Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Kansas City

Shewry Stamper and the Virginians

Kansas City
(Lieber -sic- & Stollar -sic again)
Armo Music Corp. BMI

A Pat Montaine production

Page Records


The Page label was already active as early as 1949. Al & Ernie Page owned the company at 203 Maple Avenue, Johnstown, Pa. Red Belcher and the Kentucky Ridgerunners, of WWVA Wheeling W. Va. cut four sides for Page Records that year. The label produced, as it was then written on the 78 rpm labels, "Authenic -sic-Polka & Folk Music".

Reactivated in the early sixties, the label released a dozen of singles and several albums, among which 'The Wonderful Slovak Songs of Christmas' and dulcimer player Patty Looman

Shewry Stamper and the Virginians are offering here a somewhat unusual cover of the classic song penned by Leiber and Stoller.
This record is listed in the Rockin' Country Style website.


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