Re: [RedHotJazz] Re: Bix Beiderbecke and Cab Calloway & kazoolips
- It could just be old advertising copy being sent out by an agent not
apprised of the current situation. Remember also that at this time
bandleaders were sending out ³second bands² all the time (Hendersonia¹ has
a whole chapter on Fletcher Henderson¹s various second bands) and that
notions of misrepresentation were perhaps more elastic in those days.
on 21/07/2009 07:52, Michael Rader at Rader.Michael@... wrote:
> Since you ask for opinions, the link between Calloway and the Alabamians could[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
> have been created by anyone involved: The band itself, its management or even
> the ballroom. Actually the last, I'd guess, is most likely, since the ballroom
> could always claim it thought that Calloway was still with the Alabamians. The
> others would have known better and could be accused of misrepresentation.