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Category Archives: 1923

In the 50th episode of The Talking Machine we listen to Victor 19002 which features the International Novelty Orchestra being international with “La Paloma” and “O Sole Mio”, the latter featuring a vocal by Alfredo Cibelli. Also: old and slow.

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An enigmatic record this week as we listen to Victor 19200 featuring “One Hour of Love” and “Nights in the Woods” performed by the David H. Silverman Orchestra. Also: comedy.

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This week we listen to Victor 19151 featuring “I Love You” performed by Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, and “The Life of a Rose” performed by Charles Dornberger and His Orchestra. Also: HELMET

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This week on The Talking Machine we listen to Victor 19121 featuring “I Love Me” performed by the International Novelty Orchestra and “No No Nora” performed by the Benson Orchestra of Chicago under the direction of Don Bestor. Also: Car.

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Hey waltz fans, we’re back with two more this week. We listen to Victor 19189 featuring “Lonesome and Blue” and “When Lights Are Low” performed by the Benson Orchestra of Chicago under the direction of Don Bestor. Also: ups and downs.

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This week we listen to Victor 19017 featuring “Honeymoon Chimes” performed by the International Novelty Orchestra and “Waltzing the Blues” performed by Victor Arden Phil Ohman and their Orchestra. Also: a long tirade ostensibly about watches.

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This week we listen to Victor 19069 featuring “When Will the Sun Shine for Me” performed by the International Novelty Orchestra and “Gone (But Still in My Heart)” by the Great White Way Orchestra. Also: non-music listenings.

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This week we listen to Victor 19201 featuring “Dream Daddy” and “The Only Girl” as performed by Jack Chapman and His Drake Hotel Orchestra (with a vocal solo on side A by Raymond Davis). Also: Sharpie tattoos.

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Happy Thanksgiving! Today we very gratefully listen to Victor 18993 featuring two (okay, three-ish) songs by the Great White Way Orchestra: “Who Cares” and a medley of “Time Will Tell” and “Jimmie” from the Broadway musical “Sally, Irene, and Mary”. Also: I am thankful for… something?

UPDATE: When I first posted this podcast I accidentally uploaded the wrong file. I have fixed it. If you downloaded it before, delete it and download it again to get the right file.

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Still sick, so still brief this week as we listen to Victor 19043 featuring “By the Shalimar” and “Sweet One” performed by Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra. Also: Not much else.

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