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Michael Bloomfield An American Guitarist Mike Bloomfield

Sources

 

Print

• "If You Love These Blues” by Jan Mark Wolkin & Bill Keenom; Miller Freeman Books, San Francisco 2000

• “Michael Bloomfield: The Rise and Fall of an American Guitar Hero” by Ed Ward;

Cherry Lane Music Company, New York 1983

• "Strange Brew: Eric Clapton & the British Blues Boom, 1965-1970" by Christopher Hjort; Jawbone Press 2007 http://jawbonepress.com/2007/02/strange-brew.html

• "Like a Rolling Stone: Bob Dylan at the Crossroads" by Greil Marcus; PublicAffairs, New York 2005

• "Tell On It" by David Randall Shorey; Xlibris 2004, www.Xlibris.com

• "Million Dollar Les Paul" by Tony Bacon; Jawbone Press 2008 http://www.jawbonepress.com/2008/09/million-dollar-les-paul.html

• Various magazine interviews and reviews

• Various newspaper archives

 

Web

• The official Mike Bloomfield web site, www.mikebloomfield.com

• Chrome Oxide Music Collectors Pages, www.chromeoxide.com

• Mark Naftalin’s web site (Winner Records) which includes Bloomfield Notes, www.bluespower.com

• Interviews with Nick Gravenites at www.bluespower.com/a-ngbtb.htm and http://www.swaves.com/Back_Issues/Aug05/Nick%20Gravenites.htm

• Grateful Dead Family Discography, www.deaddisc.co.uk

• Bloomfools group, http://launch.groups.yahoo.com/group/bloomfools/

• Country Joe & the Fish site,  http://www.cjfishlegacy.com/mikebloomfieldtributes.html

• Vintage poster sites

• Various personal web pages, bulletin boards, bootleg trading lists and blogs

 

Discographies

• “Discography,” compiled by Ed Ward

• “Bloomfield Discography,” compiled by Jan Mark Wolkin

• “The Ultimate Complete Michael Bloomfield Discography,” compiled by Renι Aagaard

• “60 Years of Recorded Jazz, 1917-1977,” compiled by Walter Bruyninckx

 

Other sources  

• Record liner notes, aural evidence, personal knowledge

 

Special thanks to:

• Mark Naftalin

• Toby Byron

• Allen Bloomfield

• Norman Dayron

• Renι Aagaard

• Ralph Heibutski, www.youtube.com/ChairmanRalph

• David Pearson

• Peggy McVickar

• Jan Wolkin

• Bill Keenom

• Joel Harlib

• Fred Glaser

• Michael Melford

• Nick Gravenites

• Barry Goldberg

• Felix Cabrera

• Mike Michaels, mikeharp@comcast.net

• Denny Bruce

• Dan Erlewine

• Marc Skobac

• Christopher Hjort

• Mike Johnson at www.mikejohnsonmusic.com

• The crew at www.mikebloomfield.com

• The many, many fans who have contributed their personal recollections

 

To contribute additional entries or corrections: 

• Send discographical information to bloomsdisco@yahoo.com

• E-mail David Dann at divadnnad@yahoo.com

 

© 2008 David Dann

Michael Bloomfield Discography & Performance History

• 1958-1965

• 1966-1967

• 1968-1969

• 1970-1974

• 1975-1978

• 1979-1981

• Sources

• Printable version


A selection of remembrances of Michael Bloomfield from contributors to this site


A detailed look at the studio and live versions of the Butterfield Blues Band's "East-West"


An interview with producer Norman Dayron by Ralph Heibutzki


A check list of currently available recordings by Michael Bloomfield


© 2008 David Dann

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