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Thursday 29th of September 2016

New titles of the day (m3u)
Artist title matrix label, Nr
Jo Stafford, Gordon Macrae And S My Darling, My Darling  
3462 Capitol, 15270 MP3
Missouri Pacific Lines Booster When The Home Gates Swing O  
Victor, 40051-B MP3
American Qt And Victor Orchestra Call Me Up Some Sunny Sunday Afternoon  (1910)
B8912-3 Victor, 16508B MP3
The Original Dixieland Jazz Band Ostrich Walk  (New York, 1917)
August 17
Aeolian Vocalion, 1206 MP3
Bob Howard And His Orch I Can Tell By Looking In Your Eyes  (1938)
64226 Decca, 2356B MP3
FLAC
Andy Russell Besame Mucho  (1944)
Capitol, MP3
Johnny Bond So Round, So Firm, So Fully Packed  (1946)
HCO2162 Columbia, 37255 MP3
Billy May's Orchestra Chicago  (Hollywood, 1954)
October & November, 1954) Copied from M-562, a 1976 vinyl reissue (T-562 minus 2 tracks) entitled ''Sorta-May'' At 17.5 seconds into this track, there is a clumsy splice in the master
Capitol, T-562 MP3

Wednesday 28th of September 2016

New titles of the day (m3u)
Artist title matrix label, Nr
Duke Ellington And His Orch Twelfth Street Rag  (1931)
E35802 Brunswick, 6038 MP3
FLAC
John Kirby And Onyx Club Boys Pastel Blue  (1938)
64710 Decca, 2367A MP3
FLAC
Meade Lux Lewis Honky Tonk Train Blues  (New York, October 4,, 1940)
RS791-B Blue Note, 15 MP3
FLAC
Buddy Clark Dear Old Pal Of Mine  (1942)
CO32478 Columbia, 36701 MP3
Gene Krupa And His Orch We'll Gather Lilacs  (1946)
HCO1678 Columbia, 36954 MP3
FLAC
Louis Jordan And His Tympani 5 Inflation Blues  (1947)
L4594 Decca, 24381 MP3
FLAC
Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra Alone  (1951)
51S192 Mgm, 11448 MP3
FLAC
Billy May & His Orchestra It Happened In Monterey  (1960)
From the album ''Pow!'' which was a 1960 reissue album of tracks previously issued during the 1950's Exact dates are unknown
Capitol, T-1377 MP3

Tuesday 27th of September 2016

New titles of the day (m3u)
Artist title matrix label, Nr
Johnnie Ray Somebody Stole My Gal  
HCO10334 Columbia, 39961 MP3
Don Redman And His Orch Tea For Two  (1932)
12005-A Brunswick, 6354 MP3
FLAC
Don Redman And His Orch Try To Get A Good Night's Sleep  (1932)
11367-A Brunswick, 6273 MP3
FLAC
Bechet New Orleans Feetwarmers Stompy Jones  (1940)
053434-1 Victor, 27240 MP3
Benny Goodman And His Orchestra. Gotta Be This Or That  (1945)
CO34646 V-disc, 513 MP3
Count Basie And His Orchestra Tippin' On The Q.t  (1945)
1686 V-disc, 627 MP3
FLAC
Ella Fitzgerald W Bob Haggart That's My Desire  (1947)
73819 Decca, 23866 MP3
FLAC
Anita O'day With Buddy Bregman's Orchestra Who Cares?  (Hollywood, 1955)
Joe Howard, Lloyd Elliott, Milt Bernhart, Si Zentner (tbns) Paul Smith (p) Barney Kessel (g) Corky Hale (harp) Joe Mondragon (b) Alvin Stoller (d)
Recorded in Hollywood, December 6-8, 1955 Copied from a vinyl pressing of the album ''Anita'' Reissued in 1963 as VERVE V-8483, ''This Is Anita''
2557-7 Verve, MGV-2000 MP3

