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3 edition of John Lee Hooker found in the catalog.

John Lee Hooker

king of the blues

by Therese Shea

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Gareth Stevens Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hooker, John Lee -- Juvenile literature,
  • Blues musicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementTherese Shea.
    GenreJuvenile literature, Biography
    SeriesInspiring lives
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3930.H67 S54 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23713310M
    ISBN 109781433936265, 9781433936258
    LC Control Number2009037272

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    John Lee Hooker Jr. (born ) is an American blues musician. He is the son of influential blues singer John Lee Hooker (–). The younger Hooker's musical style is markedly modernized, featuring contemporary arrangements. Features Best John Lee Hooker Songs: 20 Essential Tracks By The Blues Legend. The best John Lee Hooker songs find an imitiable groove to prove that the blues could make you feel, but it .

      John Lee Hooker (Aug J ), performing his hit song "Boom Boom" in First released in , "Boom Boom" was named to the list of The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's   John Lee Hooker, American blues singer-guitarist, one of the most distinctive artists in the electric blues idiom. Born into a Mississippi sharecropping family, Hooker learned to play the guitar from his stepfather and developed an interest in gospel music as a child. In he moved to Detroit.


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John Lee Hooker by Therese Shea Download PDF EPUB FB2

sound right, which is pretty much what John Lee Hooker was all about (Gut instinct). I have this book of Hooker and the Definitive Collection CD to hear what he is actually doing and a TASCAM to loop and slow it down. With these three tools, I /5(7). This book succeeds when it directly discusses John Lee Hooker, his life and thus the blues.

When it repeats Blues information found in other books it fails. Many other works by Sam Charters, Pete Welding, Leroi Jones (Amiri Baraka) and others do it much better/5(34).

out of 5 stars great book on John Lee Hooker. Reviewed in the United States on October 1, Verified Purchase. Nice overview of a John Lee's style. Nice selection of songs. If you like John Lee Hooker's guitar style and want to cop some of his licks and boogie this is a great book Read more/5(10).

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John Lee Hooker (Aug or – J ) was an American blues singer, songwriter, and guitarist. The son of a sharecropper, he rose to prominence performing an electric guitar-style adaptation of Delta often incorporated other elements, including talking blues and early North Mississippi Hill country developed his own driving-rhythm.

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~ The page book contains transcriptions of selected segments of the 14 songs listed below in standard musical notation and tab s: Known to music fans around the world as the “King of the Boogie,” John Lee Hooker endures as one of the true superstars of the blues genre: the ultimate beholder of cool.

His work is widely recognized for its impact on modern music – his simple, yet deeply effective songs transcend borders and languages around the globe. out of 5 stars great book on John Lee Hooker.

Reviewed in the United States on 2 October Verified Purchase. Nice overview of a John Lee's style. Nice selection of songs.

If you like John Lee Hooker's guitar style and want to cop some of his licks and boogie this is a great book Reviews: 8. John Lee Hooker. likes 67, talking about this.

John Lee Hooker (Aug – J ) was a highly influential American blues singer-songwriter and guitarist. John Lee Hooker - Boom. Boom. Lyrics. Boom, boom, boom, boom I'm gonna shoot you right down Right off your feet Take you home with me Put you in my house Boom, boom, boom, boom.

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~ This book/CD package, part of the Hall Leonard "Signature Licks" series, contains an informative brief biography, a discussion of the equipment used by John Lee Hooker, transcriptions and detailed analysis of each transcription, and a CD that demonstrates the transcriptions (all by Dave Rubin).Reviews: Explore the earthy blues of inimitable guitar legend John Lee Hooker with this book/online audio pack.

Dave Rubin explores licks from: Blues Before Sunrise • Boogie Chillen No. 2 • Boom Boom • Bottle Up and Go • Catfish Blues • Dimples • Hoogie Boogie • It Serves Me Right to Suffer • Mama, You Got a Daughter • Moaning Blues.

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John Lee Hooker was born on Aug in Clarksdale, Mississippi, USA. He was married to Maude Mathis, Alma Hopes and Sarah Jones. He died on J in Los Altos, California, tion: Soundtrack, Composer, Actor. Featuring tracks John Lee Hooker recorded in the '50s but not released untilFolk Blues is a rather average album in Hooker's vast catalog, but still a highly enjoyable piece.

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