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Author MacMahon, Bernard, 1970- author.

Title American epic : when music gave America her voice / Bernard MacMahon & Allison McGourty with Elijah Wald.

Publication Info. New York : Touchstone, 2017.


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Edition First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Description 279 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note At head of title: T Bone Burnett, Robet Redford, Jack White present.
"The companion book to the PBS series."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-277).
Summary A companion book to the groundbreaking PBS and BBC documentary series celebrates the pioneers and artists of American roots music--blues, gospel, folk, Cajun, Appalachian, Hawaiian, and Native American--without which there would be no jazz, rock, country, R & B, or hip hop today.
Subject Sound recording industry -- United States -- History.
Popular music -- United States -- History and criticism.
Popular culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author McGourty, Allison, author.
Wald, Elijah, author.
ISBN 9781501135606 (hardcover)
1501135600 (hardcover)
9781501135613 (pbk.)
1501135619 (pbk.)

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