820 views

Documentary: Blues Evolution

SOURCE: Published:
Who invented the blues and when? Where did the blues come from. And how did it work its way into virtually every form of American music? These questions and others are addressed in Devil's Music, a super BBC documentary from 1979. A big thanks to Jimi Mentis in Athens for alerting.

Here's the documentary in four parts...

Part 1...



Part 2...



Part 3...



Part 4...


Continue Reading...

This story appears courtesy of JazzWax by Marc Myers.
Copyright © 2014. All rights reserved.
comments powered by Disqus
Sponsor: ECM Records | BUY NOW

Enter it twice.
To the weekly jazz events calendar

Enter the numbers in the graphic
Enter the code in this picture

Log in

One moment, you will be redirected shortly.

News Search


or search site with Google