Monday 26th of September 2016

New titles of the day (m3u)
Artist title matrix label, Nr
Tommy Edwards It's All In The Game  
51S256 Mgm, 11035 MP3
Cliquot Club Eskimos Cross Roads  (1928)
W147388-2 Columbia, 1625 D MP3
Jelly Roll Morton Peppers New Orleans Bump  (1929)
49456-1 Victor, 38078 MP3
Johnny Temple Sundown Blues  (1941)
064870 Bluebird, 8913 MP3
Artie Shaw And His Music (vocal Mel Torme) It's The Same Old Dream  (1946)
5702 Musicraft, 492 MP3
Billy May's Orchestra They Didn't Believe Me  (Hollywood, 1954)
October & November, 1954) Copied from M-562, a 1976 vinyl reissue (T-562 minus 2 tracks) entitled ''Sorta-May''
Capitol, T-562 MP3
Ray Carter & The Arthur Murray Orchestra Cha-cha Baby  (1959)
copied from a vinyl pressing of the album ''Arthur Murray's Music for Dancing: Cha-Cha''
Rca Victor, LSP-2155 MP3
André Previn With An Orchestra Arranged And Conducted By John Williams The Second Time Around  (Los Angeles, 1963)
Copied from a vinyl pressing of the album ''André Previn in Hollywood''
Columbia, CS-8834 MP3

Sunday 25th of September 2016

New titles of the day (m3u)
Artist title matrix label, Nr
Joni James How Important Can It Be ?  
54S620 Mgm, 11919 MP3
Bert Williams Elder Eatmore's Sermon On Generosity  (1919)
49643-2 Columbia, A-6141 MP3
Ben Pollack & His Orchestra Memphis Blues  (Chicago, 1927)
Jimmy McPartland, Frank Quartell (tpt) Glenn Miller (tbn) Benny Goodman (cl) Gil Rodin (as) Larry Binyon (ts) Vic Briedis (p) Dick Morgan (bj) Harry Goodman (bbs)
reissued on vinyl by RCA (France) as FXM1-7165. From the album ''When Benny Was Benjamin - Volume 11'' (Volume 147 from French RCA's ''Black and White Series'') unissued on 78 RPM
41343-1 Victor, Take 1 MP3
Don Redman And His Orch How Am I Doin', Hey, Hey  (1932)
11366-A Brunswick, 6273 MP3
FLAC
Duke Ellington And His Orch Jive Stomp  (1933)
13801-A Brunswick, 6638 MP3
FLAC
Billy May's Orchestra Thou Swell  (Hollywood, 1954)
October & November, 1954) Copied from M-562, a 1976 vinyl reissue (T-562 minus 2 tracks) entitled ''Sorta-May''
Capitol, T-562 MP3
Billy May & His Orchestra I'll Never Say ''never Again'' Again  (1960)
From the album ''Pow!'' which was a 1960 reissue album of tracks previously issued during the 1950's Exact dates are unknown
Capitol, T-1377 MP3
André Previn With An Orchestra Arranged And Conducted By John Williams The Last Time I Saw Paris  (Los Angeles, 1963)
Copied from a vinyl pressing of the album ''André Previn in Hollywood''
Columbia, CS-8834 MP3

