[Dixielandjazz] More on Artie Shaw plus Albert Marx

Stan Brager sbrager at socal.rr.com
Mon Jan 3 20:54:41 PST 2005


Surprisingly, many have been cleaned up and found to be quite good. I have a CD of the Ellington recordings on the Musicraft label and it sounds pretty good.

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  I don't know if there is any connection with "Cheapo Marx",but i seem to remember that the quality of Musicraft was pretty bad(surface,sound etc.) compared to all the other labels of the time.I'm thinking of the Meltones especially ,which I have not heard in over 50 years......al   singer 

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