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Chicago Soul: The Story of Chicago Soul and R&B


Robert Pruter has done an outstanding job researching and compiling, covering every aspect of the beautiful music that was produced by African-Americans in Chicago, the best part being created in the 60’s. A must for every music enthusiast. He virtually left no stone unturned, and this book has become the source to turn to whenever you want to check out a particular fact about a band a singer or a label, or if you just want to go back to that era. Back then music wasn’t standardized and didn’t sound the same wherever you went. Every big town had it’s own sound and Chicago’s surely was one of the most important together with not far away Detroit.

Chicago Soul: The Story of Chicago Soul and R&B

Robert Pruter has done an outstanding job researching and compiling, covering every aspect of the beautiful music that was produced by African-Americans in Chicago, the best part being created in the 60’s. A must for every music enthusiast. He virtually left no stone unturned, and this book has become the source to turn to whenever you want to check out a particular fact about a band a singer or a label, or if you just want to go back to that era. Back then music wasn’t standardized and didn’t sound the same wherever you went. Every big town had it’s own sound and Chicago’s surely was one of the most important together with not far away Detroit.