78’s a Go Go Go

Before the humble 45 rpm 7″ single, let alone the 12″ 33 1/3 rpm album, music was pressed on shellac, these records played at the phenomenal speed of 78 rpm

Delicate and easily broken, 1000’s of old and rare recording have over the years been lost, Andy Briggs is a self confessed collector of old gramophones and 78 records


Andy Briggs

Heard on Red Sands Radio since 2007 local band the ‘Trouser trumpets’ have taken much of their inspiration from 78’s