"Rock's greatest photo"

Mark Roberts postmaster at robertstech.com
Mon Nov 11 23:51:30 EST 2019


Dale H. Cook wrote:

>On 11/11/2019 6:41 PM, Larry Colen wrote:
>
>> 78RPM?
>
>Larry -
>
>You must be a young whippersnapper. Paul said vinyl, and 78s are almost 
>always shellac. The major exceptions were 78s pressed during and shortly 
>after WWII, when shellac was in short supply, and some were pressed in 
>vinyl. :-)

Those shellac discs were notoriously fragile. For example, if you were
to be at a party and accidentally sit on a pile of 78's by the famed
Scots accordionist Jimmy Shands you would certainly earn the wrath of
Richard Thompson: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_eNbmcVXtRM

 
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