||Lyrics and songs can
be found at Bluesman Harry's site:
Blues Lyrics & Tabs Online (http://blueslyrics.tripod.com/index.htm)
The site comprises
2651 lyrics and 1814 sound clips from 101 artists - and is growing steadily.
There's also a free MP3 download section.
Check the part on Blues
language - it's real good.
Kraus, Peter J.,
Blues Highway. Musik-Geschichten zwischen New Orleans und Chicago (Berlin,
The Land Where the Blues Began (New York, 1993).
Die Story des Blues (Hamburg, 1978).
Alexie's Reservation Blues
Johnson faked his death and finds himself at the crossroads at the Spokane
Indian Reservation. There he is helped by an old Indian woman - who
also helped Janis Joplin and Jimi Hendrix (but not Jim Morrison),
while his "bedeviled" guitar finds another victim.
is a black blues singer originally from Brazil who loses her unborn child
due to a fight with her man. The novel does not only deal with blues but
with its variations, repetitions, and language - you actually read