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Shout, Sister, Shout!

The Untold Story of Rock-and-Roll Trailblazer Sister Rosetta Tharpe

by Gayle F. Wald

  • 334 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Beacon Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: film, television & music,
  • Rock & pop,
  • Gospel musicians,
  • Composers & Musicians - Rock,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • Music,
  • Genres & Styles - Rock,
  • Music / General,
  • Blues musicians,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - General,
  • Genres & Styles - Soul & R&B,
  • Religious - Gospel,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7944510M
    ISBN 100807009849
    ISBN 109780807009840

      Book writer Cheryl West talks the world premiere musical SHOUT SISTER SHOUT! SHOUT SISTER SHOUT! Jul 26 - Book By Cheryl L. West Directed By Randy Johnson Video & Editing by Nathaniel.   David Remnick recommends “Shout, Sister, Shout!,” a biography of the singer and songwriter Sister Rosetta Tharpe, who became known as the Godmother of Rock and Roll.

    Shout, sister, shout!: the untold story of rock-and-roll trailblazer Sister Rosetta Tharpe. Boston: Beacon Press. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Wald, Gayle, Shout, Sister, Shout!: The Untold Story of Rock-and-roll Trailblazer Sister Rosetta Tharpe. Boston: Beacon Press. Shout, Sister, Shout! The Untold Story of Rock-and-roll Trailblazer Sister Rosetta Tharpe by Wald, Gayle Book - Wald’s biography of trailblazing guitar virtuoso Sister Rosetta Tharpe provided the inspiration for West’s musical portrait of the same name. SHOUT, SISTER, SHOUT!.

    Shout Sister Shout. likes. Shout Sister Shout! A London-based rockin' rhythm'n'blues band formed in Followers: Seattle Rep’s new production titled Shout Sister Shout! is a stunning portrayal and portrait of the life of “Original Soul Sister” and “Godmother of Rock and Roll,” Sister Rosetta Tharpe. A pioneer in the music industry, she is known as the first gospel recording star and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of .


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Product Description. M.C. Records released Shout, Sister, Shout: a Tribute To Sister Rosetta Tharpe, which features an all-star cast of female singers performing some of the best songs associated with the groundbreaking artist who blurred the lines between gospel and secular music/5(14).

About Shout, Sister, Shout. New York Times Book Review Editor’s Pick: The untold story of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Sister Rosetta Tharpe, America’s first rock guitar diva Long before “women in rock” became a media catchphrase, African American guitar virtuoso Rosetta Tharpe proved in spectacular fashion that women could rock.

The Story Behind Shout, Sister, Shout. An interview with author Gayle Wald. Q: How did you first become interested in writing a book about Rosetta Tharpe. GW: When I first saw a videotape of Rosetta, back in or ’ I was blown away.

I never knew that a woman had played guitar like that—with such authority, self-assurance, and sheer joy. ‘Shout, Sister, Shout!’ Excerpts are provided by Dial-A-Book Inc. solely for the personal use of visitors to this web site. Advertisement. Continue reading the main story.

Site Index. "Shout, Sister, Shout is a revelation, an important document and fascinating story. Praise to Gayle Wald for digging deep into the roots of rock." (David Ritz, author, Divided Soul: The Life of Marvin Gaye).

Through intimate personal details and numerous photographs, interviews, and tidbits of little-known information, music critic Roxane Orgill brings to life ten "girl singers" and the decades in which they did their best work. Readers of Shout, Sister, Shout.

will learn about the lives, the loves, and the music of SOPHIE TUCKER (s) MA RAINEY Brand: Margaret K. McElderry Books. As Gayle F. Wald demonstrates in “Shout, Sister, Shout!,” a short, absorbing biography, this was just one of many instances in which the expectations of the entertainment industry and the.

Author Biography Gayle Wald teaches English and American Studies at The George Washington University. In addition to Shout, Sister, Shout!, she is author of It’s Been Beautiful: Soul. and Black Power Television and Crossing the Line: Racial Passing in 20th -Century U.S. Literature and Culture.

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Tharpe was raised in the Pentecostal Church, steeped in the gospel tradition, but she produced music that crossed boundaries, defied classification, and.

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Wald, Beacon Press, It’s a truism about rock ’n’ roll—and about most other things: The more you know, the more you realize you need to know.