Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell (January 30, 1997)
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this is often the totally revised variation of Paul Oliver's winning The Blackwell advisor to Recorded Blues. it's been fullyyt rewritten to take account of the CD revolution within which a few 6,000 blues CDs were issued over the past 5 years. this isn't in basic terms the easiest and such a lot succinct consultant to recorded blues: it additionally presents a heritage of the subject.The introductory bankruptcy via the editors surveys the heritage of blues recording from the pioneering fieldwork of the early 20th century to the current. The booklet is then divided into 14 chapters prepared approximately in chronological order. every one bankruptcy offers an argued choice of the ten crucial recordings for each assortment after which amplifies this with a range of one more 30 uncomplicated recordings, all of that are concisely appraised. As a complete the publication recommends a necessary number of a hundred and forty CDs and a uncomplicated library of round 560. the recent Blackwell advisor to Recorded Blues has been written through the major specialists within the box from worldwide. It now features a bankruptcy on American "white blues" within the years top as much as Elvis Presley's ancient solar periods of 1954-55, an absolutely up-to-date bibliography and advisor to additional examining prepared through topic, and a listing of all of the urged recordings prepared by means of label. this can be, in sum, the fundamental consultant for all fanatics of this shiny musical shape.