Double vinyl LP. Original soundtrack to THE 78 PROJECT MOVIE including one-of-a-kind recordings by extraordinary artists not available anywhere else. Artists include two Grammy-winning and six Grammy-nominated artists and one Emmy-winning composer. THE 78 PROJECT is on a journey across America to make one-of-a-kind 78 RPM records with musicians in their hometowns using a 1930s Presto direct-to-disc recorder. with one microphone. with one blank disc. in one three-minute take. Inspired by folklorist Alan Lomax, THE 78 PROJECT celebrates the artistry and craft that captured America's musical forms of a century ago, exploring the deep historical significance of American folk songs in the process. in Tennessee, Mississippi, California, Louisiana, these folk singers, punk rockers, gospel and Cajun singers from THE 78 PROJECT MOVIE share their lives through intimate performances, and find in that adventure a new connection to our cultural legacy.
Each record is protected within its record sleeve by a white vellum anti-dust sleeve.
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