A historical coffee table guide to the best of the blues.
The Alfred book The Rough Guide to the 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
From music legend B.B. King to folk hero Robert Johnson, the guide includes detailed profiles of hundreds
of artists and reviews of their best albums. The fascinating story is told in full: how the blues crawled from the Mississippi
Delta, went electric in the big cities, and spread across the world. The Rough Guide to the Blues includes feature
boxes on topics like boogie woogie, gospel, and the best blues record labels.
Alfred The Rough Guide to the Blues (Book) Features:
- Author: Nigel Williamson
- Foreword by: Robert Plant
- Book length: 396 pages
Want to read more about the blues? Order today!
Alfred The Rough Guide to the Blues (Book) Specifications:
- ISBN 10: 184353519X
- ISBN 13: 9781843535195