Jazz Goes Hawaiian Various Artists. Jazz Singer Bing Crosby. Swing Is The Thing Various. The Complete Set The Rhythmakers. Columbias The Original Memphis Five. Hot Hylton Jack Hylton and his Orchestra. Go to my web site's front page by clicking here. You may e-mail me at: my e-mail address The pictures around this page are the British contingent of a set of cigarette cards of dance band leaders from the s.
Record Label Pictures and Information. No orchestra today can seem to duplicate that sound or "feel" for the music. This set is a joy to listen to. If you are unfamiliar with the great bands that stirred the Brits in the 30's, here is your chance to hear them in excellent sound.
The only quibble I had was with the liner notes. They just listed track information and the year each tune was recorded, Other than that, highly recommended. Incidentally, Vocalion has reissued a substantial number of excellent CD's of British bands.
Format: Audio CD. The obscure mixed with the well-known in a package that will please any fan or make a new one of the novice of the Big Band sound across the ocean. We Americans tend to think all the great music of that era came from us, but there were many excellent groups and performers in England, producing a similar but less jazzy music. Surprisingly good vocalists boy do I want a complete set of Diana Miller records!
A fine bargain too Good performance info as well, though spartan packaging and notes hey, whaddya expect? But a one-stop education about between the wars British music. This compilation is almost an object lesson in the Great British Dance Bands of the twenties and thirties. Of course, we borrowed from you, including the Starita brothers, Sylvester Ahola, Roy Fox, and Carroll Gibbons, some of whom feature here.
We tried to send some of ours over to you, but your Musicians' Union wouldn't have it, so you were denied Ambrose and Jack Hylton. This double CD should make up for it, and let you know just what you missed. Me And My Shadow. Miss Annabelle Lee. Oh, Lady Be Good!
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