World Music: The Rough Guide, First Edition


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Narrative driven, providing background and context on the music of 70 countries and regions, ranging from salsa to soukous, cajun to calypso, rai to qawwali. Set up in regional chapters. Each explanatory chapter is followed by a discography, with very short reviews of what the editors consider the very best music in the category. Various musicians are spotlighted in sidebars.

Title: World Music: The Rough Guide, First Edition

Author Name: Broughton, Simon [Editor]; Trillo, Richard [Editor]; Broughton, Simon [Series Editor]; Ellingham, Mark [Series Editor];

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Rough Guides: 1994-11-01

ISBN Number: 1858280176

ISBN Number 13: 9781858280172

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used: Good

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: SKU11130408