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R.I.P. The Possum, No-Show, Thumper, George Jones 

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Music lovers have lost George Jones, who passed away today after being hospitalized since April 18 for irregular blood pressure, according to a statement from his public relations firm. I interviewed Jones for the Current in advance of a 2010 appearance in SA. E-mail interviews are not my favorite, but I made an exception for the country music legend. You can read the interview here.

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