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Mar 23, 2012 - Indianola is for the King

Riley B King was born in a sharecropper's shack near here and it is the place he still calls home. We now know him as B B King, King of the Blues. The museum here is by far the best of the Blues museums we have seen. A few million dollars and a professional staff of curators give it all the bells and whistles it needs to give one the WOW factor. One of the nice things about this museum is its music for kids program. They use music to keep kids in school and to teach the history of the Delta through music. Quite effective. Each year BB King...

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