Listen To The Blues
Discover the stories behind America's fundamental music with this book. Follow the evolution of the blues genre as it's being shaped by the musicians who created it on riverboats, in whorehouses, and beyond. From Leadbelly to B.B. King, learn about the hardships and dangers that marked the lives of professional bluesmen. Based on original interviews, this book provides insightful profiles of influential figures in blues history.
First Published in 1973