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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Blues (Music) -- History and criticism,
  • Blues musicians -- United States -- Biography,
  • African American musicians -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementRobert Palmer.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML3521 .P34
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 310 p. ;
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4118244M
ISBN 100670495115
LC Control Number80052000

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Blues is the cornerstone of American popular music, the bedrock of rock and roll. In this extraordinary musical and social history, Robert Palmer traces the odyssey of the blues from its rural beginnings, to the steamy bars of Chicago's South Side, to international popularity, recognition, and imitation. Palmer tells the story of the blues through the lives of its greatest practitioners /5(3). From the chief pop-music critic for The New York Times: a full-scale, somber, though often rambling and disjointed, history of ""the blues""&#;the Mississippi Delta song-music which, via Memphis and Chicago, became a major influence on rock 'n' roll. Palmer is less interested in those influences, however, than in the development and survival of the blues themselves as a distinct, ""refined. Deep Blue is as mysterious as its title suggests. And (hopefully) funny, carefully-wrought, and full of the emotion and the truth I try to bring to all of my stories. I’m looking forward to sharing Deep Blue with my ten-year-old daughter and her friends. Theirs is an age group that I’ve long wanted to write for – one that’s fearless and. Deep Blues: A Musical Pilgrimage to the Crossroads is a British documentary film, released in , and made by music critic and author Robert Palmer and documentary film maker Robert Mugge, in collaboration with David A. Stewart and his brother John J. Stewart. The film provided insight into the location, cast and characteristics of Delta blues and North Mississippi hill country ed by: Robert Mugge.

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