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Chasin" that devil music

searching for the blues

by Gayle Wardlow

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Published by Miller Freeman Books in San Francisco, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mississippi
    • Subjects:
    • Blues (Music) -- History and criticism.,
    • Blues musicians -- Mississippi -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-227), discography (p. [229]-238), and index.

      Other titlesChasing that devil music
      Statementby Gayle Dean Wardlow ; edited with an introduction by Edward Komara.
      ContributionsKomara, Edward M., 1966-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3521 .W37 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 271 p. :
      Number of Pages271
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL369897M
      ISBN 100879305525
      LC Control Number98030583

        Chasin’ that Devil Music – Gayle Dean Wardlow – Delta Blues – Ted Goia Robert Palmer – Deep Blues Elijah Wald – Escaping the Delta: Robert Johnson and the Invention of the Blues Up Jumped the Devil: The Real Life of Robert Johnson Hardcover – Bruce Conforth and Gayle Dean Wardlow Blues From The Delta – William Ferris. I’d Rather Be The Devil-Skip James and the Blues. New York: Da Capo Press, Calt, Stephen, and Wardlow, Gayle. King of the Delta Blues-The Life and Music of Charlie Patton. Newton, NJ: Rock Chapel Press, Charters, Samuel. The Country Blues. New York: Da Capo Press, ____. The Poetry of the Blues. New York: Avon,

      Chasin’ That Devil’s Music, by Gayle Dean Wardlow, edited by Edward Komara The book contains Wardlow’s account of knocking on doors looking for those 78s, a reprint of his interview with H.C. Speir, the legendary Delta talent scout, Ledell Johnson’s memories of his brother Tommy Johnson, and a full chapter on tips and leads as. Spottswood, Richard K. Ethnic Music on Records: A Discography of Ethnic Recordings Produced in the United States, & etc. (Vol. 5). University of Illinois Press. ISBN ; Wardlow, Gayle Dean. Chasin' That Devil Music: Searching for the Blues. Backbeat Books, ISBN ; External links.

      His book Chasin’ That Devil Music is a classic of blues literature. He lives in Pensacola, Florida. Read an Excerpt. CHAPTER 1. ROBERT JOHNSON IS IN TOWN. The summer of Robert Johnson stood in front of Walker's General Store and Gas Station adjoining the Martinsville train depot. He put down his bag made of blue-and-white bed ticking. Up Jumped the Devil will astonish blues fans worldwide by painting a living, breathing portrait of a man who was heretofore little more than a legend. About the Author. His book Chasin’ That Devil Music is a classic of blues literature. He lives in Pensacola, Florida.


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In addition, many of the articles gathered in this splendidly illustrated volume Cited by: 'Chasin' That Devil Music - Searching for the Blues is the fruit of research into the birth of the blues by a blues scholar who has researched the artists on old 78 RPM records to uncover their stories along with rare interviews and songs which are on the CD included with the book.4/5.

Chasin' That Devil Music will interest hard-core devotees and scholars of rural blues, even if its narrow focus will occasionally frustrate and exasperate them. Those of us who love American roots music owe Gayle Dean Wardlow a huge debt of gratitude for the many years he has devoted to the search for the the human beings behind those scratchy /5.

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label. The book is worth buying for the attached CD alone. A collection of fine early recordings that should not be missed. Wardlow acknowledges that the book is a collection of previously published articles now included within one cover.

This does not detract from the content or the structure. Chasin' That Devil Music is throughly s: View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Chasin' That Devil Music on Discogs.

Label: Not On Label - none • Format: CD Compilation, Promo • Country: US • Genre: Blues, Non-Music, Folk, World, & Country • Style: Delta Blues, Spoken Word, Honky Tonk.

His first book, Chasin' That Devil Music, is a wonderful contribution, and one that belongs in any blues collection. In the closing sentence of his foreword, Gayle Dean Wardlow invites us to "take a hand-in-hand walk with the men who made this great music," and that is precisely what the book does.

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In addition, many of the articles gathered in this splendidly illustrated volume Reviews: Gayle Dean Wardlow (born Aug ) is an American historian of the is particularly associated with research into the lives of the musicians Charlie Patton and Robert Johnson and the historical development of the Delta blues, on which he is a leading authority.

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Includes rare interviews and the actual songs which available online using the unique code printed inside each book. His book Chasin' That Devil Music is a classic of blues literature. He lives in Pensacola, Florida.

Review. It has taken over 80 years since Johnson's death, but it finally feels like his story has been properly told.

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