(2004/MUSIC MENTOR) English, Paperback, 15.5x23.5 cm, 360 page, b&w illustrations; Bill Millar has been involved in music journalism since 1965, when Blues Unlimited published his first article. The author of pioneering books on black vocal groups - 'The Drifters' (Macmillan, 1971) and 'The Coasters' (W.H. Allen, 1975) - he was also Consultant Editor on Panther's Encyclopedia Of Rock (1976) and Orbi's History Of Rock (1981). His long-running 'Echoes' column, which celebrated talents as Leiber & Stoller, the Ink Spots and Roy Buchanan, appeared in Record Mirror, Let It Rock and Melody Maker. He has also contributed to Country Music Review, Cream, Time Out, Mojo and many other publications. Millar's liner notes have likewise informed numerous albums. He compiled most of the major label rockabilly anthologies of the Seventies and continues this work today for Bear Family Records.