John Engel Uncommon Sound; The Left-Handed Guitar Players That Changed Music
Brussels, Belgium Left Field Ventures 2006 2960061403 / 9782960061406 First Edition Hardcover New Hardcover
Two volumes in slip case. Folio. 916 pp. Color and black-and-white photographs throughout, bibliography, index; text clean, un-marked. Silver-stamped black cloth, dust-jackets; binding square and tight. Includes a 20-track CD. Slip case with minor scuffing, shelf wear. Brand-New. Excellent! Your order receives my personal attention. This massive 920-page anthology explores popular music in all its guises through these 'wrong-sided' musicians - an unusual yet surprisingly coherent perspective. It is an exhaustively researched and richly illustrated collection of 150 in-depth artist portraits: mavericks and legendary artists that represent musical genres from all over the world, including folk, blues, jazz, rock, reggae, pop, punk, metal, R&B, country, and other forms like salsa, bossa, samba, Hawaiian, rai, shaabi, gnawa, gypsy, and flamenco.