Présentation de l'éditeur
First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Biographie de l'auteur
is one of the best-known writers on popular music, having authored critical biographies of
Johnny Mercer (2003),
Irving Berlin (1998), and I
ra Gershwin (1995), and the award-winning book Poets of Tin Pan Alley
(1992). He teaches at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Michael Lasser
is host of National Public Radio's "Fascinatin' Rhythm," a weekly program that focuses on the great American popular songs. It has been on the air since 1980, and was awarded a Peabody Award in 1995.