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Blues Bibliography

Ed. Ulf Bergenblad


Albertsson, Chris, Bessie: Empress of the Blues, Stein & Day, 1972

Barlow, Bill, Emergence of the Blues looking up at down, Temple University Press, 1989

Bastin, Bruce, Crying for the Carolines, Studio Vista, 1971

Bastin, Bruce, Red River Blues: Blues Tradition in the South-east, University of Ill. Pr, 1986

Batey, Rick, The American Blues Guitar, Hal Leonard, 2003

Beaumont, Daniel E, Preachin´The Blues…Son House, Oxford University Press, 2011

Belford, David, Devil At The Confluence, Virginia Publishing, 2009

Blakey, D N., Revelation Blind Willie Johnson: The Biography, Lulu Enterprises, 2007

Bogdanov, Vladimir, All Music Guide To Blues, Backbeat Books 2003

Bradford, Perry , Born With the Blues, Oak Publications, 1965

Broonzy &  Y. Bruynooghe , Big Bill Blues, Cassell, 1955

Broven, John, Walking to New Orleans, Blues Unlimited, 1974

Burton, Tomas G, … Bukka White, Tennessee Trad. Singers, Univ of Tennese Press, 1981

Calt & Grossman, Country Blues Songbook, Oak Publications, 1973

Calt, Stephen, Barrelhouse Words, University Of Illinois, 2009

Calt, Stephen, Hellhound on My Trail…Robert Johnson, Canongate Pub Limited, 2006

Calt, Stephen, I’d Rather Be the Devil: Skip James and the Blues, Da Capo, 1994

Calt, Stephen, King of the Delta Blues…Charlie Patton, Rock Chapel Press, 1988

Charters, Samuel, Blues Faces, DRG Godine, 2000

Charters, Samuel, Robert Johnson, Oak Publications, 1973

Charters, Samuel, Sweet as the Showers of Rain, The Bluesmen vol 2 Oak Publications 1977

Charters, Samuel, The Bluesmen, Oak Publications, 1967

Charters, Samuel, The Country Blues, Michael Joseph, 1960

Charters, Samuel, The Legacy of the Blues…Twelve Great Bluesmen, Calder & Boyars, 1975

Charters, SamuelThe Poetry of the Blues, Oak Publications, 1963

Charters, Samuel, The Roots of the Blues: an African Search, Marion Boyars Pub, 1981

Charters, Samuel, Walking A Blues Road (texts 1956-2004), Marion Boyars Publ. Ltd, 2004

Cheseborough, Steve, Blues Traveling…Sites Of Delta Blues, Univ. Pr. of Mississippi, 2001

Cohn, Lawrence, Nothing But the Blues, Abbeville press, New York 1993

Cohodas, Nadine, Spinning Blues Into Gold, St Martins Press, 2000

Collins, Tony, R&B Rock Mr. Blues…Wynonie Harris, Big Nickel Pub,1995

Collis, John, The Story Of Chess Records,  Blomsbury Publishing, 1998

Congress, Richard, Blues Mandolin Man…Yank Rachel, University Press of Mississippi, 2001

Connor & Neff, The Blues in Images and Interviews, Cooper Square Press, 1999

Cook, Bruce, Listen to the Blues, Charles Scribner´s Sons, 1975

Crumb Robert, Crumb Draws the Blues, Last Gasp 1992

Dance, H. Oakley, Stormy Monday: The T-Bone Walker Story, Louisiana State Univ. P, 1987

Davis, Francis, The History of the Blues, Hyperion, 1995

DeSalvo, Debra, Language Of The Blues, Billboard Books, 2006

Dixon & Snowden, I Am The Blues: The Willie Dixon Story, Da Capo Press, 1989

Dixon & Godrich, Blues and Gospel Records: 1890-1943, Storyville, 1982

Dixon & Godrich, Recording the Blues, Studio Vista, 1970

Edwards, David Honeyboy, The World Don’t Owe Me Nothing, Chicago Review Press, 2000

Ellison, Mary, Extensions Of The Blues, John Calder & Riverrun, 1989

Evans, David, Big Road Blues: Tradition and Creativity in the Folk Blues, Da Capo, 1982

Evans, David, Ramblin On My Mind, University of Illinois Press, 2007

Evans, David, Tommy Johnson, Studio Vista, 1971

Fahey, John, Charlie Patton, Studio Vista, 1971

Fancourt, Leslie, Boogie Chillen, J L Hooker on disc, A blues And Rythm publication, 1992

Fancourt & McGrath, The Blues Discography 1943-70, Eyeball Prod, 2006

Ferris, William, Blues From the Delta, Anchor Press, 1978

Ferris, William, Blues From the Delta, Studio Vista, 1971

Finn, Julio, The Bluesman, Quarted books, 1986

Flerlage, Ræburn, Chicago Blues as seen…Photographs of R F, ECW Press, 2000

Ford, Robert, A Blues Bibliography (about international litterature), Paul Pelletier, 1999

Franz, Steve, The Amazing Secret History Of Elmore James, Bluesource Publications, 2003

