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Music - Subject Guides

An archive of past music subject guides found on the Music Library website.

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Allmusic Guide to Rhythm and Blues

The Allmusic guide offers an overview of the R&B and soul genres of music.


Soul Music

Bogdanov, Vladimir. All Music Guide to Soul: The Definitive Guide to R&B and Soul. San Francisco, CA : Backbeat Books ; Berkeley, CA : Distributed to the book trade in the U.S. and Canada by Publishers Group West ; Milwaukee, WI : Distributed to the music trade in the U.S. and Canada by Hal Leonard Pub., c2003.

MUSIC REFERENCE  ML156.4.S6 A45 2003


Dickerson, James. Goin' Back to Memphis: A Century of Blues, Rock 'n' Roll, and Glorious Soul. New York:Schirmer Books; London: Prentice Hall International, c1996.

WEST STACKS  ML3470.D52 1996


Gregory, Hugh. Soul Music A-Z. London: Blandford; New York: Distributed in the U.S. by Sterling Pub. Co., 1991.

WEST STACKS  ML102.S65 G7 1991 


Hirshey, Gerri. Nowhere to Run: The Story of Soul Music. New York, N.Y. : Da Capo Press, 1994.

MUSIC STACKS  ML3537.H57 1994


Pruter, Robert. The Blackwell Guide to Soul Recordings. Oxford, [England]; Cambridge, Mass. : Blackwell Publishers, 1993.

MUSIC STACKS  ML156.4.S6 B6 1993

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