The Chitlin' Circuit: And the Road to Rock 'n' Roll: And the Road to Rock 'n' Roll
“Lauterbach’s tribute . . . is welcome and overdue.” —Jonathan Yardley, Washington PostFor generations, "chitlin' circuit" has meant second tier—brash performers in raucous nightspots far from the big-city limelight. Now, music journalist Preston Lauterbach combines terrific firsthand reportage with deep historical research to offer a groundbreaking account of the birth of rock 'n' roll in black America.
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Review: The Chitlin' Circuit: And the Road to Rock 'n' RollUser Review - Nate - Goodreads
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Review: The Chitlin' Circuit: And the Road to Rock 'n' RollUser Review - Sally Anne - Goodreads
A most excellent work: well-researched, well-written, thoughtful, lively, interesting, and provides an excellent overview of the period while serving up a few delicious tidbits. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED Read full review