Garland, The Blues: A Bibliographic Guide, Garland Publishing Inc, 1989

Gart, Galen, The American Record Label…Dating Guide 1940-1959, Big Nickel, 1989

Gart, Galen, First Pressings: History of Rhytm & Blues 1950-59, Big Nickel Pub, 1991-2002

Garon & Tomko,  Black Hoboes & Their Songs, Charles H. Kerr Publishing Co, 2006

Garon, Paul, Blues and the Poetic Spirit, Edison Press, London, 1975

Garon, Paul, Woman with Guitar: Memphis Minnie’s Blues, Da Capo, 1992

Garon, Paul & Beth, The Devil´s Son in Law, Studio Vista, 1971

George, Nelson, The Death Of Rhytm & Blues, Omnibus Press, 1998

Giola, Ted, Delta Blues, Norton & Company, 2008

Glover, Dirks & Gaines, …The Little Walter Story: Blues With a Feeling, Routledge, 2002

Gordon, Robert, Can´t Be Satisfied; …of Muddy Waters, Back Bay Books, 2002

Govenar, Alan, Lightnin’ Hopkins: His Life and Blues, Chicago Review Press, 2010

Govenar, Alan, Texas blues, Taylor Publishing Company, 1988

Govenar, Alan, The Early Years of Rhythm & Blues, Rice University Press, 1990

Gray, Michael, Hand Me My Travelin´Shoes… Blind Willie Mctell, Bloomsbury Publ, 2007

Groom, Bob, The Blues Revival, Studio Vista, 1970

Grossman & Calt, Country Blues Songbook, Music Sales Corporation, 1973

Grossman, Stefan, Country Blues Guitar, Alfred Publishing Corporation, 2007

Grossman, Stefan, Country Blues Guitar, Oak Publications, 1968

Grossman, Stefan, Delta Blues Guitar, Oak Publications, 1988

Guralnick, Peter, Feel Like Going Home, Outerbridge & Dienstfrey, 1971

Guralnick, Peter, Listener´s Guide To The Blues, Blandford, 1982

Guralnick, Peter, Searching For Robert Johnson, Dutton, 1989

Gussow, A, Seems Like Murder Here…Violence and the Blues, Univ. Chicago pr, 2002

Hamilton, Marybeth, In Search Of The Blues, Basic Books, 2008

Handy, W C, Really the blues, Bernhard Random House, 1946

Hansen, Barry, Rhino´s Cruise Trough the Blues, Miller Freman Books, 2000

Harris, Sheldon, Blues Who´s Who, New Rochelle Arlington House, 1979

Harrison, DavidBlues, a Photographic Documentary, Crescent Books 1997

Harrisson, Daphne Duval, Black Pearls: Blues Queens Of The 1920s, Rutger, 1988

Heide, K G zur, Deep South Piano…Little Brother Montgomery, Studio Vista 1970

Helander, Olle, Jazzens Väg, Nordiska Musikförlaget, 1947

Herzhaft, Gérard, Encyclopedia of the Blues, University of Arkansas Press, 1992

Heymes, Max, Railroadin´Some, Music Mentor Books, 2006

Jackson, Buzzy, A Bad Woman Feeling Good, Norton, 2005

Jones, Leroi, Black Music, William Morrow & Company, 1967

Jones, LeRoi, Blues People, Morrow, 1963

Keil, Charles, Urban Blues, University of Chicago Press, 1966

Komara, Edward, The Blues Encyclopedia, 2005

Larkin, Colin, The Guinness Whos Who of Blues, Guiness publishing, 1994

Larkin, Colin, The Virgin Encyclopedia Of The Blues, Virgin Books, 1998

Leadbitter, Mike & Neil Slaven, Blues Records: 1943-1966, Oak Publications, 1968

Leadbitter, Mike, Delta Country Blues, Sussex: Blues Unlimited Publ, 1968

Leadbitter, Mike, Nothing but the blues, Hanover books, 1971

Lieb, Sandra, Mother Of The Blues: a Study of Ma Rainey, Univ of Massachusetts Pr, 1981

Lipscomb, Mance, I Say Me For A Parable… Mance Lipscomb, Norton & company, 1993

Lomax, Alan, The Land Where the Blues Began, The New Press, 1993

Macleod, Yazoo 1-20, PAT Publications, 2002

Macleod, Yazoo 21-83, PAT Publications, 1992

Marsch & Lewis, Blues Cover Album Art, Chronicle books, 1996

Metfessel, Milton, Phonophotography in folk music, Chapel Hill, Univ. N.Carolina, 1928

