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Muscle Shoals, AL

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IV : Locations: North America

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: 65,000 (2000) Located in northwest Alabama on the banks of the Tennessee River, the city of Muscle Shoals is part of a conglomerate of four towns – the others being Florence, Sheffield and Tuscumbia...

Sam Phillips

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...With his pioneering contributions to blues and to rock ‘n’ roll during the genre’s formative years, Sam Phillips played a pivotal role as a record producer and founder of Sun Records and Sun Studio. Phillips was born Samuel Cornelius...

Memphis, TN

David Evans

David Evans was born in Cardiff and educated at Cardiff University. He holds a DPhil in American Literature from the University of Oxford. His writing has appeared in the Times Literary Supplement, the Independent on Sunday, FT Weekend and Sight & Sound. This is his first book. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IV : Locations: North America

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: 650,100 (2000) The city of Memphis in southwestern Tennessee is a transportation and distribution center located on Lower Chickasaw Bluff on the east bank of the Mississippi River, between St Louis and New Orleans...

Mississippi Valley

David Evans

David Evans was born in Cardiff and educated at Cardiff University. He holds a DPhil in American Literature from the University of Oxford. His writing has appeared in the Times Literary Supplement, the Independent on Sunday, FT Weekend and Sight & Sound. This is his first book. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IV : Locations: North America

Continuum, 2016

Encyclopedia Articles

...The valley of the Mississippi River stretches from the Gulf of Mexico northward to the river’s source in Minnesota and includes portions of ten states. Most of the valley is bordered by fertile farmland, including a broad floodplain...