Slim Harpo


As Louis Armstrong forever tethered jazz to New Orleans and Clifton Chenier fixed Lafayette as home to zydeco, Slim Harpo established Baton Rouge as a base for the blues. In the only complete biography of this internationally renowned blues singer and musician, Martin Hawkins traces Harpo’s rural up

Author Martin Hawkins
Pages 416
Publisher LSU Press
Published Date 2016-09-19
ISBN 0807164550 9780807164556
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