI!

Thacker Mountain Returns to DMI!

Thacker Mountain Radio, the Oxford-based music and literature program, returns to Delta State University this Saturday, March 31 from 3-4 pm as part of the Delta Music Institute’s (DMI) anniversary celebration. The show will be held in Studio A of the historic Whitfield Building on the Delta State campus. Guests will include Grammy-winning bluegrass musician [...]

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Grammy Museum Mississippi…on its way!

From the Delta Business Journal: Newly appointed board works to bring music museum to Cleveland By Mark Stowers Photography by Jordan Thomas Mississippi just got another step closer to having its own GRAMMY museum. With the Delta Blues Museum in Clarksdale, and the B.B. King Museum in Indianola, a GRAMMY museum could be the ideal [...]

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DMI All Access Series launches with Malaco founders

DMI All Access Series launches with Malaco founders

Delta Music Institute, a music industry studies program at Delta State University, is set to launch its DMI All Access series, beginning with guest Tommy Couch, co-founder of Malaco Records, on Monday, October 3 at 6:00 pm in Studio A at the DMI. DMI All Access is planned to be a series of open forums [...]

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Grammy Winning Brothers to appear on Thacker-Delta Edition

Grammy Winning Brothers to appear on Thacker-Delta Edition

Award winning musicians and songwriters Bryan Kennedy and Gordon Kennedy will be the featured musical guests during the live broadcast of Thacker Mountain Radio as part of the DMI Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, March 5 at 3:00 pm in Studio A of the Delta Music Institute in the historic Whitfield Building on the Delta State [...]

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Thacker Mountain returns to the Delta!

Thacker Mountain returns to the Delta!

Thacker Mountain Radio, the acclaimed live radio show based in Oxford, MS will return for a third annual Delta Edition broadcast on Saturday, March 5 at 3:00 p.m. from Studio A at the Delta Music Institute on the campus of Delta State University. For over ten years Thacker Mountain Radio has produced a live, unrehearsed [...]

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DMI Alum Gets Rave Review in NY Times

DMI Alum Gets Rave Review in NY Times

Cole Furlow (DSU ’08) and his band, Dead Gaze, received a favorable review in this week’s Nw York Times after a stellar show during the CMJ Music Conference. Cole studied at the Delta Music Institute and graduated from Delta State with a Bachelor’s of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies with concentrations in sound recording technology and [...]

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