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"Now my consolation is in the stardust of a song"

“Now my consolation is in the stardust of a song”

— Mitchell Parish, lyricist,

Stardust, 1929.

Hoagy Carmichael composer,

written 1927

Sometimes I wonder…

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Happy 117th Birthday, Hoagy Carmichael! (11/22/1899)

Happy 117th Birthday, Hoagy Carmichael! Carmichael, a Gennett Walk of Fame inductee, was born on 11/22/1899. Hitch’s Happy Harmonists, one of his first recordings, recorded ‘Boneyard Shuffle’ in Richmond on May 19, 1925. 36 more words

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November 22 in history

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November 11th in Gennett History, 1927: Emil Seidel and his Orchestra Recorded “Together, We Two”

November 11th in Gennett History, 1927: Emil Seidel and his Orchestra recorded “Together, We Two” in Richmond.  The recording appeared on Gennett 6324, Champion 15400, and Superior 300 and featured Cliff Williams (vox & d), Byron Smart (c), Oscar Rossberg (tb), Dick Kent, Gene Woods, and Maurice Bennett (sax), Hoagy Carmichael and Emil Seidel (p), Don Kimmell (g/bjo), and Paul Brown (bs). 13 more words

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October 31st in Gennett History, 1927: Hoagy Carmichael and His Pals Recorded "Star Dust"

October 31st in Gennett History, 1927: Hoagy Carmichael and His Pals recorded “Star Dust” in Richmond. It appeared on Gennett 6311 and Sentry 4011. The recording featured Hoagy Carmichael (v, c, & p), Byron Smart (c), Oscar Rossberg (tb), Gene Woods (as), Dick Kent (as), Maurice Bennett (ts), Don Kimmell (g/bjo), Emil Seidel (p), Paul Brown (bs), and Cliff Williams (d). 46 more words

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To Have and Have Not (Howard Hawks, USA, 1944)

A Casablanca (Michael Curtiz, USA, 1942) knock-off, with a poor imitation of an Ilsa and Victor Lazlo sub-plot that threatens to drag the film down in the last half, and still one of the most entertaining films of all time. 513 more words

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