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August 26, 2013

Tony Melendez, armless guitarist, visits SLO

Tony Melendez has impressed audiences worldwide, including Pope John Paul II, with his indomitable spirit and message of hope. Though the singer-songwriter was born without arms, he tours playing guitar. In 1989, he visited San Luis Obispo.

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