Creole Music of the French West Indies

Our good friend and colleague, the Caribbeanist and blues scholar John Cowley, announces publication of his long-awaited book, Creole Music of the French West Indies. The book is a comprehensive discography of commercial and field recordings from the Francophone Caribbean during its most creative and vibrant period. The golden nugget in this collection is John’s historical essay.

Read more about it here.

Originally posted: September 10, 2014