This bundle, comprised of America’s Songs I and II, provides readers with a comprehensive overview of the stories behind the popular songs in our country’s history. America’s Songs takes a particular focus on the songs that emerged from the popular musicals and films coming out of Broadway,...
To Be Published January 31st 2014 by Routledge
Songs from the 1890s to the Post-War Years
America’s Songs II: Songs from the 1890's to the Post-War Years continues to tell the stories behind popular songs in our country’s history, serving as a sequel to the bestselling America’s Songs: Stories Behind the Songs of Broadway, Hollywood, and Tin Pan Alley. Beginning in 1890 and ending in...
To Be Published December 17th 2013 by Routledge
The Stories Behind the Songs of Broadway, Hollywood, and Tin Pan Alley
America's Songs tells the "stories behind" the most beloved popular songs of the last century. We all have songs that have a special meaning in our lives; hearing them evokes a special time or place. Little wonder that these special songs have become enduring classics. Nothing brings the roarin '...
Published February 26th 2008 by Routledge