Nobody Knows Where the Blues Come from: Lyrics and History by Robert Springer

By Robert Springer

even though the classy charm of blues song has constantly been its significant asset, the lyrical content material of the songs, occasionally ignored, is not less than both to be credited for its endurance. 8 evaluations, as a result of years of analysis, make up this quantity. In all, the focal point rests at the ancient dimensions of the lyrics with the goal of surroundings the list directly or making a checklist the place none existed. jointly, this assortment offers African American renowned track as a self-contained cultural area and as a sort of oral background which remains to be an enduring resource of enlightenment shining mild on a number of darkish comers of respectable history.

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