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  • Title: Bill Wyman's Blues Odyssey
  • Author: Bill Wyman Richard Havers
  • ISBN: 0635517080469
  • Page: 203
  • Format: Hardcover

  • In this evocative and intensely personal history of the blues, Bill Wyman pays tribute to the musicians who inspired him and whose music he took around the world as a member of the Rolling Stones The starting point of Bill s Odyssey is the journey of African slaves to the plantations of America s Deep South We follow their descendants as they walk, travel the highways, aIn this evocative and intensely personal history of the blues, Bill Wyman pays tribute to the musicians who inspired him and whose music he took around the world as a member of the Rolling Stones The starting point of Bill s Odyssey is the journey of African slaves to the plantations of America s Deep South We follow their descendants as they walk, travel the highways, and ride the railroads out of the Delta and the troubled South via Memphis to the northern cities of Chicago and St Louis But this is no superficial history Bill Wyman s in depth odyssey reveals a society where poverty and injustice as well as love and faith, found their expression in a musical style that gave birth to rock n roll Location shots of smoky juke joints, railroad stations, and endless highways combine with richly detailed maps to bring the Blues alive Feature spreads with previously unpublished photographs from Bill Wyman s personal archive showcase 40 Blues legends from Robert Johnson to John Lee Hooker, telling the story of their fascinating and often troubled lives Bill Wyman is a legend in his own right He has known and played with many of the Blues legends, and his personal knowledge and unprecedented access give this book an authenticity that is almost impossible to match.
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    Commentaires:

    Genie
    A combination of African-American history and music history, Wyman covers the development of unique American music: the blues. Illustrated with photographs, maps, drawings, portraits, time lines and record cover reproductions, the book covers nearly 400 years of American history. From its beginning during years of slavery to the modern-day musicians, this is a comprehensive look at the blues. Early blues musicians like Papa Charlie Jackson (one of the first bluesmen to record in Chicago), Ma Rai [...]

    Diann Blakely
    If you haven’t lived down South for more than a decade, read Faulkner, or been sure which mall your musician friends are talking about when they mention “Crossroads,” you may want to do a little homework before reading the eponymously titled BILL WYMAN'S BLUES ODYSSEY, which is also described as covering the birth of the blues in "the troubled South." This is news, even in England?Americans, in general, will doubtless find more interesting the passages in which Wyman brings his thoroughly [...]

    Thomas
    Wer schon immer mal alles über den Blues wissen wollte, der liest das Buch von Ex-Stones-Bassist Bill Wyman. Das Standardwerk.

    Bubba
    Not only a Rolling Stone, but he know's a lot about American music, from the 19th century to the present.

    George
    An outstanding history of the blues.

    Eric
    This is a really great primer on blues players. Loads of photos in addition to a very well laid out and written text.

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