Louis Armstrong goes Polynesian

Here’s a couple tropical Louis Armstrong sides from 1936

Louis Armstrong with The Polynesians On A Cocoanut Island b/w To You Sweetheart Aloha Decca 914 a/B (DLA 582/DLA 581) 8/18/36

Decca 914 A (DLA 582) Decca 914 B (DLA 581)

Wednesday May 13th, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra on Blue Wax

Here’s a “Royal Blue” 78 record (a novelty Columbia introduced for a while from 1932 to 1935) of Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra. Recorded on 1/25/32

Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea b/w Kickin’ the Gong Around Columbia 2600-d (152086/152087)

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Thursday April 23rd, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments »