Are these still available? If so where can I get them?
On 4/5/2010 10:32 PM, David Weiner wrote:
> Three nice recent actual 78s are the EMI 100th anniversary acoustic
> disc by Roberto Alaagna from 1997; the 2000 HMV store issue of Edward
> Elgar's first 1931 recording made at Abbey Road backed by Robbie
> Williams "Millenium;" and the Cliff Richard HMV reproduction of his
> first recordings. The EMI uses the angel/gramophone label and the HMV
> has the color Nipper label that was in use in the 30s.
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "David Weiner" <[log in to unmask]>
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> Sent: Monday, April 05, 2010 10:32 AM
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Pressing 78s today & Audio Research URL
>> ----- Original Message ----- .I also once sold a BMG/Victor promo
>> vinyl 78 of The Original Dixieland Jazz Band,in a special picture
>> cover from the 199os
>> Hey Roger,
>> The ODJB disc is a microgroove 45, not a 78, though it looks like
>> one. BMG also did a similar Ellington disc of "Koko" backed with
>> "Cottontail" as a party promo for the 1999 Grammys. It has a red
>> Victor Batwing label, a design in use from 1908-1926. I have had/seen
>> several copies, which come in a velvet-lined (!) cardboard box..
>> Dave Weiner