Recommended Materials


TED WEEMS GREATEST HITS

Recordings from the 1930’s and 40’s including the top twenty hit “I Still Get a Thrill (Thinking Of You)”, “Highways are Happy Ways”, “It Was Only a Sun Shower” and “You’re the Cream in My Coffee”.
Collectors’ Choice # 174, 2001.


WALKING TO NEW ORLEANS

4 CD collection of Fats Domino recordings from 1949 and 1962 at J&M and Cosimo Recording Studios in New Orleans, LA and Master Recorders & Radio Recorders in Los Angeles, CA. Tracks include “Margie”, “Don’t Blame It On Me”, “My Blue Heaven”, “Ain’t That A Shame” and “Blueberry Hill”.
Capitol/EMI Records # 37374, 2002.


GENE AUSTIN: THE VOICE OF THE SOUTHLAND

25 “vintage” hits including the 1930 # 1 hit “Carolina Moon”, “My Bundle of Love”, “Ain’t She Sweet”, “Girl of my Dreams” and “Just Like Melody From Out of the Sky”.
Living Era # 5217, 1997.


CAB CALLOWAY AND HIS ORCHESTRA, VOL. 1: THE EARLY YEARS 1930-1934

4 CD set of Calloway recordings including “Margie”, “So Sweet”, “Mood Indigo”, “I’m Crazy “Bout My Baby” and “Creole Love Song”.
JSP # 908, 2001.


EDDIE CANTOR COCKTAIL HOUR

Eddie Cantor performs “Ma (He’s Making Eyes At Me)”, “When My Ship Comes In”, “What a Perfect Combination”, “Yes, Sir, That’s My Baby” and “There’s Nothing Too Good For My Baby”. Also included is the # 1 hit recording from 1921, “Margie”.
Columbia River Entertainment Group # 218025, 2000.