Chicago Soul

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University of Illinois Press, 1992 - Music - 408 pages
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Original publication and copyright date: 1991.
 

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I previewed the book - I wish the author had contacted me before he published the book. My father was Randy Wood of Vee Jay Records. I found several inaccuracies in the book.
Michele Wood - Marotta

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I am Tony Gideon of The Daylighters - On Cover of The Book: Chicago Soul (L. to R.) Ulysses "Bunky" McDonald, Charles "Chuck" Colbert, Edward "Eddie" Thomas, Tony Gideon........This is a great book about Chicago Artists and Their Music !! We were originally from Birmingham, Alabama (Except, Gerald Sims "Bunky" and "Chuck"! Gerald Came to The Group in 1959; Chuck, 1961 Bunky 1963; They were from Chicago... I returned to Birmingham in 1987. Operate: Sound Mindz Enterainment, Inc. - This Date: January 28, 2011 

Contents

Chicago at the Dawn of the Soul Era
1
Vee Jay Records
24
Pam ProductionsConstellation Records
48
OKeh Records
72
Chess Records
97
The ABCParamount Chicago Connection
136
The Small Entrepreneurs of the 1960s Soft Soul
152
Chicago Black Dance
187
Brunswick Records
264
Mercury Records
293
Curtom Records
304
The Small Entrepreneurs of the 1970s
326
ChiSound and the Demise of the Chicago Soul Industry
346
List of Interviews
357
Bibliography
361
Index
379

Onederful Records
211
The Small Entrepreneurs of the 1960s Hard Soul
235

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