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by rgodridge
Tue May 09, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: other american makes of machines
Topic: great 1916 Aeolian machine
Replies: 1
Views: 873

great 1916 Aeolian machine

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M6OQHPWFwlY
this is one cool machine with a great volume feature from 1916, made by Aeolian.
by rgodridge
Tue May 09, 2017 5:16 am
Forum: dance bands
Topic: Al Bowlly was great and here's why!
Replies: 0
Views: 457

Al Bowlly was great and here's why!

https://youtu.be/jU-oZ00QzGM I think this is my new favorite Al Bowlly record, there's something lovely about this. From the same little lot of 6 that the Elsie Carlile came from is Al singing I'll never be the same with Lew Stone's band. Balloons is the flip and I found that one a bit disapointing,...
by rgodridge
Mon May 08, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: dance bands
Topic: Elsie Carlile my man o' war 1930, an almost shocking record!
Replies: 0
Views: 474

Elsie Carlile my man o' war 1930, an almost shocking record!

https://youtu.be/0mLLridKsoI I have a records wanted section on oldgramophonerecords.co.uk and somebody contacted me with an offer of some records, I only wanted 5 but they were nice and included this naughty record from 1930, Elsie Carlile singing my man o' war. I had no idea what condition it'd be...
by rgodridge
Mon May 08, 2017 3:43 pm
Forum: light opera, review, etc
Topic: gems from rose marie 1925
Replies: 0
Views: 613

gems from rose marie 1925

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HB22aR_888U
Here's one I did earlier, a worn record with quite a bit of noise reduction, I think it sounds alright but let's see what you think. I do keep raw files of all these... Gems from Rose Marie, on a 1925 12 inch hmv.
by rgodridge
Mon May 08, 2017 12:40 pm
Forum: acoustical recordings, pre 1925
Topic: ben albert women and men 1906 sterling cylinder
Replies: 0
Views: 535

ben albert women and men 1906 sterling cylinder

https://youtu.be/cITWSz4xk4Q
Another music hall cylinder transfer for you to enjoy on a british sterling cylinder. Women and men, sung by Ben Albert in 1906. I hope you enjoy these as much as I do!
by rgodridge
Mon May 08, 2017 8:15 am
Forum: music hall, comedy/novelty
Topic: Ben Lawes sings the village pump, 1908 edison bell cylinder
Replies: 0
Views: 558

Ben Lawes sings the village pump, 1908 edison bell cylinder

https://youtu.be/dHxxE0f7sYw
Here's a real music hall classic, this used to be sung on the bbc radio show the archers once a year, I don't know that it still is though! the village pump, sung here by Ben Lawes on a 1908 edison bell cylinder.
by rgodridge
Mon May 08, 2017 2:10 am
Forum: acoustical recordings, pre 1925
Topic: harry fay sings gotta get a gal 1916, a good one!
Replies: 0
Views: 535

harry fay sings gotta get a gal 1916, a good one!

https://youtu.be/kIPuqAvg1Bo The other side to pack up your troubles was this great ragtime influenced popular song that I'd never heard before. I love this kind of thing! I hope you enjoy it too. Don't forget, if you want mp3 files they'll be on oldgramophonerecords.co.uk shortly. Oh and I've seen ...
by rgodridge
Wed May 03, 2017 5:53 pm
Forum: acoustical recordings, pre 1925
Topic: harry fay pack up your troubles in your old kit bag 1916, a classic if ever there was one!
Replies: 0
Views: 599

harry fay pack up your troubles in your old kit bag 1916, a classic if ever there was one!

https://youtu.be/h-hrC2ovw7M
Look what I just found on my own shelves, didn't even know I had it! This is what house-moving does to you. Harry Fay sings Pack up your troubles in your old kit bag in 1916, a great war classic.
by rgodridge
Wed May 03, 2017 2:20 pm
Forum: dance bands
Topic: jack hylton rock-a-bye baby 1928, more noise reduction experiments
Replies: 0
Views: 470

jack hylton rock-a-bye baby 1928, more noise reduction experiments

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VJqW44wwUew
Here's a great Jack Hylton record I hadn't seen until sorting records in the cellar today, rock-a-bye baby from 1928. I'm experimenting with noise reduction again so let me know what you think!
by rgodridge
Mon May 01, 2017 6:05 am
Forum: acoustical recordings, pre 1925
Topic: bob roberts I wants a graphophone 1905
Replies: 0
Views: 546

bob roberts I wants a graphophone 1905

This is from one of the best channels on youtube, Michael has an unbelievable collection and records it well, too.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RttvvRUjvas