RIP BIg Jack Johnson?

Ricky Stevens deltabluz@HOTMAIL.COM
Sun Mar 13 13:07:40 EDT 2011


Supposedly it was announced during the GZ live feed last night.  I'm trying to confirm with the family.

Ricky Stevens 

Arkabutla, Mississippi



> Date: Sun, 13 Mar 2011 12:39:31 -0400
> From: maxdog-blues-l@COMCAST.NET
> Subject: Re: RIP BIg Jack Johnson?
> To: BLUES-L@LISTSERV.NETHELPS.COM
> 
> Well, there are other Jack Johnson's. One, the boxer, has been dead for
> a long time and the other, the younger white musician is too popular
> that it wouldn't be in all the news media. I assume Dick was referring
> to Big Jack Johnson and he's very sensitive about other people's
> feelings when it comes to things like this to not have some convincing
> evidence.
> 
> There's nothing on Big Jack's web site (http://www.bigjackjohnson.com)
> nor Super Chikan's or Ground Zero's or the Clarksdale Press Register's
> site. He would be 70 years old (born July 30, 1940).
> --
> Walter
> 
> On 3/13/2011 10:50 AM, Jimmy Jacobs wrote:
> > Dick has posted on fb, but I can't find any other reference on the
> > net. I hope it's just a rumour.
> >
> > On Sun, Mar 13, 2011 at 8:05 AM, Chuck Winans<chuckone@sbcglobal.net>  wrote:
> >> I've received word that Big Jack Johnson has died but do not have any confirmation.  Can anyone on Blues-L confirm?
> 
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