Doowop : the Chicago scene / Robert Pruter

Author(s): Pruter, Robert, 1944-
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Subjects: Doo-wop (Music)--Illinois--Chicago--History and criticism
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Urbana, Ill. : University of Illinois Press, c1996
Series: Music in American life
LC Classification: M, ML
Physical Description: xiv, 304 p. : ports. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Introduction 1
1. Chance Records 21
2. Parrot Records 40
3. Chess Records 55
4. United Records 84
5. Vee Jay Records 103
6. Small Entrepreneurs - Citywide 135
7. Small Entrepreneurs - Neighborhood Scenes 163
8. Nike and Erman 183
9. The Bill Sheppard Groups 202
10. Deejays, Theaters, and the Advent of Rock 'n' Roll 217
Afterword 245
Appendix 1: Discography of Chicago Vocal Group Reissues 253
Appendix 2: List of Interviews 263
Works Cited 267
Index 277
Notes: LCCN: 95019593 /MN
ISBN: 0252022084 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0252065069 (paper : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-276), discography (p. [253]-262), and index
OCLC Number: 32509507
ISBN/ISSN: 0252022084
0252065069