Blowing the Blues
Fifty Years Playing the British Blues
ISBN10: 1904555047 ISBN13: 9781904555049 Contributors: Grant, Pete Publisher: Clear Books Published: Jul 1 2004 Pages: 255 Weight: 1.00lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 6.00" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
Dick Heckstall-Smith describes the revolutionary founding years of British R&B in this entertaining book. Dick's unrelentingly honest account of his musical career also reflects on what it takes to be a full time musician, and grapples with the racism and drug abuse endemic in the music industry.