Mojo Triangle

Mojo Triangle

by James L. Dickerson




Mojo Triangle traces the origins of the music that came out of New Orleans, the Mississippi Delta, Memphis, Muscle Shoals and Nashville, and explains, often in the words of the artists themselves, the apocalyptic vision that gave birth to the music.Heavily illustrated with never-before-seen archive photos.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780825673016
Publisher: Omnibus Press
Publication date: 03/28/2005
Pages: 312
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1Natchez Under the Hill: The Cradle of American Music1
Chapter 2The Apocalyptic Furies: Earthquakes, Pestilence, Floods, War, Night Terrors21
Chapter 3The Natchez Trace: Spiritual Aorta of the American Experience51
Chapter 4Mississippi Delta: Highway 61 Revisited83
Chapter 5Memphis: Great Balls of Fire115
Chapter 6New Orleans: A Gumbo That Keeps on Giving157
Chapter 7Muscle Shoals: When a Man Loves a Woman181
Chapter 8Nashville: Workin' On the Next Big Thing207

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