Now Available On CD
Vocalist's Showcase Presenting Songs By :
AILEEN STANLEY - Early Jazz & Blues Recordings -
Vaudeville Favorite - ENCORE 2 EDITION
Aileen Stanley Encore 2
some of her 1st recordings and
includes recordings that are more blues and jazz oriented.
recordings from Ok, Edison, Pathť and Vocalion labels are included in this
The version of My Man recorded on Ok is
completely different than the well known version. It is a more cheerful
and upbeat version.
We have not heard this version
recorded by any other artist.
Our filtering process preserves the original sound and significantly
reduces surface noise and other
imperfections in the original source material.
was popular on records and in vaudeville.
Her stage appearances billed her as "The Phonograph Girl" and "The Girl
With The Personality".
This CD release includes most of her electrically recorded discs from the
mid 1920ís through the early 1930ís.
Her great personality and jazz style comes through very clearly in these
Stanley was born as Maude Elsie Aileen Muggeridge in
Illinois. In her childhood, with the urging
of her widowed mother,
she and her older brother Stanley sang and danced in
as Stanley and Aileen.
After her brother left the act she started performing solo, forming her
stage name by reversing the name of the old family billing.
Stanley performed on vaudeville and in
In 1920 she made a hit in
City in the review show "Silks And Satins".
She made the first of her numerous
the same year.
Throughout the 1920s she would record prolifically.
The majority of her records were for the
Talking Machine Company, but she also
recorded with other
studios in the
and others. Many of her records sold well at the time.
Stanley was said to have invested heavily in the
market, and was one of the many who lost
most of their money in the
Market Crash of 1929.
About 1931 she moved to
where she made more records for
from 1934 through 1937.
In her later years she worked as a singing teacher and vocal coach.
Aileen Stanley died in
1- MY LITTLE BIMBO DOWN ON THE BAMBO ISLE REC
8/1920 - VIC 18691A
2- BROADWAY BLUES REC 8/1920 - VIC 18691B
3- I'VE GOT THE BLUES FOR OLD KENTUCKY HOME
REC 10/1920 - VIC 18703A
4- SINGIN' THE BLUES TILL MY DADDY COMES HOME
REC 10/1920 - VIC 18703B
5- WHATCHA GONNA DO WHEN THERE AINíT NO JAZZ
REC 10/1920 - OK 4221
6- LOOK WHAT YOUíVE DONE WITH DANGEROUS EYES
REC 10/1920 - OK 4221
7- SHE WALKS IN HER HUSBANDS SLEEP REC 12/1920
- EDISON 50729
8- SCANDINAVIA REC 2/1921 - EDISON 50761
9- MY MAMMY REC 2/1921 OK 4275A
10- GONE ARE THE DAYS REC 2/1921 OK 4275B
11- MY MAN REC 5/1921 OK 4326A
12- IíVE GOT THE TRAVELING CHOO CHOO BLUES
5/1921 OK 4326B
13- IíM NOBODYíS GAL REC 7/1921 PATH… 020621
14- ANNA IN INDIANA REC 7/1921 PATH… 020621
15- ALL BY MYSELF REC 5/1921 - VIC 18774A
16- HOME AGAIN BLUES REC 4/1921 - VIC 18760B
17- I WONDER WHERE MY SWEET DADDY'S GONE REC
5/1921 - VIC 18784B
18- I'VE GOT THE JOY'S REC 8/1921 - VIC 18799A
19- SWEET INDIANA HOME REC 6/1922 - VIC 18922A
20- DIXIE HIGHWAY REC 6/1922 - VIC 18935A
21- LOUISIANA REC 5/1923 - VOCALION A4614
22- IíLL HOP SKIP & JUMP INTO MAMMY ARMíS REC
5/1923 - VOCALION B4614
23- ON THE ISLE OF WICKI WACKI WOO REC 6/1923
- EDISON 51207