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The Virgin Encyclopedia of the Blues (Virgin Encyclopedias of Popular Music)

by Colin Larkin

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Published by Virgin Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blues,
  • Jazz,
  • Reference works,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Music,
  • Genres & Styles - Blues,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages415
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7987368M
    ISBN 100753502267
    ISBN 109780753502266

    Contents Books About: Provides information on a range of popular music genres, including rock, pop, jazz, folk, blues, heavy metal, techno, R & B, reggae, and hip-hop. This biographical encyclopedia contains a name index, an index of song titles, and bibliographies by artist and subject. Buy The Virgin encyclopedia of dance music by Colin Larkin (Editor) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.

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Based on the Encyclopedia of Popular Music, this book contains over entries covering musicians, bands, songwriters, producers and record labels which have made a significant impact on the development of blues music. It brings together people such as Robert Johnson and Blind Lemon Jefferson, the.

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