Mick Kolassa and the Taylor Made Blues Band is one of North
Mississippi’s favorite bands, bringing together four
respected blues artists whose love of and talent for
the blues is infectious.
When not on the road the band performs regularly
on Beale Street in Memphis and at clubs and juke
joints in Clarksdale and other Mississippi cities.
Their albums have received critical acclaim and
significant airplay worldwide.
The band members are “Michissippi” Mick Kolassa
on vocal and guitars, David Dunavent on lead
guitar and backing vocals, Seth Hill on bass guitar,
and George Mumford on drums. The quartet
delivers solid blues in a show that keeps audiences
Playing a combination of original songs, cherished
blues classics and some surprising blues
“uncovers” of songs not traditionally thought of as
blues, the Taylor Made Blues Band keeps
audiences enthralled by fitting the set to the fans to
assure their enjoyment of the show.
They are lively and animated in their performances, assuring that the fans enjoy themselves as they listen to the band playing their Free-Range Blues©. This band brings their love of the blues and a little bit of Mississippi to the stage.
“Just flat out fun stuff that sneaks up on you
and never fails to keep its mojo working.”
“Mick Kolassa has a voice that was made for
-Rhetta Akamatsu, BlogcRitics
“Whether original, cover, or cover that
shouldn’t work but does, we’re starting to get
the sense that this cat is a self-compiled
encyclopedia of the blues with the chops to
back up putting himself out there front and
“Michissippi Mick Kolassa is one of the
performers that I had always heard OF more
than I had heard. I decided to remedy that
shortcoming...and I’m glad I did! His singing
voice is well-suited to Blues, and he often
delivers a song with “a wink in his voice””.