country blues

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country blues

n
(Music, other) (sometimes functioning as singular) acoustic folk blues with a guitar accompaniment. Compare urban blues
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It was an important book then and, despite the passage of time and the amount of blues scholarship published over the nearly two decades since, Early Downhome Blues remains a valuable and important book.
While I am very pleased to see this book back in print as a second edition (the University of Illinois Press took it out of their catalogue in 1990), the additions to Early Downhome Blues are slight indeed.
Recorded everywhere from the cotton plantations to juke joints this superb collection presents a great selection of Downhome Blues.
The Modern Downhome Blues Sessions Various (Ace) ***