Category Archives: American Recordings

Victor Military Band – 1916

“In The Park March” Victor Military Band March 21, 1916 (Victor 18017-B) In The Park March “Tenth Regiment March” Victor Military Band March 21, 1916 (Victor 18017-A) Tenth Regiment March   Here are two recordings by the Victor Military Band … Continue reading

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The Radiolites (Ben Selvin Orchestra) – 1928

“One Step To Heaven” The Radiolites July 5, 1928 (Columbia 1468-D mx 146624) One Step To Heaven “Cherrio” The Radiolites July 5, 1928 (Columbia 1468-D mx 146612) Cheerio   Here are two songs from the 1928 Broadway production Say When … Continue reading

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Ray Kinney with Dick McIntire & His Harmony Hawaiians – 1936

“Uheuhene (Hawaiian Shouting Song)” Ray Kinney with Dick McIntire And His Harmony Hawaiians May 27, 1936 (Decca 856 A mx DLA 374) Uheuhene (Hawaiian Shouting Song) “If Your Aloha Means I Love you (Then I’m Happy)” Ray Kinney with Dick … Continue reading

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“Lindbergh (The Eagle of the USA) / “Lucky Lindy” – Jack Kaufman 1927

“Lindbergh (The Eagle Of The USA)” Jack Kaufman, vocal May 25, 1927 (Harmony 418 H mx 144219) Lindbergh (The Eagle Of The USA) “Lucky Lindy” Jack Kaufman, vocal May 25, 1927 (Harmony 418 H mx 144218) Lucky Lindy   When … Continue reading

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Desi Arnaz And His Orchestra – 1946

  “I’ll Never Love Again” Desi Arnaz And His Orchestra; Elsa Miranda, vocal August 2, 1946 (RCA Victor 20-2020-A) I’ll Never Love Again “Tia Juana” Desi Arnaz And His Orchestra July 26, 1946 (RCA Victor 20-2020-B) Tia Juana   Desi … Continue reading

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William G. McAdoo, Former Secretary of the Treasury – 1919

“Revise Taxes” William G McAdoo (Former Secretary of the Treasury) 1919 (Nation’s Forum 2 mx 49706) Revise Taxes “National Emblem March” Prince’s Band July 8, 1916 (Nation’s Forum 2 mx 48858) National Emblem March   Nation’s Forum was a label … Continue reading

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Rudy Vallee and His Connecticut Yankees – 1930

“St Louis Blues” Rudy Vallee and His Connecticut Yankees February 19, 1930 (Victor 22321-B) St Louis Blues “Stein Song (University of Maine)” Rudy Vallee and His Connecticut Yankees February 10, 1930 (Victor 22321-A) Stein Song   Here are a couple … Continue reading

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The Merry Macs – 1940 & 1941

  “By-U By-O (The Lou’siana Lullaby)” The Merry Macs September 12, 1941 (Decca 4023 B mx DLA 2760) By U By O (The Lou’siana Lullaby) “Rose O’Day” The Merry Macs September 12, 1941 (Decca 4023 A mx DLA 2761) Rose … Continue reading

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“The King of Rags” – 1907

“The King of Rags” Arthur Pryor’s Band 1907 (Victor 16821-B) The King Of Rags   This nice ragtime piece, subtitled as “A Two Step Oddity” was composed by Sherman Swisher.  As far as I can determine this was the only … Continue reading

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Anson Weeks & His Hotel Mark Hopkins Orchestra – 1929

  “Ploddin’ Along” Anson Weeks & His Hotel Mark Hopkins Orchestra; Warren Luce, vocal 1929 (Columbia 1742 D mx 147835) Ploddin’ Along “Senorita” Anson Weeks & His Hotel Mark Hopkins Orchestra; Warren Luce, vocal 1929 (Columbia 1742 D mx 147834) … Continue reading

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