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The Rough guide to the blues.

Memphis Minnie, 1897-1973 (Instrumentalist). Muddy Waters, 1915-1983 (Instrumentalist). Howlin' Wolf, 1910-1976 (Vocalist). Lyrics Born (Musician) (Vocalist). Smith, Mamie. (Vocalist). Jefferson, Blind Lemon, 1897-1929 (Vocalist). Patton, Charley, 1891-1934 (Vocalist). Johnson, Robert, 1911-1938 (Vocalist). McTell, Blind Willie. (Vocalist, Instrumentalist). Broonzy, Big Bill, 1893-1958 (Vocalist, Instrumentalist). Johnson, Pete, 1904-1967 (Instrumentalist). Turner, Joe, 1911-1985 (Vocalist). Walker, T-Bone, 1910-1975 (Instrumentalist). Crudup, Arthur, 1905-1974 (Vocalist, Instrumentalist). James, Elmore, 1918-1963 (Instrumentalist). Hooker, John Lee. (Instrumentalist). King, B. B. (Instrumentalist). Williamson, Sonny Boy,-1965. (Vocalist, Instrumentalist). Guy, Buddy. (Instrumentalist). King, Albert, 1923-1992 (Vocalist, Instrumentalist). Collins, Albert, 1932-1993 (Vocalist, Instrumentalist). Taylor, Hound Dog, 1915-1975 (Instrumentalist). Burnside, R. L. (Rural L.), 1926-2005 (Instrumentalist). Toure, Ali Farka. (Instrumentalist). Animals (Musical group) (Performer). House Rockers (Musical group) (Performer). Rough Guides (Firm) (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

Music rough guide.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria CD BLUES ROUGH GUIDE (Text) 37521530281858 AMPL CD Blues Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial MUSIC CD R&B/SOUL ROUGH (Text) 33946002200579 Music CDs . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc (75 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: London, UK : World Music Network, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Featuring a collection of legendary blues heroes recorded throughout the twentieth century, The Rough Guide To The Blues tells the story of how the blues began, developed and eventually become [i.e. became] the roots of rock 'n' roll"--Container.
Various performers.
Compiled from previously-released recordings.
Compact disc (enhanced CD).
"This CD contains a data track that includes an interview with the compiler, relevant Rough Guide book content, a competition, and more"--Container; PC and Apple Mac compatible.
Program notes ([12] p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
Crazy blues (Mamie Smith) -- Black snake moan (Blind Lemon Jefferson) -- Pony blues (Charley Patton) -- Me and my chauffeur blues (Memphis Minnie) -- Crossroad blues (Robert Johnson) -- Broke down engine blues (Blind Willie McTell) -- Key to the highway (Big Bill Broonzy) -- Roll 'em Pete (Pete Johnson ; Joe Turner) -- Mannish boy (Muddy Waters) -- Come back home (Howlin' Wolf) -- Stormy Monday blues (T-Bone Walker) -- That's all right (original) (Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup) -- It hurts me too (Elmore James) -- Boom boom (John Lee Hooker) -- Ain't nobody home (live) (B.B. King) -- Night time is the right time (Animals ; Sonny Boy Williamson) -- Try to quit you baby (Buddy Guy) -- Born under a bad sign (original) (Albert King) -- Ice pick (Albert Collins) -- Give me back my wig (Hound Dog Taylor ; The House Rockers) -- Goin' down South (R.L. Burnside, featuring Lyrics Born) -- Erdi (Ali Farka Tour)̌.
Genre: Blues (Music)

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