Robert Cantwell - History - 1996 - 412 pages
When We Were Good traces the many and varied cultural influences on the folk revival of the sixties from early nineteenth-century blackface minstrelsy; the Jewish entertainment ...
Lawrence Cohn - Music - 1993 - 432 pages
An illustrated history of the blues captures the great variety of this uniquely American music form through vintage photographs and a lively text. National ad/promo.
Don Michael Randel - Music - 2003 - 978 pages
This comprehensive single-volume music reference covers a wide range of topics, including all styles of Western music as well as the music of Africa, Latin America, Asia, and ...
Ronald D. Cohen - History - 2002 - 364 pages
A well-researched history of the folk music boom in America traces three decades of blues and hillbilly music that reshaped the popular music scene in America.
Todd Harvey - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 211 pages
The Formative Dylan examines the roots of Bob Dylan's acoustic period. Through short articles that detail the histories of 70 songs, this book describes the influences upon ...
Bill C. Malone - History - 2002 - 392 pages
A spirited and informative history of country music connects the music to the people who listen to it, tracing its evolution among the nation's "working class."
Rick Coleman - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 364 pages
A noted R&B scholar celebrates the contributions of Fats Domino to the evolution of modern-day rock music, drawing on interviews with many early musical legends--including ...