By Marv Goldberg
More Than phrases Can Say uncovers the mythos and origins of the Ink Spots, from the dramatic tales of discovering the band identify, to the handfuls of people who nonetheless declare to be unique participants of the gang. Goldberg interviews many of the singers, musicians, and arrangers linked to the unique Ink Spots who supply worthwhile first-hand money owed of the group.
The ebook discusses the musical atmosphere of the Ink Spots, together with the ASCAP/BMI struggle, fuel rationing, warfare of the list Speeds, vinyl shortages, and all of the court cases. also, Goldberg has searched tirelessly via Billboard journal and theater studies to get a feeling of the Ink Spots' modern reception. additionally integrated is a bibliography of resources and an entire alphabetical directory of Ink Spots recordings published on Decca or Victor labels.
A attention-grabbing tale packed with excellently researched info and fascinating anecdotes, Goldberg's textual content brings out the "authentic" tale of the Ink Spots, from their origins within the early Thirties during the tumultuous recording international of Forties and Fifties America.
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