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Chess, Marshall 1942-

Overview
Works: 18 works in 33 publications in 2 languages and 1,973 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary television programs  Concert films  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Rock music  Nonfiction television programs  History 
Roles: Producer, Interviewee, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Marshall Chess
 
Most widely held works by Marshall Chess
Cadillac Records by Darnell Martin( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chess Records was located on the south side of Chicago. In 1947, it began recording blues music with Muddy Waters and Little Walter. This eventually gave birth to rock and roll in 1955 with Chuck Berry. Record producer Leonard Chess has an ear for this different type of music and believes he can cash in by signing up new talent such as songwriter Willie Dixon, Howlin' Wolf, and Etta James. Chess makes all of his artists part of his family and takes care of them. This is not easy since they spend a small fortune on booze, drugs, and the high life. When Chuck Berry goes to jail, Leonard is able to find another talented performer, Etta James, to take his place. In the late sixties, as their music goes out of favor, Leonard Chess gets out of the record business
Godfathers and sons by Marc Levin( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hip-hop legend Chuck D and Marshall Chess return to Chicago to explore the heyday of Chicago blues as they unite to produce music that seeks to bring veteran blues players together with contemporary hip-hop musicians such as Common and members of the Roots. Along with archival footage of Howlin' Wolf are original performances by Koko Taylor, Otis Rush, Magic Slim, Ike Turner and Sam Lay
Ladies & gentlemen the Rolling Stones by Rolling Stones( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed in Texas in 1972 over four nights of the 'Exile On Main Street' US tour, it was billed at the time as the most powerful rock film ever made and is considered by many fans to be the finest Rolling Stones performance ever captured on film. Restored and remastered, this version features classic tracks from the late sixties and early seventies
The Rolling Stones present Cocksucker blues( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shootin' up and gettin' down with the Rolling Stones." Presents the rare long suppressed tour movie directed by Robert Franks featuring the Rolling Stones with assorted dealers, scalpers and groupies
Record row cradle of rhythm & blues( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on the contribution of Chicago and its record labels to the history of rock and roll (56 min.)
The Chess story, 1947-1975 2120 South Michigan Ave( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where have all the flowers gone by Kingston Trio( Recording )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Scorsese presents The Blues( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Call them the Blues Brothers 2003. In Marc Levin's lively verité-driven film, hip-hop legend Chuck D (of Public Enemy) and Marshall Chess (son of Leonard Chess and heir to the Chess Records legacy) return to Chicago to explore the heyday of Chicago blues as they unite to produce music that seeks to bring veteran blues players together with contemporary hip-hop musicians such as Common and members of the Roots
So glad I made it : the music of Roger Salloom( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

So glad I made it the saga of Roger Salloom America's best unknown songwriter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renegades In the groove( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renegades: travels southern backroads to New Orleans, Memphis and Nashville then north to Chicago, interviewing Little Richard, Bo Diddley, Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis, pioneer disk jockey Hoss Allen and producers Dave Bartholomew, Sam Phillips and Phil and Marshall Chess along the way. These renegades of the 50's reveal how they borrowed from rhythm and blues, country, gospel and jazz to create a whole new sound--rock n roll
Songs( Recording )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"California dreamin'" by Mamas and the Papas (Musical group)( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cadillac records lan diao chuan qi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Chess Records was located on the south side of Chicago. In 1947, it began recording blues music with Muddy Waters and Little Walter. This eventually gave birth to rock and roll in 1955 with Chuck Berry. Record producer Leonard Chess has an ear for this different type of music and believes he can cash in by signing up new talent such as songwriter Willie Dixon, Howlin' Wolf, and Etta James. Chess makes all of his artists part of his family and takes care of them. This is not easy since they spend a small fortune on booze, drugs, and the high life. When Chuck Berry goes to jail, Leonard is able to find another talented performer, Etta James, to take his place. In the late sixties, as their music goes out of favor, Leonard Chess gets out of the record business
The real folk blues by Howlin' Wolf( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Michael McAlpin collection by Michael McAlpin( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Michael McAlpin Collection consists primarily of print materials used in the production of the PBS television documentary Record Row: the Cradle of Rhythm and Blues , which first aired in February 1997. VHS tapes of the rough cut and final broadcast versions of the documentary as well as local coverage by PBS station WTIU (Bloomington, IN) are also included. Complete transcripts of interviews conducted for the documentary feature many prominent scholars, musicians, and industry professionals. Between 1950 and 1980, Chicago was home to a score of independent recording companies, most notably Chess Records. Produced by McAlpin, Record Row tells the story of the birth and emergence of the rhythm and blues and soul music industry along a 12-block stretch of South Michigan Avenue known as Chicago's "Music Mile" or "Record Row." It is the story of a group of men and women, largely African American, whose ambition, talent, and business skills created the Chicago sound - a musical style that revolutionized popular music around the world. AAAMC director, Dr. Portia Maultsby, served as a consultant and collaborator during the creation of the documentary
 
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