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Recordings from the Tony Schwartz Collection

Recordings from the Tony Schwartz Collection       How We Remember       Sound Picture of New York       Columbus Day Parade       The Small Recorder       Sounds from New York       Favorite Sounds Major in Germany Calls and Whistles Music in Speech Rhythm of Words County Auctioneer Comment on Travel in the City West Side Woman’s Comment Housing Discrimination Owner of Paladium […]

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Van Morrison – Contractual Obligations (1968)

Van Morrison – Contractual Obligations (1968) After a pretty unhappy couple of years with his label Bang Records in the mid-60s, Van Morrison wanted out. They demanded he deliver some more short and poppy stuff like Brown Eyed Girl, while he wanted to release 11-minute renditions of lion impersonations (which he did on the album Saint […]

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The Huntley Archive-Photographs and Cape Town Jazz Recordings – 1964 – 1974

The Huntley Archive-Photographs and Cape Town Jazz Recordings – 1964 – 1974 Ian Bruce Huntley captured more than 1500 South African jazz-related images and recorded and preserved in excess of 56 hours of reel-to-reel audio of jazz performed in Cape Town over the period 1964-1974. This site aims to make Ian’s jazz archive accessible, opening a window on a little-known era,  an ‘underground’ scene […]