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              How Britain Got the Blues: The Transmission and Reception of American Blues Style in the United Kingdom
               

              How Britain Got the Blues: The Transmission and Reception of American Blues Style in the United Kingdom (Hardback, New edition)

              By Schwartz, Roberta Freund; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Burns, Professor Lori; Hawkins, Professor Stan

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              Explores how, and why, the blues became a central component of English popular music in the 1960s. This work analyses the transmission of blues records to England, from the first recordings to hit English shores to the end of the sixties. It also maps the influences on British bl ...

              ISBN 9780754655800
              Published 28 November 2007 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              The Big Guitar Chord Songbook: Blues
               

              The Big Guitar Chord Songbook: Blues (Paperback)

              By Sales, Music

              A collection of 86 classic blues songs from the 20s, featuring songs by the leading artists that defined the genre. All the songs have been arranged in the original keys from the actual recordings including guitar chord boxes and complete lyrics.

              ISBN 9781846093012
              Published 1 June 2009 by Macmillan Distribution Service
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              In Search Of The Blues: Black Voices, White Visions
               

              In Search Of The Blues: Black Voices, White Visions (Paperback, New edition)

              By Hamilton, Marybeth

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              Everyone knows the story of the Delta blues, with its fierce, raw voices and tormented drifters and deals with the devil at the crossroads at midnight. This book rewrites that story.

              ISBN 9780712664462
              Published 3 March 2008 by Vintage
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              Why Jazz?: A Concise Guide

              Why Jazz?: A Concise Guide (Hardback)

              By Whitehead, Kevin

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              Why Jazz? is a Q&A handbook for novice listeners, a concise history of jazz's major figures and trends, and a plain-English guide to many musical techniques. As in his jazz reviews for NPR's Fresh Air, Whitehead crams a lot of information into compact, accessible prose.

              ISBN 9780199731183
              Published 24 February 2011 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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              Sinatra: An Annotated Bibliography, 1939-1998
               

              Sinatra: An Annotated Bibliography, 1939-1998 (Hardback)

              By Mustazza, Leonard

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              Spanning the 60 years that trace the beginning of the singer's career in 1939 through to his death in 1998, this bibliography on Frank Sinatra culls material from a variety of sources, and catalogues the numerous works that encompass his accomplishments, public persona, and cultu ...

              ISBN 9780313308291
              Published 30 January 1999 by ABC-CLIO
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              Series Music Reference Collection
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              Stride!: Fats, Jimmy, Lion, Lamb, and All the Other Ticklers
                

              Stride!: Fats, Jimmy, Lion, Lamb, and All the Other Ticklers (Hardback)

              By Fell, John L.; Vinding, Terkild

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              This text traces the stride piano style from its roots in minstrel shows and ragtime, through the contributions of itinerant entertainers, to its joyful birth in Harlem, where it became known as Harlem piano.

              ISBN 9780810835634
              Published 28 January 1999 by Scarecrow Press
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              Series Studies in Jazz
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              Ramblin' Jack Elliott: The Never-Ending Highway
               

              Ramblin' Jack Elliott: The Never-Ending Highway (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 12th edition)

              By Reineke, Hank

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              ISBN 9780810872561
              Published 1 December 2009 by Scarecrow Press
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              Series American Folk Music and Musicians Series
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              BluesSpeak: Best of the Original Chicago Blues Annual

              BluesSpeak: Best of the Original Chicago Blues Annual (Paperback)

              Edited by Beauchamp, Lincoln T.

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              A collection of the greatest hits from Chicago's essential guide to the global blues scene.

              ISBN 9780252076923
              Published 15 August 2010 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              The Second Set, Vol. 2: The Jazz Poetry Anthology
                

              The Second Set, Vol. 2: The Jazz Poetry Anthology (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Coleman Memorial Library, S. H.; Edited by Feinstein, Sascha; Komunyakaa, Yusef

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              Offers a comprehensive exploration of the history of jazz poetry. This volume gathers many poets omitted from The Jazz Poetry Anthology . It explores the history of jazz poetry with poems written before World War II, as well as those from the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s, and ...

              ISBN 9780253210685
              Published 22 October 1996
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              Series Jazz Poetry Antholog
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              I'm Feeling the Blues Right Now
                

              I'm Feeling the Blues Right Now (Hardback)

              By King, Stephen A.

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              Reveals the strategies used by blues promoters and organisers in Mississippi, both African American and white, local and state, to attract the attention of tourists. In the process, Stephen A. King reveals how promotional materials portray the Delta's blues culture and its musici ...

              ISBN 9781617030109
              Published 1 June 2011 by Inbooks
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              Series American Made Music Series
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