Saturday 24th of September 2016

New titles of the day (m3u)
Artist title matrix label, Nr
Ben Pollack & His Californians He's The Last Word  (Chicago, 1926)
Dorothy Williams & Hannah Williams (vocals) Harry Greenberg, Al Harris, Earl Baker (tpts) Glenn Miller (tbn) Benny Goodman (cl) Gil Rodin (as) Fud Livingston (ts) Vic Briedis (p) Lou Kessler (bj) Harry Goodman (bbs)
worn pressing reissued on vinyl by RCA (France) as FXM1-7165. From the album ''When Benny Was Benjamin - Volume 11'' (Volume 147 from French RCA's ''Black and White Series'')
37261-2 Victor, 20125 MP3
Bunny Berigan And His Orch Gangbuster's Holiday  (1939)
035036 Victor, 26338A MP3
FLAC
Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra This Is The Moment  (1939)
24932-A Brunswick, 8455 MP3
FLAC
Artie Shaw And His Orchestra St James Infirmary - Part 2  (1941)
068196 Victor, 27895 MP3
FLAC
Gene Krupa And His Orchestra Amour  (1941)
C3965-1 Okeh, 6400 MP3
FLAC
Billy May's Orchestra Just One Of Those Things  (Hollywood, 1954)
October & November, 1954) Copied from M-562, a 1976 vinyl reissue (T-562 minus 2 tracks) entitled ''Sorta-May''
Capitol, T-562 MP3
Anita O'day With Buddy Bregman's Orchestra Honeysuckle Rose  (Hollywood, 1955)
Joe Howard, Lloyd Elliott, Milt Bernhart, Si Zentner (tbns) Paul Smith (p) Barney Kessel (g) Corky Hale (harp) Joe Mondragon (b) Alvin Stoller (d)
Recorded in Hollywood, December 6-8, 1955 Copied from a vinyl pressing of the album ''Anita'' Reissued in 1963 as VERVE V-8483, ''This Is Anita''
2565-1 Verve, MGV-2000 MP3
Billy May & His Orchestra Lean Baby  (1960)
Previously issued in 1951 on a single as CAPITOL 1793 From the album ''Pow!''
Capitol, T-1377 MP3

Friday 23rd of September 2016

New titles of the day (m3u)
Artist title matrix label, Nr
Illinois Jacquet Lean Baby  
Mercury, 89021 MP3
FLAC
The Executor Shop Closing Ordinance  
Decca, 17308B MP3
Frank Crumit Thanks For The Buggy Ride  (1926)
35310-2 Victor, 20030 MP3
Hal Kemp And His Orchestra Shuffle Off To Buffalo  (1932)
C8851 Brunswick, 6471 MP3
Bob Howard And His Orchestra Bundle Of Love  (1937)
62040 Decca, 2356A MP3
FLAC
Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra Little Things That Mean So Much  (1939)
26059-A Columbia, 35232 MP3
FLAC
Wynonie Harris Confessin' The Blues  (1950)
K5986 King, 4461A MP3
FLAC
Anita O'day With Buddy Bregman's Orchestra I'll See You In My Dreams  (Hollywood, 1955)
Joe Howard, Lloyd Elliott, Milt Bernhart, Si Zentner (tbns) Paul Smith (p) Barney Kessel (g) Corky Hale (harp) Joe Mondragon (b) Alvin Stoller (d)
Recorded in Hollywood, December 6-8, 1955 Copied from a vinyl pressing of the album ''Anita'' Reissued in 1963 as VERVE V-8483, ''This Is Anita''
2566-8 Verve, MGV-2000 MP3

