The Rough Guide to Blues gives you the complete lowdown on all the grittiest singers, bottleneck guitarists, belt-it-out divas and wailing harmonica players that made the most influential music of the last century. From music legend B.B. King to folk hero Robert Johnson, the guide includes detailed profiles of hundreds of artists and critical reviews of their best albums. The fascinating story is told in full a how the blues crawled from the Mississippi Delta, went electric in the big cities, and spread across the world a with feature boxes on topics like boogie woogie, gospel and the best blues record labels. Check out the ten greatest slide-guitar tracks a or the ten most miserable awoke up this morninas. with the handy playlists that help you to pickanachoose quick abest ofsa to download to your iPod or MP3 player.The Rough Guide lo the Blues *The Slon * * The Rouj^h Guide to I hc Blues * The ... 0 BULLFROG BLUES Rory Gallagher from The Rory Gallagher Story Yes, he came from across the Irish Sea but he sure had those white boy blues. Q BOYFRIEND BLUES Jo-Ann Kelly from Blues and Gospel The British Bonnie Raitt, who turned down the chance to sing ... the blues with conviction, an argument parodied to witty effect on the Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Banda#39;s 1968 spoof, aquot;Can Blue Menanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Rough Guide to the Blues|
|Publisher||:||Rough Guides Limited - 2007|