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by rgodridge
Sat Aug 26, 2017 2:42 pm
Forum: dance bands
Topic: 1920s dance and pop played on the hmv 109
Replies: 18
Views: 369

Re: 1920s dance and pop played on the hmv 109

We're not poor by any means but the uk government will allow bennefits to count, where as the u.s won't.
by rgodridge
Fri Aug 25, 2017 7:14 pm
Forum: dance bands
Topic: 1920s dance and pop played on the hmv 109
Replies: 18
Views: 369

Re: 1920s dance and pop played on the hmv 109

Because I'm disabled and whereas here, in this country, they have a consession for people who clame bennefits, in the states they do not, so I have very low income according to their rules.
and no I'm not a muslim but Trump doesn't seem to like anyone who isn't aggressively cappitalist...
by rgodridge
Fri Aug 25, 2017 12:53 am
Forum: general forum
Topic: soundbox advice
Replies: 2
Views: 74

soundbox advice

Is there any way to enlarge the needle hole of a soundbox? my meltrope 3 will only take a steal nedle and very few of the thorne needles will actually fit it!
by rgodridge
Fri Aug 25, 2017 12:52 am
Forum: dance bands
Topic: 1920s dance and pop played on the hmv 109
Replies: 18
Views: 369

Re: 1920s dance and pop played on the hmv 109

no lol thankfully!
She's american and trump sure doesn't want me in his country!
by rgodridge
Tue Aug 22, 2017 10:21 pm
Forum: dance bands
Topic: 1920s dance and pop played on the hmv 109
Replies: 18
Views: 369

Re: 1920s dance and pop played on the hmv 109

I'm a bit busy sorting out my wife's visa for much in the way of gramophonic stuff lately!
by rgodridge
Wed Aug 16, 2017 6:56 pm
Forum: dance bands
Topic: 1920s dance and pop played on the hmv 109
Replies: 18
Views: 369

1920s dance and pop played on the hmv 109

Here I play some 1920s dance band and pop records on a hmv 109 gramophone, records ranging from 1921 to 1927. The last record I didn't know what it was at the time, but looking through my files I found it and it is a rare one! the records: hmv b2541 the revellers - the blue room/Johnny Marvin in a s...
by rgodridge
Mon Aug 14, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: general forum
Topic: I'll be on radio this evening playing 78s
Replies: 7
Views: 218

Re: I'll be on radio this evening playing 78s

Yes, I've been away for 4 days at the anual 3 day convention of Jehovah's witnesses in my local area. Nice to see you hear mic, you gonna tune in?
by rgodridge
Mon Aug 14, 2017 5:51 pm
Forum: general forum
Topic: I'll be on radio this evening playing 78s
Replies: 7
Views: 218

I'll be on radio this evening playing 78s

I am hosting a very eclectic show, which wouldn't usually be of much interest, on tbrn.net mondays 9 til 11 uk time, and this evening will be a 78 era special. I know short notice but if you could tune in that'd be great!
by rgodridge
Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: dance bands
Topic: a hot henry hall record on the hmv 109
Replies: 0
Views: 59

a hot henry hall record on the hmv 109

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gSFcjRYpv8g
More fun with the hmv 109, the difference just turning the machine round made is amazing! Henry Hall plays I lost my gal from memphis, found in a charity shop last year...