A marvellous piece of music journalism, even for someone like me who knows almost nothing about the blues: The Ballad of Geeshie and Elvie, the story of seeking out the story of two brilliant African-American women blues musicians of 1930.

A must-read; the twists and turns of this history just keep building up.
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Oh, wow, thanks for pointing that out. I'd skipped by it on Metafilter, but checked it out on your recommendation. Fabulous.
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