all ebooks in category: Blues Music (11)

Love in Vain: A Vision of Robert Johnson
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0816680809 | PDF | pages: 240 | 3.7 mb

Robert Johnson was undoubtedly the most outstanding of the Mississippi Delta blues musicians and also one of the first inductees into the Rock and Roll …

«Do Not Sell At Any Price: The Wild, Obsessive Hunt for the World's Rarest 78rpm Records» by Amanda Petrusich
English | ISBN: 9781451667073 | EPUB | 3.5 MB

“A thoughtful, entertaining history of obsessed music collectors and their quest for rare early 78 rpm records” (Los Angeles Times), Do Not Sell at Any …

Americana Music : Voices, Visionaries, and Pioneers of an Honest Sound
English | 2019 | ISBN: 1623497019 | 334 Pages | PDF | 17 MB

With roots in Appalachia, the Mississippi Delta, New Orleans, the Piedmont, Memphis, and the prairies of Texas and the American West, the musical genre called …

Bessie, Revised & Expanded Edition
English | June 18th, 2019 | ISBN: 0300107560, 0812814061 | 336 pages | EPUB | 6.12 MB

The definitive biography of musical legend Bessie Smith: "A landmark in the writing of jazz history . . . First-rate" (The Washington Post). Known as …

Red Hot and Blue: Fifty Years of Writing About Music, Memphis, and Motherf**kers
English | May 7th, 2019 | ISBN: 164160106X | 400 pages | EPUB | 2.19 MB

This collection of over fifty years of writing about the South and its music by Stanley Booth, one of the undisputedly great chroniclers of the …

Blues Before Sunrise: The Radio Interviews
English | ISBN: 0252033019 | 2010 | 264 pages | PDF | 3 MB

This collection assembles the best interviews from Steve Cushing's long-running radio program Blues Before Sunrise, the nationally syndicated, award-winning program focusing on vintage blues and …

The British Blues Network: Adoption, Emulation, and Creativity
2017 | ISBN: 0472036998, 0472130528 | English | 272 pages | EPUB | 0.7 MB

Beginning in the late 1950s, an influential cadre of young, white, mostly middle-class British men were consuming and appropriating African-American blues music, using blues tropes …

Bitten by the Blues: The Alligator Records Story
2018 | ISBN: 022612990X | English | 352 pages | PDF | 3 MB

It started with the searing sound of a slide careening up the neck of an electric guitar. In 1970, twenty-three-year-old Bruce Iglauer walked into Florence’s …

A Blues Bibliography
2007 | 1401 Pages | ISBN: 0415978874 | PDF | 16 MB

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 …

It's Not Only Rock 'n' Roll: Iconic Musicians Reveal the Source of Their Creativity
English | April 1st, 2014 | ISBN: 1782194622 | 345 pages | EPUB | 1.78 MB

B. B. King, Joni Mitchell, Keith Richards, Queen Latifah, and more than 70 other iconic musicians discuss the creative process in exclusive interviews "I was …