On Sun, Jun 18, 2017 at 2:49 PM, Thomas Stern <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> green silver label - says CHICAGO
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> Subject: [ARSCLIST] Folk Music Inc.
> Hello all,
> Folk Music Inc. seems to have been at least partly a "generic;" a label
> that provided knock off versions of current hits, played by no name
> artists, for a cheaper price. However, the selections are not uniformly
> drawn from the charts; from what I can tell, most of the "hits" covered are
> from 1951-52.
> Does anyone know where this label was based? For some reason I had always
> thought New Jersey, but actually the labels do not provide provenance, so
> I'm not sure where I got that idea.
> Uncle Dave Lewis