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by rgodridge
Sun Mar 31, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: The "End" of this Board or "Shirtley Wets Himself"
Replies: 6
Views: 635

Re: The "End" of this Board or "Shirtley Wets Himself"

Well here's hoping he's ok and that he hasn't been
got at
disappeared
etc
by rgodridge
Sat Mar 30, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: The "End" of this Board or "Shirtley Wets Himself"
Replies: 6
Views: 635

Re: The "End" of this Board or "Shirtley Wets Himself"

I've actually emailed the colonel to ask if he's alright and got no reply which is worrying and unusual!
by rgodridge
Tue Feb 05, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: Ragtime,
Topic: 22 mostly ragtime uploads
Replies: 0
Views: 115

22 mostly ragtime uploads

Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIOyBh72_P4Cn2vWsJAMB7KTqmzNeTyYA Here are a few ragtime items and some other 78s that I've just uploaded to youtube. I recently bought a lot of ragtime and related items from Mark Beresford and will be making cds of a lot o them in the not too distan...
by rgodridge
Fri Feb 01, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: Music Hall/Variety/Comedy,
Topic: Besie Jones a broken doll 1916 Indian hmv, amazing sound
Replies: 0
Views: 62

Besie Jones a broken doll 1916 Indian hmv, amazing sound

I got some Indian pressed hmvs recently. These have an incredible sound, as they're not filled with rubbish as the English pressings are, here's one of them from 1916!
https://youtu.be/gP5OjQzNpxQ
by rgodridge
Mon Jan 21, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Music Hall/Variety/Comedy,
Topic: "la Poupee" (audran) Any other versions ?
Replies: 2
Views: 84

Re: "la Poupee" (audran) Any other versions ?

I have Jovial Monk by Foster Richardson and at least 4 different Dawson records of it I'm sure there's a 12 inch selection from this on something like velvet face or one of those odd labels, maybe vocalion, I'll look into that I do have one somewhere, but perhaps I'm confused and it is just the edis...
by rgodridge
Sat Jan 19, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: Jazz/Danceband/Popular,
Topic: a bunch of rarish danceband winners on youtube
Replies: 3
Views: 114

Re: a bunch of rarish danceband winners on youtube

Oh my word If you don't want those ballads you know who does! I will be very interested in seeing/buying what you don't want if you end up with it all. Yes these were yet again from the sas auctions from the Johnny Hobbs collection and this is the tip of the iceburg yet to record, excuse spelling er...
by rgodridge
Thu Jan 17, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Jazz/Danceband/Popular,
Topic: a bunch of rarish danceband winners on youtube
Replies: 3
Views: 114

a bunch of rarish danceband winners on youtube

I've just uploaded 20 sides on the british Winner label, a lot are from Gennett masters but there are a couple of british sides too. I recently got a large lot of these and am slowly going through them! here is the playlist https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIOyBh72_P4B4YKTO6bTwmW4_knPW2udL and...
by rgodridge
Wed Jan 09, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Centenary of The Great War 1914 - 1918
Topic: Ella Shields oh it's a lovely war/coo-ee 1918
Replies: 1
Views: 111

Ella Shields oh it's a lovely war/coo-ee 1918

These will be on youtube too in a bit Audio below Now here's an uncommon record! Ella Shields sings Oh! it's a lovely war and coo-ee, I believe she was the first to sing oh it's a lovely war, this is the original 1918 columbia in what I'd call a noisy V+ Oh! it's a lovely war: https://picosong.com/w...
by rgodridge
Tue Jan 01, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion,
Topic: record for dec 26 Waboard rhythm kings
Replies: 2
Views: 129

Re: record for dec 26 Waboard rhythm kings

I use picosong for facebook uploads, as then I can post a photo or two of the record, but all these will go on youtube soon!
by rgodridge
Sun Dec 30, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion,
Topic: record for dec 26 Waboard rhythm kings
Replies: 2
Views: 129

record for dec 26 Waboard rhythm kings

Here's today's record, I'll do one for yesterday too if I have time, funny thing is I don't do Christmas and still had a busy day! Here are the washboard serenaders on hmv, this is one heck of a record! Tiger rag is a wonderfully wild side. Kazoo moan: https://picosong.com/wgU5e Tiger rag: https://p...
by rgodridge
Sun Dec 30, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion,
Topic: record for dec 27 Pike and Dawson 1922 zonophone
Replies: 0
Views: 63

record for dec 27 Pike and Dawson 1922 zonophone

Here's today's record for dec 27, Ernest Pike and Peter Dawson separately on a 1922 zonophone.
Ernest Pike sings Roaming: https://picosong.com/wgp47
Peter Dawson sings the sheik of araby, a full vocal version! https://picosong.com/wgp5Y
by rgodridge
Sun Dec 30, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion,
Topic: record for dec 28 Lew White organ
Replies: 1
Views: 66

record for dec 28 Lew White organ

Here's the record for dec 28, an organ record by Lew White from 1929 I think. I'm not a collector of organ 78s but do like them when they come up! However I might pass this one on.
Blue skies: https://picosong.com/wg7qA
Honolulu Moon: https://picosong.com/wg7qK
by rgodridge
Sun Dec 30, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion,
Topic: record for dec 29 G Formby snr
Replies: 1
Views: 65

