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I am the blues : the Willie Dixon story

Author: Willie Dixon; Don Snowden
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Da Capo Press, ©1989.
Series: Da Capo paperback.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Blues musician Willie Dixon tells the story of his life, discussing his childhood in segregated Mississippi, his time in a prison farm, his work with other legendary blues artists, and his battle to win back the rights to his song catalog. Includes interviews, and a discography.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dixon, Willie, 1915-1992.
I am the blues.
New York, N.Y. : Da Capo Press, ©1989
(OCoLC)892034601
Named Person: Willie Dixon; Willie Dixon
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Willie Dixon; Don Snowden
ISBN: 0306804158 9780306804151
OCLC Number: 21677113
Notes: "This DaCapo Press edition ... is an unabridged republication of the edition published in London in 1989, supplemented with author emendations"--Title page verso.
Description: x, 264 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, map, portraits ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
I am the blues --
Post script --
Appendix 1: Willie Dixon's individual recordings, albums, labels --
Appendix 2: Willie Dixon's songs --
Appendix 3: Willie Dixon's studio work --
Appendix 4: Sources --
Appendix 5: Film and TV appearances.
Series Title: Da Capo paperback.
Responsibility: Willie Dixon with Don Snowden.
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