By Nils Claesson

ISBN-10: 9185191973

ISBN-13: 9789185191970

Blåbärsmaskinen är Nils Claessons berättelse om sin uppväxt och om sin a ways, Stig ”Slas” Claesson. Författaren ger här sin egen bild av ”Slas”, males inte den allmänt traderade bilden av den folkkäre författaren och konstnären, utan en bild inifrån, från en familj där faderns missbruk och kändisskap har en betydligt mindre tilltalande sida. Berättelsen handlar om den sprakande fasaden hos en omsusad författare och konstnär och om det som finns bakom fasaden, om skapande och ansvar, och om vad som händer när ett barn måste bli förälder until eventually sina föräldrar. males det är också berättelsen om en uppväxt i Stockholm på 1960- och 1970-talet, om kulturkrockar och om ett Sverige i förvandling. Nils Claessons skildring av sin uppväxt och av sin some distance är samtidig rättfram och ömsint, skoningslöst uppriktig och försonande. Ett sällsynt finkänsligt och humoristiskt porträtt av en människa, en familj och en tid.

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Although both gospel and country music had been sung and played throughout the South, these forms of music tend to be associated with Nashville, Tennessee, the city to which numerous aspiring artists later gravitated. Worldwide, any mention of Nashville conjures up images of certain singers, special types of music, song, and instruments that are the inheritors of mountain culture and gospel music, although those are not the exclusive property of Nashville. Universally heard in the small towns of the South, gospel music has only a few names tied to it, whereas jazz and country composers and singers are much better known.

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