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The Rough guide to world music. Africa & Middle East

Format: Print Book 2006
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Oakmont Carnegie Library Non-Fiction 780.9 RO
Location  Oakmont Carnegie Library
 
Collection  Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  780.9 RO
 
 
Summary

The Rough Guide to World Music Vol.1, 3rd edition- Africa, Europe and the Middle East has full coverage of everything from Congolese soukous to Greek rembetika, and biographies of artists from Thomas Mapfumo to Cheb Khaled to the Afro Celt Sound System. Features include- More than 80 articles from expert contributors, focusing on the popular and roots music. Extensive discographies for each country, with biography-notes on nearly 2000 musicians and reviews of their best CDs. Photos and album cover illustrations gathered from contemporary and archive sources. The guide includes a directory of World Music labels and specialist stores around the world and on the Internet.

Additional Information
Series Rough Guides music reference series.
Subjects Popular music -- Africa -- History and criticism.
Folk music -- Africa -- History and criticism.
Popular music -- Africa -- Bio-bibliography.
Folk music -- Africa -- Bio-bibliography.
Popular music -- Africa -- Discography.
Folk music -- Africa -- Discography.
Popular music -- Middle East -- History and criticism.
Folk music -- Middle East -- History and criticism.
Popular music -- Middle East -- Bio-bibliography.
Folk music -- Middle East -- Bio-bibliography.
Popular music -- Middle East -- Discography.
Folk music -- Middle East -- Discography.
World music.
Publisher London ; New York : London ; New York :Rough Guides ;2006
Distributed by the Penguin Group,
Edition 3rd ed.
Other Titles Rough guide to world music.
World music.
Africa & Middle East
Contributors Broughton, Simon.
Ellingham, Mark.
Lusk, Jon.
Clark, Duncan (Duncan Antony)
Language English
Notes Rev. ed. of: World music. Africa & Middle East. New ed. 1999.
Description xvi, 656 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes discographies and index.
ISBN 1843535513 (pbk)
9781843535515 (pbk)
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