Guitar on Record: The Early History of Recorded Sound and Acoustic Instruments

From the July 2018 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY MAC RANDALL Just over 100 years ago, on March 26, 1917, the Original Dixieland Jass Band’s “Livery Stable Blues,” backed with “Dixieland Jass Band One-Step,” was released. It’s generally regarded as the first jazz record, although its primacy has long been debated by scholars. What’s much less disputed is … Continue reading Guitar on Record: The Early History of Recorded Sound and Acoustic Instruments