Thursday 22nd of September 2016

New titles of the day (m3u)
Artist title matrix label, Nr
Charlie Ventura And His Orch Yesterdays  
Mercury, 8995 MP3
FLAC
Dinah Shore It's So Nice To Have A Man Around The House  
HCO3946 Columbia, 38689 MP3
Ray Mckinley Big Boy  
Capitol, MP3
Ben Pollack & His Californians Singapore Sorrows  (New York, 1928)
Ben Pollack (vocal) Jimmy McPartland, Al Harris (tpt) Glenn Miller (tbn) Benny Goodman (cl) Gil Rodin (as) Bud Freeman (ts) Ed Bergman, Al Beller (vln) Vic Briedis (p) Dick Morgan (bj) Harry Goodman (bbs)
reissued on vinyl by RCA (France) as FXM1-7165 From the album ''When Benny Was Benjamin - Volume 11'' (Volume 147 from French RCA's ''Black and White Series'') unissued on 78 RPM
43540-4 Victor, Take 4 MP3
Ben's Bad Boys Shirt Tail Stomp  (New York, 1929)
Ben Pollack (leader) Jimmy McPartland (crnt) Glenn Miller (tbn) Benny Goodman (cl) Vic Briedis (p) Dick Morgan (bj) Harry Goodman (bbs)
reissued on vinyl by RCA (France) as FXM1-7165. From the album ''When Benny Was Benjamin - Volume 11'' (Volume 147 of French RCA's ''Black and White Series'') unissued on 78 RPM
49675-1 Victor, Take 1 MP3
Mildred Bailey Blues In My Heart  (1931)
E37158 Brunswick, 6190 MP3
FLAC
Meade Lux Lewis Celeste Blues  (1936)
C90562 Decca, 3831B MP3
FLAC
Stan Kenton And His Orchestra I Told Ya I Love Ya, Now Get Out  (Hollywood, 1947)
Ray Wetzel (tp,vcl,arr) Ken Hanna (tp,arr) Buddy Childers, Al Porcino, Chico Alvarez (tp) Milt Bernhart, Eddie Bert, Harry Betts, Harry Forbes (tb) Bart Varsalona (b-tb) George Weidler, Art Pepper (as) Bob Cooper, Warner Weidler (ts) Bob Gioga (bar) Stan Kenton (p,arr) Laurindo Almeida (g) Eddie Safranski (b) Shelly Manne (d) Jack Costanzo (bgo) June Christy (vcl) Rene Touzet (maracas) Pete Rugolo (arr,cond)
October 22
2368-4 Capitol, 2416 MP3

Wednesday 21st of September 2016

New titles of the day (m3u)
Artist title matrix label, Nr
Louis Jordan Ain't That Just Like A Woman  
Decca, 23669 MP3
FLAC
Ben Pollack & His Orchestra Waitin' For Katie  (Chicago, 1927)
Ben Pollack & the Band (vocals) Jimmy McPartland, Frank Quartell (tpt) Glenn Miller (tbn) Benny Goodman (cl) Gil Rodin (as) Larry Binyon (ts) Vic Briedis (p) Dick Morgan (bj) Harry Goodman (bbs)
reissued on vinyl by RCA (France) as FXM1-7165. From the album ''When Benny Was Benjamin - Volume 11'' (Volume 147 from French RCA's ''Black and White Series'') unissued on 78 RPM
41342-3 Victor, Take 3 MP3
Cab Calloway And His Orchestra Strictly Cullud Affair  (Chicago, 1932)
Cab Calloway (vo, ldr), Edwin Swayzee, Lammar Wright, Reuben Reeves (tp), DePriest Wheeler (tb), Arvill Harris (cl, as), Andrew Brown (as), Walter Thomas (ts, fl), Bennie Payne (p), Morris White (bj), Jimmy Smith (bb, sb), Leroy Maxey (dm)
JC-8526-B Brunswick, 6292 MP3
FLAC
Duke Ellington And His Orch Lazy Rhapsody  (1932)
11205-A Brunswick, 6288 MP3
FLAC
Mary Martin - Woody Herman Who'll Buy My Violets  (1938)
64833 Decca, 2362B MP3
FLAC
Eddie Condon And His Orchestra Impromptu Ensemble No.1  (1944)
72621 Decca, 23718 MP3
FLAC
Ray Carter & The Arthur Murray Orchestra Cha-cha-cha At The Harem  (1959)
copied from a vinyl pressing of the album ''Arthur Murray's Music for Dancing: Cha-Cha''
Rca Victor, LSP-2155 MP3
Billy May & His Orchestra When Your Lover Has Gone  (1960)
From the album ''Pow!'' which was a 1960 reissue album of tracks previously issued during the 1950's Exact dates are unknown
Capitol, T-1377 MP3

