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The search for Robert Johnson : the real story of the greatest folk blues guitar player that ever lived

Author: Eric ClaptonKeith RichardsJohn HammondChris HuntIambic Productions,All authors
Publisher: West Long Branch, New Jersey : Kultur, Copyright Place : Distributed by Digital Classics [2013?] ©2013
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For decades little was known about Robert Johnson. Legend was rife with supernatural accounts of his life, his pact with the devil, and conflicting versions of his death. The Search For Robert Johnson traces the path of this most legendary of Bluesmen, a figure whose blues influenced the development of popular music in the US and UK, but whose life story was shrouded in mystery. Narrator John Hammond steers through  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographical television programs
Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Nonfiction television programs
Named Person: Robert Johnson; Robert Johnson
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Clapton; Keith Richards; John Hammond; Chris Hunt; Iambic Productions,; Channel Four (Great Britain),; Kultur International Films,; Digital Classics (Firm),
ISBN: 9780769750538 0769750532
OCLC Number: 859809801
Notes: Subtitle from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
Credits: Editor, Stuart Davidson.
Cast: Eric Clapton, Keith Richards, John Hammond.
Target Audience: Rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (72 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Full screen (4:3) presentation; Region 0, NTSC.
Responsibility: produced and directed by Chris Hunt ; an Iambic production for Channel Four.

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For decades little was known about Robert Johnson. Legend was rife with supernatural accounts of his life, his pact with the devil, and conflicting versions of his death. The Search For Robert Johnson traces the path of this most legendary of Bluesmen, a figure whose blues influenced the development of popular music in the US and UK, but whose life story was shrouded in mystery. Narrator John Hammond steers through the travelogue as he re-enacts the work of the original researchers.

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