1938 METRONOME Jazz Swing Magazine LARRY CLINTON cover


March 1938

58 pages



YOUR TELLING US (Letters from Readers to the Editors) "You Can't Limit Us to 54 Dollars!" - Branding Local 802's Resolution to Spread Employment Unconstitutional... AFM Moves to License All Records Toscanini Cancels Contract Because of Nazis Kemp's Band in Crash "I'd Sure Like My Own Band" -Krupa Leaders and Pluggers Reach Last Round MusicPapers Don't Give Swing a Break Really Good Musicians Few, Claims Critic "Tell Me What's on My Mind!" Begs Hampton Some Founding Fathers of Tin Pan Alley Slip Horn Developed from Trumpet Tuning Slide (How the Trombone was Born) Can a Swing band Sell a Show? An Englishman Looks at Jack Teagarden Rhumba Rhythm as She is Played DANCE BAND REVIEWS - Bert Block; Rudolf Friml Jr.; Julie Wintz ROASTS & TOASTS IMPRE SS ION S in WAX "Plugs Don't Help Younng Pluggers!" Tut, Tut, You Trumpet Hounds DI SCu ss ion s TOP TUNES ON THE AIR WORDS WITHOUT MUSIC Course in Modrn Harmony by Otto Cesana Teddy Wilson's Piano Pointers by Teddy Wilson The Psychology of Jam Sesions by Joe Marsala Tips and Quips for Saxists by Eddie Miller (Bob Crosby Band) Swing Saxist Sits in with Toscanini by Johnny Howard Chicago Hotels Still Balk at Line Fee Local 47 Purges Self of Contractors More Musicians
... read more