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The Resource R. Crumb's heroes of blues, jazz, & country, illustrated by R. Crumb ; text by Stephen Calt, David Jasen, and Richard Nevins ; introduction by Terry Zwigoff

R. Crumb's heroes of blues, jazz, & country, illustrated by R. Crumb ; text by Stephen Calt, David Jasen, and Richard Nevins ; introduction by Terry Zwigoff

Label
R. Crumb's heroes of blues, jazz, & country
Title
R. Crumb's heroes of blues, jazz, & country
Statement of responsibility
illustrated by R. Crumb ; text by Stephen Calt, David Jasen, and Richard Nevins ; introduction by Terry Zwigoff
Title variation
R. Crumb's heroes of blues, jazz, and country
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents brief biographies of musical innovators in blues, jazz, and country music along with original illustrations by R. Crumb
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Calt, Stephen
Dewey number
  • 781.64092/273
  • B
Illustrations
  • phonodisk
  • illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML394
LC item number
.C35 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crumb, R
  • Jasen, David A
  • Nevins, Richard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blues musicians
  • Jazz musicians
  • Country musicians
  • Musici
  • Jazz
  • Blues
  • Portretten
  • Blues musicians
  • Country musicians
  • Jazz musicians
Label
R. Crumb's heroes of blues, jazz, & country, illustrated by R. Crumb ; text by Stephen Calt, David Jasen, and Richard Nevins ; introduction by Terry Zwigoff
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Accompanied by audio CD containing bonus music selected and compiled by R. Crumb. These original recordings are from 1927-31
Accompanying material
1 audio CD (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • William Moore -- Peg Leg Howell -- Clifford Gibson -- Blind Blake -- Frank Stokes -- Jaybird Coleman -- Blind Willie Johnson -- Leroy Carr and Scrapper Blackwell -- Blind Lemon Jefferson -- Curley Weaver and Fred McMullen -- Whistler and His Jug Band -- The Mississippi Sheiks (Walter Vinson, Lonnie -- Chatmon, Bo Carter) -- Rube Lacey -- Skip James -- Bo-Weavil Jackson -- Furry Lewis -- Sam Collins -- Ramblin' Thomas -- Sleepy John Estes -- Cannon's Jug Stompers (Gus Cannon, Ashley -- Thompson, Noah Lewis) -- The Memphis Jug Band (Will Shade, Ben Ramey, -- Charles Polk, Will Weldon) -- Big Bill Broonzy -- Roosevelt Sykes -- Blind Gary Davis -- Papa Charlie Jackson -- Charley Patton -- Buddy Boy Hawkins -- Barbecue Bob -- Ed Bell -- Blind Willie McTell -- Son House -- Memphis Minnie -- Mississippi John Hurt -- Tommy Johnson -- Peetie Wheatstraw -- Bo Carter -- Early Jazz Greats -- "Bix" Beiderbecke -- Coleman Hawkins -- "Jelly Roll" Morton -- Louis Armstrong -- Lil Hardin -- Johnny Dodds -- Eddie Lang -- Junie C. Cobb -- Joe "King" Oliver -- Ikey Robinson -- Roy Palmer -- Jack Teagarden -- Jabbo Smith -- Joseph "Wingy" Mannone -- "Pops" Foster -- Steve Brown -- Earl Hines -- Jimmy Blythe -- James P. Johnson -- "Tiny" Parham -- "Duke" Ellington -- Sidney Bechet -- Freddie Keppard -- Thomas "Fats" Waller -- "Muggsy" Spanier -- Lammar Wright -- Bennie Moten -- Frank Trumbauer -- Mary Lou Williams -- Ernest "Punch" Miller -- Eddie South
