|aNobody knows where the blues come from :|blyrics and history /|cedited by Robert Springer.
|aJackson :|bUniversity Press of Mississippi,|c2006.
|axi, 303 ;|c24 cm.
|aAmerican made music series
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aHigh water everywhere : blues and gospel commentary on the 1927 Mississippi River flood / David Evans -- Death by fire : African American popular music on the Natchez Rhythm Club fire / Luigi Monge -- Lookin' for the bully : an enquiry into a song and its story / Paul Oliver -- That dry creek Eaton Clan : a North Mississippi murder ballad of the 1930s / Tom Freeland and Chris Smith -- Coolidge's blues : African American blues songs on Prohibition, migration, unemployment, and Jim Crow / Guido van Rijn -- On the electronic trail of blues formulas / Robert Springer -- West Indies blues : an historical overview, 1920s-1950s, blues and music from the English-speaking West Indies / John Cowley -- Ethel Waters : "long, lean, lanky mama" / Randall Cherry.