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by rgodridge
Fri Apr 21, 2017 11:01 am
Forum: dance bands
Topic: rhythm maniacs with Al Bowlly 1932
Replies: 2
Views: 260

Re: rhythm maniacs with Al Bowlly 1932

Neither did I until I got this!
by rgodridge
Fri Apr 21, 2017 10:52 am
Forum: general forum
Topic: Favorite kinds of records? discuss!
Replies: 3
Views: 422

Favorite kinds of records? discuss!

Let's see how this works, vote for your favorite kind/style of record here!
I know it's a hard decision, for me too as I like everything, but it's more to test this out than anything...
by rgodridge
Fri Apr 21, 2017 10:23 am
Forum: dance bands
Topic: rhythm maniacs with Al Bowlly 1932
Replies: 2
Views: 260

rhythm maniacs with Al Bowlly 1932

Here are two great sides, both featuring Al on vocals and the first is actually a song written by him aparrently!
In london on a night like this
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7f18IdBB-s8
If anything happened to you
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQgljVuCtLE
by rgodridge
Fri Apr 21, 2017 9:18 am
Forum: dance bands
Topic: bidgood's symphonic dance band weery river 1928
Replies: 0
Views: 146

bidgood's symphonic dance band weery river 1928

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NHhWd1fYKk8
Here's one of those little 8 inch broadcast records we were talking about earlier, from 1928, weery river by Harry Bidgood's symphonic dance band. Found in a tip years back by the way!
by rgodridge
Fri Apr 21, 2017 9:18 am
Forum: dance bands
Topic: Savoy Havana band - I Love My Chili Bom-Bom (columbia3435) (1924)
Replies: 2
Views: 243

Re: Savoy Havana band - I Love My Chili Bom-Bom (columbia3435) (1924)

It doesn't happen often but it sure did that day, walked out with a good 20 records, florrie ford on great war era zonophone, more savoy records, good stuff!
by rgodridge
Fri Apr 21, 2017 9:07 am
Forum: ebay watch
Topic: anyone near chesterfield should get these cheap
Replies: 0
Views: 234

anyone near chesterfield should get these cheap

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Selection-of-50-100-78-rpm-Long-Playing-Records-/172634181876?hash=item2831cc90f4:g:UEAAAOSwHptY-HRN So I know this is just a standard collection of 12 inch records that a lot of folks may find dull, but these are all real classics of the gramophone. It's amazing to think n...
by rgodridge
Fri Apr 21, 2017 9:02 am
Forum: dance bands
Topic: Savoy Havana band - I Love My Chili Bom-Bom (columbia3435) (1924)
Replies: 2
Views: 243

Savoy Havana band - I Love My Chili Bom-Bom (columbia3435) (1924)

This isn't half as bad as it sounds! I got this in a charity shop last year and forgot all about it, until it turned up on a shelf at my new house lol
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3MqMyOWouqw
by rgodridge
Fri Apr 21, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: dance bands
Topic: Varsity eight the charleston 1925
Replies: 2
Views: 254

Varsity eight the charleston 1925

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xtzi8TD71Ps Well we might as well start as we mean to go on, I just recently got this fantastic record! featuring Musician Name Instruments Red Nichols cnt Tommy Dorsey tb Jimmy Dorsey cl,as Arnold Brilhart cl,as Freddy Cusick ts Adrian Rollini bassax,goofus Irving Br...
by rgodridge
Thu Apr 20, 2017 11:24 pm
Forum: ebay watch
Topic: what have been your best bargain buys?
Replies: 2
Views: 382

Re: what have been your best bargain buys?

Got any purple parlophones? :p