The Chitlin' Circuit (Hardcover)

And the Road to Rock 'n' Roll

By Preston Lauterbach

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393076523, 338pp.

Publication Date: July 18, 2011

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (7/16/2012)

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Chosen by The Boston Globe as one of Top Non-Fiction books of 2011
An NPR Best Music Book of 2011
An Onion AV Club Best Book of 2011

The first history of the network of black juke joints that spawned rock 'n' roll through an unholy alliance between vice and entertainment.

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