Woman with Guitar

Woman with Guitar
Memphis Minnie's Blues
Foreword by Jim O'Neal


Jim O'Neal

Jim O'Neal (born 1948) is an American blues expert, writer, record producer and record company executive. He co-founded America's first blues magazine, Living Blues, in Chicago in 1970. Since that time the magazine has set standards for blues history, culture, and journalism worldwide. O'Neal also co-founded Rooster Blues Records, and as of 2007 operates the Stackhouse record label, with bases in Clarksdale, Mississippi, and Kansas City. He is co-editor of the book The Voice of the Blues: Classic Interviews from Living Blues Magazine (Routledge, 2002). O'Neal was inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in 2002.