The Virgin Encyclopedia of the Blues

The Virgin Encyclopedia of the Blues

by Colin Larkin
     
 

This is a complete handbook of information and opinion about the history of blues music. Based on the "Encyclopedia of Popular Music", this book contains over 1000 entries covering musicians, bands, songwriters, producers and record labels which have made a significant impact on the development of blues music. It brings together people such as Robert Johnson and…  See more details below

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This is a complete handbook of information and opinion about the history of blues music. Based on the "Encyclopedia of Popular Music", this book contains over 1000 entries covering musicians, bands, songwriters, producers and record labels which have made a significant impact on the development of blues music. It brings together people such as Robert Johnson and Blind Lemon Jefferson, the influence of Muddy Waters and Willie Dixon and more recent figures such as Keb' Mo and Jonny Lang. Each entry offers information such as dates, career facts, discography and album ratings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780753502266
Publisher:
Virgin Books
Publication date:
09/28/1998
Series:
Virgin Encyclopedias of Popular Music Series
Pages:
414
Product dimensions:
6.87(w) x 9.32(h) x 1.30(d)

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