William "Bill" Harvey

Saxophone, Bandleader

Date of Birth:  October 1, 1918    Winona, MS

Date of Death:  October 6, 1964  Memphis, TN

Place of Burial:  Unknown

Has Marker:  Unknown

Grave Location:  Unknown

SELECTED RECORDINGS




BIBLIOGRAPHY

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Farley, Charles. Soul of the Man – Bobby “Blue” Bland. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2011.

Friedman, Josh Alan. Tell The Truth Until They Bleed – Coming Clean in the Dirty World of Blues and Rock ‘n’ Roll.  New York: Backbeat Books, 2008.

Gart, Galen and Roy C. Ames. Duke/Peacock Records: An Illustrated History with Discography. Milford, NH: Big Nickel Publications, 1990.

Govenar, Alan. The Early Years Of Rhythm & Blues. Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Limited, 2004.

______. Texas Blues: The Rise of a Contemporary Sound. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2008.

Greensmith, Bill, Mike Rowe, and Mark Camarigg. Blues Unlimited. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015.

King, B.B. with David Ritz. Blues All Around Me – The Autobiography of B.B. King. New York: Avon Books, 1996.

Lauterbach, Preston. The Chitlin’ Circuit and the Road to Rock ‘N’ Roll. New York: W.W. Norton& Company, 2011.

Obrecht, Jas (Ed.). Rollin’ And Tumblin’. San Francisco: Miller Freeman Books, 2000.

Oliver, Paul. The Story of The Blues. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1997.

Santelli, Robert. The Big Book Of Blues. New York: Penguin Books, 2001 (revised).

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