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Chicago Rhythm Kings
Here are some Austin High Gang recordings with a very young Gene Krupa inspiring them with his driving beat on the drums. Eddie Condon does the vocal on There’ll Be Some Changes Made. —by Verne Buland




Recording Date

Recording Location

Baby, Won’t You Please Come Home?
(Clarence Williams / Charles Warfield )
4-28-1928 Chicago, Illinois Brunswick
80064 A
Friars Point Shuffle
Eddie Condon / Red McKenzie )
4-28-1928 Chicago, Illinois UHCA 61
I’ve Found A New Baby
(Jack Palmer / Spencer Williams)
4-4-1928 Chicago, Illinois Brunswick
There’ll Be Some Changes Made
(Billy Higgins / W. Benton Overstreet)
4-4-1928 Chicago, Illinois Brunswick

Chicago Rhythm Kings



Elinor Charier Vocals
Eddie Condon Guitar, Vocals
Gene Krupa Drums
Jim Lannigan Tuba
Red McKenzie Vocals
Mezz Mezzrow Tenor Saxophone
Muggsy Spanier Cornet
Joe Sullivan Piano
Frank Teschemacher Clarinet


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