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The Life of Blues Guitarist Jimmy Dawkins 1936-2013

THE MAKING OF A BLUES MAN James Henry “Jimmy” Dawkins was born in Tchula, Mississippi, on October 24, 1936. He grew up in Pascagoula, Mississippi, on the coast. It was there that he was introduced to the style of music known as the…


Playing Guitar Brings You This…

I was really embarrassed to go for a nuru massage as I don’t like my body and I am a very self-conscious woman. Nonetheless, I was at my wit’s end with my sore back. I went, but I was very nervous about taking all…