record for dec 29 G Formby snr

Here's today's record of the day and a great one too! I'm not a great fan of George Formby jnr, but I do like his father's records and they don't turn up here often! This is from 1917.
I had no mother to guide me: https://picosong.com/wgv28
Kind words never die: https://picosong.com/wgv2T
by rgodridge
Sun Dec 30, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion,
Topic: record for dec 30 Ray Noble
Replies: 1
Views: 63

record for dec 30 Ray Noble

Here's the record for dec 30, Ray Noble's orchestra on hmv b6491 from 1934.
Little man you've had a busy day: https://picosong.com/wmn3A
the beat o my heart: https://picosong.com/wmnnw
by rgodridge
Mon Dec 24, 2018 8:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion,
Topic: record for dec 20 tommy handley piccadilly
Replies: 3
Views: 113

Re: record for dec 20 tommy handley piccadilly

Now then, I do like Tommy and ITMA which I have possibly the best collection of off air recordings there is :d
but, it must be said, more for historical than comedic value
by rgodridge
Sat Dec 22, 2018 11:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion,
Topic: record for dec 22 Jack Pleasants 1913
Replies: 1
Views: 62

record for dec 22 Jack Pleasants 1913

Today's random record of the day for 22 december is by music hall artist Jack Pleasants on a 1913 zonophone, enjoy!
I shall get in such a row when Martha knows: https://picosong.com/wgKaD
I've never been married before: https://picosong.com/wgKHw
by rgodridge
Fri Dec 21, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion,
Topic: record for dec 21 Binnie Hale 1929 cast recording
Replies: 1
Views: 70

record for dec 21 Binnie Hale 1929 cast recording

Audio below Here's today's record for dec 21, Binnie Hale sings spread a little happyness and Binnie Hale and Bobby Howes sing I'm a one man girl, both from the 1929 play Mr Cinders. Not the best copy but I've never been able to find an upgrade, I'm sure if I wanted to pay for one I could though as ...
by rgodridge
Fri Dec 21, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion,
Topic: record for dec 20 tommy handley piccadilly
Replies: 3
Views: 113

record for dec 20 tommy handley piccadilly

Here's today's record for dec 20, two good fun songs! Tommy Handley was most famous for being the star of ITMA in the second world war on the bbc, but was famous long before that! here are two sides from I think 1928. My wedding day: https://picosong.com/wgQQD Yes sir she's good and plenty: https://...
by rgodridge
Wed Dec 19, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion,
Topic: record for dec 18 Goldkette with Bix etc
Replies: 0
Views: 77

record for dec 18 Goldkette with Bix etc

Here's today's record for dec 18 and what a record it is! featuring Bix Beiderbecke, Venuti and Lang among others, I remember finding this in a charity shop for 25p about 5 or 6 years ago! Jean Goldkette's orchestra play
Clementine: https://picosong.com/wgm28
My pretty girl: https://picosong.com/wgm2M
by rgodridge
Mon Dec 17, 2018 11:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion,
Topic: record for dec 16 John Adams and T Kinneburg
Replies: 1
Views: 67

record for dec 16 John Adams and T Kinneburg

Here's today's random record picked from my shelves, John Adams, Tom Kinniburg and choir, they got everywhere! sing Genevieve and the lost chord from around 1915, not an astonishing record but the kind of thing I like!
Genevieve: https://picosong.com/wgVmR
Lost chord: https://picosong.com/wgVme
by rgodridge
Mon Dec 17, 2018 11:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion,
Topic: record of dec 15 Lenghi Selini, G Baker and analitical notes to Forza del destino!
Replies: 3
Views: 92

Re: record of dec 15 Lenghi Selini, G Baker and analitical notes to Forza del destino!

I thought that one quite entertaining, the narrator sounds like he's reading a script he has no idea about!
by rgodridge
Sun Dec 16, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion,
Topic: record of dec 15 Lenghi Selini, G Baker and analitical notes to Forza del destino!
Replies: 3
Views: 92

record of dec 15 Lenghi Selini, G Baker and analitical notes to Forza del destino!

Here's today's random record. I'm picking a disc from my shelves every day from now til new year, having no idea what it is until I record it! This is an odd one. Vocalion A0170, Giuseppe Lenghi-Cellini and George Baker sing Solenne in quest'ora from Forza del destino, and the other side is explanat...
by rgodridge
Sun Dec 16, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion,
Topic: record of the day for dec 16
Replies: 1
Views: 68

record of the day for dec 16

A few days ago I decided to do a facebook post where I pick a random record from now until new year, and just thought I'd try sharing it here, see if you guys like it, so without further a do here's today's record by Emile Grimshaw's banjo quartet I'll try and catch you up on previous records too on...
by rgodridge
Mon Dec 10, 2018 9:50 pm
Forum: Broadcasts,
Topic: I'll be on air playing dance bands this evening 9-11
Replies: 8
Views: 231

Re: I'll be on air playing dance bands this evening 9-11

I felt exactly the same way! and that is a record I have never come across, I do like a lot of his to be honest!

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