It was a short trip from Atantic City, NJ ....

by Albert Haim

.... to the studios of the Victor Talking Machine Co. in Camden, NJ. On Aug 9, 1920 the Whiteman orchestra recorded four numbers. The first two -The Japanese Sandman and Avalon- and the last -Whispering- were rejected. The third, Wang-Wang Blues was mastered and issued as Vic 18984.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang_Wang_Blues#/media/File:Wang_Wang_Blues_Whiteman_18694.jpg

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/1/15/Wang_Wang_Blues_Paul_Whiteman_sheet_music_1921.jpg

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tySRYe1g7RI

Albert


Posted on Jun 14, 2017, 10:46 AM

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