Tuesday 20th of September 2016

New titles of the day (m3u)
Artist title matrix label, Nr
Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra Bouncin' Round  
62929-2 Victor, 23030 MP3
FLAC
Gene Autry And Jimmy Long Answer To Twenty-one Years  (1933)
March 2
13111 Perfect, 12910-A MP3
Bix Beiderbecke And His Gang Jazz Me Blues  (1927)
81520 Okeh, 40923 MP3
Ben Pollack & His Californians Singapore Sorrows  (New York, 1928)
Ben Pollack (vocal) Jimmy McPartland, Al Harris (tpt) Glenn Miller (tbn) Benny Goodman (cl) Gil Rodin (as) Bud Freeman (ts) Ed Bergman, Al Beller (vln) Vic Briedis (p) Dick Morgan (bj) Harry Goodman (bbs)
reissued on vinyl by RCA (France) as FXM1-7165. From the album ''When Benny Was Benjamin - Volume 11'' (Volume 147 from French RCA's ''Black and White Series'')
43540-6 Victor, 21437 MP3
Duke Ellington And His Orch Get Yourself A New Broom (and Sweep The Blues Away  (1933)
13308-A Brunswick, 6607 MP3
FLAC
Woody Herman And His Orchestra Blues On Parade  (1939)
66960 Decca, 2933A MP3
FLAC
Erskine Hawkins And His Orch Soft Winds  (1940)
057364 Bluebird, 11001 MP3
FLAC
Merle Travis Cincinnati Lou  (1946)
1033-2D Capitol, 258 MP3
Erroll Garner Loose Nut  (1947)
11095 Dial, 1041 MP3
FLAC
Anita O'day With Buddy Bregman's Orchestra I Can't Get Started  (Hollywood, 1955)
Joe Howard, Lloyd Elliott, Milt Bernhart, Si Zentner (tbns) Paul Smith (p) Barney Kessel (g) Corky Hale (harp) Joe Mondragon (b) Alvin Stoller (d)
Recorded in Hollywood, December 6-8, 1955 Copied from a vinyl pressing of the album ''Anita'' Reissued in 1963 as VERVE V-8483, ''This Is Anita''
2560-4 Verve, MGV-2000 MP3
Ray Carter & The Arthur Murray Orchestra & Chorus Arrivederci, Roma  (1959)
copied from a vinyl pressing of the album ''Arthur Murray's Music for Dancing: Cha-Cha''
Rca Victor, LSP-2155 MP3

Monday 19th of September 2016

New titles of the day (m3u)
Artist title matrix label, Nr
Delta Rhythm Boys Just A-sittin' And A-rockin'  
72969A Decca, 18739A MP3
Gene Austin My Bundle Of Love  (1925)
34111-3 Victor, 20030 MP3
Duke Ellington Cotton Club Or. The Mooche  (1928)
E6812 Brunswick, 4122 MP3
Paul Tremaine And His Aristocats Aristocratic Stomp  (1929)
J.D. Wade Jr.-Arnold Lehner-t/Archie Newell-tb/Links Hussin-Cliff Harkness-cl-as/Andy Fonder- cl-ts/Lester Cruman-harp/Charles Bagby-p-a/Eddie Kilanoski-bj-a/Lem Lesser-bb/Laurie Mitchinton-d/ Paul Tremaine-v-vn-dir/N.Y.
56746-1 Victor, 40176 MP3
Bill Landford And Landfordairs Run On For A Long Time  (1949)
Columbia, 30203 MP3
Anita O'day With Buddy Bregman's Orchestra I Fall In Love Too Easily  (Hollywood, 1955)
Joe Howard, Lloyd Elliott, Milt Bernhart, Si Zentner (tbns) Paul Smith (p) Barney Kessel (g) Corky Hale (harp) Joe Mondragon (b) Alvin Stoller (d)
Recorded in Hollywood, December 6-8, 1955 Copied from a vinyl pressing of the album ''Anita'' Reissued in 1963 as VERVE V-8483, ''This Is Anita''
2559-10 Verve, MGV-2000 MP3
Billy May & His Orchestra Say It Isn't So  (1960)
From the album ''Pow!'' which was a 1960 reissue album of tracks previously issued during the 1950's Exact dates are unknown
Capitol, T-1377 MP3
André Previn With An Orchestra Arranged And Conducted By John Williams It Might As Well Be Spring  (Los Angeles, 1963)
Copied from a vinyl pressing of the album ''André Previn in Hollywood''
Columbia, CS-8834 MP3

