Friday’s Playlist (June 29) • More Grey Gull Jazz

Four more torrid titles by obscure little bands on the Grey Gull labels. These records have been the victim of so much discographical guesswork (ranging from plausible to just plain tin-ear stupid) that we’re not going to compound the problem here. Personnel: Unknown.

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JAZZOPATORS: Don’t Know and Don’t Care

New York: c. November 1929
Grey Gull 1803  (mx. 3741-A)

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NEW ORLEANS PEPSTERS: The Harlem Stomp Down

New York: c. January 1930
Van Dyke 81836 [= Grey Gull 1836]  (mx. 3844-A)

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MOONLIGHT REVELERS: Memphis Stomp

New York: c. August 1929
Grey Gull 1786  (mx. 3607-A)

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NICK NICHOLS’ ORCHESTRA: Breakin’ a Leg

New York: c. October 1929
Grey Gull 1820  (mx. 3700-A)

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