Jerry Byrd's first recording session!  

"Sophisticated Hula / My Little Grass Shack In Kealakekua, Hawaii" 
The Happy Valley Boys  

Jerry Byrd (as Gerry Byrd) - Steel Guitar  
Ernie Cornelison - Guitar  
Recorded 10/09/1940  
Atlanta Georgia  
Bluebird B-8776   

Today I’m thrilled to be able to share…

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Sol Hoopii "Sweet Leilani" RARE Alternate Take "A"

"Sweet Leilani" RARE take A 
Sol Hoopii 

The Sol Hoopii 1935 Brunswick recording of Leilani is perhaps his most common 78 RPM issue due in large to its inclusion in Columbia’s extremely popular “Hookani Pila Hawaii” C-19 album set. That…

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