Legends of the Blues
Legends of the Blues
William Stout

Introduction by Ed Leimbacher

Robert Johnson, Ma Rainey, Billie Holiday, Howlin' Wolf, Bessie Smith, Muddy Waters—say their names out loud and you can just hear the blues. Now, acclaimed artist William Stout visualizes these artists and their music with 100 stunning portraits. This graphically powerful collection includes profiles of classic musicians drawn by a master illustrator. Stout beautifully captures the signature style of each blues legend and then adds authoritative biographical text with personal and humorous writing that brings it on home. Includes recommended playlists and an exclusive bonus music CD.

Title Legends of the Blues
Author William Stout
Introduction by Ed Leimbacher
Publisher Abrams ComicArts
Title First Published 07 May 2013
Format Hardcover
Nb of pages 224 p.
ISBN-10 1419706861
ISBN-13 9781419706868
Publication Date 13 May 2013
Main content page count 224
Weight 32 oz.

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