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The Resource Chicago blues : portraits and stories, David Whiteis

Chicago blues : portraits and stories, David Whiteis

Label
Chicago blues : portraits and stories
Title
Chicago blues
Title remainder
portraits and stories
Statement of responsibility
David Whiteis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the history of blues music in Chicago
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whiteis, David
Dewey number
781.643/09773/11
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML394
LC item number
.W5 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Music in American life
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blues musicians
  • African Americans
  • Blues (Music)
  • African Americans
  • Blues (Music)
  • Blues musicians
  • Illinois
  • Blues
  • Chicago, Ill
  • Bluesmusiker
  • Chicago <Ill.>
  • Dominic Manieri Jazz and Swing Collection
Label
Chicago blues : portraits and stories, David Whiteis
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "Mister Blues, how do you do?"/"Can I change my mind?" -- Part 1: Elder spirits. Junior Wells : "Come on in this house" ; Sunnyland Slim : "It given me a tender heart" ; Big Walter Horton : "I mean it from my heart" -- Part 2: "We gon' pitch a boogie-woogie!" Florence's Lounge : memories of an urban juke ; Maxwell Street : last dance at the carnival of the soul ; "Let's go, baby, to the Hole in the Wall" : clubbing along the current Chicago scene -- Part 3: Torchbearers. Jody Williams : return of a legend ; Bonnie Lee : "When I'm up there, I lets everything out" ; Billy Branch : "It's the most powerful music on the planet" ; Sharon Lewis : "I've lived through some treacherous times" ; Lurrie Bell : "God, give me strength to be strong" -- Part 4: The soul side of town. Artie White : "It's a God-gifted thing" ; Cicero Blake : "Give me what I have coming, or give me nothing" ; Little Scotty : "I'm not only a blues singer--I'm a Motivator!" -- Coda: "I was looking for the future, but the Blues was all I found" : thoughts on what was, what is, and what might be in store
Control code
ocm61162292
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 322 pages
Isbn
9780252073090
Lccn
2005021528
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61162292
  • (OCoLC)61162292
Label
Chicago blues : portraits and stories, David Whiteis
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "Mister Blues, how do you do?"/"Can I change my mind?" -- Part 1: Elder spirits. Junior Wells : "Come on in this house" ; Sunnyland Slim : "It given me a tender heart" ; Big Walter Horton : "I mean it from my heart" -- Part 2: "We gon' pitch a boogie-woogie!" Florence's Lounge : memories of an urban juke ; Maxwell Street : last dance at the carnival of the soul ; "Let's go, baby, to the Hole in the Wall" : clubbing along the current Chicago scene -- Part 3: Torchbearers. Jody Williams : return of a legend ; Bonnie Lee : "When I'm up there, I lets everything out" ; Billy Branch : "It's the most powerful music on the planet" ; Sharon Lewis : "I've lived through some treacherous times" ; Lurrie Bell : "God, give me strength to be strong" -- Part 4: The soul side of town. Artie White : "It's a God-gifted thing" ; Cicero Blake : "Give me what I have coming, or give me nothing" ; Little Scotty : "I'm not only a blues singer--I'm a Motivator!" -- Coda: "I was looking for the future, but the Blues was all I found" : thoughts on what was, what is, and what might be in store
Control code
ocm61162292
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 322 pages
Isbn
9780252073090
Lccn
2005021528
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61162292
  • (OCoLC)61162292

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