GENE GREENE (The Ragtime King) 1911 *KING OF THE BUNGALOOS* On Victor V Phonograph

Recorded and released in 1911 on a single sided Victor patents label record this is the elusive early comedian, Gene Greene ("The Ragtime King") singing his signature song, "King Of The Bungaloos" and played on one of my Victor type V Talking Machines with original oak Victor horn. Greene only recorded 10 sides for Victor that were released and sales for all were poor. His songs were a little weird and his pioneering "scat singing" surely was considered strange in its day. In nearly 25 years of collectin