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Legendary Blues Researcher Jim O’Neal Fighting Cancer

August 15
10:43 2011

Jim O’Neal, the legendary blues researcher and founder of Living Blues Magazine is currently undergoing cancer therapy. He does not have insurance.  A fundraising event is planned to be held at Buddy Guy’s Legends in Chicago by Memphis Gold Radio and Kenny Neal, along with Lonnie Brooks and others. Another event is planned to be held at Knuckleheads in Kansas City, Missouri. Details of these events will be forthcoming.

Please send any donations or cards to the following address:

4001 N 9th St. #1720
Arlington, VA

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Matt Marshall loves a wide range of live music. He founded both American Blues Scene and , the shop for Roots, Rock n Roll, Blues and Soul in 2009. Bluescentric creates and sells officially licensed and original music t-shirts, paying artist's estates directly for every shirt sold.

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