Gramophone B-4042 (10-in.)

The following matrix(es) were released with this catalog number:

CompanyMatrix No.Take NumberDateTitle/Artist 
Victor BRC-70210 1 9/3/1931 I don't know why (I just do) / Russ Columbo

Primary Performers:

Russ Columbo (vocalist : baritone vocal)


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gramophone B-4042 (10-in.)," accessed September 28, 2020,

Gramophone B-4042 (10-in.). (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 28, 2020, from

"Gramophone B-4042 (10-in.)." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 28 September 2020.


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02800B-4042 ǂb Gramophone
02810BRC-70210 ǂb Gramophone
24500I don't know why (I just do) / ǂc Fred Ahlert.
264 1[Camden, N.J.] : ǂb Victor, ǂc [1931]
300  1 audio disc : ǂb analog, 78 rpm ; ǂc 10 in.
336  performed music ǂ2 rdacontent
337  audio ǂ2 rdamedia
338  audio disc ǂ2 rdacarrier
340  shellac ǂ2 rda
344  analog ǂc 78 rpm ǂd coarse groove ǂg mono ǂ2 rda
500  Gramophone: B-4042 (BRC-70210 (matrix)).
5208 Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble.
546  Sung in English.
500  Data derived from the Discography of American Historical Recordings.
5103 Discography of American Historical Recordings ǂu
500  Title from disc label.
5110 Russ Columbo.
7001 Ahlert, Fred, ǂd 1892-1953, ǂe composer.
7001 Columbo, Russ, ǂd 1908-1934, ǂe singer.
7001 Erdman, Fred, ǂe session supervisor.
7001 Shilkret, Nathaniel, ǂd 1889-1982, ǂe performer.
7001 Turk, Roy, ǂd 1892-1934, ǂe lyricist.
7001 Wetherald, Robert P., ǂe session supervisor.