Thursday, September 20, 2018
Tony Schwartz: City Pitchmen
From his album,
Millions of Musicians
(Folkways Records, 1954). Mr Schwartz wandered around recording audio on the street, like a birdwatcher. Here's an example of some of the more colorful species.
Some of these clips begin with a little speed-up noise. Apparently, Mr Schwartz assembled his collage by recording satellite players into a master deck-- no cutting/splicing.