“Corcoran has few rivals for following a story to its logical conclusion, then refining it into a seamless narrative. Even the means of reporting become part of the stories.” Michael Barnes, Austin American Statesman
Remastered CD of 1920’s gospel curiosity from East Texas, with 77 page booklet by Michael Corcoran. (The sole of Washington Phillips is not included.) Grammy-nominated.
$27 (includes shipping) via paypal (firstname.lastname@example.org)
That’s the exciting part for Corcoran: the limitless possibilities of reporting on gospel music, a rich genre that’s not capitalized on by many music writers. – Texas Monthly
Complete works of gospel piano pioneer Arizona Dranes, with a comprehensive booklet. Also Grammy-nominated.
$20 (includes shipping) via paypal.
“The best book ever written about Texas music,” – Joe Nick Patoski.
Beautifully illustrated by the photos of Scott Newton and others, this book profiles 42 Texas musicians who left their mark and inspired others, including Janis Joplin, Lefty Frizzell, T-Bone Walker, Ella Mae Morse, King Curtis and Townes Van Zandt.
$22-signed trade paperback (includes shipping) via paypal
[Ghost Notes] Pioneering Spirits of Texas Music coming March 21! Booksignings in Austin, Waxahachie, Fort Worth and more, TBA.
“If you’re a fan of popular music and you want to know more about it, you should know the name ‘Michael Corcoran’– Marshall Crenshaw WFUV’s “Bottomless Pit.”
$37-signed hardcover (includes shipping) via paypal