Souled American: The White Obsession with Black Music

Souled American: The White Obsession with Black Music

by Kevin Phinney

Hardcover

$29.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780823084043
Publisher: Crown Publishing Group
Publication date: 10/28/2005
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Kevin Phinney, an entertainment journalist based in Austin, has written for the Austin American-
Statesman
,
Premiere magazine,
and the Hollywood Reporter. Currently, he is cohost of KGSRFM’s morning drive-time program, Kevin & Kevin.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments9
Preface11
Introduction17
Chapter 1Of Massas and Minstrels24
Chapter 2Rags to Ragtime52
Chapter 3Big Band Theory86
Chapter 4When Worlds Collide126
Chapter 5River Deep, Mountain High171
Chapter 6Time Has Come Today205
Chapter 7Play That Funky Music238
Chapter 8Controversy268
Chapter 9Wigga Wonderland302
Epilogue338
Index344

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