  • Alex Hill -- Joe Venuti -- Fletcher Henderson -- Jimmy Noone -- Benny Goodman -- Pioneers of Country Music -- Andy Palmer of Jimmie Johnson's String Band -- Eck Robertson and Family -- Da Costa Woltz's Southern Broadcasters -- Gid Tanner and His Skillet Lickers -- Fiddlin' John Carson and His Virginia Reelers -- Earl Johnson and His Dixie Entertainers -- Carter Family -- Fiddlin' Doc Roberts Trio -- Ted Gossett of Ted Gossett's String Band -- Jimmie Rodgers -- Harry "Mac" McClintock -- Dr. Humphrey Bate and His Possum Hunters -- Uncle Dave Macon and His Fruit Jar Drinkers -- Burnett and Rutherford -- Mumford Bean and His Itawambians -- Shelor Family -- W.T. Narmour and S.W. Smith -- Ray Brothers -- The Tennessee Ramblers -- Ernest Stoneman and the Blue Ridge Cornhuskers -- Shepherd Brothers -- Taylor-Griggs Louisiana Melody Makers -- Jimmie and George Carter of Carter Brothers and Son -- Hoyt Ming and His Pep Steppers -- Paul Miles and his Red Fox Chasers -- Roane County Ramblers -- Frank Blevins and His Tar Heel Rattlers -- Fiddlin' Bob Larkin and His Music Makers -- Al Hopkins and His Buckle Busters -- Charlie Poole with the North Carolina Ramblers -- East Texas Serenaders -- "Dock" Boggs -- Fiddlin' Powers and Family -- Red Patterson's Piedmont Log Rollers -- Weems String Band -- Leake County Revelers -- Wilmer Watts -- South Georgia Highballers -- Happy Hayseeds -- Crockett's Kentucky Mountaineers
  • Skip James
  • I'm gonna cross the river of Jordan-Some o' these days
  • Jaybird Coleman
  • High water everywhere
  • Charley Patton
  • I got mine
  • Frank Stokes
  • Pioneers of country music:
  • Sugar baby
  • "Dock" Boggs
  • Contents of CD: Heroes of the Blues:
  • Big Bend gal
  • Shelor Family
  • The peddler and his wife
  • Hayes Shepherd
  • Little rabbit
  • Crockett's Kentucky Mountaineers
  • All night long blues
  • Bernett & Rutherford
  • Mineola rag
  • East Texas Serenaders
  • On the road again
  • Greenback dollar
  • Weems String Band
  • Early jazz greats:
  • Kater Street rag
  • Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra
  • Sobbin' blues
  • "King" Oliver's Creole Jazz Band (w/ Louis Armstrong, Johnny Dodds, Lil Hardin)
  • Mojo strut
  • Parham-Pickett Apollo Syncopators (w/ "Tiny" Parham & Junie C. Cobb)
  • Somebody stole my gal
  • Memphis Jug Band
  • Frankie Franko & his Louisianians (w/ Ernest "Punch" Miller)
  • Wild cat blues
  • Clarence Williams' Blue Five (w/ Sidney Bechet)
  • Kansas City stomps
  • "Jelly Roll" Morton's Red Hot Peppers
  • King Joe
  • Jimmy Noone
  • Dark night blues
  • Blind Willie McTell
  • Minglewood blues
  • Cannon's Jug Stompers
  • Hard time killin' floor blues
Control code
64208360
Dimensions
19 cm +
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9780810930865
Isbn Type
(hardcover with jacket, includes 21-track audio cd)
Lccn
2006005835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UMKC: Music Z Coll. copy forms part of the Norman Saks Collection.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)64208360
Label
R. Crumb's heroes of blues, jazz, & country, illustrated by R. Crumb ; text by Stephen Calt, David Jasen, and Richard Nevins ; introduction by Terry Zwigoff
Publication
Note
Accompanied by audio CD containing bonus music selected and compiled by R. Crumb. These original recordings are from 1927-31
Accompanying material
1 audio CD (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • William Moore -- Peg Leg Howell -- Clifford Gibson -- Blind Blake -- Frank Stokes -- Jaybird Coleman -- Blind Willie Johnson -- Leroy Carr and Scrapper Blackwell -- Blind Lemon Jefferson -- Curley Weaver and Fred McMullen -- Whistler and His Jug Band -- The Mississippi Sheiks (Walter Vinson, Lonnie -- Chatmon, Bo Carter) -- Rube Lacey -- Skip James -- Bo-Weavil Jackson -- Furry Lewis -- Sam Collins -- Ramblin' Thomas -- Sleepy John Estes -- Cannon's Jug Stompers (Gus Cannon, Ashley -- Thompson, Noah Lewis) -- The Memphis Jug Band (Will Shade, Ben Ramey, -- Charles Polk, Will Weldon) -- Big Bill Broonzy -- Roosevelt Sykes -- Blind Gary Davis -- Papa Charlie Jackson -- Charley Patton -- Buddy Boy Hawkins -- Barbecue Bob -- Ed Bell -- Blind Willie McTell -- Son House -- Memphis Minnie -- Mississippi