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Highway 61 - Reizen door de Mississippi Delta By Luc Borms & Marc Borms
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Reeds vele jaren maken bluesfans de pelgrimstocht naar de Mississippi Delta. Zij trekken langs Highway 61, de weg waarlangs talloze bluesmuzikanten vluchtten op zoek naar een beter leven in Chicago,... More > Saint Louis of Detroit. De weg ook waar Robert Johnson op de crossroads zijn ziel verkocht aan de duivel. Hoe komt het dat zoveel muzikale en culturele diversiteit zijn oorsprong vindt in deze arme en desolate regio? En wat brengt zoveel mensen ertoe om de Delta -de geboorteplaats van de blues- te omarmen? Twee broers, Luc en Marc Borms, zelf bluesmuzikanten, reisden dwars door de Verenigde Staten om de Mississippi Delta te bezoeken en te documenteren. Dit boek licht een tip van de sluier op.< Less
Catfish & Cotton By Luc Borms & Marc Borms
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DELUXE version, full color print. Check out our (cheaper) standard version: http://www.lulu.com/shop/luc-borms-and-marc-borms/catfish-cotton-bw/paperback/product-20267673.html Two brothers, Luc and... More > Marc Borms, have traveled across the Atlantic ocean, and half of a country, to visit and document the Mississippi Delta. They created this guiding book that seeks to explain its culture, of which there are few. Catfish & Cotton gives a glimpse into this distinguishing culture. Together, the brothers, who are blues musicians themselves, turned to the experiences and lives of the Delta’s natives and transplants in search of answers. What makes the delta a place of such musical distinction, despite raw appearances? And what drives so many people to love and respect the land that gave a voice to a musical genre that most accurately reflects the human condition -- the blues?< Less
Catfish & Cotton - B&W By Luc Borms & Marc Borms
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STANDARD version, Black & White printing. Two brothers, Luc and Marc Borms, have traveled across the Atlantic ocean, and half of a country, to visit and document the Mississippi Delta.... More > They created this guiding book that seeks to explain its culture, of which there are few. Catfish & Cotton gives a glimpse into this distinguishing culture. Together, the brothers, who are blues musicians themselves, turned to the experiences and lives of the Delta’s natives and transplants in search of answers. What makes the delta a place of such musical distinction, despite raw appearances? And what drives so many people to love and respect the land that gave a voice to a musical genre that most accurately reflects the human condition -- the blues?< Less
A People, Reflections on the Deep South By Luc Borms & Marc Borms
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‘A People: Reflections on the Deep South’ is een bloemlezing van de bluesmuziek die eer betoont aan levende en overleden muzikanten. Luc en Marc Borms geven de lezer met hun foto’s... More > een scherp en verfrissend beeld van de cultuur van de Delta. Dit boek herinnert ons er aan dat ‘gewone mensen’ de sleutel zijn om de blues écht te verstaan. ‘A People: Reflections on the Deep South’ is a bouquet for the blues that pays tribute to both the living and the dead artists associated with the music. Marc and Luc Borms bring the reader a fresh, keen eye through their photographs that help us understand the Mississippi Delta culture. This book is full of beautiful photographs and text, reminding us that ‘ordinary people’ are key to understanding the blues.< Less