Old cylinder recordings (1890-1920) archive now online...

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whoa, a lot to dig through there - the podcasts page looks like a great start, thanks!

The Complainte of Ray Tabano, Tuesday, 20 January 2015 03:46 (two years ago) Permalink

New BBC series Sound Of Song is relevant to this thread, recreating old recording devices. Episode 1 is on iPlayer.

nate woolls, Tuesday, 20 January 2015 07:28 (two years ago) Permalink

Other thread with related info is: What is Country?

with most important relevant link to here:
http://www.aes.org/aeshc/docs/recording.technology.history/notes.html

Mike j'Abo (James Redd and the Blecchs), Sunday, 25 January 2015 22:24 (two years ago) Permalink

Original link still works!

Mark G, Sunday, 25 January 2015 22:31 (two years ago) Permalink

Sorry, wasn't thinking about original link just repurposing thread a little to be links to old time recording methods references, such as the Audio Engineering Society Recording Technology History page I just linked to, since I was not aware of some such other thread.

Mike j'Abo (James Redd and the Blecchs), Monday, 26 January 2015 00:10 (two years ago) Permalink

eight months pass...

NY Times profile of WFMU's gramophone/cylinders specialist (and a high-school classmate of yrs truly) Mike Cumella:

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/10/18/nyregion/a-gramophone-dj-cranks-up-the-volume.html

skateboards are the new combover (Dr Morbius), Saturday, 17 October 2015 05:10 (one year ago) Permalink

two weeks pass...

And the original UCSB archive site has been updated.

http://cylinders.library.ucsb.edu/index.php

Ned Raggett, Friday, 6 November 2015 17:52 (one year ago) Permalink

also related, at IU-Bloomington:

http://news.iu.edu/releases/iu/2015/10/media-digitization-preservation-initiative-opening.shtml

sleeve, Friday, 6 November 2015 17:55 (one year ago) Permalink

nine months pass...

Meantime, there's this -- Archeophone has a lot of good stuff in their catalog.

http://archeophone.com/catalogue/waxing-the-gospel/

Ned Raggett, Tuesday, 9 August 2016 14:39 (one year ago) Permalink


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