The German Cabaret Legacy in American Popular Music
What do Louis Armstrong, Lennon and McCartney, Bob Dylan and Marlene Dietrich have in common? Find out when local author Bill Farina discusses his book. Using vintage photos, song clips and compelling stories, Farina reveals how nightclub entertainment during Weimar-era Germany (1918 to 1933) shaped and still influences pop music in America and internationally.
Award-winning author William Farina has written eight nonfiction books, each exploring entirely different topics. Mr. Farina has been hosted by some of the country’s most notable literary venues.iCal