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On the Make: The Hustle of Urban Nightlife

David Grazian - Social Science - 2008 - 296 pages
David Grazian’s riveting tour of downtown Philadelphia and its newly bustling nightlife scene reveals the city as an urban playground where everyone dabbles in games of chance ...
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American Zoo: A Sociological Safari

David Grazian - Social Science - 2015 - 344 pages
Orangutans swing from Kevlar-lined fire hoses. Giraffes feast on celebratory birthday cakes topped with carrots instead of candles. Hi-tech dinosaur robots growl among steel ...
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Blues - Philosophy for Everyone: Thinking Deep About Feeling Low

Jesse R. Steinberg, Abrol Fairweather - Music - 2012 - 211 pages
An anthology of essays by a diverse range of thinkers and musicians analyzes how the blues genre reflects universal cultural and emotional issues that render its messages ...
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Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues: A Musical Journey

Peter Guralnick, Robert Santelli, Holly George-Warren - Music - 2004 - 288 pages
A companion to the groundbreaking PBS documentary series, this volume is a unique and timeless celebration of the blues, from writers and artists as esteemed and revered as the ...
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Urban Blues

Charles Keil - Music - 1966 - 255 pages
Charles Keil examines the expressive role of blues bands and performers and stresses the intense interaction between performer and audience. Profiling bluesmen Bobby Bland and ...
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Roadhouse Blues: Stevie Ray Vaughan and Texas R&B

Hugh Gregory - Music - 2003 - 192 pages
From the author of "A Century of Pop" comes an in-depth look at Stevie Ray Vaughn and his roots in the vibrant Texas music scene. Photos.
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The Cambridge Companion to Blues and Gospel Music

Allan Moore - Music - 2002 - 208 pages
An overview of blues and gospel music as an expression of twentieth-century black US experience.
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