Memorial Day V-Discs 05/28/2019

Memorial Day V-Discs Jazz Journey 05/28/2019

I have the V-Discs on CD from different sources: a Time/Warner box set called, “V-Disc, The Songs That Went To War”, V-Disc Story, and V-Disc Era 1943-1949.  If you look for them you can find collections of remastered, digitized V-Discs.


Paul Robeson – I’m Goin’ To Tell God All My Troubles

Catalina Sextette – Now Hear This


Duke Ellington – Warm Valley

Randy Brooks – A Night At The Deuces

Charlie Shavers, Don Byas & Nat Jaffe


Taps Miller and Harry “Sweets” Edison – High Tide (I Ain’t Mad At You)

Roy Eldridge, Ernie Caceres & Specs Powell – Roy Meets Horn

Dave Matthews & His V-Disc Jammers – Five O’Clock Drag


Helen Ward & Red Norvo – Too Marvelous For Words

Jimmy Dorsey – Grand Central Gateway

Eddie Condon, Miff Mole & PeeWee Russell – Ballin’ The Jack

Ella Fitzgerald & The Ink Spots – Cow Cow Boogie

Clark Terry & His Section Eights – Billy’s Bounce

Etta Jones – Blow Top Blues

Louis Jordan & His Tympany 5 – Ration Blues

Sidney Bechet – V-Disc Blues



Peggy Lee – I Get The Blues When It Rains

Ray Nance & Taft Jordan – It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing)

Peanuts Hucko –  Peanut Butter

Gene Krupa – Liza

Loumell Morgan Trio – Take Me Out To The Ballgame

Paul Nero – The Hot Canary

Les Paul – How High The Moon

Ella Fitzgerald – That’s Rich


Don Redman – Pistol Packin’ Mama

Anita O’Day – Ooh, Hot Dawg

The Mills Brothers – Till Then

Louis Jordan – I’m Gonna Move To The Outskirts of Town


Buddy Clark – How Little We Know

Oran “Hot Lips” Page – The Sheik Of Araby

Glenn Miller Orchestra – When Johnny Comes Marching Home