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Author Evans, Joe, 1916-2014
Title Follow your heart [electronic resource] : moving with the giants of jazz, swing, and rhythm and blues / Joe Evans ; with Christopher Brooks ; forewords by Tavis Smiley and Bill McFarlin.
Published Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2008.
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 Electronic Book  ML419.E96 A3 2008eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 167 p.) : ill.
Series African American music in global perspective
African American music in global perspective.
Note Includes discography (p. 153-[155]) and index.
Contents Pensacola blues -- Music crazy -- Boy meets band -- Ma Rainey's deep south -- New York, New York -- Hootie and Bird -- The big, big bands -- Call me "Italy" -- The end of an era -- The rhythm and blues scene -- The rise of Carnival Records -- After the Manhattans.
Subject Evans, Joe, 1916-2014
Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography.
Rhythm and blues musicians -- United States -- Biography.
Related Names Brooks, Christopher Antonio, 1957-
Related To Print version: Evans, Joe,. Follow your heart. Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2008. 9780252033032 0252033035 (DLC) 2007030328
ISBN 0252091132 (electronic bk.)
9780252091131 (electronic bk.)
9780252033032 (cloth : alk. paper)
0252033035 (cloth : alk. paper)