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Big Road Blues: Tradition and Creativity in the Folk Blues

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This book won the University of Chicago Folklore Prize. All of the greatest blues singers - Robert Johnson, Tommy Johnson, Muddy Waters, Blink Willie McTell, Blind Lemon Jefferson - are discussed in relation to their predecessors and followers.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780306803000
Author:
Evans, David
Publisher:
Da Capo
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Folk & Traditional
Subject:
United states
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
Blues
Subject:
Rhythm & Blues
Subject:
Musical Instruments - General
Subject:
Blues (music)
Subject:
Blues (Music) -- History and criticism.
Subject:
R&B
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Soul & R&B
Subject:
Music-Folk Instruments
Subject:
General Music
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Da Capo Paperback
Series Volume:
[v. 7]
Publication Date:
19880431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
396
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 16.9 oz

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