Walking A Blues Road

Walking a Blues Road
Publisher Marion Boyars Publishers
Release Date
Category Music
Total Pages 272
ISBN STANFORD:36105114180925
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews

A walk through the Blues from the 1950s to the 1970s

Walking a Blues Road
  • Author : Samuel Charters
  • Publisher : Marion Boyars Publishers
  • Release Date : 2004

A walk through the Blues from the 1950s to the 1970s

The Blues Encyclopedia
  • Author : Edward Komara,Peter Lee
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2004-07

The Blues Encyclopedia is the first full-length authoritative Encyclopedia on the Blues as a musical form. While other books have collected biographies of blues performers, none have taken a scholarly approach. A to Z in format, this Encyclopedia covers not only the performers, but also musical styles, regions, record labels

Encyclopedia of the Blues
  • Author : Edward M. Komara
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2006

This comprehensive two-volume set brings together all aspects of the blues from performers and musical styles to record labels and cultural issues, including regional evolution and history. Organized in an accessible A-to-Z format, the Encyclopedia of the Blues is an essential reference resource for information on this unique American music

A Blues Bibliography
  • Author : Robert Ford
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2008-03-31

A Blues Bibliography, Second Edition is a revised and enlarged version of the definitive blues bibliography first published in 1999. Material previously omitted from the first edition has now been included, and the bibliography has been expanded to include works published since then. In addition to biographical references, this work includes

African American Folksong and American Cultural Politics
  • Author : Bruce M. Conforth
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release Date : 2013-05-16

In African American Folksong and American Cultural Politics: The Lawrence Gellert Story, scholar and musician Bruce Conforth tells the story of one of the most unusual collections of African American folk music ever amassed—and the remarkable story of the man who produced it: Lawrence Gellert.

Music and the Road
  • Author : Gordon E. Slethaug
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release Date : 2017-12-02

Brian Wilson and The Beach Boys, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, and Paul Simon-these familiar figures have written road music for half a century and continue to remain highly-regarded artists. But there is so much more to say about road music. This book fills a glaring hole in scholarship about the

Walking the Night Road
  • Author : Alexandra Butler
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2015-06-30

The house looked as if she'd brushed it over with a hurried hand. Things were open—drawers, cans, and closets. A pile of newspapers fanned out across the floor by the front door, and still I did not wonder. She must have dropped them as she ran, I thought. My

Catalog of Copyright Entries
  • Author : Library of Congress. Copyright Office
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1975

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Bigfoot Blues
  • Author : Ricardo Sanchez
  • Publisher : Carina Press
  • Release Date : 2015-05-04

She eloped with Bigfoot. Or maybe Bigfoot kidnapped her. Either way, I've been hired to uncover the truth behind Cindy Funk's disappearance. Me? I'm Floyd, and I'm a PI living my life as Elvis would have wanted. Not just in sequined jumpsuits. With character. Cindy's trail leads me to River

Field Recordings of Black Singers and Musicians
  • Author : Craig Martin Gibbs
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2018

"Traditional African musical forms have long been accepted as fundamental to the emergence of blues and jazz. This discography brings together recordings that trace the evolution of the African American musical experience, from early wax cylinder recordings made in West Africa to voodoo rituals from the Carribean Basin to the

The Lost Art of Walking
  • Author : Geoff Nicholson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2008-11-20

How we walk, where we walk, why we walk tells the world who and what we are. Whether it's once a day to the car, or for long weekend hikes, or as competition, or as art, walking is a profoundly universal aspect of what makes us humans, social creatures, and

Moanin  Low
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 1996

The first comprehensive guide to pre-1934 female popular vocal recordings in the English language. Much of the material is published here for the first time.

The Blues Route
  • Author : Hugh Merrill
  • Publisher : Garrett County Press
  • Release Date : 2012-01-01

Journalist Hugh Merrill takes us on a sweeping road trip in search of the distinctly American music known as the blues. Tracing blues culture from its beginning in rural Mississippi up through the Delta to Chicago and beyond, Merrill visits with legendary musicians such as Son Thomas, Koko Taylor, Son

Walking Blues
  • Author : Tim Parrish
  • Publisher : Univ of Massachusetts Press
  • Release Date : 2001

"Shows how our American social, racial, and ethnic conflicts often mark the starting point for the various acts of creation through which we make and remake ourselves as Americans."--Cover.

Encyclopedia of the Blues 2nd  p
  • Author : Gérard Herzhaft
  • Publisher : University of Arkansas Press
  • Release Date : 1992

Read online Encyclopedia of the Blues 2nd p written by Gérard Herzhaft, published by University of Arkansas Press which was released on 1992. Download full Encyclopedia of the Blues 2nd p Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.