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Nothing but the blues : the music and the musicians / Lawrence Cohn [and others].

New York : Abbeville Press, [1993] .
ISBN 1558592717, 9781558592711

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Other Authors Cohn, Lawrence, 1932-
Subjects Aufsatzsammlung.
Blues (Music)
Blues (Music) -- History and criticism.
Description 432 pages : illustrations, portraits, music ; 29 cm
Copyright Date [1993]
Notes Discography: pages 410-413.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 414-416) and index.
Summary Eleven essays trace the origins of the Blues, early recordings, different styles, and more. Photographs of many of the musicians are included.
Contents Workin' on the building : roots and influences / Samuel Charters -- Goin' up the country : blues in Texas and the deep South / David Evans -- Country girls, classic blues, and vaudeville voices : women and the blues / Richard K. Spottswood -- Holy blues : the gospel tradition / Mark A. Humphrey -- Bright lights, big city : urban blues / Mark A. Humphrey -- Truckin' my blues away : East Coast Piedmont styles / Bruce Bastin -- A lighter shade of blue : white country blues / Charles Wolfe -- Don't leave me here : non-commercial blues : the field trips, 1924-60 / John H. Cowley -- Jump steady : the roots of R and B / Barry Pearson -- I once was lost, but now I'm found : the blues revival of the 1960s / Jim O'Neal -- Standing at the crossroads : the blues today / Mary Katherine Aldin.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Other Identifiers 715585927177
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)27380574
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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