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BluesSpeak Best of the Original Chicago Blues Annual by Lincoln T. Beauchamp

BluesSpeak Best of the Original Chicago Blues Annual


BluesSpeak Best of the Original Chicago Blues Annual by Lincoln T. Beauchamp

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This collection strikes an excellent balance between interview, blues reportage, and literary work and will be of interest to blues fans, scholars of black literature, and anyone interested in community arts. --Barry Lee Pearson, coauthor of Robert Johnson: Lost and Found Evoke[s] a raw and vivid portrait of the blues, its history and practitioners. AllAboutJazz An invaluable resource for the blues historian, and an entertaining read for the Chicago blues fan.

About the Author

Lincoln T. Beauchamp Jr. is a Chicago-based musician, writer, publisher, record producer and promoter. Muddy Waters gave him the name Chicago Beau, and he has recorded and performed with some of the most respected names in music, including Memphis Slim, Archie Shepp, Pinetop Perkins, Fontella Bass, the Art Ensemble of Chicago, the African choir Amakhono We Sinto,and Frank Zappa.

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Publication date

27th January 2010


Lincoln T. Beauchamp

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University of Illinois Press


192 pages





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