Shellac Stack No. 168

Shellac Stack No. 168

Shellac Stack No. 168 jumps with Cab Calloway, parades with Paul Whiteman, and cakewalks with Hazel Gertrude Kinscella. We hear records by the Korn Kobblers, Ben Berlin, Nat Shilkret, Ted Weems, Leroy Montesanto, Olive Kline, and even a full-length “Junior Operetta” from c. 1923 in this musical children’s hour.

Shellac Stack No. 167

Shellac Stack No. 167

Shellac Stack No. 167 just rolls along (having its ups and downs) with “Hula Lou” and “Sioux City Sue!” We hear songs about Joe and enjoy a cheerful earful with Roy Smeck. We’ve also got records by Jimmie Lunceford, the Carolina Tar Heels, Nat Shilkret, Hum and Strum, and the Aaron Sisters.

Shellac Stack No. 164

Shellac Stack No. 164

Shellac Stack No. 164 shakes off the blues with a little help from bandleaders Billy James, Sam Lanin, Bob Haring, Cass Hagan, Fletcher Henderson, Art Landry and others. We enjoy novelty vocals from the Happiness Boys and Wendell Hall as well as hot jazz from the Georgia Melodians, the OM5 (that’s the Original Memphis Five), and more.

Shellac Stack No. 163

Shellac Stack No. 163

Shellac Stack No. 163 takes a road trip to visit with JiHoon Suk, who shares rare and interesting classical and operatic gems from his collection. From Alfred Dubois and Antonina Neshdanova to Enrico Caruso, Walter Gieseking, Meta Seinemeyer, Gregor Piatigorsky and more, it’s another entertaining variety hour!

Shellac Stack No. 161

Shellac Stack No. 161

Shellac Stack No. 161 gets some fun out of life with Dick Robertson, the Georgia Melodians, Jimmie Noone, Johnny Johnson, and Jay Wilbur’s Orchestra, even as our thoughts drift to Paris with the monks of the Saint-Pierre de Solesmes Abbey. Add Art Fowler (the Wizard of the Uke), Errol Garner, and Freddy Martin to the mix and you’ve got another musical variety hour on the Shellac Stack!

Shellac Stack No. 159

Shellac Stack No. 159

Shellac Stack No. 159 lays a few eggs with Ted Weems and Parker Gibbs. We hear a Stephen Foster song as recycled in a 1902 Broadway show; dance with Gene Kardos, Johnny Hamp, and Tom Timothy’s Frivolity Club Orchestra; and enjoy fine keyboard work by Billy Mayerl and Sister Slocum. Let the Shellac Stack serve you a tuneful potpourri!