TITLE

STEVE MILLER'S "SWINGTOWN"

AUTHOR(S)
Jackson, Blair
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Mix;May2006, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p122
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles singer Steve Miller of the United States. Raised in Dallas, Texas, Miller was introduced by his father to music legends like T-Bone Walker, Charles Mingus and Les Paul. In 1966, Miller formed the Steve Miller Blues Band and started recording a series of albums, starting with "Children of the Future." In 1972, Miller suffered from an automobile accident and acquired hepatitis.
ACCESSION #
20754686

 

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