[78-L] Sonny Greer - Matrix with a W

Julian Vein julianvein at blueyonder.co.uk
Thu May 19 13:55:01 PDT 2011

On 19/05/2011 21:04, Malcolm - Venerable Music wrote:
> Thanks Ron - but wouldn't this still be a reprocessing as the other copy has
> the same matrix number without the W?? So the Western Electric affect would
> have been added to only some pressings. If it was recorded twice, wouldn't
> we have 2 different matrix numbers?
> Also, was this difference only on the Vocalion issues, or did the American
> Columbia and foreign pressings also issue a non-Western Electric version??
> Julian's copy is a foreign pressing and has the Western Electric symbol as
> well.
> Anyhow, it's an interesting mystery.
> Malcolm
Rust's JR3 shows Vocalion 3012 as a dub on both sides. Lord doesn't list it.

      Julian Vein

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