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In 2015, bassist Deacon Freddie Dixon, drummer Dr. Jimmy Lee Tillman, and guitarist John Watkins reunited to form Willie Dixon's Original Chicago Blues All Stars, specializing in the Chicago blues that they once played nightly in the band of the legendary Willie Dixon, and to develop and create the University of Life Community Centers that will use music to interconnect generations and to train upcoming artists.
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    The Original Chicago Blues All Stars, Inc is a not-for-profit 501(3)corporation currently celebrating its third year. The mission of the OCBAS is dedicated to preserving and perpetuating Blues music in Chicago while fostering its growth and appreciation. The OCBAS provides Blues artists the opportunity for public performance and individual improvement in their field, all for the educational and artistic benefit of the general public. OCBAS have established the UNIVERSITY OF LIFE COMMUNITY CULTURAL CENTERS. To provide a multi generational setting for young musicians to study learn and mentor young aspiring blues musicians.

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