From Robert Johnson to Robert CrayBook - 1997
This lavishly illustrated guide to the Blues and Blues makers is the perfect all-purpose guide for novice and enthusiast alike. The Blues traces the roots of this indigenous American music form from its origins in the South, through its great popularity throughout the US and around the world. Illustrated with rare photographs on nearly every page, this book provides the reader with an invaluable resource: biographies of nearly 300 bluesmen and women recount their diverse careers including their musical collaborations and selected recordings.
Publisher: New York, NY : Schirmer Books, c1997
Characteristics: 224 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm