Boogie Man: The Adventures of John Lee Hooker in the American Twentieth Century

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Product Details

Price
$30.99  $28.51
Publisher
St. Martin's Griffin
Publish Date
March 18, 2002
Pages
512
Dimensions
5.85 X 9.28 X 1.11 inches | 1.64 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780312270063

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About the Author

Charles Shaar Murray's previous book, Crosstown Traffic: Jimi Hendrix and the Postwar Rock 'n' Roll Revolution, was called by Entertainment Weekly the best book on Hendrix, and rode their A-list for over two months before winning the prestigious Ralph J. Gleason Music Book Award. He lives in England.

Reviews

"(A) meticulously researched portrait...Hooker comes to life as a petulant, triumphant figure: complex and sometimes just unknowable, but as a genius for whom blues is as vital as a heartbeat."--"Rolling Stone"
"Surely the most exhaustive biography of any bluesman."--"Chicago Tribune"

(A) meticulously researched portrait...Hooker comes to life as a petulant, triumphant figure: complex and sometimes just unknowable, but as a genius for whom blues is as vital as a heartbeat. "Rolling Stone"

Surely the most exhaustive biography of any bluesman. "Chicago Tribune""

"(A) meticulously researched portrait...Hooker comes to life as a petulant, triumphant figure: complex and sometimes just unknowable, but as a genius for whom blues is as vital as a heartbeat." --Rolling Stone

"Surely the most exhaustive biography of any bluesman." --Chicago Tribune