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Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards t-shirt fundraising effort to benefit Japans earthquake and tsunami victims brought in more than $138,000. Richards had vanguarded a fundraising appeal on his official website to help those affected by the devastating 8.9 Tohuku earthquake and the resulting tsunami in Japan. When making his appeal, Richards posted a statement on the site, noting, “For decades, Japanese fans have been some of the most passionate supporters of rock and roll. Now they need our help.”

via Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards raises more than $138,000 for Japan – National rock music | Examiner.com.

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