Mitchell, George, Blow My Blues Away, Baton Rouge LSU Press, 1971

Murray, Albert, Stomping The Blues, Quarted Boks Limited, 1978

Murray, Charles Shaar, Boogie Man…Of John Lee Hooker…, St Martin´s Press, 2000

Nager, Larry, Memphis Beat…, St Martins pr., 1998

Nicholson, Robert, Mississippi Blues Today, Da Capo, 1998

O´Neal, Jim, Voice Of The Blues, Routledge, 2002

Oakley, Giles, The Devil´s Music: a History of the Blues, Taplinger,    1977

Obrecht, Jas, Rollin & Tumblin, Backbeat Books, 2000

Oliver, Paul, Barrelhouse blues, Basic Civitas Books, 2009

Oliver, Paul, Bessie Smith, Cassel, 1959

Oliver, Paul, Blackwell Guide To Blues Records, Blackwell, 1991

Oliver, Paul, Blues Fell This Morning: the Meaning of the Blues, Horizon press, 1990

Oliver, Paul, Blues Fell This Morning: the Meaning of the Blues, Cassel, 1960

Oliver, Paul, Blues off the Record; 30 Years of Blues Commentary, Baton Press/UK, 1984

Oliver, PaulBroadcasting the Blues: Black Blues in the Segregation Era Routledge 2005

Oliver, Paul, Conversation With The Blues, Cassel & Company, 1965

Oliver, Paul, Early Blues Songbook, Wise Publications, 1982

Oliver, Paul, Savannah Syncopators: African Retentions in the Blues, Studio Vista, 1970

Oliver, Paul, Screening the Blues: Aspects of the Blues Tradition, Cassel & Company, 1968

Oliver, Paul, Songsters and Saints…, Cambridge University Press, 1984

Oliver, Paul, Story Of The Blues, Barrie & Rockliff, 1969

Olsson, Bengt, Memphis Blues, Routledge, 2008

Olsson, Bengt, Memphis Blues and Jugbands, Studio Vista, 1970

Oster, Harry, Living Country Blues, Detroit Folklore Associates, 1969

Palmer, Robert, Deep Blues Viking, 1981

Pavlow, Big Al, …The R & B Book, a disc-history of rhytm & blues, Music House Pub, 1983

PoKempner, Marc, …Theresa’s Chicago Blues: Pictures of Marc PoKempner, Prestel, 2000

Raccuglia, David, Darker Blues, Fat Possum, 2002

Ramsey, Frederick jr, Been Here And Gone, Rutgers, 1960

Rasmusson, Ludvig, Blues, Almquist & Wiksell, 1979

Ratcliffe, Philp R, Mississippi John Hurt…, University Press of Mississippi, 2011

Riesman, Bob, I feel So Good…of Big Bill Broonzy, University of Chicago Press, 2011

Rowe, Mike, Chicago Breakdown, Da Capo, 1973

Russel, Tony, Blacks, Whites and Blues, Studio Vista, 1970

Russel, Tony, The Penguin Guide to Blues Recordings, Penguin, 2006

Ryan, Marc W, TRUMPET RECORDS Diamonds on Farish St, Univ. Pr. of Mississippi, 2004


Sackheim & Shahn, The Blues Line, A Collection of Blues Lyrics, Grossman Pub, 1969

Santelli, Robert, The Big Book of Blues, Penguin 1993

Segrest & Hoffman, Moanin at Midnight, Pantheon Books, 2004

Shaar Murray, Charles, Boogie Man: The Adventures of John Lee Hooker, Viking, 1999

Shadwick, Keith, Blues: Keeping The Faith, Chartwell Books, 1998

Stewart-Baxter, Derrick, Ma Rainey and the Classic Blues Singers, Da Capo, 1979

Sutton, Alan & Kurt Nauck, American Record Companies and Labels, Mainspring Pr, 2000

Taft, Michael, Talkin’ to Myself: Blues Lyrics 1921-1942, Routledge, 2005

Taft, Michael, The Blues Lyric Formula, Routledge, 2006

Titon, Jeff, Early Downhome Blues, Urbana University of Illinois, 1977

Townsend, Henry, A Blues Life, University of Illinois Press, 1999

Tracy, Steven C, Going to Cincinatti, University of Illinois Press, 1993

Tracy, Steven, C Write Me a Few of Your Lines, University of Massachusetts Press, 1999

Tuuk, Alex van der, Paramount´s Rise and Fall, Mainspring Press, 2003

Wald & Junkerman, John, River of Song, Smithsonian, 1998

Wald, Elijah, Escaping The Delta, Amistad 2005

Wald, Elijah, Society Blues, Massachusetts, 2000

Wardlow, G D, Chasin´That Devil Music, Searching For the Blues, Backbeat Books, 1998

Waterman, Dick & BB King, BB King Treasures, Bulfinch Press, 2005

Waterman, Between Midnight and Day: Last Unpublished Blues Archive, Insight Ed. 2003

Vernon, Paul, African-American Blues, Rhythm and Blues, Gospel and Zydeco on Film and Video, 1926 – 1997, Ashgate, 1999

Vernon, Paul, Last Swill And Testament, Music Mentor Books, 2008

Vignes & Hildebrand, Bay Area Blues, Pomegranate Artbooks, 1993

Williamson, Nigel, Rough Guide To The Blues, Penguin, 2007

Vreede, Max EParamount, 12/13000series, Storyville Publications, 1971

Wyman, Bill, Blues Odyssey: a Journey to Music´s Heart & Soul, Dorling & Kindersley, 2001