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By Edward Komara

The Encyclopedia of the Blues presents a old, musical and cultural beginning for the learn of blues tune. It strains musical and cultural traits linked to the blues and the facets of America's song and society that helped to nurture these developments. Combining the paintings of roughly one hundred forty students of tune, bibliography, and American heritage and tradition, this 2 quantity reference paintings contains a few 2100 entries, starting from short, fact-based summaries of fifty phrases to entire analytical articles of 5000 phrases or extra.

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Louis Blues Stack Lee Stormy Monday Straight Alky Blues This Train (My Babe) Tight Like That Vicksburg Blues Work with Me Annie li LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS Rick Anderson Sparks, Nevada Patrice Champarou Draveil, France Peter Aschoff University of Mississippi Steve Cheseborough Greenwood, Mississippi Ray Astbury Dublin, Ireland Joe Clark University of Maryland, Baltimore County Ace Atkins University of Mississippi Andrew M. C. Anthony Barnett Lewes, East Sussex, England Scott Dirks Forest Park, Illinois Scott Barretta Oxford, Mississippi Tina Spencer Dreisbach Hiram College Mathew J.

Daddy-O Dr. Hepcat Dr. John Drain, Charles Drifters Duarte, Chris Dukes, Laura Dunbar, Scott Duncan, Al Duncan, Little Arthur Dunn, Roy Sidney Dunson, Johnnie Mae Dupont, August ‘‘Dimes’’ Dupree, Al ‘‘Big Al’’ Dupree, Champion Jack Dupree, Cornell Durham, Eddie Duskin, Big Joe Dyer, Johnny Eaglin, Snooks Ealey, Robert Earl, Ronnie Easton, Amos Easy Baby Eckstine, Billy Edmonds, Elga Edwards, Archie Edwards, Bernice Edwards, Chuck Edwards, Clarence Edwards, David ‘‘Honeyboy’’ Edwards, Frank Edwards, ‘‘Good Rockin’ ’’ Charles Edwards, Willie Egan, Willie Lee El, Edward H.

Lawrence University Robert Bowman Toronto, Ontario Joseph Filisko Joliet, Illinois George Boziwick The New York Public Library Meg Fisher New York, New York John Broven Cold Spring Harbor, New York Tom Fisher Lawrence, Kansas Monica J. , Tokyo, Japan Jim Gallert Ferndale, Michigan Thorsten Hindrichs Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz Paul Garon Beasley Books, Chicago, Illinois Michael Hoffheimer Oxford, Mississippi John Garst University of Georgia Mark Hoffman Bainbridge Island, Washington Deborah Gillaspie Chicago Jazz Archive Steve Hoffman Takoma Park, Maryland Leonard Goines New York, New York Robert Horn Washington Blues Society, University Place, Washington Wayne Goins Kansas State University Robert Gordon Memphis, Tennessee Bill Graves San Antonio, Texas Michael Gray Kirkbymoorside, York, England Bryan Grove The Pennsylvania State University Frank-John Hadley Newton, MA Bob Hall Prospect Music, Sheffield, England Jeff Harris Rochester, New York David Harrison Bristol, England Trevor S.

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