Victor matrix BVE-69032. Rodgers' puzzle record / Jimmie Rodgers

TitleSource
Rodgers' puzzle record (Primary title)Victor catalog
Medley of selections by Jimmie Rodgers (Alternate title)Victor ledgers
Authors and ComposersNotes
Jimmie Rodgers (composer)
Jimmie Rodgers (lyricist)
Composer information source: Victor ledgers.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Jimmie Rodgers (vocalist : tenor vocal)
  • Description: Puzzle record : dubs of 3 recordings
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Notes
This is a puzzle record, using dubs of "Train whistle blues," "Blue yodel" and "Everybody does it in Hawaii." The take number indicates that several attempts at mastering were made on the date indicated. There were earlier attempts (takes 1, 2) on 10/27/1931; Rodgers was not present on either date. Puzzle records were cut with parallel groove sets that reproduce different selections depending on where the needle is placed.
Victor ledgers state that selection was dubbed from three Victor recordings, “Train whistle blues” (BVE-55309), “Blue yodel” (BVE-40753), and “Everybody does it in Hawaii” (BVE-55307).
Source(s): Porterfield (disc releases); Victor blue history card; trade catalog; Victor ledgers; disc.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
10/27/1931 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. Studio 2 1 Destroy
10/27/1931 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. Studio 2 2 Destroy
11/11/1931 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. Studio 2 3 Master Victor 23621 10-in.
11/11/1931 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. Studio 2 3 Master Gramophone (Australia) EA-1489 10-in.
11/11/1931 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. Studio 2 3 Master Gramophone (India) N-4209 10-in. Name appears on disc label as Jimme Rodgers.
11/11/1931 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. Studio 2 3 Master Regal Zonophone (Australia) G-23204 10-in.
11/11/1931 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. Studio 2 3 Master Zonophone (U.K.) T-6056 10-in.
11/11/1931 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. Studio 2 3 Master Zonophone 6056 10-in. Name appears on disc label as Jimmy Rodgers.
11/11/1931 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. Studio 2 3 Master Zonophone 4365 10-in.
11/11/1931 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. Studio 2 4 Hold

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix BVE-69032. Rodgers' puzzle record / Jimmie Rodgers," accessed May 26, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800035630/BVE-69032-Rodgers_puzzle_record.

Victor matrix BVE-69032. Rodgers' puzzle record / Jimmie Rodgers. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 26, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800035630/BVE-69032-Rodgers_puzzle_record.

"Victor matrix BVE-69032. Rodgers' puzzle record / Jimmie Rodgers." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 26 May 2019.

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