NealfurrNeal ‘Soul Dog’ Furr – Special events and club DJ as well as life long music collector. Nickname came from first radio gig as the on air producer for ‘On The Beach with Big John’ at WTRG Oldies 100.7 FM in Raleigh NC. Continued with John for 12 years across 4 different stations. Also started the first Beach radio show at 98.3 FM in Oxford, NC in 2001 and was the DJ/Producer for Way Down South on live365.com from 2007 through 2016.

Music historian and current author of two online music columns a month, Beach Buzz and Southern Soul Corner, both located at Beachmusic45.com. Previously wrote artist bios for The Beach Music Reporter from 2001 to 2004. Current member of the Board of Advisory for the Carolina Beach Music Awards, now in it’s 22nd year of operation.