Dig In The Gennett Archives
Gennett TagsApril Arthur Fields Asa Martin August Baby Dodds Bailey's Lucky Seven Benny Krueger Bix Beiderbecke Black Patti Bob Gillette Carson Robison Champion Champion Records Champion Royalty Ledger Charlie Panelli December Dick Voynow Doc Roberts Duke Ellington Ernest Hare February Fiddlin' Doc Roberts Frank Signorelli Gene Autry Gennett Gennett Discography Gennett History Gennett Personal Gennett Recording Card Gennett Records Gennett Sound Effects Gennett Walk of Fame George Brunies George Johnson Hoagy Carmichael Homer Rodeheaver Jack Roth January Jimmy Blythe Jimmy Hartwell Jimmy Lytell Johnny Dodds July June King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band Ladd's Black Aces Lil Hardin Armstrong Loring McMurray Louis Armstrong March May Miff Mole Nathan Glantz New Orleans Rhythm Kings November October Paramount Paramount Records Phil Napoleon Rainbow Records Red Nichols Red Onion Jazz Babies Sam Lanin Scrapper Blackwell September SIlvertone Starr Gennett Superior Supertone Tommy Dorsey Vernon Dalhart Vic Moore Video Wolverine Orchestra Wolverines
Author Archives: gennett
1925: Violinist Scipione Guidi recorded three sides in NYC. “Liebesleid (Love’s Sorrow)” and “Rondino” appeared on Gennett 10098 with “Solvejg’s Song” released on Gennett 3105. 1930: Bert Stock and his Orchestra recorded four sides in Richmond. Here, his granddaughter returns several … Continue reading
1885: Happy 132nd Birthday, King Oliver! (5/11/1885) 1923: Bailey’s Lucky Seven recorded “March of the Mannikins” in Richmond. It appeared on Gennett 5153, Starr-Gennett 9382, and Apex 428.
1928: Oscar L. Coffey recorded “Six Feet of Earth Makes Us All One Size” in Richmond. The recording appeared on Champion 15523, Gennett 6496, and Supertone 9325. The Champion issue sold over 3,000 copies between 1928 and 1930.
1903: Happy 114th Birthday Cliff Carlisle! (5/6/1903). Carlisle recorded over two dozen sides as both a featured performer and sideman for Gennett and Champion, including “Chicken Roost Blues” with Wilbur Ball from 12/9/1931. It appeared on Champion 16364, Champion 45132, … Continue reading
1901: Happy 116th Birthday, Blind Willie McTell! (5/5/1901). The guitarist recorded with Curley Weaver for Champion with many of the records also ending up on Decca in April 1935 in Chicago. Here Weaver and McTell recorded their “Two Faced Woman.” … Continue reading
1928: Allison’s Sacred Harp Singers recorded “Sweet Morning” in Richmond. It appeared on Gennett 6606.