Magazine, Soul Bag Magazine, New Orleans Jazz And Heritage Festival, Peter Guralnick, Bob Corritore, Ruf Records, Beale Street Music Festival, Music Maker Relief Foundation, Dick Shurman, Legendary Rhythm and Blues Cruise, Duke Robillard, Robert Santelli, Bill Wyman, Alligator Records, Johnny Parth from Document Records, Juke Blues Magazine, Yazoo Records, King Biscuit Blues Festival, Blues & Rhythm Magazine, Buddy Guy Legends, Blues Archive at University of Mississippi, Hohner Harmonicas, Art Tipaldi, Alan Lomax, Mississippi Valley Blues Society, Blues Revue Quarterly, Chris Strachwitz from Arhoolie Records, Billy Branch, Bob Koester from Delmark Records, Bill Ferris from Center For The Study Of Southern Culture of The University Of Mississippi, Jim O'Neal founder of Living Blues Magazine, Tom Pomposello, Scott Barretta, etc.
DONATIONS AND HELP REQUESTED FOR FOUNDIN LIVING BLUES EDITOR, JIM O'NEAL
My very close friend of over 35 years, Jim O'Neal
, is fighting cancer and is in financial straits.
Jim, as we all know, is the Founding Editor of Living Blues Magazine, and without his pioneering work many of us would not be where we are today.
is a single parent with two young children and has been unable to work since the surgery and chemotherapy.
Even if the shows listed areot local for you, if it is possible for you to make a donation in any amount, the instructions for mailing a check, sending PayPal
and what not are at the end of the post below.
THE JIM O'NEAL BENEFIT CONCERT SERIES Living Blues founding editor Jim O'Neal has been diagnosed with lymph cancer and is currently undergoing treatment.
Like many in the blues world, Jim
has no health insurance.
For anyone wanting to make a direct contribution to assist Jim
family, a fund has been set up at Commerce Bank
in Kansas City.