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The best thing to happen to campfires since split wood.
Some guys really know how to make an entrance. And…some need a little bit of help.
GRATEFUL ROOTS: Sittin’ On Top of the World
Today, we take a closer look at Popeye: sailor man, spinach enthusiast and quite possibly the first superhero to grace the funny pages?
Christian Friedrich Ludwig Buschmann was, perhaps, one of music’s great inventors…and, probably, one of 19th-century Germany’s worst neighbors.
For the first quarter of the 20th century, the xylophone was a studio engineer’s darling.
How a ten year-old song and a three year-old unpublished play combined to make movie history. Herman Hupfeld wrote As Time Goes By in 1931 ...
It’s funny to think it, but even Ol’ Blue Eyes had a first hit.
Basil Fomeen was a composer, arranger, conductor and very nearly a one-man band. Born Wasily Fomin in Kharkoff, Russia, Basil Fomeen headed the…Basil Fomeen ...
It’s been said that farmers felt the stock market crash of 1929 less than most. For them, the Depression had already started years before. ...
Just what she always wanted: Walter Scanlan on an Edison Blue Amberol Cylinder from 1928.
One of the fore-mothers of country music...plus yodeling!