Sunday 18th of September 2016

New titles of the day (m3u)
Artist title matrix label, Nr
Ben's Bad Boys Yellow Dog Blues  (New York, 1929)
Ben Pollack (leader and vocals, if any) Jimmy McPartland (crnt) Glenn Miller (tbn) Benny Goodman (cl) Vic Briedis (p) Dick Morgan (bj) Harry Goodman (bbs)
reissued on vinyl by RCA (France) as FXM1-7165. From the album ''When Benny Was Benjamin - Volume 11'' (Volume 147 of French RCA's ''Black and White Series'') unissued on 78 RPM
49674-1 Victor, Take 1 MP3
Ben's Bad Boys Yellow Dog Blues  (New York, 1929)
Ben Pollack (leader and vocals, if any) Jimmy McPartland (crnt) Glenn Miller (tbn) Benny Goodman (cl) Vic Briedis (p) Dick Morgan (bj) Harry Goodman (bbs)
reissued on vinyl by RCA (France) as FXM1-7165. From the album ''When Benny Was Benjamin - Volume 11'' (Volume 147 of French RCA's ''Black and White Series'') unissued on 78 RPM
49674-3 Victor, Take 3 MP3
Stan Kenton And His Orchestra He Was A Good Man As Good Men Go  (Hollywood, 1947)
Ray Wetzel (tp,vcl,arr) Ken Hanna (tp,arr) Buddy Childers, Al Porcino, Chico Alvarez (tp) Milt Bernhart, Eddie Bert, Harry Betts, Harry Forbes (tb) Bart Varsalona (b-tb) George Weidler, Art Pepper (as) Bob Cooper, Warner Weidler (ts) Bob Gioga (bar) Stan Kenton (p,arr) Laurindo Almeida (g) Eddie Safranski (b) Shelly Manne (d) Jack Costanzo (bgo) June Christy (vcl) Rene Touzet (maracas) Pete Rugolo (arr,cond)
October 22
2369-3 Capitol, 2419 MP3
Hot Lips Page Orch The Egg Or The Hen  (1949)
Columbia, 30159 MP3
FLAC
Billy May's Orchestra In A Persian Market  (Hollywood, 1954)
October & November, 1954) Copied from M-562, a 1976 vinyl reissue (T-562 minus 2 tracks) entitled ''Sorta-May''
Capitol, T-562 MP3
Ray Carter & The Arthur Murray Orchestra Miserlou  (1959)
copied from a vinyl pressing of the album ''Arthur Murray's Music for Dancing: Cha-Cha''
Rca Victor, LSP-2155 MP3
Billy May & His Orchestra Unforgettable  (1960)
From the album ''Pow!'' which was a 1960 reissue album of tracks previously issued during the 1950's Exact dates are unknown
Capitol, T-1377 MP3
André Previn With An Orchestra Arranged And Conducted By John Williams A Second Chance (from ''two For The Seesaw'')  (Los Angeles, 1963)
Copied from a vinyl pressing of the album ''André Previn in Hollywood''
Columbia, CS-8834 MP3

Saturday 17th of September 2016

New titles of the day (m3u)
Artist title matrix label, Nr
Art Van Damme Quintet After You've Gone  
4009Y Capitol, MP3

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