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#522 (Week of 6/9/07 - 6/15/07)

SPOTLIGHT ON THE MODERN (MUSIC) LABEL

Above: Clipping from Billboard Music Yearbook 1946. Modern (Music), located in Los Angeles/Hollywood, was operated and owned by the Bihari's... Saul as President, Joe and Jules as Vice Presidents, Lester as head of Sales Promotions. The name Modern Music was changed to Modern Records in January 1948.



           That's The Boogie -
Three Bits Of Rhythm -
Modern Music MM118B - 1946

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           I'd Like To Know You Better Than I Do -
The Commanders -
Modern 20-567B - 1948

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           Sleepy Time Gal -
The Ebonaires -
Modern 20-656B - 1949

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Above: Two more label designs for Modern Music... (Left) 1946 and (Right) 1947.

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