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HAPPY BIRTHDAY MAGIC SLIM!

Posted by Magic Slim on August 7, 2013 at 1:10 PM Comments comments (1)

Happy Birthday to the Magic Man - Magic Slim! Your spirit and music lives on and you are thought of everyday! Forever in our hearts <3

 

Update - A NIGHT FOR MAGIC, a tribute to Magic Slim

Posted by Magic Slim on March 12, 2013 at 3:10 AM Comments comments (0)

A NIGHT FOR MAGIC, a tribute to Magic Slim

The Mayne Stage, 1328 W Morse Ave, Chicago, IL 60626

Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 7:00 pm, doors open at 5:30pm

Tickets: $25 pp (all proceeds will go to Magic’s family)

 

Chicago will be saying farewell to this blues icon in style, blues performers will include: The Teardrops fronted by Shawn Holt (Magic Slim's son), John Primer, Otis Clay, Eddy Clearwater, Steve Cushing, Nalle (Denmark), Jimmy Burns, Linsey Alexander, Mike Wheeler, Billy Branch, Lonnie Brooks, Wayne Baker Brooks, Dave Specter, Eddie Shaw, Nick Moss, Grana Louise, Big Time Sarah, Zac Harmon, Matthew Skoller, Carl Weathersby, J.W. Williams, Lurrie Bell, Zora Young, Jimmy Johnson, Billy Boy Arnold, the Chicago Blues All-Stars and more to be announced. Mark your calendars for this event.


Tickets are available in advance through the venue: Mayne Stage Tickets - Magic Slim Tribute. Get your tickets while they last. Space is limited.


If you cannot make it to the event but would like to make a donation to the family, you may send a check (domestic only), money order or postal money order (international donations) made out to Magic Slim’s wife Ann Holt, and mailed to her c/o, Marty Salzman, Salzman & Associates, 22 W. Washington St., Suite 1500, Chicago, IL 60602. PayPal account is available to use at www.magicslimblues.com (click on Donations for Ann Holt). You may make a secure donation through PayPal or use a credit card. Thank you!

 

Marty Salzman - Management Magic Slim

Linda Cunningham - PR Magic Slim

Michael Blakemore - Tour Manager Magic Slim

 

Magic Slim Funeral Information

Posted by Magic Slim on February 24, 2013 at 3:50 AM Comments comments (7)

Magic Slim Funeral Information

 

The funeral service for Magic Slim will be at Horizons Community Church, 3200 Grainger Parkway, Lincoln, Nebraska on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 10 a.m.

 

A musical memorial tribute is currently being planned in Chicago, IL. The Zoo Bar in Lincoln is also planning a musical tribute. Both tributes will be announced when details are finalized. These memorial tributes will be benefits with all proceeds going to Ann Holt and her family.

 

Marty Salzman - Management Magic Slim

Linda Cunningham - PR Magic Slim

Michael Blakemore - Tour Manager Magic Slim

For Immediate Release

Posted by Magic Slim on February 22, 2013 at 3:50 AM Comments comments (24)

It is with great sorrow that I inform you that Magic Slim, a.k.a. Morris Holt of Grenada, Mississippi passed away Thursday, February 21, 2013. He will be missed by his family, friends and blues fans all over the world. Funeral arrangements and a Memorial Service will be announced later this week. The family wishes to thank everyone for their kind words and prayers.

Marty Salzman - Manager Magic Slim

Linda Cunningham - Public Releations Magic Slim

Mike Blakemore - Tour Manager Magic Slim


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