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December 1st in Gennett History, 1930: Gene Autry recorded “A Yodeling Hobo”

December 1st in Gennett History, 1930: Gene Autry recorded “A Yodeling Hobo” in NYC. Released on Champion 45172, Decca 5527, Montgomery Ward 4932 and 8017. Autry sang and played the guitar. Champion 45172 sold 555 copies for the period ending … Continue reading

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April 16th in Gennett History, 1931: Gene Autry Recorded “T. B. Blues”

April 16th in Gennett History, 1931: Gene Autry recorded “T. B. Blues” in Richmond. It appeared on Champion 16275, Champion 45073, Superior 2710, Montgomery Ward 4975, Melotone 45256, Decca 5517, and Decca X-1234. Champion 16275 sold 586 copies between 1931 … Continue reading

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Happy Tax Day from Gennett Records!

April 15th is Tax Day and Gene Autry reminds us “Money Ain’t No Use Anyway.” He recorded it in Richmond on 2/9/1931. It appeared on Champion 16245, Champion 45156, Decca 5423, Decca X-1236, Melotone 45156, Montgomery Ward 8016, and Rex … Continue reading

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April 14th in Gennett History, 1931: Gennett Telegrammed Gene Autry

April 14th in Gennett History, 1931: Gennett sent this telegram to Gene Autry in NYC confirming a recording date on the 16th. Autry recorded “I’ll Always Be A Rambler,” “I’ve Got the Jail House Blues,” “T.B. Blues,” “That’s How I … Continue reading

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December 1st in Gennett History, 1930: Gene Autry Recorded “A Yodeling Hobo”

December 1st in Gennett History, 1930: Gene Autry recorded “A Yodeling Hobo” in NYC. Released on Champion 45172, Decca 5527, Montgomery Ward 4932 and Montgomery Ward 8017. Autry sang and played the guitar. Champion 45172 sold 555 copies for the … Continue reading

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November 24th in Gennett History, 1930: Gene Autry Recorded “Yodeling Hobo”

November 24th in Gennett History, 1930: Gene Autry recorded “Yodeling Hobo” in NYC. It appeared on Champion 16166, Champion, 45172, Decca 5527, Melotone 45172, Melotone 45254, Montgomery Ward 4932, Montgomery Ward 8013. Champion 45172 sold 439 copies for the period … Continue reading

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November 6th in Gennett Records History, 1930: Gene Autry Recorded “In the Jailhouse Now, No. 2”

November 6th in Gennett Records History, 1930: Gene Autry recorded “In the Jailhouse Now, No. 2” in Richmond. It appeared Champion 16141 and Montgomery Ward 4975. The Champion release sold 1,962 copies between 1930 and 1932.

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