Label location: Utica, NY
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Have You Really Gone
Please Don't Walk Upon My Heart
Note: A happy ending to the recent youtube drama. The youtube uploader and I have buried the hatchet and have decided to work together, not against each other. So there's proof civility can go a long way. I will continue to distribute the audio files via email, because there are others on youtube who would take my files. So far I have 13 people on the email list. Send me an email to be added. email@example.com
Note: So far only 5 people have asked to be added to the email list. Please email me to be added. I will not be posting audio on this blog anymore. You must be on the email list to get the audio files.
This record was given to me by a record dealer. I saw it sitting on top of a stack of his recent arrivals. It had a crack that rendered it unplayable, so I asked if I could have it and he gave it to me. I posted on the 78rpm facebook group, to see if anyone knew how to repair such a crack. I got a reply from a guy named Don Wilson in Philadelphia, PA. He has a side-business making reproductions of pre-war 78s. I sent the disc to him, and he was able to heat it up with his lab equipment, allowing the shellac to be pushed back together. He then applied a bonding agent and a bit of candle wax as filler. I got the disc back and am so happy with the result. Being able to play this disc is really something. It has a new life. So a big thanks to Don for all he has done.
The audio from this disc hasn't been issued on CD, as far as I know. Maynard Britton made two records for Gennett, according to Tony Russel's book.
Note: Due to youtube uploaders, I will no longer post the audio files here for anyone to download. Instead, the audio files for each post will be emailed to those who opt to join an email list. Please send an email to me at firstname.lastname@example.org to request to be added. I'm sorry I have to add this extra step, but I don't see another way. If anyone has any suggestions better than the one I've come up with, please let me know. Thanks to all of you honest music lovers who visit and comment regularly. I do this for you.