John Hurt -- Tommy Johnson -- Peetie Wheatstraw -- Bo Carter -- Early Jazz Greats -- "Bix" Beiderbecke -- Coleman Hawkins -- "Jelly Roll" Morton -- Louis Armstrong -- Lil Hardin -- Johnny Dodds -- Eddie Lang -- Junie C. Cobb -- Joe "King" Oliver -- Ikey Robinson -- Roy Palmer -- Jack Teagarden -- Jabbo Smith -- Joseph "Wingy" Mannone -- "Pops" Foster -- Steve Brown -- Earl Hines -- Jimmy Blythe -- James P. Johnson -- "Tiny" Parham -- "Duke" Ellington -- Sidney Bechet -- Freddie Keppard -- Thomas "Fats" Waller -- "Muggsy" Spanier -- Lammar Wright -- Bennie Moten -- Frank Trumbauer -- Mary Lou Williams -- Ernest "Punch" Miller -- Eddie South
  • Alex Hill -- Joe Venuti -- Fletcher Henderson -- Jimmy Noone -- Benny Goodman -- Pioneers of Country Music -- Andy Palmer of Jimmie Johnson's String Band -- Eck Robertson and Family -- Da Costa Woltz's Southern Broadcasters -- Gid Tanner and His Skillet Lickers -- Fiddlin' John Carson and His Virginia Reelers -- Earl Johnson and His Dixie Entertainers -- Carter Family -- Fiddlin' Doc Roberts Trio -- Ted Gossett of Ted Gossett's String Band -- Jimmie Rodgers -- Harry "Mac" McClintock -- Dr. Humphrey Bate and His Possum Hunters -- Uncle Dave Macon and His Fruit Jar Drinkers -- Burnett and Rutherford -- Mumford Bean and His Itawambians -- Shelor Family -- W.T. Narmour and S.W. Smith -- Ray Brothers -- The Tennessee Ramblers -- Ernest Stoneman and the Blue Ridge Cornhuskers -- Shepherd Brothers -- Taylor-Griggs Louisiana Melody Makers -- Jimmie and George Carter of Carter Brothers and Son -- Hoyt Ming and His Pep Steppers -- Paul Miles and his Red Fox Chasers -- Roane County Ramblers -- Frank Blevins and His Tar Heel Rattlers -- Fiddlin' Bob Larkin and His Music Makers -- Al Hopkins and His Buckle Busters -- Charlie Poole with the North Carolina Ramblers -- East Texas Serenaders -- "Dock" Boggs -- Fiddlin' Powers and Family -- Red Patterson's Piedmont Log Rollers -- Weems String Band -- Leake County Revelers -- Wilmer Watts -- South Georgia Highballers -- Happy Hayseeds -- Crockett's Kentucky Mountaineers
  • Skip James
  • I'm gonna cross the river of Jordan-Some o' these days
  • Jaybird Coleman
  • High water everywhere
  • Charley Patton
  • I got mine
  • Frank Stokes
  • Pioneers of country music:
  • Sugar baby
  • "Dock" Boggs
  • Contents of CD: Heroes of the Blues:
  • Big Bend gal
  • Shelor Family
  • The peddler and his wife
  • Hayes Shepherd
  • Little rabbit
  • Crockett's Kentucky Mountaineers
  • All night long blues
  • Bernett & Rutherford
  • Mineola rag
  • East Texas Serenaders
  • On the road again
  • Greenback dollar
  • Weems String Band
  • Early jazz greats:
  • Kater Street rag
  • Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra
  • Sobbin' blues
  • "King" Oliver's Creole Jazz Band (w/ Louis Armstrong, Johnny Dodds, Lil Hardin)
  • Mojo strut
  • Parham-Pickett Apollo Syncopators (w/ "Tiny" Parham & Junie C. Cobb)
  • Somebody stole my gal
  • Memphis Jug Band
  • Frankie Franko & his Louisianians (w/ Ernest "Punch" Miller)
  • Wild cat blues
  • Clarence Williams' Blue Five (w/ Sidney Bechet)
  • Kansas City stomps
  • "Jelly Roll" Morton's Red Hot Peppers
  • King Joe
  • Jimmy Noone
  • Dark night blues
  • Blind Willie McTell
  • Minglewood blues
  • Cannon's Jug Stompers
  • Hard time killin' floor blues
Control code
64208360
Dimensions
19 cm +
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9780810930865
Isbn Type
(hardcover with jacket, includes 21-track audio cd)
Lccn
2006005835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UMKC: Music Z Coll. copy forms part of the Norman Saks Collection.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)64208360

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