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Boogie Man : the adventures of John Lee Hooker in the American twentieth century

Author: Charles Shaar Murray
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Examines the art and life of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member and blues legend John Lee Hooker, drawing on interviews with Hooker himself and a range of musicians, relatives, and acquaintances.
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Genre/Form: Blues (Music)
Biography
Named Person: John Lee Hooker; John Lee Hooker; John Lee Hooker; John Lee Hooker; John Lee Hooker
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Shaar Murray
ISBN: 0312265638 9780312265632
OCLC Number: 44039877
Description: x, 499 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Charles Shaar Murray.
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Examines the art and life of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member and blues legend John Lee Hooker, drawing on interviews with Hooker himself and a range of musicians, relatives, and acquaintances.

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Tales of the Hook

by fulmerford (WorldCat user published 2016-01-13) Good Permalink

Lots and lots of really good stuff about Hooker and his career, along with detailed, song-by-song descriptions of some fifty years worth of significant recordings. So at 480 pages, this is obviously for real blues fans more than for people who enjoy reading biographies. It also helps to be a fan of...
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