Philip McEvoy is an independent writer based in Kent, England. Building on thirty years as an award-winning copywriter, he now revels in the challenge of telling a century-old story while uncovering new truths. He believes history can do more than enlighten us, it can entertain, and his aim is to create a pageturner.
About the book
This is the first book devoted to Polk Miller & His Old South Quartette, revealing countless unknown details. For the first time, names are matched to black faces, and their individual life stories uncovered. Lyrics of their recorded songs are finally decrypted. Includes dozens of side-splitting stories told by Miller in concert. Sometimes shocking, often funny, always compelling.