Author Archives for Miles

Episode 1

Where else would you get this sort of selection and all on 78rpm records? Intriguing labelled blues from The Sonny Terry Trio- Parlophone refer to it as ‘novelty instrumental.’ In the mix: three from Tennessee Ernie Ford- (Ford started his career as a radio presenter), Kay Starr (she achieved success in every field of music she tried-jazz, pop and country), Michael Holliday, Louie Armstrong, Tommy Dorsey, the great Frankie Laine( Old leather lungs himself- had hit records 60 years apart), Humprey Lyttleton, Ted Heath, Lou Busch, Ken Mcintosh and Dorothy Squires.

published on December 18, 2019, by