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Purdie Book

Bernard “Pretty” Purdie to release a new book…

The first edition will consist of only 100 books. It will be published as an over-sized 11″ x 14″ tabletop hard cover book made to the exacting standards of old world craftsmanship, The book and custom-made slipcase will be made of deluxe woven cloth over sturdy binder’s boards, embossed and stamped with gold-colored metallic foil.

The interior will be printed in full color with over 100 photographs on premium matte art text stock, while the binding will be reinforced and Smyth sewn for extra strength and durability. This book will be a showpiece for your library, office or sitting room for years to come.

Also included will be a special four page insert consisting of photos of Bernard’s parents, grandparents and siblings together with a pull out poster, suitable for framing.

See more at the Bernard Purdie website.

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Good music enriches your life. At BLUE DESERT we are passionate about this particular yet wide-ranging style of music we call West Coast Music. This site is a modest tribute to the music and the performing artists, who through the (many) years have given us - and continue to give us - endless hours of musical enjoyment. As long-time fans we want to share our enthusiasm, experiences and views with fellow connoisseurs as well as curious newcomers. If we can do our bit to help promote this great music and all the gifted artist – well, then we have succeeded.