[78-L] turntable hum mystery

J. E. Knox rojoknox at metroeast.org
Thu Nov 8 16:29:05 PST 2012

Greetings from FixitLand!

Joe Salerno wrote:

> ...Later I was thinking I was hearing much hum from the records. Surely 
> they didn't record that much hum in so many records did they?

ARC products recorded in New York in 1932-33 frequently have some audible (but low-level) hum. Good example is Fletcher Henderson's "Can You Take It?" -- listen to the alternate take from the Henderson Columbia album C-30 (35671).

Take care,

J. E. Knox "The Victor Freak"

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